One of the top cyber crimes, and the most profitable, are phishing scams. Large corporations such as Sony have been compromised and accounts of these types of cyber crimes are being reported at a high rate. Phishing scams are just as dangerous to small business owners as they are to large corporations. Over 300,000 complaints were filed in 2010 to the Internet Crime Complaint Center , a partnership between the National White Collar Crime Center and the FBI. These grievances were from small businesses and individuals wronged by online phishing scams and a variety of other Internet related crimes.
There’s a major distinction between Android smartphones and Apple’s iPhones. Android phones, powered by Google, allow for a remarkable amount of customization. Android phones are open source.
Isaac Asimov once said, “The only constant is change.” This is not only true in life, but in business as well. One trend that has changed in recent times is the popularity of telecommuting.
With only a few weeks left until we’re in the heart of the holiday season, it may look like there are only two “must-have” items for that tech-savvy person on our shopping lists: either a smartphone or a tablet.
Though many people will be doing all their holiday shopping via the Internet, a lot more will be braving the crowds to get those early bargains—and many of them will be carrying their mobile devices. Everyone with a smartphone or tablet are able to use certain apps to make their holiday shopping a better experience
In November of 1971, Intel released the Intel 4004 . It was the first CPU on a single chip! This week it celebrated its 40th birthday
It is a given that you will need to get some assistance from your IT service provider at some time. However, it is hard for them at times to help you due to their busy schedule, trying to solve a lot of people’s difficult problems. When requesting IT support, know that they cannot read your mind, and it will help them to solve your problem if you are able to provide as much detailed information as possible in the initial request. Here are some tips to make the process more streamlined for both of you. Write an Informative Email Subject Line Your company’s IT provider deals with countless requests a day. Their greatest frustrations come when the requester does not give enough valuable information. When you send them an email, you should first identify yourself, and tell them where you work. If your computer is having problems, identify your machine by make and model. Provide them with as much detail as possible. Simply saying “Help!!!!!!!!” in the request is far from helpful
The face of business has turned online the past few years.
At the recent PhotoPlus Expo in New York City, held between October27-29th, hundreds of exhibitors came together to show off their latest and greatest accomplishments in technology. From new developments in cameras, lenses, printers, clothing, gear, gizmos and gadgets, the Expo had it all.
We have talked many times before about how the modern world is becoming more connected, with others and with the world as a whole. Device connectivity may make our lives much simpler by reducing breaks in our work. For example, if you are working on a document at work and want to continue on the commute home, simply send it to your smartphone and use a voice transcription app to continue your work in the car.