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Warning! Serious Threats Still Lurk In Many Companies

Warning! Running Windows XP Software Expose You To These 5 Serious Threats We’ve all done it before – you find a program that you love, and you use it every day until it’s so old it stops getting support from the developer – in the case of Windows XP, that...

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Psst….What’s New In SharePoint & Office 365

Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365 – What’s New? Newly integrated features between Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365 make collaboration easier than ever. Collaboration tools like Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365 have become an increasingly integral way for work...

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Professionals Reveal Their Microsoft Outlook 2016 Top Tips

Looking for quick tips to optimize your Microsoft Outlook experience? Check out this article that includes all you need to know to get the most out of Microsoft Outlook. With over a billion users worldwide, Microsoft Outlook is the preferred email program for business...

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Urgent News for Canadian Business Owners from the CRA

Are you a potential target for one of the most popular scams in Canada today? One of the most successful scams in recent history is now affecting Canadian business owners. It goes something like this: a business owner receives a phone call, letter or email saying that...

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7 Surprising Ways To Prepare Your Website For Cyberattacks

Keep hackers from turning you and your business into a victim with these cybersecurity best practices. Cyberattacks come in many forms, and no part of your business seems to be safe from them. You work for months to prepare your website. You go into painstaking detail...

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Dr. Alexa and Dr. Cortana at Your Service

Coke versus Pepsi. Angelina versus Jennifer. The New England Patriots versus…well, everybody. These are just a few famous rivalries throughout history all of which pale in comparison to the rivalry between Alexa and Cortana. People are fiercely opinionated about which...

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Welcome To The (Microsoft) Team!

Collaboration isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a mindset. Team-based environments are key to the success of most major global organizations today, and Microsoft Teams wants to be the foundation of their successful future. More and more, Fortune 500 organizations are...

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Will 2018 Bring The Rise Or Fall Of Cybersecurity?

A relatively new set of guidelines enacted in the European Union requires many global organizations to reconsider their security practices and update their protective measures. A quick review of 2017 suggests that it was the worst year on record for cybersecurity –...

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It’s Time To Bring Back That Lovin’ Feeling

There are few things worse than feeling trapped in an unfulfilling relationship – especially when it’s a vital business relationship. Technology is an integral part of everything your business does, which raises a few important questions about your current IT set up....

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Insider Advice On Managed Security Service Providers

Learn the seven key questions every business should ask when deciding on which Managed Security Service Provider to hire. A Managed Security Service Provider is an extension of your IT services department that focuses solely on the security of your company. The...

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Your Step By Step Guide To Transitioning To VoIP

Get untangled from your landline, and let VoIP boost your business’ efficiency, reliability, and quality. A recent study revealed that 94% of business’ marketing budgets are spent trying to get consumers to call. If businesses are paying so much of their advertising...

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Businesses Can Now Schedule Instagram Posts

Following in the footsteps of other social media giants, Instagram is now trying to add flexibility to their platform in order to attract more business owners. Since their inception in 2010, Instagram has had no way to allow users to schedule posts. Posting manually...

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Microsoft Teams: Business Without Boundaries

Where you work is no longer defined by four walls and a door – not even by cubicle walls. Gone are the days where productivity requires a set geographical location, at least for some roles, anyway. Recent years have seen the rise of the remote workforce that can...

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10 Microsoft Office Features You Will Love

Microsoft has dominated the business world for a long time. It is on every computer, in every office, no matter if that is a library or a Fortune 500 company. We use Microsoft Word to create the newsletters for our businesses and collate our data with...

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Wi-Fi Calling is Making Life Easier

Wi-Fi isn’t just for your computer anymore. These days Wi-Fi is changing the way we make calls from our cellular phones, and this way of calling has a lot to offer. Instead of using the minutes from your cellular plan, you can make a call by connecting to a Wi-Fi...

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Business Intelligence Tools For Small Business

We all wish we had a magic crystal ball that would make our lives easier, whether that means knowing when to change our hairstyle, or when to apply for that dream job. In business, there is no magic crystal ball that will tell us what’s going to happen, but with the...

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The Invisible Dangers of Public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi may be convenient, but it’s not necessarily safe. Are you putting your data at risk when you connect? Have you ever been to a Starbucks? Stayed in a hotel? Taken a flight or had a layover? It’d be hard to find a person who can say “no” to all of these...

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BYOD in the Workplace: Pros vs. Cons

Many modern companies are now implementing BYOD policies that permit employees to work with their personal laptops, tablets, and smartphones. Bring your own device (BYOD) to work. Who would have thought, even twenty short years ago, that you could use a little phone...

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CEOs and Cyber Security

Technology is amazing when it works for us, but not so amazing when it doesn’t. New tech innovations have helped businesses grow at an exponential rate, but as business technology grows, so does cybercrime. Protecting a business’ security is not only a job for the IT...

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Boost Employee Awareness and Lower Your Insurance Premium

Cybercrime is a common part of business these days. Even if you haven’t encountered a hacking or malware incident at your business in recent years, the fact is that cybercriminals are coming up with new methods of stealing and compromising sensitive business data...

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What Features Do the Various Wireless Carriers Offer?

We are addicted to our phones. These little boxes of life give us the capabilities to seamlessly stream Netflix or Hulu, update spreadsheets and respond to emails for work, all from wherever we are at the moment–whether we’re on a train commuting to and from work or...

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Why You Should Use an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

In a world that seems to be growing more technologically savvy every day, we must be prepared for anything, from phishing scams to ransomware attacks. But, what if the threat to your business and data isn’t from technological warfare? What if something incredibly...

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The Gaps in Data Security That Could Threaten Your Company

In the fight to avoid security breaches, one area has proven over and over to be the weakest link. It’s the human factor. A survey done by CompTIA shows that human errors are responsible for 52 percent of all security breaches. Each day employees open emails; it’s...

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Ransomware Preys On Your Employees

Ransomware has quickly become one of the biggest cyber threats to businesses today, especially given the recent Wanna Cry epidemic that infected hundreds of thousands of IT systems in more 150 countries. This kind of malware presents serious data integrity and...

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