LastPass Breach January update
LastPass Breach January update: more news about the horrible hacking of LastPass accounts. LastPass Breach January Update The cloud password management company LastPass was hacked last year but didn’t release any details until December 22nd. Read my LastPass Time Bomb Breach blog. Since then I have clawed out one more detail. I was able to… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday April 2022
Patch Tuesday April 2022: a hail of security showers for your small business. Apple Bytes Apple has been very quiet this month. Apple released patches March 31st for all their iThingys but nothing since then. Are they waiting for the 30th? Very odd. App Bytes How often do you check your phone apps for updates?… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2020
Patch Tuesday September 2020: all the patch news to secure and speed up your business computing. Patch to Speed Up Those annoying update now notifications are not just about security. Just this week I was working with a client whose computer had been getting slower and slower. The fix was to update her iPhone, her… (0 comment)

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…

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)

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)

Patch Tuesday March 2019
Patch Tuesday March 2019: all the patch news you need for your small business. Adobe Agony No Hot Flash this month for a change. This month the excitement is with Photoshop, Digital Editions (ebook¬† reader) and Cold Fusion. There were two important security updates last month for Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat so check that… (0 comment)

Quadriga CryptoCurrency Boondoggle
Quadriga CryptoCurrency Boondoggle: it has everything, lost passwords, missing funds, cyrptocurrency intrigue, mysterious death in a faraway land. Quadriga CryptoCurrency Boondoggle Earlier this month several news agencies reported that more than $400,000 in Quadriga cryptocurrency was locked/lost in a cold wallet after it’s CEO died unexpectedly in India. The widow claimed that the CEO took… (0 comment)