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2-factor vs. 2-step authentication

Cybersecurity is a vital component to businesses these days. You need to make sure that criminals cannot just hack into your network. When it comes to verifying users’ identity, there are two types of authentication used: 2-step and 2-factor. These two are so similar, many confuse one with the other.

How to protect yourself from cryptojacking

Hackers use cryptojacking to mine cryptocurrencies, and this process can cause PCs to run below optimal speeds.  If your relatively new computer is experiencing performance issues after clicking a link or visiting a website, you might be a victim of cryptojacking.

What goes into a business continuity plan?

Events out of your control can disrupt your business operations. While you can’t necessarily control the unexpected, you can take some precautions to prevent most business disruptions. Here are some things to consider when developing a business continuity plan (BCP). Backup your data, applications, and servers Today, companies are more dependent than ever on IT […]

Must-have extensions for your Google Chrome

Google Chrome is the most popular and most used browser in the world. And because of its unparalleled speed, user-friendly interface, and powerful performance, it’s also touted as the best browser. But did you know that the Chrome Web Store is full of extensions you can install to add extra features to your browser? Here are some extensions you should definitely try.

Email automation: Productivity tip

Have you ever received a personalized email from a large corporation, there’s a good chance it was written using an email automation. This technology saves time and money while strengthening customer relationships, and contrary to popular belief, it’s affordable.

Outlook Tips to help you Work Smarter

People are constantly searching for an easier way to keep their email inboxes in order, customize their email signatures, and improve group communications. The good news is that Microsoft Outlook has these features built in, you just need to know where to look.

Every business needs an MSP for cybersecurity

With cyberattacks targeting any business regardless of size, cybersecurity can no longer be relegate to the bottom of your budget. This is where businesses with a small or limited budget benefit from partnering with a managed services provider (MSP) for their cybersecurity needs.

How to minimize Wi-Fi hiccups

Today, you simply can’t survive without a Wi-Fi connection. Businesses need fast, secure, and reliable internet to get work done and satisfy customers. But what about when you experience Wi-Fi issues? These fixes ought to do the trick! Range constraints Wi-Fi works via radio waves that are broadcast from a central hub, usually a piece […]

Expect CPU shortages until late 2019

Consumers and businesses are  increasingly relying on more powerful computers to run their applications. But in the coming months, you may have issues obtaining the PCs you need. Since 2018, Intel has reported a processor shortage (CPU), which some experts believe may not be resolved until late 2019. Read on to learn more.