Category Archives for "Computer Hardware"

Understanding The Importance Of Preventive Maintenance In Computer Systems

Preventive maintenance is something that’s often overlooked in computers. But, just like changing the oil and rotating the tires of your car, caring for your computer properly will ensure a long lifespan – and top-notch performance. Here are just a few of the reasons that preventive maintenance is so important for computer systems.   Prevent […]

Should Small Businesses Have Computer Security Concerns?

Should Small Businesses Have Computer Security Concerns?

Keeping your business going can be a difficult thing in and of itself, but you don’t need threats against your network to make things even more complicated. So are you truly safe from hackers that are out there? Or should you be more concerned about taking the right measures to protect your business? Instead of […]

Top 10 Reasons Why SMBs are Vulnerable to Malware Attacks

Not all businesses are taking the proper steps to ensure that they’re fully protected from malware attacks. Here are the top ten reasons why SMBs are still vulnerable:   Not Investing Enough in IT Security: the question shouldn’t be “if” an attack will occur, the question should be “when.” In a 2017 study conducted by […]

How to use a Secure Password Generator for the best security

Online security is critical in the electronic age. The last wall of defense for all of your accounts is your password. How strong is your lock on your most valuable online possessions? It had better be the strongest one that you have. Ideally,  that last lock will be the strongest one on the market. I […]

What is Net Neutrality and Does it Affect You?

Net neutrality is a term which refers to allowing all legal content to pass through to consumers, as well as allowing consumers to use the devices they choose in order to connect to the internet. You see, net neutrality dates back to 2003 when some big name broadband providers were banning customers from using Wi-Fi […]

What are the best AI Assistant Apps out there?

It goes without saying that smart devices have become intertwined into the fabric of human existence. The competition is heating up because each and every day, a new app seems to spring up to make life easier. For now, we will focus on the biggest boys one the block which are: Siri (Apple) Cortana (Microsoft) […]

How to Avoid Tech Support Scams

Tech support scams are a common fear for almost every Internet user. Whether you’re a computer novice or a tech savvy wiz, those scary pop ups urging you to call in for support seem convincing. Scammers are getting smarter, which means their tactics appear more and more official.   How Tech Support Scams Work   […]

Is Your Gaming Rig Safe? Protect Your Gaming Rig from Intel and AMD Issues

Intel and AMD processors are making the headlines, but the reasons are far from positive. A recently discovered security flaw in these processors propose trouble for computers everywhere.   What are these vulnerabilities that compromised so many machines? How will these security risks effect gamers and their high performance rigs? Is your computer at risk? If […]

Does Your Small Business Really Need A Server?

Deciding whether to add a server to your small business network can be a challenging decision. Maybe you even repurposed an old computer to function like a server. Servers make a network efficient which saves time and eliminates frustration. If your office is running at least four computers a server is necessary. Here’s why your […]

What performance upgrades can be added to my computer?

Performance upgrades on computers isn’t as unusual as you might think. At some point, anyone who owns a computer is going to get frustrated by its limitations.  Even if you have the newest, most expensive, fastest computer available now, eventually  new technology is going to push the limits and make your computer start to look […]