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Updated Software Means Less Hassle for You

Posted by Scott Breitman on July 2, 2020

Using the most up-to-date software on your computer ensures the machine will work at optimal speed, efficiency, performance, and security so you can be more productive. New and improved operating system updates ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance

Why Your Small Business Should Recycle Electronics

Posted by Scott Breitman on July 16, 2018

Running a small business can feel like a constant struggle to keep up—with orders, with paperwork, and with the speed of technology. Your computers and myriad other electronic devices may become damaged, obsolete, or inadequate for your business needs every few years. (For computers, for example, the average ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance

Why Cloud Backup Is Vital for Your Business

Posted by Scott Breitman on July 10, 2018

One of the most valuable assets of your business is the data that keeps it running. Many companies, however, have data storage systems that are woefully inadequate, insecure, and insufficiently protected. If all of your client lists and inventory live inside your laptop or on your company’s physical server, ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance

My Computer Is SO Slow. How Can I Speed It Up?

Posted by Mike Hurt on May 16, 2018

Even if you have the patience of a saint, waiting for your computer to load can be some of the most maddening moments of your day. Those seconds (or minutes) that you wait for programs or web pages to load can be incredibly frustrating. Fortunately, most of the time you can get rid of those delays without too ... Read More

Topics: computer security, computer maintenance

Internet Slow or Not Working at All? Try These Tips

Posted by Mike Hurt on April 5, 2018

The internet has come a long way from when you had to patiently wait minutes for websites and pictures to load, but when your internet slows down, seconds of delay can feel like eons. If websites are slow to load, refresh, or time out before completing actions, or if your internet connectivity is spotty ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance

Your Computer Hates Winter as Much as You Do

Posted by Mike Hurt on January 9, 2018

As the holiday decorations go up, you may find yourself dreading the onset of cold weather and wintery conditions. While you’re pulling out the winter coats, cleaning out the chimneys, and readying your home for the months ahead, don’t forget to consider how the winter ... Read More

Topics: computer repair, computer maintenance

How to Get the Most Out of Your Laptop Battery

Posted by Mike Hurt on December 20, 2017

Along with everything good about laptops and other mobile computing devices, there is also a question of whether the battery will be up to the test. If you use your mobile device for more than a couple hours, you will likely find it is running low on juice. Laptop ... Read More

Topics: computer repair, computer maintenance

What's the Deal with Computer Updates?

Posted by Mike Hurt on December 14, 2017

Updates are essential to your computer's performance and safety. Some updates are automatic, while others must be initiated by the user. Learn what, exactly, these updates are all about and why they're so important.

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Topics: computer maintenance

Can Opening Email Harm My Computer?

Posted by Mike Hurt on May 30, 2017

 

 

Viruses and malware are can slow down your computer, plague you with unwanted popups, threaten the security of your personal information, and/or attempt to gain unauthorized access to your computer, so it’s vital that you Read More

Topics: computer security, computer maintenance, IT questions

Don’t Turn Off Your Computer at Night—Do This Instead

Posted by William Stasak on April 20, 2017

 

Computers have changed a lot in the last 30 years. Rather than one family PC, many families now have multiple computing devices, including tablets, smartphones, laptops, and desktop personal computers. The recommendations on how to care for your computers has changed as the technology has ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance, IT questions