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QR Code on a Smart Phone
Security

Cybersecurity Update: QR Codes

The QR stands for Quick Response, as you can use it almost instantly. This type of barcode can be read by the camera of a mobile device. It can store website URLs, phone numbers and up to 4,000 characters of text. It can also lead the phone to download apps in the app stores, access Wi-Fi, transfer payments, and more!

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Google search bar
Google

Google Chrome 91 Update

Exciting news! On May 25, 2021, Google had announced a new update to their stable desktop channel for Windows, Mac, and Linux computers. They are planning to release this update in the next few days/weeks.

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Microsoft Office
Web & Cloud

Windows 10: Should Microsoft Edge be your Default Browser?

You are most likely one of many who decided to upgrade your operating system to Windows 10, and after, have likely received recommendations from Windows to use Edge as your default internet browser. There are other browser options available, so would Edge be a wise choice for you and your company?

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Man working remotely from home
Office

Dos and Don’ts of Virtual Meetings

Virtual meetings have always been part of a business work day. However, in the last few years, we have seen a boom in remote workers, and as a result, more of a need for virtual meetings. What are the Do’s and Dont’s of joining a virtual meeting?

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Computers for a small business: Laptop vs. desktop
Office

Remote Work Ergonomics

Working remotely has always been an option in many companies, but in recent years, it has become more and more common to work at home. While this employment option helps reduce travel time and money spent, it can negatively affect our body’s health, if we are not cautious. How can you take care of yourself and your body?

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Windows Update
Windows

Windows 10 Updates (21H1 and 21H2)

On February 2021, it has been confirmed through a Windows blog post that the 21H1 update will be released this spring. This will be a smaller, cumulative update following the release of the 20H2 version in October 2020. The 21H1 will start its release to the public in May 2021.

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Open Source vs. Closed Source Software
Business

Open Source vs. Closed Source Software

When we find a new software to use, we usually look at the consumer reviews, and what the company says about their product.  One major detail a company likes to show is the type of software. Whether they are Open Source Software, and Closed Source/ Proprietary Software. Which one is the best for you and your business?

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The Importance of Creating A Secure Password
Security

Cybersecurity Update: Creating A Secure Password

Creating online accounts has become a way of life for us. We need them to shop, to access our utility bills, to communicate with our friends and family, and so much more! How do you create a secure password for these accounts?

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Windows BitLocker Device Encryption
Security

Windows BitLocker Device Encryption

IT security is very important in our lives. As a result, we look for ways to protect them and prevent disasters from happening, especially when our sensitive and personal data is at risk. There are many tools that we can use on the market, but which ones are the best for us?

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