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Spring Cleaning in the Office: Don’t Forget the Technology

Spring cleaning doesn’t just mean getting rid of all of your old clutter and getting your home ready for summer. It also means getting the office ready for the start of Q2. So make sure you add your computer to your spring cleaning to-do list and make sure you set aside a solid hour or two for it because you need to do more than just clean out the caches. Why should you physically clean out your computers? Computers are gross, and there’s no way around that. We use our keyboards from morning to evening, in between meals and while drinking coffee, and sometimes other people might type in a… Read More

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The Top Reasons to Outsource your IT

Outsourcing back-office functions are growing in popularity amongst small businesses as these companies look for ways to reduce overhead costs. One of the most common departments these businesses are outsourcing is their IT departments. As more small businesses begin to make the switch to outsourcing their IT departments, you may begin to wonder if this is the right choice for your company. However, many business owners who are not familiar with outsourcing may be uncertain as to whether this is a good choice for their business. The fact is that outsourcing your IT department can provide your business with a variety of benefits including:   Reducing Your IT Spending The… Read More

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Why You Need an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

An uninterruptible power supply may be the least glamorous part of your computer set-up, but it’s a valuable one. It can save your system from both data loss and physical damage. A UPS serves two functions. First, as the name implies, it provides battery power when line current fails. Second, it provides surge protection. It’s common for some outlets provide only surge protection without battery backup. When the lights go out A power outage of even a second is enough to stop your computer. Any work you haven’t saved is lost. Computers cache data for speed, so even data which you think you’ve written to disk might only be in the cache.… Read More

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Things You Can Do to Improve Your Computer’s Performance

Having a computer that performs well, and executes tasks quickly, is vital to ensuring the success of any business. Not only can a slow computer be extremely frustrating, but it can also lead to a decrease in productivity. However, over time you will likely notice your computer begin to slow down. Fortunately, there are a few things that you can do to improve your computer’s performance, which can help you to maximize productivity. Here are a few of the things you can do to maximize your computer’s speed and performance.   Try a Different Web Browser If you have been noticing performance issues with your computer when using the internet,… Read More

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Why You Should Invest in a Good Keyboard

You can buy a keyboard for next to nothing, and it will work for years. But if you spend any large amount of time on a computer, you need more than something that just works. A bad keyboard could do long-term damage to your wrists. Aside from that, you want something that will be comfortable and let you type fast and accurately. Divide the cost of a good keyboard by the number of hours you’ll spend using it, and you’ll see it’s an inexpensive investment. Keycaps and switches The keys of a keyboard are, in effect, contact switches, but the way a typical keyboard does them puts cost savings first. Under the… Read More

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Tech Products You Can Take With You When You Go

In this modern age, everything is connected. You can order and pay for just about anything online and then pick it up at the store without waiting in line or even have someone bring it to your house. Just when you’re starting to wonder how much more interesting this can get, there it is – another new tech to try out. Today we’re going to look at a few of the latest, greatest products on the market. Products that will work just about anywhere. 1. iPad Pro. Yes, tablets and other portable smart devices have been around for a while, but Apple continues to raise the bar with their latest offering.… Read More

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Latest IT Gadgets: 3 You Need In Your Life Right Now

Keeping track of the latest IT gadgets is becoming far more difficult, considering how fast technology itself is innovating. There are some great products on the market, but finding the best ones is definitely a challenge now. There are currently some amazing innovations available, and at affordable prices as well. Here is a quick round-up of the three you definitely need to know about. 1) Getac Notebook The right laptop is hard to find, that much is certain. With a myriad of different considerations, it often proves difficult to find the one that is right for your needs. Luckily, models as such as the Getac Notebook are versatile enough for a… Read More

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