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Benefits VoIP will receive through 5G

Benefits VoIP will receive through 5G

Communication is an integral component to any small- and medium-sized business (SMB). To ensure the success of your SMB, utilizing the right technology resources is key. Short for fifth-generation wireless systems, 5G is changing essential technology solutions like VoIP. Here are three key changes you need to look out for. Improved Video Conferencing The major […]

Make your life easier with these Office 365 tips

Make your life easier with these Office 365 tips

Your company may be done migrating to Office 365, but there’s still a lot you must do. Now that your productivity tools are online via the cloud, there are a few optimizations that will provide your users with a better experience. Declutter your inbox If you’re having trouble managing the overwhelming amount of emails in […]

Windows 10’s declutter tools clean up your PC

Windows 10’s declutter tools clean up your PC

Unused apps, error logs, and user bloat are some things that may be cluttering up your computer, causing it to function at less than peak performance. So how do you remove clutter from your PC and get it to run smoothly again? These Windows tools have got you covered. There are five types of clutter […]

3 Types of hackers you should know about

3 Types of hackers you should know about

What do you call someone who hunts for security gaps in computer hardware and software? A hacker, right? What about someone who presents their findings to vendors to help them improve the quality of their products? There is more than one type of hacker, and understanding the difference is important. A complicated history In the […]

Best of Mac 2018: Your time-saving checklist

Best of Mac 2018: Your time-saving checklist

“Time is money” may be a cliche, but it is worth repeating because it’s true. In fact, Apple incorporates many time-saving features onto its macOS updates so that Mac users become more efficient the longer they use their machines. Use our checklist to become the time-saving machine you’re meant to be. Declutter with Desktop Stacks […]

Tech Tip: Open as many Outlook windows as you like!

Tech Tip: Open as many Outlook windows as you like!

Ever wish you could see your calendar, inbox, and more in separate windows? Easy peazy!

Do you find yourself constantly switching views in Outlook, e.g. alternating between your inbox, contacts, calendar, etc.? Wish you could avoid that?

Of course you can display a “peek” at your calendar, and you’ll see a calendar of the current month and your appointments for the next few days displayed to the right of your Inbox.

December Squibs

December Squibs

Introducing Squibs: short bites of tech news you can browse in minutes. In this issue: Tech gifts, misogynist AI, Old is the new New, help for tech addicts.

Tech gifts for 2018. This year, we’re skipping our tech gifting suggestions. Why? Well, to be totally honest, we’re busy as sin and didn’t have as much time as usual to assemble great suggestions.

CIO Corner: Would you have fallen for this spear phish?

CIO Corner: Would you have fallen for this spear phish?

Perhaps you think you’re an expert at avoiding phishing, but scammers are getting cleverer and cleverer. “Spear phish” emails especially can seem quite legit, as they are personalized just for you. This checklist—which every user should know by heart—will help you avoid getting scammed!

Would you have fallen for this?

This happened recently to a client user who shall remain nameless, and to whom we will refer with the gender-neutral “they”: They received what appeared to be an email from the firm’s owner requesting their personal cell number, to “discuss something”.

They opened the email on their mobile phone.

Ways to safeguard your IoT devices

Ways to safeguard your IoT devices

Your Internet of Things (IoT) devices — smart TVs, security cameras, smart locks — add a level of convenience to your workplace, but they also make your systems more vulnerable to cyberattacks. That’s because they’re essentially potential entry points for hackers. Here are some ways to secure your IoT devices from a possible cyberattack. Set […]

Six handy Gmail tips for your business

Six handy Gmail tips for your business

Time is of the essence, especially for small- or medium-sized businesses. To keep up with your competitors, spending most of your day rummaging through your inbox won’t help. Use these Gmail tips and tricks and spend less time in front of the monitor and more time enhancing your bottom line. Undo Send We’ve all had […]