October 18th, 2020 by admin
Fall is here. The leaves are changing and each day brings a unique blend of colors, the air is aromatic, and dry... -Ack, COUGH- And for the next couple of months we get to enjoy the sweet smell of nature as it’s getting ready for what is shaping up to be a beautiful winter.
Not to mention...
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October 15th, 2020 by admin
An online and local party game of teamwork and betrayal - Innersloth (Among Us Creators)
Have you ever played 'Mafia'? That one game you played in college with your friends where you close your eyes and the 'killer' chooses someone who dies? You then have to figure out who the killer is, and...
Posted in: Technology, Tech, Toys, and Trends
October 9th, 2020 by admin
Artificial Intelligence has revolutionized technology. Right now, most viruses utilized by hackers use artificial intelligence strategies to bypass computer’s defenses. This has created a need for security services and applications to use dynamic machine learning to detect and protect against...
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October 8th, 2020 by admin
What's that sound? A shrill ringing in the distance. But where is it coming from? No, it couldn't be coming from the telephone, could it? After all, strange things have been happening around the office since October 1st rolled in - the legendary month of spook. Trembling yet curious, you pick up...
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January 23rd, 2019 by admin
The holidays are upon us! For many, the joy of the season may be hampered by the presents that have yet to be purchased. Thanks to online shopping, gone are the days of being forced to face the crowds at the mall, or run all across town in search of one perfect item. If you're shopping online this holiday...
Posted in: Tech Tips, Productivity, Products, Technology
November 19th, 2018 by admin
Seems pretty simple, right? Plug in your phone and let it charge. Oh, if only it were that easy. Chances are, you're charging your phone wrong. Here's how to do it correctly, and keep your battery in good shape. Most smartphone manufactures say that their batteries in their phones will work at full...
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November 15th, 2018 by admin
The largest web browsers have all announced that they will be ending support for applications that use old versions of TLS by 2020. You may not know what TLS is, but this change could affect your business. This is what you need to know, to be sure your infrastructure will still be supported.TLS is an encryption protocol, which means it is a method of securing online interactions, with web pages, chat rooms, email etc. The first version, 1.0, was created in 1995 and is considered highly insecure along with the second version, 1.1. The secure versions of TLS were implemented in 2008.
The largest web browsers have all announced that they will be ending support for applications that use old versions of TLS by 2020. You may not know what TLS is, but this change could affect your business. This is what you need to know, to be sure your infrastructure will still be supported.TLS is an...
Posted in: Protection, Security, Technology
November 12th, 2018 by admin
In this age of information, we all need a companion. Just 10 years ago, a digital assistant may have seemed like something out of a futuristic flick, but today, with a simple, “Alexa” or “Hey Google”, we have access to a myriad of tools and information. But which assistant is...
Posted in: Tech Tips, Products, Technology
October 25th, 2018 by admin
It’s nearly Halloween. There’s an eerie feeling in the air. The thought of ghosts, goblins, and other other-worldly visitors fills our thoughts. Scarier than these monsters that lurk under our beds is this unwanted intruder to your computer. You don’t want to run into this malware in a dark alley; it’s...
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October 23rd, 2018 by admin
Yikes - the average person checks their phone 110 times a day. Learning the details of your personal phone usage can be an even harder pill to swallow. These details can be found in the new iOS 12 update. Here are some ways to make the best of this new feature and curb your addiction.If you feel like...
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October 18th, 2018 by admin
Each day our spam folders fill up with requests from supposed royalty, long lost family members with inheritance to spare, and hosts of other scammers looking to take advantage of the gullible. One man has had enough!
Scammers beware! Rather than trashing the suspicious emails he receives, James...
Posted in: Security, Tech Tips
October 15th, 2018 by admin
What if you could command a private drone army? In the military, drone warfare has become a reality. They can fly 50 MPH, they are difficult to detect, and feel no fear. Strap on some heat vision cameras and a small bomb, and you have yourself a terrifying robot version of Alfred Hitchcock's, “The...
Posted in: Security, Technology
October 1st, 2018 by admin
Smart Cities are a buzzy term for using technology to help solve public problems. If we put fire detecting cameras around all of Los Angeles, to help alert the authorities and create faster response times, this would be a Smart City feature. There is a little bit of ambiguity here, but basically: Technology...
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September 17th, 2018 by admin
Did you know if you run that VPN your IT guy set you up with, in China or Russia you could get a prison sentence? What about what a VPN actually protects you from? Most people have heard of the service, millions use them daily, few know what it really does.
What is a VPN and what does it do?
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