Is Public Wi-Fi Safe?

Feb 10, 2017 | Technology Tips

We have come to expect Public Wi-Fi to be available almost everywhere, often connecting blindly to any unsecured network claiming "Free Public Wi-Fi".

But is it safe to do so? SciShow has produced a short video explaining some of the risks and things you should be aware of.


What's in a password?

Sep 2, 2016 | Technology Tips

It seems data breaches are continually in the news. How can you protect yourself? Often, when attackers breach one website, they are able to move laterally to other, more secure sites because users re-use their password.

Common advice is to use a strong, unique password for every service you use. Is this possible, what constitutes a strong password?


Windows 10: What you Should Know

Jul 31, 2015 | Technology Tips

Windows 10 is gradually being released to the public. Some users, who have pre-registered already have it. We've compiled some things to know when considering the upgrade.


Tips for Writing Business Content for the Web

Jan 16, 2014 | Technology Tips

We are often asked about how best to optimize a website for high search engine rankings online. This is commonly called "SEO". We'll often warn those who ask that while there are certain measures you can take, many "SEO Companies" employ techniques that do more harm than good. Look for an SEO company that focuses on generating useful content rather than applying the SEO snake oil of the day.

Along those lines, Smashing Magazine posted an excellent article with tips about optimizing your business website's content.


Leveraging Technology to Increase Your Competitive Advantage

May 2, 2012 | Technology Tips

Many businesses want to use technology to boost their effectiveness, efficiency and profitability and give them a competitive edge in the market. However, they don’t know what technology they should get, or how they will use it. When upgrading your business with new technology there are a few things to consider: what are your current competitive advantages, and what you need to be able to do your job better, faster and more effectively.


Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) Beta Release

Mar 28, 2012 | Technology Tips

Many of our customers are using Cobian Backup as a low-cost, easy to manage backup solution. Cobiansoft has recently released a beta version of Cobain Backup 11. A key enhancement that we're excited about is the option to force full backups to occur on a particular week day (a feature that was conspicuously missing in previous versions).

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