• Why Should You Outsource Your Business Computer Services?

    30 November 2016

    Outsourcing your business computer services may sound sort of suspicious. When you hear the word "outsourcing" you may think of sending jobs overseas. But, that doesn't have to be the way it goes for your company's IT department. Why might you (or your company) want to use an outside computer service? Money-Saving Strategy Let's say you don't have the cash flow to hire a full-time tech staff member. It's understandable if you feel hesitant to spend money you could use for other business expenses to keep one (or even a few) pros on as company members.

  • 4 Tips for Small Business Document Scanning Preparation

    30 November 2016

    If your small business has decided to go paperless to save money and the environment, then you will be pleased to learn that the process is fairly straightforward. However, there are many things you can do to prepare your documents before they are scanned to ensure that you get the best results. To this end, here are some time-tested tips for preparing documents for scanning into electronic files: Copy Any Damaged Documents and Then Scan the Copied Image

  • 4 Ways To Get Your Wifi Signal To Reach Your Entire House

    31 October 2016

    If your home wifi signal is not coming through strong enough in the rooms that you need to use it in, you may need to improve your wifi signal. Here are a few different ways that you can boast or improve your wifi signal. #1 Upgrade Your Router The first thing you need to do is figure out what type of wireless router you currently have in your home. Look up the make and model of your wireless router online to figure out what type of wireless router you have and what type of circuitry it uses.

  • 3 Security Items To Install If Your Kids Stay Home By Themselves

    25 October 2016

    If your kids have gotten to the age where they are able to stay home by themselves, you are probably happy that they are becoming more independent and that you don't have to pay for daycare or a babysitter anymore. However, you might still be a bit worried about something potentially happening while your kids are at home, unsupervised. Luckily, installing a few security items in your home can help you keep your kids safe and can provide you with peace of mind, too.

  • Things to Remember When Switching to the Cloud

    19 September 2016

    Migrating your business to the cloud makes sense. Not only does it minimize the amount of IT equipment and professionals you need to keep onsite, it also makes all of your data much more accessible for your staff. The migration is a big and detailed job, though, so you want to make sure you do it right. The following are a few things that you don't want to overlook. #1: Maximize your old equipment

  • Three Factors To Consider When Choosing A Window Tint For Your Vehicle

    16 August 2016

    Tinting the windows on your vehicle can be costly and permanent. This means, you have to go into the process knowing exactly what you want. Otherwise, you could end up with regrets later. Window tinting can be a great way to make your vehicle a little more private and disguise some of your high end items you have stored in the vehicle. It also helps to block 99% of UVA and UVB rays.

  • Tips For Keeping Your Phone From Dying While Playing Pokémon Go

    4 August 2016

    If you have friends that have smartphones, there is a good chance that you have heard about the game Pokémon Go. Pokémon Go is a game that allows you to use your smartphone's GPS system to find Pokémon in your area and capture them. It is a free application. If you've already started playing the game, you might have noticed that your battery drains with remarkable speed. This is due to the fact that your phone is using the GPS and showing you a video at the same time.

  • Two Factors To Consider When Selecting An Articulating Borescope

    23 July 2016

    Articulating borescopes are complex and powerful devices that allow you to observe the detail of objects at a level that would normally be impossible with the human eye alone. Whether or not this statement rings true for you has everything to do with whether or not you are choosing the appropriate option. If you're looking for a new borescope, here are just two factors to consider to ensure you're paired with the right unit.

  • Two Tips To Help Keep Your Business Safe From Fires

    15 July 2016

    Your business likely represents one of the most valuable and important assets that you own, but it can be easy to overlook some of the steps that can be taken to protect it against serious threats. In particular, fires can have the potential to destroy your business. However, there are a couple of steps that you should follow to help keep your enterprise as safe as possible from the ravages of a major fire.

  • Beginner's Guide To Managing An IP Portfolio

    14 June 2016

    As a business owner, you know how important it is to maximize your company's return on investment (ROI) on its equipment, products, and employees. However, there is one important company asset that many business owners overlook — the intellectual property (IP). In fact, you might not even realize how much information your company's IP includes. It's not just copyrights and patents. Your company's intellectual property includes everything from branding to trade secrets, and you need to know how to manage it properly.