Computer Viruses – Spyware, Keylogger, Adware

Spyware and Keylogger malware have different aims to the usual computer virus. The intent, with both, is to illegally gain user information. Adware, usually, has an alternative primary purpose as discussed within the appropriate section below. Note: As will be mentioned a number of times ‘Malware’ is the correct ‘umbrella’ term when referring to computer … More Computer Viruses – Spyware, Keylogger, Adware

Catching the Light: Four women, four compelling short stories by Mary Grand

Principally, as stated in the sub-title, the book comprises four short stories about different women however, it also includes an introduction to the author’s novel ‘Free to Be Tegan’. It is difficult to do justice to this series of short stories without including spoilers which, would be a real shame for prospective readers. Each story … More Catching the Light: Four women, four compelling short stories by Mary Grand

Computer Viruses – Ransomeware & Scareware

  Note: As will be mentioned a number of times ‘Malware’ is the correct ‘umbrella’ term when referring to computer viruses. However, as, colloquially, the term virus is more readily understood, both will be used throughout discussions that relate to the topic.   Ransomeware Ransomware is just one of many different types of virus a … More Computer Viruses – Ransomeware & Scareware

Finding Books to Read

To coin an old phrase the following may appear to be ‘teaching grandma to suck eggs.’ In other words telling people something they already know and perhaps better than the writer. Nevertheless, a few, especially those new to the topic, may find some of the following information helpful. Note: The origins of the above phrase … More Finding Books to Read

The very Worst Riding School in the World – Book 2 by Lucinda E Clarke

As is clear from the title, this is the second part in this amusing and informative account of the author’s experiences during her unwitting ownership and running of a riding school in Africa. Note 1: Details of where Book 1 may be obtained will be found at the end of this review. Note 2!: The … More The very Worst Riding School in the World – Book 2 by Lucinda E Clarke

Resolutions

Each year many indulge in the traditional habit of making resolutions for their forthcoming futures. However, as a majority will acknowledge, well that is if they are honest, this has really become no more than a party game for most. Of course, there are the handful of determined souls who persevere and do see results. … More Resolutions