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Blog 2017-12-27T15:26:19+00:00

Meltdown Vulnerability and What to Do

We are aware of, and are actively working to protect against the latest Meltdown / Spectre vulnerability. What's the problem? In the 1990's in order to speed up processors, chip engineers began using "speculative execution" in order to try and guess what data would be needed next. Much like if [...]

January 5th, 2018|Categories: Cloud, Hardware, Security, Software|

Rollback Windows 10 Creators Update

Creators updates are great when they add features and fix problems. But many of our customers are finding that they can also cause software issues and cause strange hardware issues due to their driver updates. It's important to note that you do have the ability to rollback those Windows 10 [...]

January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Software|

Firefox is the Best It has Ever Been

Firefox recently update their browser and it is promising a significant upgrade in speed. This stems from better memory management so it will benefit both low and high end models. While I have used Google Chrome for years, I thought I would try out the new Firefox this week and [...]

November 30th, 2017|Categories: Software|

New Ways Antivirus is Being Licensed

There are new ways for small businesses to protect their computers. Before, anti-virus software was typically licensed to computers by using stand-alone licenses, or computers (client) receiving their antivirus from a local server hosting the software. When it comes time to renew the license in a non-managed environment it can [...]

November 29th, 2017|Categories: Cloud, Security, Software|

Why do Our Mobile Phones Always Slow Down?

We’ve all seen it; A new version of your phone comes out, and there’s a noticeable drop in speed and performance on yours, and perhaps even a slew of new bugs and strange behaviors you face on the older phone.  We start to believe that maybe the manufacturer of the [...]

November 21st, 2017|Categories: Phones|

How AI will bring on World War 3

We all know the famous movie line, “I’ll be back…”.  Spoken by actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, in the 1984 cult classic sci-fi Movie, “The Terminator”, it’s become the punchline in a series of movies regarding a not so distant future in with artificially intelligent robots take over the world and attempt [...]

November 21st, 2017|Categories: World|