Tag: AVG

Top 4 Antivirus Fails

In this day and age, it would be considered highly irresponsible not to have an antivirus program installed on one’s desktop or laptop. Unfortunately, these antivirus solutions are sometimes faced with their own issues, which make them very annoying to deal with. In 2015 and 2016 alone, various providers of antivirus software had their own sets of issues that had to be addressed through emergency updates. #4 AVG Chrome Extension …
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Avast Successfully Completes The Acquisition of AVG For $1.4 Billion

Avast Software, the company behind one of the most popular antivirus solutions in the world has announced the acquisition of AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG), another security software provider.  After issuing a press release back in July, Avast Software has finally completed the deal to absorb AVG. The purchase agreement specified a $25 price per share, costing Avast a total of $1.4 billion. This operation will nearly double Avast’s user base, …
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