4 ways technology can foster productivity

January 30th, 2015
4 ways technology can foster productivity

We all know technology is evolving rapidly – at times it can feel like software companies release a new update each week. It can be exhausting to keep up. But when it comes to business, technology is either helping your company to succeed or holding it back from doing better things.

Why you need to know about the Poweliks threat

January 29th, 2015
Why you need to know about the Poweliks threat

Most of us have suffered the horrors of a computer virus at some point, and we know the damage that can be caused by these security infections. Our work gets disrupted as IT systems go down and, if we’re really unlucky, sensitive and valuable data might be lost or even leaked.

How the iPhone is revolutionizing health care

January 27th, 2015
How the iPhone is revolutionizing health care

We’re all busy. Our schedules are loaded with work, fitness regimes, kids’ soccer practices – it’s enough to make your head spin. So when your son or daughter gets sick, how do you squeeze their care into your day? The iPhone’s latest health apps and accessories may be the solution you’ve been searching for, giving you the ability to book a virtual doctor appointment from home and even keep track of your own medical history to speed up those in-person doctor visits.

The future of Windows is revealed.

January 26th, 2015

Randburg, Gauteng: 23 January 2015 – Wednesday 21 January 2015 unveiled a new generation of Windows, with a wide range of experiences designed to lead in a new era of more personal computing. Windows 10 will be delivered as a service to offer a safer, innovative and updated experience for the supported lifetime of the device.

These Mac tips will boost your productivity

January 20th, 2015
These Mac tips will boost your productivity

Macs are full of great tools and shortcuts to help drive productivity and increase the speed at which you work. And if you know about the built-in tricks available to make your life easier, computers can help in speeding you along and allow you to achieve your goals more quickly.

3 IT security take-aways from the Sony hack

January 14th, 2015
3 IT security take-aways from the Sony hack

Any business can become the victim of security breaches on a mass scale, as shown by the debacle which recently eclipsed Sony and forced it to temporarily cancel the release of blockbuster movie The Interview. Beneath the dramatic headlines are lessons for small business owners everywhere in how simple errors in IT security management can have grave consequences.

How to Use Your iPad as a Mac Screen

January 13th, 2015
How to Use Your iPad as a Mac Screen

Since the arrival of the iPad back in 2010, businesses have been able to stay connected and easily work on-the-go like never before. Still, many people are constantly looking to increase their iPad’s versatility through different applications available in the App Store.

5 Changes to expect from Apple in 2015

January 6th, 2015
5 Changes to expect from Apple in 2015

It is time to start looking at what is ahead in terms of tech developments in 2015. When it comes to Apple, 2014 was one of their better years, with new versions of nearly everything being introduced. While it is still a little early yet to say whether 2015 will be the same, there are some interesting changes and innovations expected from Apple in the year to come.

Expired antivirus – is it a big deal?

January 1st, 2015
Expired antivirus – is it a big deal?

There are many essential pieces of software needed to keep the modern business running, with one of the most important being the antivirus scanner. These programs are a major component in keeping your systems and computers secure from the various Internet-based threats.

Looking at a new spear phishing attack

December 31st, 2014
Looking at a new spear phishing attack

Take some time and research how companies are hacked and you will quickly come to realize that there are a wide variety of methods at a hackers disposal. One of the increasingly common, and effective strategies being employed is spear phishing. In early December 2014, a new spear phishing attack was uncovered, one that has proven to be quite effective against large businesses, and could possibly target small companies as well.