Category: General Tech

  • Google Apps, Office 365 And Apple’s iCloud: Which One Do You Choose?

    With all the hype around cloud computing, you’ve certainly heard about the cloud-based office applications being offered by Microsoft, Google and Apple. All are promising cheap, easy and convenient computing…but are they REALLY all they’re cracked up to be? The most important thing you need to know is that these are relatively new technologies with […]

  • The Pros And Cons Of Switching To… VoIP

    Since Alexander Graham Bell made the first phone call to his assistant Watson, the phone has come a long way. And now thanks to Internet technology, it’s possible to make phone calls over the Internet using VoIP technology or voice over Internet Protocol (IP). While there are a number of advantages to a VoIP system […]

  • 10 Secret Tricks, Tools And Cool Features Hiding In Google

    If you use Google for searching the web, you’re going to love these 10 features, available to everyone that you probably didn’t know about. The best way to find these is to simply search for the item in Google. Google’s Dictionary Extension for Chrome. Add this plug-in and you can highlight words on a web […]

  • 10 Secret Tricks, Tools And Cool Features Hiding In Google

    If you use Google for searching the web, you’re going to love these 10 features, available to everyone that you probably didn’t know about. The best way to find these is to simply search for the item in Google. Google’s Dictionary Extension for Chrome. Add this plug-in and you can highlight words on a web […]

  • 5 Easy Ways To Eliminate E-mail Overload

    Set your “send and receive” to only twice a day. If you’re like me, you need to access your e-mail to work, whether it’s sending tasks to others or looking up communications relevant to a project you’re working on. Problem is, it’s EXTREMELY tempting to go down the e-mail rabbit hole when you open it […]

  • Don’t Ever Let Your IT Company Do This To Your Computer Network

    Today, when companies need to be lean, nimble and brutally efficient to survive in a competitive marketplace, cutting unnecessary costs is paramount. Unfortunately, it can be easy when you’re on a tight budget to accidentally strip away components of your business that may seem gratuitous but are actually essential to your success. One of the […]

  • 3 Big Trends Businesses Need To Adopt Now

    When the online publication Small Business Trends surveyed nearly 500 small and midsize-business owners across the country last February, they found that technology has become more important than ever in companies of all sizes. Though CRM is often an expensive and lofty goal for time-strapped businesses, it drastically increases growth once it’s implemented and understood. […]

  • 5 Cell Phone “Urban Legend” Myths Debunked

    There have been many e-mails circling the Internet talking about hidden tricks and features of the average cell phone. Below are a few of those myths and the actual truths according to Snopes.com.   Myth #1: The emergency number worldwide for mobile phones is 112. This number can be dialed even when the keypad it […]

  • WiFi Networking: What It Is, How It Works, And What You Need to Know

    Wireless networking or Wi-Fi, is quickly becoming the preferred method for connecting to the Internet or other computers because of its simplicity. Using WiFi, you can connect anywhere in your home, office, or even your local cafe without the need for wires or Internet connections. How It Works A simple way to understand wireless networking […]

  • 7 Secrets to Finding Relevant Information Online

    Have you ever run into a virtual wall when searching for information on the Internet? With billions of websites online, finding good, relevant information online can sometimes be akin to finding a needle in a haystack. But take heart! Here are 7 little-known secrets that will help you find what you are looking for in […]