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Ransomware is Coming to Get You!

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | Feb 10, 2017 | Tags: , , , | No Comments

9 Requirements of a Strong BYOD Policy

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | Jun 5, 2014 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

A recent study by Gartner Security revealed that 59% of employees, who use their personal devices at work, have not signed any formal agreement with their company. With more than a quarter of US workers using their own technology at work, company information is regularly flowing through unsecured and unregistered devices. “The threat of cyber […]

Office for iPad is Finally Here

It has taken four years, but Microsoft has finally released a version of its well-known Office software for Apple’s iPad. Office for iPad is a set of productivity products that operate as three fully functioning standalone iPad applications as well as compliments to their desktop versions. Office for iPad is available in the App Store […]

Target Offers $200 Gift Card for iPad Trade-in, Including First Generation

Through November 9, Target is holding an in-store promotion for its trade-in program offering gift cards worth a minimum of $200 for old iPads, including first generation models. If you have an iPad that you no longer use, or if you’re looking to upgrade then visit a Target mobility store in the next few days. […]

8.1 Gives Windows Users a Reason to Upgrade

When Windows 8 hit the market last year, it sent loyal Microsoft users into an uproar with drastic changes in the look and functionality of the classic operating system. So users, who decided not to upgrade in favor of the familiarity of traditional Windows, may view the recent release of 8.1 with little regard. But […]

Apple Wants to Brighten Your Day With its Newest iPhones

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | Sep 9, 2013 | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments

On the eve of Apple’s media event in San Francisco, fans are buzzing about new iPhones and Apple’s hinted promise of more color options. Ever since Apple released its invitation last week, rumors have been circulating about the expected features on two new iPhones, the 5S and the 5C, a lesser-expensive plastic version of the […]

Google Glass Puts Users’ Privacy at Risk

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | May 10, 2013 | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments

Google Glass was released to the public recently when 8,000 beta testers were selected by the company to purchase and try the new device. Already several security risks are coming to light. Besides the fear that wearable technology equipped with cameras can put any bystanders at risk of being recorded without their knowledge (one bar […]

New Tech Polls Twitter for Real-Time Ratings of Candidates

Posted by | Filed under News, Personal Computing, Tech News | Oct 16, 2012 | Tags: , , , | No Comments

  After the first presidential debate, we showed you apps that can help you stay informed on the candidates’ positions and standings as they campaign through the last few weeks before the election. This week, not only can you keep track of their records, lies and flip flops, you can also gauge how their performance […]

NBC Olympics Live Extra App Brings the Games to US Fans in Real Time

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | Aug 1, 2012 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

You forgot to book your ticket to London, but watching all the Olympic games on a time delay is a little too 1996 for your taste. Good news – you can still experience the games 2012-style with the NBC Olympics Live Extra App. With the app, you can access live streaming coverage of all events […]

Microsoft has Google and Mozilla up in ARMS

Posted by | Filed under News, Tech News | May 11, 2012 | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments

Microsoft has revealed the new Windows RT, a version of its OS that is optimized for ARM processors. Like the other versions of Windows 8, it will include both a Windows interface and a mobile layout option. The system, which comes complete with MS Office 2010, has come under fire from both Mozilla and Google […]

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