Five K and YVN will never ask for your login information via email.

If you receive emails requesting your username and password for any online service, you can be sure that it is a Phishing Attempt (Wikipedia).

Follow this guide when dealing with personal information on the Web: antiphishing.org

Five K and YVN will never send you emails with attachments
If you receive emails asking you to run an attachment to "Fix" your account settings, you can be sure that this is some form of malware. - Do not open it.



Computer repair in Yakima
PC repair in Yakima
Yakima Network Trouble
Yakima Phone Sales
Yakima Phone & Data Cabling

Tech News

ZDNet News
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:12:05 -0700
Microsoft corrects Windows XP/Security Essentials bug [UPDATED] A bad update caused users of many Microsoft security products, not just Security Essentials, to experience "interrupted service". The latest update fixes the problem.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:51:05 -0700
Apple v. Samsung, part deux: Experts quibble over what the survey really says Yeah, this is still happening.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:52:05 -0700
Hands on with Ubuntu 14.04: The best Ubuntu desktop ever I still find Ubuntu with Unity the best desktop of all for users who don't know computers and just want something easy to use.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:39:05 -0700
Samsung's fingerprint flop latest biometric cautionary tale Samsung's Galaxy S5 latest to signal that biometrics still not a solid answer on authentication

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:00:00 -0700
3D printing: Don't believe all the hype The technology is interesting, but the novelty will eventually wear off.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:15:05 -0700
LinkedIn surpasses 300 million users, wants 3.3 billion But 300 million is not nearly enough for LinkedIn as the professional social network sets its eyes on the entire global workforce.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:42:05 -0700
Blu-ray archiving for the enterprise Now that Facebook and - I believe - Amazon's Glacier are using Blu-ray for long-term archival storage, perhaps your company should too. Here's some options

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:38:04 -0700
Why infrastructure will drive tomorrow's retail store experience Retailers are constantly seeking technologies to both bolster customer experience and increase efficiency. To execute this vision of in-store experiences powered by technology, retailers need to leverage the critical skill sets of both business leaders and infrastructure and operations professionals.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:06:05 -0700
Does AMD have what it takes to make a recovery? Now that the company seems stabilized, having put behind it the catastrophic losses it was posting a few years ago, AMD needs to turn things around. And I believe it has what it takes.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:40:10 -0700
AMD's plan to get back into the black? Fix the internal IT culture, and fast AMD's chief information officer tells ZDNet how his company's efforts to compete amid financial downturn rest on its innovation efforts, because the chipmaker can't innovate without a solid internal IT system.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:55:00 -0700
Chrome: the great mobile equalizer The Chrome browser is available on most every mobile platform. That makes it the obvious choice for multi-platform online work.

Link to Article...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:02:05 -0700
How to speak geek and influence nerds. Wait…what? David Gewirtz received an email message with the subject "How to Speak Geek and Influence Nerds." He responds, oh so gently. Yep, this one will leave a mark.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:29:05 -0700
Weibo makes debut on Nasdaq, lowers shares offer Trading under the ticker WB, the Chinese microblogging service cuts its shares offer to 16.8 million at US$17 each, due to concerns over slowing user growth and slowing U.S. IPO market.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:12:06 -0700
Chinese airline to offer free inflight Wi-Fi service Air China, the country’s national flag carrier, said more passengers will soon be able to enjoy free broadband browsing services at 32,000 feet after a successful trial run on Wednesday.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:20:05 -0700
5 lessons from the service-oriented architecture trenches SOA is great for large enterprises, but not for small teams -- and four other nuggets of advice from a seasoned SOA veteran.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:31:05 -0700
Lenovo rolls out Flex 2 convertible laptops, A540 all-in-one desktop PC The computer giant has also announced the B50, G50, Z40, and Z50 notebooks, all starting under $600.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:05:05 -0700
Microsoft highlights big-data, analytics projects at TechFair research fair Microsoft is highlighting some of its big-data and analytics projects at this week's TechFair research fair.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:29:05 -0700
Michaels Stores confirms data breach, 3 million cards affected The company said in January it learned of the breach and hired security firms to investigate. Michaels also said that it has contained the incident and the malware isn't a threat.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0700
Salesforce hits 1.5 million developer mark, simplifies documentation The company launched Salesforce Developers, which aims to make it easier to find documentation, peer help, and other resources.

Link to Article...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:28:05 -0700
Icehouse: New OpenStack cloud arrives Icehouse, the newest version of the leading open source cloud OpenStack, is now ready for users.

Link to Article...