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What is a virtual desktop

October 16, 2012

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This weekend I was visiting family, it is always good and comforting to see family. The holidays are just around the corner and I try to visit my extended family, the ones that I will probably not see during the actual holidays. Of course there was the normal chatter like remember when you fell off your […]

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Epic hack – what it means to you

August 13, 2012

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Unless you live under a rock you probably already have heard about the “Epic Hack” that compromised technology journalist Mat Honan’s online life on August 3 2012. Mat was a former editor for Wired magazine and currently a senior reporter at Gizmodo, a technology gadget website. As Mat describes in his article “How Apple and […]

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What is BYOD?

May 17, 2012

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Over the past several months you probably have been hearing it more and more. I am referring to the term BYOD. Have you been wondering what this new technology this is? Well first let me clarify what BYOD is. It is not a new technology. In its simplest form BYOD is a term. It stands for […]

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The Future of Mobile Phones and Tablets is in the cloud

May 10, 2012

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As our technology evolves, some things are beginning to take on a life of their own. We already know the Internet population has doubled in the last 5 years to 2.27 billion. Just 5 years ago it stood solid at 1.15  billion. Already 11% of adults own a tablet of some sort, and 77% of […]

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Kaspersky Finds Microsoft is 10 Years Ahead of Apple in Security

May 3, 2012

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The CEO of the security software vendor Kaspersky says that the number of attacks on Macs is growing, and Apple will have to learn to respond more quickly. Apple is at least a decade behind Microsoft when it comes to dealing with malware attacks and security, and the recent Flashback attack on Macs only highlights […]

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The new IT – Rebuilding your company’s technology

March 22, 2012

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Over the years IT shops around the world have seen and implemented various technologies. Some have paid off really well, while others have hopelessly flopped around on the floor only to fall short on promised deliverables. Traditionally companies have installed routers, switches, firewalls and a myriad of servers and desktops – sprinkle in a few […]

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Is the Apple iPad ready for prime-time?

February 27, 2012

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Over the years in the information technology business I have seen a lot of products come and go. I can recall the latest and greatest gadgets like Apple’s Newton, Palm’s Pilot, Microsoft’s BOB, Motorola’s Pagemate, Blackberry’s Wireless Handhelds and various other products that were marketed to make your life easier. What first comes to mind […]

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