The fizzer virus. Converting VCR tapes to digital. More players jump into the online music game. Get an update on the world of computing and solutions to your operating problems, as the Computer Guys stop in for their monthly visit.

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  • John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
  • Tom Piwowar TJP&A, Piwowar and Associates, the Mac Guy

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