Email Scams By now, you have probably heard about the different email phishing scams going around, especially if you listen to the news. We decided to review some of the most popular ones, so that you could be better prepared. Phishing is defined as “the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and … Continue reading Top 5 Email Scams of 2017
Smartphone Hacking on the Rise Do you know that there are about 230 million US smartphone users and over 2 billion worldwide? Do you know that U.S. smartphone users spend about an hour and half each day on their phone? For many of us, smartphones have become integral part of our daily lives. Besides using … Continue reading Smartphone – Five Ways to Protect Your Device
It’s nearly impossible for a small business today to survive without the use of technology. How many small businesses are left that don’t at least use email? The catch is that even if only a small amount of technology is used by a business, it becomes dependent on that technology and can’t properly function without … Continue reading The Hidden Cost Of Computer Downtime And What To Do About It
Cyber Crime’s Rapid Growth Did you know that cyber crime costs are projected to grow to $2 Trillion in 2019?1 That is almost four times the estimated costs of breaches in 2015. According to a new report by Hewlett Packard and the U.S-based Ponemon, hackers cost the average U.S. business $15.4 million per … Continue reading Ten Ways to Protect Your Important Business Data
Do you find it takes too long to get things done when multiple people are involved? Is there too much back and forth with emails? Do you email documents to co-workers for them to edit and then have difficulty managing file versions? Are you sometimes unable to access current files from wherever you are? If you … Continue reading How Can I Use Technology To Collaborate Better with Others?
A lot of you have probably seen a pop up on the bottom right hand side of the computer screen saying “Get Windows 10.” You are probably wondering what this is about and what it means. In this blog, we provide useful information you will need to know about upgrading to Windows 10. We answer … Continue reading Should I Upgrade to Windows 10?
Clients ask us a lot if they should upgrade their computer to make it faster or boost performance. In the past, we would have answered “yes” almost all of the time. Things have changed though. New computers have become cheaper and quicker, so it doesn’t always make sense to just add some hardware to a … Continue reading Should I Upgrade My Computer or Replace it?
Help Me!!! Have you ever had a computer crash and spend hours trying to fix it? If you own a business, has one of your employees been unable to work and your business been affected during this time? This can be very disconcerting and frustrating. You may not realize it, but there are simple things … Continue reading How to Prevent Your Computers from Crashing
Does Your Business have a Reliable Data Backup Solution? Did you know that many business do not back up their most important files and information? Did you know that 60% of the companies that lose their data will be out of business in the next six months? Did you know that 34% of businesses fail … Continue reading Data Backup Solutions
Be extremely careful of these viruses. They can completely destroy your critical business data and close your business quickly. We have seen cases where these viruses have spread over an entire network and caused serious damage. In one instance, the Cryptolocker virus wiped out a business client’s server, workstation and backup drive. What are these … Continue reading Watch out for these Computer Viruses!