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Password Best Practices

Kim Weinberger On: May, 1st 2019 | Under: General, How To: Technology 101


Two out of five people experience a security incident that could have been avoided with stronger cybersecurity efforts. With today’s technology, you need a password for every online account or device including social media accounts, emails, smartphones, and more. Keeping personal and business data safe begins with a secure password. Utilize these password best practices […]

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6 Ways to Use Technology to Reduce Stress

Kim Weinberger On: April, 1st 2019 | Under: General


Everyone experiences some level of stress, however, learning how to manage day-to-day stressors is essential in order to lead a healthy lifestyle. Although technology can sometimes create anxiety, it can just as easily be utilized to de-stress. In honor of National Stress Awareness Month, Computer Troubleshooters has compiled a list of the best ways to […]

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What You Need to Know About Employee Monitoring

Kim Weinberger On: March, 1st 2019 | Under: General


The best way to ensure your business’ data is safe is to have reliable security practices in place. With 85 percent of employees admitting they took company documents and information, there’s clearly a need for employee monitoring. While every company may not have a policy in place already, it’s never too late to re-evaluate and […]

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What You Need to Know About Office 2019 for Windows and Mac

Kim Weinberger On: October, 1st 2018 | Under: General


Washington-based tech giant, Microsoft, recently launched Office 2019 for Windows and Mac, the direct successor of Microsoft Office 2016. With this new on-premises suite comes new versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Publisher, Access, Project, and Visio. Determine whether or not it’s time for your organization to upgrade by reviewing commonly asked questions about Office […]

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5 Signs You Should Update Your Business Technology

Kim Weinberger On: September, 3rd 2018 | Under: General


Today, technology is rapidly evolving and changing how businesses operate. As a business owner, it’s crucial that you keep your business running as efficiently as possible, and outdated technology can drastically hinder productivity. Luckily, it’s easy to identify the right time to upgrade. Look at your business and decide if it’s showing you any of […]

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The Importance of Employee Cybersecurity Training

Kim Weinberger On: August, 1st 2018 | Under: General


Recent reports from Trustwave reveal that despite companies spending $96 billion on cybersecurity initiatives this year, 100 percent of all web applications continue to be vulnerable to attacks. To protect your company’s data from threats, it’s increasingly critical that employee cybersecurity training takes place in the workplace. Tips for Employee Cybersecurity Training Cybersecurity for your […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Net Neutrality Repeal

Kim Weinberger On: July, 2nd 2018 | Under: General


The Federal Communications Commission officially repealed net neutrality as of June 11th. Net neutrality ensured that all online traffic was treated equally, prohibiting internet providers from prioritizing certain websites or charging money for content. Without net neutrality, service providers now have unrivaled authority over the online experience. The net neutrality repeal has left many internet-users […]

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Types of Malware and How Each Impacts Your Computer

Kim Weinberger On: June, 3rd 2018 | Under: General


You’ve likely heard the term “malware” used when discussing cybersecurity; but what is malware and how does it impact your computer? Continue reading to learn all about the various types of malware and how each affects your computer. What Is Malware? Malware, also known as malicious software, is software that compromises your computer’s performance. There […]

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Security Guide: How to Keep Your Personal Information Safe

Kim Weinberger On: May, 1st 2018 | Under: General


The best defense for potential security threats is to have rock-solid security practices in place. Whether you’re a savvy tech user who works with gadgets daily or one who prefers a more minimalistic lifestyle, it’s important to stay prepared against possible threats. To help assess your current tech safety measures, follow this security guide to […]

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5 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Computer

Kim Weinberger On: March, 1st 2018 | Under: General


While you’re busy tackling your household chores and preparing for Spring, don’t forget about your digital clutter, too. Your PC deserves a routine cleaning to ensure your important information is protected and things are running in tip-top shape. Don’t know where to start first? Follow this guide for five easy tips for Spring cleaning your […]

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