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HP Announces Voluntary Notebook Battery Recall

On August 8th, 2016, posted in: Tech News by Comments Off on HP Announces Voluntary Notebook Battery Recall

When it comes to electronics, safety recalls are common, particularly when batteries are involved. HP has recently issued a voluntary recall for the lithium-ion batteries in the following models, due to “the potential to overheat, posing a fire and burn hazards to customers”. HP Compaq: CQ45 (B), CQ58 (B) HP ENVY: dv6 (G) HP Pavilion:..

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15 BYOD Statistics that May Surprise You

On August 8th, 2016, posted in: Mobile Device Mgmt by Comments Off on 15 BYOD Statistics that May Surprise You

The bring your own device (BYOD) trend has significantly grown over the past 5 years – and it’s no wonder. According to Fliplet, businesses gain a whopping 240 extra hours of work per year when they implement BYOD in the workplace. That’s the equivalent of $5,114 in extra work or 6 additional working weeks –..

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Is Pokémon GO a Security Risk?

On August 5th, 2016, posted in: Security Threats by Comments Off on Is Pokémon GO a Security Risk?

By now you’ve likely heard of – or you’re at least familiar with, the concept of Pokémon GO – the most popular mobile game in U.S. history. But are you aware of the “dark side” of this cultural craze? Within just 5 hours of its release, the game rose to the top of the app..

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Mobile Security Checklist: Is Your Business at Risk?

On August 5th, 2016, posted in: Mobile Device Mgmt by Comments Off on Mobile Security Checklist: Is Your Business at Risk?

According to CyberEdge Group*, the biggest security risk today for businesses is none other than – mobile devices. Are mobile devices the “Achilles heel” in your workplace? Businesses today are investing millions of dollars into tools and services to secure their network. After all, malware isn’t just a problem for laptops anymore. New threats have emerged..

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5 Great Tips for Taking Amazing Summer Travel Photos with Your Smartphone

On July 6th, 2016, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on 5 Great Tips for Taking Amazing Summer Travel Photos with Your Smartphone

Finally! Summer travel time is here. Naturally, with the rise of social sharing sites like Instagram and Facebook, you’ll want to capture memories of your trip to share with family and friends. But you don’t have to be a professional photographer or shell out hundreds of dollars on a great camera to take amazing photos...

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BYOD & Mobile Device Management Solutions: What Businesses Need to Know

On June 29th, 2016, posted in: Mobile Device Mgmt by Comments Off on BYOD & Mobile Device Management Solutions: What Businesses Need to Know

Continuing our exploration on mobility in the workplace, today we are reviewing BYOD and the impact of mobile device management solutions on business security. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) refers to the practice of employees conducting work-related activities on their own digital devices (smartphones, laptops, tablets, smart watches), both in and out of the office...

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What is Cloud-Based File Sharing and How Can It Help My Business?

On June 16th, 2016, posted in: Cloud Computing by Comments Off on What is Cloud-Based File Sharing and How Can It Help My Business?

Continuing our series on mobility in the workplace, this time, we’re taking a closer look at cloud-based file sharing to see how this rapidly growing technology can help your Milwaukee area business. The term ‘cloud-based file sharing’ sounds more intimidating than it really is. Simply put, this technology provides the business with a secure files..

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Office 365: What’s All the Buzz About?

On June 7th, 2016, posted in: small-business-IT by Comments Off on Office 365: What’s All the Buzz About?

In the coming months, we’ll be creating an in-depth summary of Office 365, but for now, we want to provide you with a general overview so you can get an understanding of what Office 365 is and how it can help your business. With the variety of Office 365 plans available, businesses often need clarification..

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The Top 7 Safety Apps to Keep your Kids Safe this Summer

On June 7th, 2016, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on The Top 7 Safety Apps to Keep your Kids Safe this Summer

If it’s not already here for your kids…it’s coming. School’s out for summer! Gone are the days of homework, after school activities and the mad rush of transporting your kids to and from school. The lazy days of summer are here and your kids are looking forward to long days at the beach, bike rides..

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How Can Remote Desktop & Server Access Revolutionize Your Business?

On May 25th, 2016, posted in: Cloud Computing by Comments Off on How Can Remote Desktop & Server Access Revolutionize Your Business?

A revolution in worker mobility is not coming, it’s already here. Whether working from home, on the road, or at work, employers and employees are embracing remote desktop access to get the job done anytime, anywhere. While you may be familiar with the concept of working remotely, the rapid changes in technology might leave you..

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