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New MacBook 2015 is coming

March 27th, 2015
New MacBook 2015 is coming

Apple announced the release of an all-new MacBook at its Spring Forward Apple Watch event earlier this month. This latest innovation in the MacBook family is simply named the New MacBook, creating a new product line alongside the existing MacBook Pro and MacBook Air.

Make meetings more productive with Do.com

March 25th, 2015
Make meetings more productive with Do.com

Meetings are meant to be hotbeds of production, where decisions get taken, people get updates and projects get moved forward. Yet all too often, they become a strain on your workforce’s productivity, hours out of the day when staff are taken away from their jobs to sit in inefficient sessions which are too long and lack pace and focus.

Why you should quit break/fix

March 24th, 2015
Why you should quit break/fix

You’ve been using your break/fix contractor for years. For the most part, he’s been reliable and helped your business run a smooth IT operation. But you’ve been hearing more and more about Managed Services, and it’s peaked your interest. If you’re thinking about making the jump from break/fix to Managed Services, here are a few compelling ideas to consider.

Business continuity terms defined

March 23rd, 2015
Business continuity terms defined

A business continuity plan (BCP) is often defined as a method of putting businesses back on their feet in the event of a disaster. With this in mind, companies are increasingly concentrating their efforts on developing a BCP so that, when unexpected disasters strike, they can minimize damage and continue to function as normally as possible.

Why to switch back to a full-sized iPad

March 20th, 2015
Why to switch back to a full-sized iPad

Since the launch of the original iPad Mini, it has seemed like the direction of travel has been towards smaller, more portable devices. In many ways it mirrors the trend in mobile phone development prior to the arrival of smartphones on the scene – every device was smaller than the last.

Why VoIP beats out traditional phone service

March 20th, 2015
Why VoIP beats out traditional phone service

Traditional phone lines are still the preferred choice of many businesses. However, the times they are a-changin’. And there are some good reasons to consider other options. No, that doesn’t mean getting rid of your phone altogether, but considering an alternative method that turns the whole idea of traditional phone use on its head.

Multi-factor authentication comes to Venmo

March 18th, 2015
Multi-factor authentication comes to Venmo

We all know that it’s important to maintain high security vigilance across whole spectrum of your IT, from changing your email password regularly to locking your work computer when you are away from your desk. But there are few areas where it couldn’t be easier to score an own goal and make life easy for fraudsters than in the realm of financial services.

How to use social media hashtags

March 16th, 2015
How to use social media hashtags

When taking your business online, it’s crucial you make use of different tools to help boost your online presence. Hashtags are an example of such tools; they are the key to social media buzz and have been added to various social media platforms. Isn’t it time you got a comprehensive view of how different social media sites make use of hashtags, as well as how you can get the most out of them for your business?

Twitter

Twitter hashtags don’t support special characters like +, !, $, %, -, ^, &, * but do support letters, numbers and underscores.

Hackers target healthcare data

March 16th, 2015
Hackers target healthcare data

Medical institutions rely on their healthcare systems to facilitate the needs of their patients, whether through electronic medical records, prescription management or data entry software. Unfortunately, most healthcare service providers don’t realize how vulnerable their IT systems are to cyber attacks.

Growing your social media fan base

March 13th, 2015
Growing your social media fan base

Cracking the unspoken code to social media business superstardom can be mindboggling. Even if you have the time to dedicate several hours a week to social media, you may still be baffled at where and how to focus your efforts. Look no further, there are some fundamental solutions that can blast your social media marketing to new heights.