Why You Should Upgrade Your Computer From Windows XP Now?

  Microsoft is no longer supporting XP, it finally happened on April 8 2014.  The Windows XPocalypse, coined by Chris Hoffman of PCWorld, is finally upon us. Microsoft has supported Windows XP since 2001 and at the time support for the OS stopped it was still the second most popular operating system around the world. Many computer users will now …

Is Apple Planning on Converging Mac OS X and iOS Into One OS?

  Recently there have been rumors of what the new Mac OS will look like in the future. Since the introduction of the iPhone, one argument that always comes up is that Apple should merge its desktop and mobile operating systems into a single product. Whether Apple will move to merge the operating systems or keep iOS and Mac OS …

iComputer Mac and PC Repair and IT Support at Thrive in Cherry Creek

      Open February 18th 2014 iComputer is delighted to announce that we will be opening a second location with our friends at Thrive Community in Cherry Creek Denver.  Thrive is a newly renovated   business workspace for professionals and entrepreneurs.  Thrive’s sleek and modern   business center and shared office at 201 Milwaukee Street in Denver is the perfect backdrop …

VMware Fusion 6 Professional vs. VMware Fusion 6

Which one is right for you? VMware has been overshadowed in the past by Parallels for running Windows virtual machines on the Mac OS, a mainly consumer market, consisting of home users. However VMware gained notoriety in the enterprise market for the past 15 years by providing professional level desktop and server virtualization software.  VMware’s focus is on providing virtualization tools ...

Cloud Archive: What is it?

Understanding different types of cloud archiving and their benefits.     A cloud archiving service for your business data is important if you want to maintain long-term data retention as well as compliance and security standards in line with data regulations.       Some important factors to consider for a cloud archive back up are:   The data must …

Windows 8 Cheat Sheet

This is a little cheat sheet will show you how to get the most out of the new Start screen and its apps, the Desktop, the new Charms bar, Internet Explorer 10 and other new features and apps. Also provided are reference charts listing useful touch-screen gestures and keyboard shortcuts. Note: If you want to get the most out of …

Computer Upgrade Services for Apple and PC Laptops and Desktops

  If your Mac or PC computer is not running the way it used to you may need a hardware or software upgrade.  You can save yourself a lot of money by upgrading your laptop or desktop hardware components or OS, instead of replacing your entire computer.  A simple ram or hard drive, maybe even a solid state drive upgrade …