Resources

We are happy to share our knowledge, experience and resources with you.

Following is a growing list of resources that you are free to use.

If you would like to see a new resource added, please let us know.

Recycling:

The Illinois Recycling Association

We have worked with the following company. They provide inexpensive electronic equipment recycling pickup and disposal in Northern Illinois.

Vintage Tech Recyclers Inc.

Barb Gibson

Vintage Tech Recyclers, Inc.

Phone: 815-278-0265

vintagetech4@sbcglobal.net

More about the Vintage Tech “Free” Electronic Recycling Program

Spyware – What it is and what to do about it.

Spyware Defined – From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anti-Spyware Coalition — a group developing formal definitions and best-practices.

StopBadware.org — A non-profit group (sponsored by Google, Lenovo, and Sun) that aims to provide “reliable, objective information about downloadable applications”.

BleepingComputer.com – a community devoted to providing free original content, consisting of computer help and tutorials, in such a way that the beginning computer user can understand.

Links to commonly used cleanup / protection utilities (for Home use):

The following are links to commonly used, FREE For Home use, utilities. Tech Pro Logic is not affiliated with any of the following products. The use of these products does NOT guarantee that you will not ever get a virus. The use of these tools does not guarantee that all viruses will always be prevented or removed. As with any tool, the proper use and maintenance of these utilities will assist in the protection of your PC from viruses and spyware. Tech Pro Logic will make every effort to keep these links up to date.

AVG Anti Virus (Free Edition):

http://download.cnet.com/AVG-Anti-Virus-Free-Edition/3000-2239_4-10320142.html

(hosted on cnet.com website)

Spybot Search & Destroy

http://download.cnet.com/Spybot-Search-amp-Destroy/3000-8022_4-10122137.html

(hosted on cnet.com website)

Ad-Aware

http://download.cnet.com/Ad-Aware-Free-Internet-Security/3000-8022_4-10045910.html

(hosted on the cnet.com website)

Preventative Maintenance Tips for Your PC

Preventative Maintenance Tips for Your PC – from www.webopedia.com