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Office 365 – What to Know

We are often asked about the benefits of Google Apps vs. Microsoft Office, and the answer is not clear cut. We are certified to offer support for both of these services and advice on which is best for your business, [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00March 17th, 2014|Tech Tips|

Watching the Storm, Watching your IT

With today's Nor'easter going into Friday, please be aware that there could once again be power outages and internet outages that could impact your daily business activity. Email services could be affected due to power outages along the northeast corridor, [...]

2015-03-11T00:44:34+00:00February 13th, 2014|Tech Tips|

Can You Fix Your Phone?

I had the unfortunate experience lately, as I am sure many of you have had, of dropping my iPhone. Unfortunately, this phone was dropped into a tub of water for less than ten seconds. On a day where bad was [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00January 27th, 2014|Tech Tips|

The Circle by Dave Eggers

This is the first time we have included a work of fiction in a book review, but since we are listing ideas for the holidays, this novel complements our review of Hatching Twitter. It is about life in the near future [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00December 16th, 2013|Book Review|

Buying a Laptop

Whether for your business or for holiday gift giving, the end of the year is a time when people often consider purchasing laptops. The choices right now can be overwhelming. There are many options in various price ranges, but it's [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00December 14th, 2013|Tech Tips|

Holiday Tech Gifts

We love to offer good tech gifts for the holidays and here are a few that might interest our readers: Amazon Kindle Fire HDX  (around $229)  -  The Amazon Kindle Fire has been a favorite on past lists, but it [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00December 13th, 2013|Tech Tips|

IT and Your New Employees

Many companies are back to hiring and while most tend to have handbooks and first-day procedures to ease the onboarding process, many fail to give enough time to the IT transition. A recent report in the Wall Street Journal (10/21/13) highlighted some [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00November 18th, 2013|Tech Tips|

The Future of Passwords

We have written previously about password protection and how to keep your password secure and also how to make use of password managers, which are very useful for home and business. There has also been a lot of buzz recently around [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00September 25th, 2013|Tech Tips|

Summer Travel Tech Tips

With summer and travel season upon us, we are re-visiting the topic of your IT safety while traveling. These tips are critical to your personal and business IT security. It is practically impossible to travel without a tech device to [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:28+00:00June 17th, 2013|Tech Tips|

Inexpensive Tablets

Our blog has had many posts on the rise of mobile IT in business and the move towards using phones and tablets in support of business needs. We also have written on the increasing necessity for managing mobility in business [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00March 28th, 2013|Tech Tips|

Read it Later?

No time to read that article now? How about saving it for later? One of my favorite writing apps is Evernote, which allows you to use either your finger to hand write (yes, that's right!) notes on your tablet rather [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00March 12th, 2013|Tech Tips|

To Sell is Human by Daniel Pink

We have reviewed Daniel Pink's best-selling books in previous blogs, and his latest book, To Sell is Human, is another look at motivation and business in an ever evolving and techological world. It is also a book about the salesman in all [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00February 26th, 2013|Book Review|

Mobile Touchscreen Tips

Although technology keeps moving to smaller and more convenient devices, there are still a few glitches when it come to typing on tablets and mobile phones. In a recent WSJ article (Jan. 16, 2013), Katherine Boehret noted optimal solutions available for better [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00January 21st, 2013|Tech Tips|

Cyber Security and IT Management

In the past few days, the Wall Street Journal, and other publications have published articles on businesses taking another look at cyber security and government regulations in 2013. Businesses have long rejected government interference in company cyber security policies, but [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00January 10th, 2013|Tech Tips|

Holiday Tech Gift Tips

It is that time of year again to think about tech gift ideas for the holidays. The offerings get more exciting each year and some of our suggestions are improvements and newer versions of products that you may already have [...]

2019-12-15T20:20:29+00:00December 6th, 2012|Tech Tips|