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The Scoop On Snapchat

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram─ they’re old news. The latest trend in digital communication between friends is Snapchat. It’s fast, it’s fluid, and it’s here to stay─ for at least 10 seconds. Find out what’s great about it, and what has some people worried. Disappearing Act Snapchat users share stuff, just like Facebook and Instagram users do. They upload videos and photos …

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Surface Pro Popping Speaker And Sound

Although I’m very happy with my new Surface Pro 4, it hasn’t been without a few niggling issues.  The battery drain issues have been largely solved as I wrote in this troubleshooting post, however there is another issue that has been bugging me regarding the speakers.  Ever since I had the device there has been an occasional “pop” from the …

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Surface Pro 4 Troubleshooting

The Surface Pro 4 has been a big hit so far, however the release hasn’t been without some hiccups.  There have been several widely reported problems and bugs with the device, however there are a few workarounds that you can implement in order to make your computing life much more smooth.  Most of these problems are within the software, and …

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7 Things to Look for in a Back-To-School Laptop

Whether you’re sending a teen or a college student off or heading back to school yourself, you need a reliable, portable laptop to take along. You’ll need it for taking notes, for checking class schedules, for turning in homework virtually, and for networking with everyone back home. Keep these 7 tips in mind as you shop for the ideal back-to-school …

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Why You Need An SSL Certificate

Chances are you have heard about SSL certificates – secure socket layer certificates, yes? You may or may not have an idea what they are, but you are asking yourself: Why do you need an one? Doing your research on the web, you are likely to come upon a host of geeky details regarding secure certificates that it ends up …

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Is Cable Internet Access what your Business Really Needs?

Cable operators can make their Internet services look like the ultimate choice for any business. Cable Internet services though, can fail to meet most business networking needs. To ensure you’re settling for the right Internet service for your business, there are three important questions you need to ask your cable provider. Do you Guarantee Service Quality and Availability? Let’s first …

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4 Fun Ways to Personalize Your PC

Whether it’s your home PC where you do all your info-gathering and social networking, or your work PC where you create reports, track projects, and communicate with colleagues, your computer is a vital part of your life. You may feel the need to make some changes to its original state— to make it yours as much as you can. Here …

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Want To Encrypt Emails? Here Are 5 Free Apps To Do That

Some claim encryption is dead, but many SMBs across the world don’t share that opinion. You’ve got plenty of reasons to want to encrypt outgoing emails, and you should be glad to know there are plenty of ways to help you achieve that: for free. There exists numerous encryption tools, and the ones outlined here are the fairly simple to …

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Possible Attacks on the Internet of Everything – and How to prevent them

Originally, we accessed the Internet via desktops. Fast forward a couple of years and we transitioned to mobile devices. Today, the Internet is expanding again. This time, it is touching on everyday devices in our homes, workplaces and cities. This is the Internet of Everything (IoE). It offers numerous benefits, this IoE. Looking on the other side, however, it spells …

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3 Ways you can safeguard your Financial Information Online

You can never be too careful with your information these days. This applies to shoppers and merchants alike. 2014 saw cyber criminals compromise the credit card processing systems at retail giants Home Depot and Target and the spoils of war included sensitive customer data they had gotten hold of. Online identity theft is a serious issue that can damage one’s …

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