Finds of the Week is a list of web sites I've come across lately that are interesting, fun, or useful (or all three). I hope you enjoy them. -Rhiannon
Post to all of your social media accounts at once
Posting to all social media accounts is ok if you have a few, but if you have several and want to send the same post to all of them in one go then one of the 4 tools outlined in this article should work for you.
Make sure your Windows PC won't get hit by ransomware like WannaCry
There's been a huge outbreak of ransomware in the last few weeks targeting computers that run various Windows versions. Find out if your computer is safe and directions for how to protect it if it isn't. The article covers Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and 8.1, and Windows 10. If you have Windows 7 there's a link to download and install the update you need - in case you don't have Windows Update set to automatic, or you have one of the processors that Microsoft is blocking Windows Update on. :) If you've been using Windows Update to keep your computer up to date you should be fine.
19 Best Windows 10 Tips and Tricks You Should Know
Most users of Windows 10 will likely know a few of these but it's worth a look to see if there's something new you can use. The tips include enabling a dark theme, resize and unpin tiles, customizing the Start Menu, accessing files quickly from File Explorer, virtual desktops, some command prompt shortcuts for us command line fans, find my device, blocking notifications and more.
The Difference Between MP3, AAC, FLAC and Other Audio Formats
I started reading about the "death" of the MP3 file format a few weeks ago. I don't believe it will die anytime soon, but if you're curious about the other audio file formats, as I was, here's a good overview that's not a very long read.
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