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What Is Spoofing & How Can You Protect Yourself? 

July 19, 2023

There are a lot of bad actors out there in the world of cyber security. Spoofing is yet one more way cybercriminals can masquerade as a trusted source or device with the ultimate goal of stealing sensitive information, extorting money from the user, or installing malware or other malicious software.  Imagine giving your business or…


Tech Terms For Novices 

July 12, 2023

Whether you are new to the tech world or work in a field that relies on technology to be successful, there are certain terms that you will need to know to achieve that goal. In the IT and tech world, it is easy to get lost in “tech speak” or acronyms that mean very little…

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10 Things You Should Never Do With Your Devices 

July 5, 2023

I think we can all agree that computers and technology make our lives easier, more efficient, and can problem-solve like nobody’s business. They can also be sources of frustration, safety concerns, and utter chaos if things fail or the computer is lost, stolen, or otherwise breaks.  Given that computers, including desktops, tablets, laptops, and smartphones…


Backup & Disaster Recovery Reminders 

June 21, 2023

This month marks the start of the Atlantic Hurricane season. In fact, from June 1st to November 30th, our little region of the world is prone to hurricanes that form off the coast of Africa and work their way up the coastline toward New England or other locations such as the southern states or the…

artificial intelligence

What’s The Hype About AI? 

June 14, 2023

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is becoming a part of our lives whether we like it or not. Many of us rely on it in ways big and small, whether it is a chatbot answering our customer service questions online or Alexa taking our requests as a home automation tool. In many ways AI technology makes our…

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Tips for Talking To IT Tech Support 

June 7, 2023

If you have ever used the phrase, “To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer,” you know that no truer words have ever been spoken. For many who work with technology in their industry but whose specialty is far from the tech area, managing a technical difficulty with a…