5 Business Laptops for Both Work and Pleasure

We all had that one long boring day at work that seemed like it would never end; or that business trip with no end in sight where you just wanted to escape from reality for at least a few hours. Well, with the current advancements in technology, you won’t have to. Gone are the days when you could only play computer games on your PC. Laptops are becoming more and more sophisticated as years progress. Nowadays, you no longer need to bore yourself to death while you work, you can have some fun as … [Read more...]

4 Reasons Why Your Computer Speed Has Slowed to a Crawl

There are few things that are as aggravating as a sluggish computer, but it is not always easy to figure out exactly what is taking place within these devices. If you have found yourself struggling with slow load times, chronic errors, and frequent crashes, then take a look at these common issues that could be affecting your computer's speed. Image sent by author 1. Too Many Startup Programs Many computer manufacturers sell their products with a long list of programs that open … [Read more...]

Most Dangerous Viruses for Small Businesses

In today's cyber climate, there are a few viruses that can take down your business and cost you significant losses in repairs, downtime and employee productivity. Microsoft has some basic tips for protecting your computer from viruses, but understanding the viruses that are currently in the wild and how they can affect your company may help you better defend yourself from a future attack. Image sent by author The CryptoLocker Virus The CryptoLocker virus is a vile and disruptive … [Read more...]

How To Protect Your Online Business From Damaging Malware

Malware is malicious software that's specifically designed to damage computers or breach security barriers. It might seem like a lot of effort for an individual to design a program like this, but more and more hackers with ill intent are engineering these advanced programs in an effort to infiltrate databases with confidential information or to install spyware and adware that bog the computer down. Image sent by author Malware can be damaging to the everyday personal user, but not as … [Read more...]

Safety Shocks: New Security Technology

With the unnerving number of mass shooting incidents reported regularly on the news along with the staggering increase in violent crime incidents in cities both large and small, security has become a hot topic issue in the world today. As a result, many people are looking for ways to help protect themselves at home and in the workplace. One of the most popular ways currently for personal protection is by implementing security measures to decrease the chance of potential violence and crime … [Read more...]