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By Paul Gorski Columnist Android v5 (5.0.1, 5.0.2 or 5.1 depending on your device) is Google’s most recent update to its popular smartphone and tablet operating system. I have tested with the various v5 subversions and I...
- Posted May 19, 2015
By Paul Gorski Columnist I’ll open this with a disclaimer: I do not work for the Rock River Times; I volunteer my articles as a community service. Also, this allows the publisher to take issue with my political...
- Posted May 9, 2015
By Paul Gorski Columnist The new LG G Flex 2 smartphone is at U.S. Cellular and it stands out among the growing number of large smartphones in today’s phone market. It stands out because it is a large,...
- Posted April 20, 2015
By Paul Gorski Do I need Java on my computer? Most likely not. Java is a programming language that is used to develop programs that run on Windows, Mac and Linux computers or may be integrated into...
- Posted February 13, 2015
By Paul Gorski Ron Clewer, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority, recently “called for a community discussion to develop a strategy for housing that will address poor quality housing, quality affordable housing and locations where residents want...
- Posted February 4, 2015
By Paul Gorski Adobe Systems Incorporated (http://www.adobe.com/) recently acknowledged a serious security bug In Adobe Flash Player v.126.96.36.1997 and earlier for Windows and Macintosh. This flaw could “cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take...
- Posted January 27, 2015
By Paul Gorski I am not sure what inspired me, but I searched The Rock River Times’ archive for “energy saving light bulbs” and did not find a matching article, so I decided to write an article...
- Posted January 21, 2015
By Paul Gorski Google will not be offering security updates to millions of Android smartphone users, according to Thomas Fox-Brewster at Forbes.com. Brewster claims: “Android smartphone owners who aren’t running the latest version of their operating system...
- Posted January 14, 2015
By Paul Gorski Smartphone rates for shared and individual contract plans are dropping like a rock. It seems every month or so one of the major carriers offers yet even lower contract plan rates, even offering to...
- Posted January 7, 2015
By Paul Gorski I received two emails from readers in the past few weeks asking for advice about their malware-infected Macs. Yes, Macs can get malware, usually a drive-by browser add-on from an infected website. All you...
- Posted December 30, 2014