Originally Posted by metalbenderusn
My brother in law bought an Apple. A little more pricy BUT way more secure and runs faster than a windows based IBM clones. I've found using firewall and using medium high security is the most effective. I have any file/printer sharing turned off as well, no files are marked as share files.....I dont have any problems at all other than hardware failing because of age. I finally got an upgraded desktop with a modern monitor, so the laptop is back upstairs connected to the desktop in the basement for internet. I finally have computers in the house made after 2005...LMAO.
Yeah Apple is good for afew things and one is that its not bothered by all the extra junk that somehow gets on the machine when browsing/downloading like toolbars and other
Firewalls will not prevent spyware. Mac's are also easier for the average person to use.