I recently returned from a trip to Western Europe, and was surprised by the state of their WiFi networks. Now, to be fair, this article is based on my personal experiences, both travelling in North America and a two-week trip in Europe. However, I did feel that there were two interesting comparisons to be made between the…Details
We all want more desktop real estate. We are using more and more applications on our computers, and having to constantly move them around to access the ones you want quickly becomes a tedious process, or even worse, having to minimize and maximize windows as we need them. If you have the physical desk space, purchasing a second monitor is a great idea and may be ideal if you regularly glance over at the second monitor, but don’t always need to click or use those particular programs, or simply prefer them to virtual desktops. It really comes down to personal preference.Details
Here’s what I shared with Steve in the Morning on AM1290 CJBK this morning during a telephone interview.
Kids are in bed. You’re in your comfy clothes. You open the fridge and you’re out of milk. Time to get dressed and walk, bike or drive to get some milk, or else set the alarm 15 minutes earlier in the morning. Wouldn’t it be nice to avoid the above scenario and just always have…Details
Tomorrow is Miracle Treat Day at many Dairy Queen locations. All proceeds from Blizzard sales go directly to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals! So, be sure to stop by and pick up a blizzard for yourself, family, and maybe even your co-workers! This is the 10th year that DQ has held this event.Details
Harry McCracken over at Technologizer.com has penned an excellent and very detailed article about what consumers and businesses can expect from the upcoming version of Microsoft Office. He asks twelve of the most popular questions and answers them.
Before we get to that, here’s a promo video from Microsoft with a sneak peak at what customers can expect.
An event in a string of gatherings called Capital Ideas held in Edmonton this week highlights the need for entrepreneurs to get together and share insights and experience in an effort to better our respective industries and build stronger business connections. The best part is – the entire event was live streamed and is available to watch on YouTube for those who couldn’t attend, or want to experience the event again.Details
The Apple AppStore offers thousands of free apps. Many developers offer in-app purchases for extra functions. The system isn’t perfect because if you make an in-app purchase on one device, it is not transferrable to another. This is what thieves many of us use as a justification for bypassing the in-app purchase technology altogether, and…Details
The Plesk control panel is a very popular shared hosting management tool, one that our team uses as well to manage our servers. Recently, ZDNet reported that a large number of Plesk servers have been attacked using a known vulnerability in the Plesk control panel. A fix for this vulnerability was released back in February, and our…Details
More and more of our clients use white-listing at kiosk or retail sales floor environments as a method of preventing access to the wide open Internet, and thereby reducing the risk of malicious infections. If you wish to use GoToMeeting, however, there are three separate root domains that need to be white-listed in order for…Details