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Cloud Protection Against Malware & Ransomware

In today’s day and age, malware is a common sight to see in our devices. These infections can cause thousands or even millions of dollars worth in damages and extortions that it's worth investing in a great antivirus. But what happens when you upload your documents to...

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Is your website working for you?

Website traffic is a key advantage of any business wanting to compete on the internet. On the internet, you need to take advantage of every opportunity. With thousands of other companies competing with your business website, you can expect to be left behind if you...

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Don’t fall for the “Microsoft Support” scam

We receive many calls from customers inquiring about a strange pop-up that locks their screen and instructs them that their computer has been compromised. The pop-up gives instructions to call a toll-free number immediately. These warnings might appear to be part of...

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Top 10 ways to save your phones battery life

1. Turn off background apps Many applications continue to run in the background long after you think you've closed them. For example, GPS-based services such as a map app like Waze or a game such as Pokémon GO! that track your location place a heavy strain on battery...

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New Ransomware Threat – Sodinokibi

Sodinokibi ransomware, also known as Sodin and REvil, is almost three months old, yet it has quickly become a topic of discussion among cybersecurity professionals & MSP's alike because of its apparent connection with the infamous-but-now-defunct GandCrab ransomware....

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Windows 7 Notice – End of Life January 2020

We just wanted to make you aware that one year from now Microsoft will be end of life on all support for Windows 7 (all editions). This basically means there will be no more support/security updates so the OS will quickly become a security risk in your environment....

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What is Cloud Technology?

Everybody now talks about using cloud technology and it seems this is now a trend nowadays. Most of the IT services now offer cloud technology and is very common term coined to the use of internet like for example saving files "in the cloud". In its basic term, cloud...

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Why Email based on your Domain is Important?

Nowadays, businesses rely much on communication to connect with their customers and peers alike. Email is the standard when it comes to using technology and one of the most effective and fastest tools for communications. That is why it is important to have customized...

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Onsite and Offsite IT Services

For a company whose communication and connectivity are vital to their operation, it is important that system and network uptime should be 100% all the time. Although you cannot achieve 100% uptime all the time, selecting and getting an IT service support which is...

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