Like Rose Computers Newsletter on Facebook
View this email in your browser

Like what you see here? Check us out on Facebook and Twitter for more!

From Lonnie Rose:

Virginia Business Magazine: For more than 25 years, Virginia Business has been an excellent source about news around Virginia, and is delivered right to your inbox. There's a free app for smartphones and tablets to read the magazine at no charge.
Long-time Lynchburgers will recognize this guy: Don't miss the Leggett's Mechanical Santa on display at the Lynchburg Museum through January. He's a piece of local Holiday History!
Lynchburg does Christmas right with a parade, lots of Christmas displays, the Virginia Christmas Spectacular, Mistletoe Market, and dozens of other holiday events to help you get in the spirit with family and friends. Check out these events featured by the News and Advance. 

Be Safe Shopping Online - Avoid Scams!

Holiday internet scams may point you to risky sites, download malware that can harm your computer, or request your information for phony giveaways, charities, and 'deals.'
Check out this Fox News clip about cyber scams, and read these tips from to help you make smart choices about your web adventures this holiday season.

De-crapify Your New Computer

Anyone in your family getting a new computer or laptop for Christmas? If you buy from us, your computer won't come with all those annoying 'free trial' games, PC-slowing software you don't want, and 'BUY ME" anti-virus pop-ups. But if you buy somewhere else, you can unclutter your new PC with Decrap. Download the free program, and watch your computer performance and experience improve. 

Amazon Drone Delivery

"Prime Air vehicles will be as normal as seeing mail trucks on the road today," Amazon Prime announced on its website Sunday, speaking of the new hovercraft delivery drones it is developing to enable almost immediate delivery of customer orders. So on Cyber Monday in 2015, you might have packages delivered to your doorstep Jetsons style by flying robots. 

Intel Tech 101: Free Computing Courses

Want to learn more about computing? From the components that make up the machines you use every day, to how wireless technology works, Intel has created a crash course in computing for the everyday user

Quick and Easy Way to Troubleshoot, Repair, or Restore Windows 8

Windows 8 makes it easy to speed up your computer with the Refresh feature, which clears out all those temporary files that can bog your system down. Don't have Windows 8? Contact us or submit a service request to find out how you can upgrade. If you have Windows XP, now is the time to upgrade, before Microsoft ends support for your operating system
The classic 3D Pinball - Cadet Game was once the most popular game on Windows XP, but was removed from later versions of Windows. Now you can play it again as Pinball Star, available in the Windows 8.1 app store. 

Link and Access All Your Cloud Accounts in One Place

Your smartphone, laptop, and desktop computers may use cloud services like Skydrive, Google Drive, Amazon S3, DropBox, Box, and SugarSync to save device space or make files accessible on-the-go. Wouldn't it be great if you could manage and/or access all of your files across all of these services simultaneously? Now you can with MultCloud, an app with a single log-in for all six of these services. 
Fun Christmas Tool: Click here for a Countdown to the Big Day!
Copyright © 2013 Rose Computers, All rights reserved.

unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp