7 Warning signs of malware infection

2016Mar29_Security_CAs companies go to the Internet to conduct their business, their IT security becomes more vulnerable to many hackers and viruses. That’s why it’s even more important to recognize whether or not your systems are under threat from malicious software to swiftly fend off the infection.

Erik’s Editorial Corner

What do you do when you have more to do than you have time to get it done? This is something I seem to ask myself all of the time and I’m constantly changing my answer, based on the situation. I guess it really depends on what else is going on too.

Here is an example of a day many of us juggle: You’re trying to get everything done at the office that will lead to the next advancement in your career while keeping up your home, feeding the family a healthy meal, and still getting the kids to the next birthday party and swim lesson.

Native ad blocker is coming to this browser

2016Mar28_Browsers_CAd blocking is here to stay. Safari, Google Chrome, and Firefox all have extensions that make it possible, and now Opera has added an ad blocking feature directly into the browser. Should your business be concerned? Well it all depends on how much money you spend on online ads.

7 Ways to customize your Windows 10

2016Mar25_MicrosoftWindowsNewsAndTips_CWhether you want to have a darker color scheme, run several apps at the same time or have multiple desktop displays, Windows 10 gives you many options to personalize your PC. And while some customization options are less obvious than others, it is well worth the effort to get your Windows 10 to act and look the way you want it to.

What’s different with the new iPad Pro?

2016Mar24_AppleMacOS_CWith a new tablet bound to hit stores again later this month, you’re probably wondering “what’s so special about this new one?” Well imagine a device that’s smaller than the massive 12.9-inch iPad Pro model and more powerful than the iPad Air 2. That is what you can expect from the 9.7-inch iPad Pro.

10 Office 365 features you need for work

2016Mar23_Office365_CWhether you need suggestions for your PowerPoint presentation, someone to edit your Word document or input a lot of data into Excel, Office 365 has the features to help you with a variety of tasks. So the next time you need some help getting work done, try using these tricks with Office 365.

Simultaneously edit a document with other people

With Office 365, people can work together on any Word, PowerPoint or Excel document in real time.

Disaster Recovery myths that no longer apply

2016Mar21_BusinessContinuity_CWith technology changing so rapidly, it’s easy to get caught up in outdated beliefs. And when it comes to Disaster Recovery, far too often do we see business owners still clinging to ideas that no longer apply. So, what kind of DR myths are still widely accepted by the masses? Here are three that need to be retired into IT folklore.

Ready for a faster Android? Install this app

2016Mar16_AndroidPhone_CLast month, it was reported that the Facebook app was causing Android phones everywhere to function at a snail’s pace. But if you uninstalled the app and are still itching for more speed, then you’re in luck. We have some news that will help you get an even bigger speed boost out of your phone.

Tips to monitor employee activities online

2016Mar15_Security_CWhen it comes to monitoring your employees online, there are potential positives and negatives for your company. But as a business owner who’s never done it before, you may be clueless as to what these are. So to help, we’ve come up with a list of the pros and cons of employee monitoring.

Save time with these 10 social media tools

2016Mar14_SocialMedia_CYou know social media marketing can be valuable for your business but, simply put, you just don’t have the time for it. And besides, you’re no social media expert, so the whole process itself can be unnecessarily long as you try and figure out what’s most effective.