Is Your Business Hemorrhaging Money?

Hint: It Will If Your IT Network Goes Down. You’re lying in bed, almost asleep when, “Oh no! Another lightning strike -that means the power probably went out in the office!” Does the sound of thunder keep you awake at night wondering if your IT network will be up and running the next morning? It […]

Tired Of Amateur Hour? Learn How To Use Excel Like A Pro

With the 2016 version of Excel, Microsoft has really upped the game for people who aren’t great with numbers. You can now easily use one-click access that can be customized to provide the functionality you need. This is the first of a three-part series about using Microsoft Excel 2016 to help you identify trends, construct […]

Battle To The Death – Three Virtual Assistants Enter; Only One Will Survive

First, there was Siri, then Cortana, and then Alexa. Each virtual assistant comes equipped with a rich package of features and capabilities, but who is the best in the business? Every April, organizations big and small all over celebrate Administrative Assistants Day as a show of gratitude for the staff that carries out the day-to-day […]

Tired Of Juggling The Many Apps Your Team Uses?

Integrate and Collaborate Seamlessly Microsoft Teams Microsoft Teams has become the go-to chat-based workspace in Office 365. It’s more than just a hub for teamwork. It’s even customizable for each type of team. Microsoft Teams is perfect for one-on-one conversations, open group discussions or even public meetings. It has many modern features that make meetings […]

Exploring The Dark Net and Deep Web – What Are They, Really?

Though terms like the Dark Web and Deep Web are often used interchangeably, they aren’t the same place at all – read on to learn everything you need to know about both. The term Deep Web is used to describe any content that is not indexed by Google. These are typically not the disgusting, creepy […]

There’s No Room For Slack In Teams

Once the darling of the group communication platform market, Slack is lacking compared to one of the newest market entries. Microsoft Teams aims to challenge Slack in every aspect with fancy features and robust capabilities. The team behind Slack, the wildly popular Internet-relay chat (IRC) platform, raised nearly $20 million in funding for its first […]

No More Double-Doubles At Some Timmie’s

Tim Hortons Hit By Ransomware The value and reputation of a popular Canadian restaurant chain have been negatively affected by a ransomware attack. One of Canada’s most popular coffee shop chains, Tim Hortons, was recently hit with a ransomware attack. Although they say that their customer data wasn’t breached, the cyber attack caused many of […]

Update on Multifactor Authentication Methods

Each year seems to bring even bigger and more expensive data breaches. It’s become commonplace to hear that your favorite retailer was just breached and millions of records were lost to hackers somewhere on the other side of the world. In spite of our best efforts, cyber crimes are now the number one leading crime […]

Tired Of Replacing Tech Every Year And A Half?

How often do you buy a new laptop, tablet or mobile phone? Does it seem like there’s an internal alarm clock that predicts the time of your next purchase? We can help you hit the “snooze” button and save more money. Apple made news recently with an admission of its practice to release updates that […]

New Sheriff In Town: Microsoft’s Surface Ready To Rule All Laptops

Stop Trying To Decide Between A Laptop Or A Tablet – The Real Question Is, Surface Book 2 Or Surface Pro? Microsoft has a lot to offer when it comes to hybrid laptop/tablets – but which one is right for you? Wondering whether to purchase the Surface Pro or Surface Book 2? Think about what […]