Patch Tuesday March 2020: updates march on
Patch Tuesday March 2020: updates march on. Most folks have had other important things on their mind but you still need to update your devices. Apple Bytes Apple released updates March 24th and 25th for all their products. If you’re synching your iPhone to your Windows computer you must be running the latest version of… (0 comment)

Can we reinstall 2020? How the coronavirus affects tech
Can we reinstall 2020? How the coronavirus affects tech. Can we reinstall 2020? This version of 2o20 definitely has a virus. And it’s affecting all the tech sectors. This is what you need to know for your business now. Tech Support All tech companies, from Apple to Microsoft to Webnames, are seeing big increases in…

Ergo New Keyboard
Ergo new keyboard: should you buy an ergonomic keyboard? Do they actually prevent injury?  Maybe. Ergonomic keyboards No one agrees on what a real ergonomic keyboard. Slanted? Special wrist rest? Keyboard split in halves? Studies show that they don’t seem to make much difference for a lot of folks. Other studies indicate that ergonomic keyboards… (0 comment)

Surge Protect Your Tech
Surge Protect Your Tech: how do you buy a surge protector for your computer equipment? Why not a power strip? Power strip vs Surge Protector Power strips just split your outlet up for you. They do not protect your equipment from surges. Surge protectors are designed to protect your equipment up to so many joules.… (0 comment)

Indistractable by tech
Indistractable, Nir Eyal’s new book focuses on your focus and how not to get distracted from your goals. Tech Distractions I get clients asking me frequently about how to turn off notifications on their devices. Microsoft, Apple, Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc. are begging for your attention all the time. Smartphones are the worst for distractions.… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday November 2019
Patch Tuesday November 2019: all the security news you need this month for your small business computing. iPhone Updates After iOS 13 was released, some iPhone users experienced problems with their Mail app not showing conversations, or attachments or other weirdness. Apple released an update November 18th to address this problem. Besides fixing the Mail… (0 comment)

Secure your holiday online shopping
‘Tis the season for online scams, you need to secure your holiday online shopping. Put a lock on it Before you purchase from any website, make sure there’s a lock on it. The lock means the seller has made some effort to encrypt the transaction protecting your credit card and personal details.If you have to… (0 comment)

Madwoman in the tech attic
What follows is a true tale of tech terror. Late afternoon I received a call from the manager of The _____ Mansions. “We are having horrible problems with the guest wifi on the top floors of the building. The guests are complaining continuously. “ “We’re even getting negative reviews on Google about it. One of… (1 comment)

Patch Tuesday October 2019
Patch Tuesday October 2019: all the chilling tech security news you need for your small business this month. Patch Tuesday October 2019 What is Patch Tuesday? The second Tuesday of the month a lot of tech vendors like Microsoft release their security patches. Apple also releases monthly patches but the dates vary. You need these… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2019
Patch Tuesday September 2019: the last days of summer bring lots of security updates for your business. Patch Tuesday September 2019 This month brought extra harvests of patches from Apple, Adobe and Microsoft. If you feel like you’re getting extra update notices recently, you’re not dreaming. Apple had the most interesting updates this month. Apple… (0 comment)