When you’re first starting a business, it can be tempting to just use a free email account service. There’s no domain or hosting account to try to set up. [Read more…]
The coronavirus didn’t only change the way we live, work, and to go school this year, it also brought a big increase in phishing attacks that try to inject viruses and malware into computers and networks. [Read more…]
When it’s time to get a new computer, it can be tempting to go for that $300 “Walmart Special” thinking you’re getting a great deal. [Read more…]
Whether you’re running a small business in Ascension Parish or anywhere else in Louisiana, finding ways to lower costs without hurting your growth can be challenging. [Read more…]
“That will never happen to me.” We get through our lives telling ourselves the worst won’t happen to us. It’s the same with computers and data: “We won’t need this data backup.” Yet, whether you have business data or personal files, having a secure, reliable backup ensures that, no matter what, you’ll never lose those important documents and precious photos. [Read more…]
Data backup is one of those things we know we should do both at home and at work, but it can take a back seat to other more urgent (or exciting) computer activities. [Read more…]
The best way to avoid a computer virus is by using common sense, but that doesn’t mean you’ll be safe from attack. Even the most careful user can find themselves infected in an instant and spreading the virus faster than a sneeze in flu season. It’s why antivirus software is still the first package we install on all systems – because you never know when you’ll be attacked. But should you choose free or paid antivirus? [Read more…]
Old age creeps up slowly – unless you’re a computer.
Then it seems to happen overnight. One day you’re logging in normally and jumping right into the action, the next day booting up takes so long you not only have time to make a cup of coffee, you could [Read more…]
Laptop computers commonly heat up a little in normal operation. Electronic components, including large capacity batteries, become warm in use. Your laptop should never become too hot to handle though.
When a laptop turns hot to the touch or starts to sound like a jet engine, it’s likely beginning to overheat. [Read more…]