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HP laptop users beware: keylogger found

December 20th, 2017

You might be entering credit card details on a website to purchase something online or filling in your personal information to subscribe to a service, thinking you’re safe behind the keyboard. And you probably are — if the computer you’re using doesn’t have a keylogger installed. But for HP laptop users, chances are they aren’t […]

Gmail equipped with new add-ons!

December 19th, 2017

Google announced at its I/O developer conference back in March that it will be launching some new extensions for Gmail. The tech company has kept its word and here’s everything you need to know about the latest productivity-enhancing add-ons. Google’s focus is on productivity services that are already connected to email systems one way or […]

IAM benefits for your business

December 15th, 2017

Your employees access applications and confidential business data every day. Hackers, on the other hand, are trying to do the exact same thing but for more malicious reasons. To make matters worse, even employees can go rogue and steal your data, which is why it’s crucial that you have an IAM solution in place. What […]

The many faces of virtualization technology

December 13th, 2017

Not too long ago, the cloud was the money-saving IT trend for consumers and business owners. Now, that title goes to virtualization technology. It’s new, it’s complicated, but it’s not something you can ignore. Here are a few ways you can use virtualization to improve efficiency and productivity in your office. What is the core […]

Facebook Messenger: The Key to Growth

December 11th, 2017

With over 1.3 billion monthly active users, Facebook’s Messenger app is an unprecedented success. Facebook is now looking to fully utilize the potential of this monster user base and has therefore added a feature for improving connectivity between local businesses and consumers. Read on to learn how this feature could benefit you! The How By […]

Microsoft Office made easy!

December 8th, 2017

Microsoft is known for their easy-to-use products. But did you know that behind Office’s simple-looking user interface lie many in-depth features? From Word and Excel to PowerPoint and Outlook, here are some free training videos that will help you master them all. Office Basics is a series of free Office training videos from Microsoft which […]

Why Every Office Needs Onsite and Offsite Backups

December 8th, 2017

Regardless of its size and scope, every business needs a robust data backup and disaster recovery system in place. That means implementing measures to ensure that all business data is kept safe through an unexpected disaster and, just as importantly, is readily accessible for when it needs to be recovered.

VPNs: Why you need them

December 6th, 2017

Installing powerful antivirus software and setting strong passwords are no longer considered the bare minimum in cybersecurity. With hackers, government agencies, and ISPs constantly monitoring networks and your online habits, hopping onto a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is crucial for keeping your surfing habits private. Here’s why. What is VPN? Simply put, a VPN is […]

The Benefits of Virtualization for Businesses in Orange County

December 4th, 2017

Although virtualization is certainly nothing new, it has recently become standard in the small business computing environment owing to the increased efficiency it presents. Virtualization refers to the creation of virtual, rather than physical, computing resources, such as desktops, servers and data storage.

Extend laptop battery life with these tips

December 1st, 2017

Finding a power socket is often the first thing you do when carrying a laptop to work in a cafe, a coworking space, or an airport, and not every time will you be lucky to find one available. You’ll be forced, then, to rely solely on your laptop battery — if it still has any […]