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Data loss prevention expands

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Data loss prevention is being expanded to encompass the growing use of collaborative tools with Office 365 users. Important and often sensitive data is shared via SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, Windows File Share and Office apps and this information needs a strong layer of security protection. Plans are ready to roll out to improve control […]

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Duet Display Mirrors Mac Screen

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Working with two computer screens can prove to be quite useful in speeding up work processes and boosting efficiency and productivity. And while many people might not want to incur the expense of a large external monitor, or might lack the space for the addition, you no longer have to do so if you have […]

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Gmail 101: Using Google Tasks

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Chances are high, that as a business owner and/or manager, you have a lengthy and difficult-to-keep-track-of to-do list. There is always going to be some task or project that needs your attention, and being pulled in so many directions at once can be tough to manage. If you use Gmail, however, there is a great […]

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What is a Web host?

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It is really important for a business to have a presence online these days. The first step to take to achieve this is to create a website. When businesses set out to develop and set up a new website, one of the most important aspects they need to decide upon is a Web host. Here […]

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What to expect from Apple in 2015

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Looking back at it, 2014 was a great year for Apple. From the iPhone 6 to iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, along with other new products, there were many useful products and systems introduced. Now it is time to look forward to 2015 and what tech developments we might benefit from in the year […]

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What happens when an antivirus expires?

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An antivirus scanner is one of the most essential parts of any security plan. These useful programs scan computers and systems for potential infections and get rid of them, ensuring your files and systems are safe. Because many of these protection programs are subscription based however, it can be easy to let the validity expire. […]

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New spear phishing attack identified

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When looking into the ways companies are hacked, you quickly realize that there are so many different tactics out there that it is mind-boggling. One of the more effective methods used recently is spear phishing, and in early December 2014, a new spear phishing attack was uncovered. This threat, while directed at larger organizations, could […]

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Looking at online backup solutions

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There are many different backup solutions out there available to small and medium sized businesses. While most owners are aware of the fact that any backup solution is important for a Disaster Recovery Plan, it can be tough to pick the right one for your business. One of the most popular is online backup. If […]

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Changing Chrome tabs in Overview

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Google’s Android 5.0 has finally been released and many devices are starting to be upgraded. With the update comes a new layout and a number of new features, including a tweak to the way open and recent apps are handled. Dubbed Overview, this development offers enhanced views of open and recent apps. That being said, […]

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Start Screen 101: Finding your apps

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Love it, or hate it, the Windows 8 and 8.1 Start Screen is here to stay. While many business users have selected to boot directly into Desktop mode with Windows 8.1, the Start Screen still has some great features to offer. For those who do decide to use it, actually finding your installed apps can […]

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