crapware

Crapware Is A Horrible Problem And It’s All Our Fault

I love free apps. Who doesn’t love getting something for nothing? There’s just one problem: on the other side of that download link, every developer has to choose whether to charge money for their app, or offer it for free and find some other way to make money. And when…

The Other Superfish-Like Malware You Should Check Your PC For

Last week, the internet erupted in anger after discovering Lenovo has been bundling Superfish, a horribly insecure piece of adware, on new machines. Superfish isn’t the only program of its type out there, though. Here are a few others you should check your PC for.

Install iTunes 10 Without The Extra Bloatware

Install iTunes 10 Without The Extra Bloatware

Windows only: It’s no secret that the iTunes installer loads up your system with extra components you probably don’t need, and there’s no way to opt out — unless you crack open the install file, that is.