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Microsoft updates apps for Apple devices

February 13th, 2018

Microsoft has announced updates, including new capabilities in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook for iOS and Mac. Office 365 subscribers can now easily drag-and-drop Office files, co-edit documents in real time, and enjoy other enhancements previously unavailable to Apple users. Co-authoring in Word, Excel, PowerPoint Apple users can now co-edit documents in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, […]

Facebook announces News Feed change

February 12th, 2018

Facebook recently announced a big change to its News Feed. In response to the backlashes it has been receiving — mostly due to allegations of how social media causes depression and affects one’s political views — it has decided to limit posts from businesses and share more posts from your friends on the News Feed. […]

Don’t fall for distributed spam distraction

February 8th, 2018

One of the most frustrating things about using email is seeing dozens of spam messages every day. Fortunately, they’re just minor annoyances that are easy to remove from your inbox. However, hackers have developed a way to make spam much more insidious. Here’s what you need to know about modern spam attacks. Understanding DSD Distributed […]

Enhance your new laptop in 5 steps

February 6th, 2018

Laptops may not be the most powerful computers, but the benefits they provide are undisputable. For one thing, they deliver a similar user experience to your huge desktop PC, but much more conveniently and affordably. But before you reap their many benefits, learn five precautionary steps you should take before using them. 1. Update your […]

How can Small Businesses Take Advantage of Cloud Technology?

February 6th, 2018

It’s 2018, we’ve all heard of the cloud. So why have so many small businesses failed to migrate their office IT there? There’s no doubt that handing over your data to a complex and hard-to-define technology is intimidating, and that’s why you need the right IT partner to consult with along the way.

Virtual DR for ransomware protection

February 2nd, 2018

The massive success of ransomware like WannaCry and Petya have spurred other cybercriminals to develop their own ransomware and sell it on the black market. This means we can expect more ransomware attacks in the future. To prepare your business, you need virtualized disaster recovery solutions. Here’s why. Virtual DR Virtual DR solutions allow you […]

Microsoft unveils 4 search features for Bing

February 1st, 2018

Thanks to a recent update from Microsoft’s Bing search engine, finding answers to your questions is no longer an issue of phrasing or syntax. Read on for more information about the four latest upgrades. Validating answers using many websites Before the recent update, Bing would answer questions based on what it found on a single […]

Microsoft’s free virtualization upgrade

January 30th, 2018

One of the greatest things about cloud-based virtualization is that updates are rolled out by providers and don’t require end users to do anything. In the latest example of this, Microsoft just drastically increased the speed of its virtual machines for almost everyone using its platform. Azure: Microsoft’s virtualization platform As a full-service cloud solution, […]

What Can Hackers Steal After Breaking Into Your Network?

January 30th, 2018

As a business owner, your network safety is top priority. From internal company files to sensitive client data, protecting this information is key to your success and reputation. However, no matter how safe you think you are, there are thousands of people working around the clock to try and gain access to your network.

Groups, Yammer, and Teams defined

January 26th, 2018

While most Office 365 apps serve a unique purpose, tools like Outlook Groups, Yammer, and Microsoft Teams can all be used to communicate and collaborate with coworkers. However, there are subtle differences in the way they can be used, and today we’ll break it down for you. Outlook Groups With Outlook Groups, every member gets […]