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Obama Campaign iPhone App

As most of you know, we at Computer Courage are quite fond of our iPhones and the applications that can be downloaded for the iPhone.   We’re currently using a slew of new applications such as WootWatch, Facebook 2.0, Sportacular, and FlyCast (listen to radio over WiFi or cellular network – very cool!) Barack Obama says...
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AVG Power Tip – Disable Notifications

As our loyal customers know, we at Computer Courage are big fans fo AVG Antivirus Free Edition.  We also like to educate everyone about viruses, spyware, and virus removal. Some of our customers have been complaining about AVG’s update warnings recently.  Sure enough, we’ve also noticed that AVG doesn’t always manage to successfully update its...
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Get Big Discounts on Dell and Other Computer Stuff @ GotApex.com

With the cost of everything rising through the roof, everyone is looking for a good discount.  I’ve been meaning to share one of my favorite resources for a while now – GotApex.com.  GotApex, which has a very strange name, is one of those discount sites on the internet that scours for coupons and deals and...
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Upgrade Advice – Mozy Internet Backup 1.0 for Mac released

Anyone who has had an in-home appointment with the Computer Courage team knows that we take backup seriously.  We believe in a two-way backup – one local, hard drive backup coupled with one internet-based backup.  Our favorite online backup is Mozy.  Mozy offers users a free 2 gigabyte account, a $5 per month account with...
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Tips on Switching from Windows to Mac

Computer Courage loves Mac and PC.  We troubleshoot, educate, backup, secure, and optimize both systems.  We’ve written in the past about Windows Vista vs OS X Leopard.  While Windows is still king in the market percentage game, especially for low budget users and businesses, Macs have been making extraordinary gains in market share, especially in...
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Antivirus Guide – What Are Viruses and Spyware – A Definition

Just about everyone who runs Windows runs antivirus and antispyware products.  As you know, Computer Courage spends a lot of time helping people choose the best antivirus and helping people upgrade to free antivirus. You know you need to avoid viruses and spyware, but do you know what they are and why?  This article will...
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DropSend – Send Large Attachments Easily (and for free) (Mac and PC)

Ever been frustrated trying to send a large file by attachments?  We’ve had a lot of clients and friends asking about sending large files recently, so I wanted to share an awesome program with you all. The problem: E-mail was never designed to handle sending large attachments.  Most servers have limits on how large a...
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