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5 Ways to Get Rid of Spam Once and For All: Declare Your Independence from Spam

On July 6th, 2017, posted in: Security Threats by 0 Comment

July is the time of the year we celebrate freedom and independence with barbecues, picnics, and family gatherings. It’s one of the few months we actually try to work a little less, get some rest, kick back and enjoy the beautiful weather. But do you know who doesn’t rest? Spammers. That’s right. Spammers don’t take..

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7 Password Do’s and Don’ts: The Worst Password Mistakes and How to Fix Them

On July 6th, 2017, posted in: Security Threats by 0 Comment

Cybersecurity is a growing concern for businesses of all sizes and it’s no wonder – cybercrime is big business. In fact, Cybersecurity Ventures predicts global annual cybercrime costs are expected to grow from $3 trillion in 2015 to $6 trillion annually by 2021! In Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), they found that 63%..

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The Top 3 Ways to Use SharePoint Online in the Workplace

On June 29th, 2017, posted in: Cloud Computing by 0 Comment

A recent report by the International Data Corporation (IDC) revealed that by 2020, mobile workers will account for nearly 72.3% of America’s workforce. With this in mind, it becomes increasingly clear that in today’s modern day workforce, (and that of the future), a simple way to share files and trade ideas will be critical to..

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OneDrive Cloud Storage: 7 Things You Need to Know

On June 15th, 2017, posted in: Cloud Computing by Comments Off on OneDrive Cloud Storage: 7 Things You Need to Know

While the world of business is always changing, one thing is perfectly clear. The business world is moving to the cloud, driven by enhanced security, mobility and the unparalleled convenience of online storage. When used properly and implemented well, the move from local backup to cloud storage can provide businesses of all sizes with a..

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3 Ways to Boost Your Battery Life for Summer Travel

On June 1st, 2017, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on 3 Ways to Boost Your Battery Life for Summer Travel

It’s finally summer! And that means quick getaways, road trips, long distance travel. Inevitably, the #1 item you won’t forget to “pack”, is of course, your smartphone. During downtime, travelers often use their phone to check email and engage in social media, play games, or watch videos. When you have time to kill, your smartphone..

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6 Smart Ways to Save Money and Get More out of Your IT Budget

On June 1st, 2017, posted in: small-business-IT by Comments Off on 6 Smart Ways to Save Money and Get More out of Your IT Budget

From strengthening security within your organization, to moving to the cloud, it’s possible to stretch your IT budget to meet all your needs, no matter what the size of your business – IF you know what areas to invest in. This time of year is an ideal time to strategize the best way to stretch..

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Phone Scam Alert

On May 26th, 2017, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on Phone Scam Alert

Please be advised.  According to some reputable sources, there is an increase in phone scams circulating.  Imposters have called many of us, pretending to be someone they are not.  What’s their goal? To get your money as quickly as possible.  There have been many different types of phone scams over the years. Some examples of known..

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OneNote for Business Use: How to Stay Organized & Productive in the Workplace

On May 19th, 2017, posted in: Cloud Computing by Comments Off on OneNote for Business Use: How to Stay Organized & Productive in the Workplace

An integral part of the Office 365 platform, Microsoft OneNote is one of the most powerful productivity tools on the market. The program combines note taking, both handwritten and typed, screen clips, and even audio commentaries into an easy-to-use package. This makes Microsoft OneNote an excellent collaboration tool that businesses can utilize within the workplace..

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A Fool-Proof Formula for Easily Spotting Fake News

On May 3rd, 2017, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on A Fool-Proof Formula for Easily Spotting Fake News

“Fake news” has been a hot topic lately. But in truth, it’s nothing new. Since 1952, the National Inquirer has based their publication on salacious news, paving the way for the sensationalist tabloids you see today in supermarket checkouts. Now that the digital age is in full swing, this type of “click bait” news has..

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7 Warning Signs Your Business Network is Not Secure

On May 3rd, 2017, posted in: Security Threats by Comments Off on 7 Warning Signs Your Business Network is Not Secure

The security of your business network is at risk…now, more than ever. According to PhishMe, the number of phishing emails that included ransomware rose to a record level of 97.25% during Q3 2016, up from 92% in Q1 2016. While email is still a leading risk when it comes to cyber security, there are many..

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