ATM card skimming incidents increased 546% from 2014 to 2015. Click here for the entire article.
This Wired.Com story details how two businesses may have been affected by hacked Google Maps business listings.
A Vox article shows you how to better understand the Internet via forty maps. Some of the information is truly stunning, like who has the world’s best overall broadband speeds. http://www.vox.com/a/internet-maps#list-16
I had a staff member ask me how they could permanently delete/erase a file off an Apple Mac hard drive. I thought it was a good question for a “Tip of the Week”. The below Macworld article talks about two built in Mac utilities that you can use to permanently delete/erase a file off a […]
This week’s “Tip of the Week” concerns shortcut keys for Windows 8 and Windows 7. The link to an online Yahoo Tech Article below by well-known tech writer David Pogue notes eleven useful shortcut keys for Windows 8. However, eight of those shortcut keys also work for Windows 7 (I tried all the shortcuts on […]
Apple’s “Find My iPhone” feature has been very helpful in law enforcement tracking down stolen Apple iPhones, Apple iPads and Mac laptops. In fact, the New York City Police Department highly recommends the use of “Find My iPhone”. But some iPhone victims are using “Find My iPhone” to take the law into their own hands […]
Microsoft, along with several news organizations this morning, is warning users this morning that there is a newly found security flaw in all version of Internet Explorer and that there have been known attacks by malware software writers to take advantage of this flaw. Microsoft, as well as KrebsonSecurity, a well-known IT Security news web […]
The Information Technology Department has several Microsoft Word Training videos that help users on various Microsoft Word functions such as Macros, Mail Merges and Shortcut Keys. You can find them on our Panopto Microsoft Word Training Video Site.
Research firm Canalys notes that tablets will make up nearly fifty percent of the PC market share in 2014. Samsung and Apple will lead the way, but their sales will lessen due to new competitors.
Major League Baseball and the National Football League have submitted a “Friend of the Court” Brief asking the Supreme Court to take up the Aereo TV web service case. Both MLB and the NFL have threatened to take their broadcasts off free TV if Aereo wins.