Category Archives: Computer Tips

5 Signs Your Desktop Woes Call for Professional Help

We’ve all been there: a frozen screen, a mysterious error message, a stubborn printer, or a computer that won’t even turn on. While some desktop problems are quick fixes you can handle with a simple reboot or a software update, there are times when issues persist, signaling a cry for professional attention.  Recognizing these red […]

4 Reasons Why It’s Essential to Update Your Software

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How often have you seen a notification pop-up on your phone or computer indicating you are due for a software update? Usually, a message will display that reads something like this: This application has an update. Would you like to install it now or later? How many times do you click on the “later” option? […]

A Beginner’s Guide to NFTs

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The past few months have seen NFTs making waves all over the place. It’s hard to imagine not hearing reference to them in one form or another. Even though you’ve heard of them, it can be difficult to understand exactly what they are. The concept sounds complicated, especially with all the associated tech jargon surrounding […]

Where to Invest Your IT Dollars for Your Business in 2022

Where to Invest Your IT Dollars for Your Business in 2022

A tradition many Canadians enjoy for the start of a new year is making resolutions. Your new year resolutions can include anything from improving your health to learning new skills to connecting more often with family members. Creating a new year’s resolution helps motivate us to work towards a goal and inspires us to create […]

What to Do if Your Personal Data Is Compromised

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It happens a lot more frequently than companies care to admit. You turn on the nightly news, and there is a report on a new data breach. With the rapid evolution of cyberattacks, it seems that no industry is immune. Whether it be a top government agency, a digital platform, international companies, or local businesses, […]

5 Home Business Cybersecurity Measures You Can Implement in a Few Hours

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Managing Technology for Remote Teams The trend toward remote or home-based employees is growing exponentially, especially as COVID-19 continues to impact workplaces. As a result, many companies are discovering work-from-home technology solutions that allow them to continue operations seamlessly. One important aspect of these solutions is maintaining strong cybersecurity practices. With networks becoming more dispersed […]