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10 Office 365 features you need to know about

10 Office 365 features you need to know about

So you’ve been using Office 365 for your business for quite some time now. But did you know that there are a few nifty features that you can use to make work just a little bit easier? From cutting down tedious tasks to getting work done with multiple people at the same time, Office 365 […]

Quickly update Windows 10 with these tips!

Quickly update Windows 10 with these tips!

It’s absolutely necessary for your business to update Windows 10, mainly for the security patches that will protect your business. Updating basically puts your computers on hold, but this is much much better than hackers exploiting gaps in unpatched systems. Need to speed up the waiting process? You can with these tips! Why do updates […]

Want a more secure password? Learn to think like a Cybercriminal!

Want a more secure password?  Learn to think like a Cybercriminal!

We figure since you’re out to confound the cybercriminals who would misuse your password, it may help to learn how they work!

Past password practices have been discredited. Historically, we’ve all heard or used common techniques such as:

Substituting special characters for letters
Adding digits to common words or names
Repeating characters
Using keyboard patterns (like the characters on the top row of your keyboard).
Forcing periodic password changes
Generating random character sequences for the password, which generally leads to the user writing the password down, usually in an insecure manner like a sticky on the monitor.

How to change your Windows password

How to change your Windows password

Now that we’ve scared you into being worried about the strength of your passwords, perhaps you need instructions on how to change the password you use to log into your computer. Here they are!

How you change your password will depend whether you are sitting in front of the computer that uses the password you want to change, or if you want to change the password on a computer to which you are remotely connected.

Guidelines for Choosing a Strong Password

Guidelines for Choosing a Strong Password

How do you create and remember great passwords? Read on for practical guidelines you can begin using right away.

We all know we have too many passwords and remembering them all has become daunting. It’s commonplace to read about various data breaches in which our user names, email addresses, and passwords are being stolen.

Warning signs your computer has malware

Warning signs your computer has malware

The last thing you want is to let malware persist on your computer, so it pays to know the signs you may be infected. The problem is, for any given symptom, there are often multiple other causes. What’s the best thing to do if you think you may be infected? Why, call your trusty IT […]

5 Tips for customizing a new iPad

5 Tips for customizing a new iPad

Whether you purchased an iPad for personal use or for work, there are several things you need to configure when setting it up. But who wants to waste time aimlessly browsing the menus in the Settings app? Take care of the five most important configurations quickly so you can move on to the fun stuff! […]

Enjoy an improved laptop experience

Enjoy an improved laptop experience

Did you just get the newest MacBook Pro? Or the Lenovo Yoga 920? Either would be very exciting, but before you start showing off your new purchase, there are five steps you should take to make your laptop experience even more enjoyable and long-lasting. 1. Update your laptop’s operating system One of the first things […]

Five design tips to improve your website

Five design tips to improve your website

It’s not enough for small businesses to have a beautiful-looking website these days. Small business owners must also adopt web design trends that not only attract more visitors but ultimately increase sales. Consider the following web design ideas to achieve just that. Scrolling Scrolling is a convenient method to navigate a website. Instead of clicking […]

Keep your business alive with BCP

Keep your business alive with BCP

Power outages, disasters, and other disruptions are inevitable. Thousands of businesses around the globe are affected by them every year, with lost profits ranging into the millions, if not billions. So how can your business protect itself and stay open when the unexpected strikes? Here is a standard business continuity plan (BCP) your company can […]