Monthly Archives: September 2018

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Important News: Potential Facebook Data Breach

By |September 28th, 2018|

Facebook Was Breached

Were You Or A Facebook Friend Affected?

Facebook has confirmed that more than 50 million user accounts have been breached. They made the announcement today, Friday, September 28th.  However, their engineering team discovered the security breach back on Tuesday, September 25th, 2018. They tell us that the vulnerability has been fixed and the breach was […]

Did You Know That October Is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month?

By |September 26th, 2018|

Online security is something that should get everyone’s attention. Threats exist all around us: ransomware, viruses, spyware, social engineering attacks and more. There’s so much you need to know to keep your personal and business information safe.

 

But… where do you start?

As trusted cybersecurity professionals, we want to help you get educated and stay informed. […]

Tech Tip: iPad Pro vs. Microsoft Surface Pro

By |September 24th, 2018|

Laptop users are loyal to their devices, but when portability is a priority, tablets can’t be beaten.

With so many strong tablet contenders on the market, narrowing down the options before making a purchase can seem overwhelming. This is especially true for shoppers who aren’t quite sure what features they’ll find most useful in a tablet. […]

Can Business Benefit From Microsoft Office 365?

By |September 14th, 2018|

In today’s business world, it’s important for companies to stay ahead of the trends when it comes to the latest in tools for productivity. Office suites like Microsoft’s Office 365 have become popular among organizations hoping for more effective performance and communication.

With Office 365’s subscription plans, users gain access to the full list of Office […]

How Can I Benefit From Keyboard Shortcuts?

By |September 12th, 2018|

What Are Keyboard Shortcuts?

Keyboard ‘shortcuts’ are the strategic use of combinations of keys on your keyboard to perform some task in your software more efficiently. There are shortcuts you can use in your file folders, word processing programs, and even for your email accounts or any social media services, you might use. In addition to […]

Hurricane Florence Update: Florence Now A CAT4 Major Hurricane

By |September 11th, 2018|

Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 4

Evacuation Orders Begin in the Carolinas

The National Hurricane Center is now saying that Florence has maximum sustained winds of 115mph, with gusts to 140mph. It is now a Category 4 storm and is expected to hit the Southeastern US coast on Thursday.

North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, and Virginia governors have […]

Excel for Mac: The Latest Features

By |September 10th, 2018|

A new release of Excel for Mac came out in January of 2018, and with it, some very useful features were added to its existing capabilities. While some spreadsheet power users tend to shy away from the Excel version for the Mac operating system out of fear they won’t be able to do all they […]

Hurricane Florence: State Of Emergency Announced For Virginia

By |September 10th, 2018|

Hurricane Florence is spinning up to be a Category 4 Hurricane. It’s predicted to make landfall between North Carolina and Georgia this week.  Virginia may be impacted when Florence comes ashore at the end of this week.

Virginia announces a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence.

 

Preparing For A Major Hurricane or Tropical Storm

When a hurricane […]

How Can Instagram Accounts Be Hacked?

By |September 5th, 2018|

What Is Instagram And How Is It Vulnerable?

Instagram is a recently created social media site that allows users to share images and videos. It is owned by the same soul that owns Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg. Originally created in the partnership of Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, and officially launched in 2010, it first appeared on […]

Happy Labor Day

By |September 3rd, 2018|

Happy Labor Day (Labour Day – International Workers Day –  May Day)!

You’ve worked hard all summer. This Labor Day before going back to work and back to school, take some time to relax and enjoy one more backyard barbeque, one more trip to the beach, one more night sleeping under the stars, one more bonfire, […]