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5 Steps to Speed-Up Google Chrome

5 Steps to Speed-Up Google Chrome

Being the most-used browser, Google Chrome is usually reliable and quick but like anything else, it can slow down over time.  When this happens, it can be frustrating and limits your productivity.  Here are 6 simple steps you can take to boost the speed and make your internet browsing experiences pleasant again.

5 Mobile Device Security Tips for Your Business

5 Mobile Device Security Tips for Your Business

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Managing the security of your mobile devices is about overseeing the way users on all devices – from laptops to internet connected printers – view, share and store sensitive information.

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your IT Budget in 2019

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your IT Budget in 2019

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Technology occupies a large place in our lives and businesses now but the demand grows with each passing year.  Annual advancements in computers, phones, tablets, POS systems, cloud storage, data backup, software and much more creates an ever-changing list of IT possibilities.

Is Your Small Business Overpaying Uncle Sam? Everything You Need To Know About Section 179

Is Your Small Business Overpaying Uncle Sam? Everything You Need To Know About Section 179

This tax deduction expands to a deduction limit of $1,000,000 level and is permanently  at this level until further notice.  This tax break for small businesses is intended to make it more affordable for small companies to buy business equipment

6 Steps to Prepare for a Cyber Attack

6 Steps to Prepare for a Cyber Attack

Many companies have an incident response plan that may look great on paper but they have not tested the execution. Key stakeholders must agree on the strategy, evolve it over time and be able to implement it confidently during an incident.

Local Alabama Hospital Wants to Settle Data Breach Lawsuit

Local Alabama Hospital Wants to Settle Data Breach Lawsuit

The data breach at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Alabama finally nears the end after a four-year long nightmare. While there has been no final court approval, the hospital has decided to settle with the 1,200 victims whose information was breached. Each person will receive roughly $5,000 and Flowers Hospital has said payments won't total more than $150,000.
What Happened?

A lab technician at Flower Hospital stole PHI records to use in a tax fraud and identity theft scheme.

Microsoft End of Life 2020 Explained

Microsoft End of Life 2020 Explained

As with all of Microsoft’s operating systems, Mainstream and Extended Support is by Microsoft for a period of time. Microsoft calls its products “End of Life” when the Extended Support period comes to an end.

BYOD Security – What It Is and How It Affects Your Business

BYOD Security – What It Is and How It Affects Your Business

Despite concerns about Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) security risks, employees over the past years have enjoyed the multiple benefits of BYOD.  Employers are unlikely to ever stop staff from bringing their own devices to work or using them remotely for work purposes.

5 Things to Look For Before You Click – The Anatomy of a Phishing Email

5 Things to Look For Before You Click – The Anatomy of a Phishing Email

At the most basic level, a phishing scam involves sending fraudulent emails that appear to be from a reputable person or company, with the goal of deceiving recipients into either clicking on a malicious link or downloading an infected attachment, usually to steal financial or confidential information.