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The Millennials are Coming! Are You Ready?
The Millennials are Coming! Are you Ready?
March 30th, 2015

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Millennials will surpass the monolithic generation of Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest living generation. Millennials are persons that are 18 to 34 years of age, and this population is expected to number 75.3 … Read More

Tips for Making your Website Disabled-Friendly
Tips for Making your Website Disabled-Friendly
March 30th, 2015

Navigating the web can often be frustrating for even the most capable and savvy of users. So envision yourself trying to do so with a sight, hearing, or any other kind of impairment. Hard to imagine, right? Fortunately, creating a … Read More

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Can a Smart TV Violate your Privacy?
February 27th, 2015

The story sounds like it comes directly from Orwellian fiction – your television may be listening to every word you are saying, and transmitting it to a third party – but that is exactly the news coming from Samsung. The … Read More

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The Kill Switch: Rendering Smartphones Useless to Thieves
February 27th, 2015

Identity theft is rampant, and smartphones are prime targets – even more so than on computers. “According to the National Consumers League, handheld devices were stolen from 1.6 million Americans in 2012. In California, smartphone theft accounts for more than … Read More

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Exposing the Motherboard: The Zany Lives of IT Superstars
February 27th, 2015

There are plenty of stories in the news about the brilliant things IT moguls say and do. It isn’t very often we hear about their zany exploits or idiosyncratic behaviors. Today, we reveal some infamous stories of today’s IT Superstars. … Read More

6 apps for kids under 6
6 apps for kids under 6
February 4th, 2015

While some parents may object, there’s definitely a “goldilocks zone” when it comes to screen time for kids. This “goldilocks zone” can be viewed in terms of time, quality and value. While too much screen time can be harmful to … Read More

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Can you put a price on your data? Cyber Extortionists are betting on it.
February 4th, 2015

It’s getting scarier and scarier out there. On the Internet, that is. The cyberhighway. The World Wide Web. In February 2014, President Obama said that cyberterrorism was the country’s biggest threat. Case in point: in mid-2013, hackers gained access to … Read More

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Will the Real Threat Please Stand Up? Chasing False Positives in the IT Environment.
February 4th, 2015

According to the 2014 Cost of Data Breach Study by the Ponemon Institute1, sponsored by IBM, the number of malware alerts has increased considerably all over the world, and the cost is rising for companies to take preventative measures as … Read More

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Are We Closer to Becoming Cyborgs? Wearable Technology is More Than a Fashion Craze.
January 6th, 2015

Hey, what are you wearing, besides that awesome shirt? Is it a “wearable”? According to Techhive.com, wearable sales have tripled in a year, and will grow 500 percent by 2018, so there’s a decent chance that you might be wearing … Read More

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Giving Back – How the Internet is Changing the Way Non-Profits Raise Money
January 6th, 2015

Did you know there are roughly 1.5 MILLION non-profits in the USA? While some larger non-profits are household names and have sophisticated marketing effort and reach, there is also a long list of non-profits who operate virtually unknown to the … Read More

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