After monitoring my system data usage through April, I thought for sure the Data Vampire had been vanquished. In fact, I didn't even bother resetting the data usage meter when I checked it at the end of the month. Even though there was a sudden spike of almost 25 gigs at the end of the … Continue reading The Data Vampire, returns!
Last day of the month, so I checked out the data usage on my desktop. To recap for new readers, the only internet service we can get out here is satellite, because the alternative was to install a tower at least 60 feet high to be able to get any sort of signal from the … Continue reading Data Vampire, revisited
So about a month and a half ago, I discovered the reason we were screaming through our internet's data plan so quickly. I had a Data Vampire in my own desktop. For some reason, my desktop's system was using over 80 GIGS of data, and I had no way to find out what, specifically, was … Continue reading Data Vampire Slain?