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The difference between good and bad cabling – Part 2


Our second video about the difference in quality cabling. I talk about the difference between cat 5e and cat 6 cable as well as the difference in brand and copper. There is a reason why people can charge $50 for … Continue reading

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Anti-Exploits… the next layer of internet security.


We are all used to the terms Anti-virus and Anti-malware but now the new kid on the block is Anti-Exploits. Exploits are elements that can affect your browser and plugins. These hijacks can change or corrupt your browser’s components including … Continue reading

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Friday Funnies – IT humour at the end of the week – August 1, 2014


Originally posted on: http://www.teluguone.com/comedy/pictures/Computer-Humour-Cartoons-28230.html Originally posted on: http://imgarcade.com/1/computer-engineering-cartoon/ Originally posted on: http://www.dezynetek.com/humour.htm

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Why is your office WIFI still at risk?


Most people today are comfortable with using WiFi services. In today’s world with smartphones, tablets and WiFi enabled devices most businesses and individual users have learned to apply basic security to protect their Wifi from unwanted access however, there is … Continue reading

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Verizon To Match Upload Speeds With Downloads | Geeks are Sexy Technology News


An interesting announcement from the US provider Verizon. As competition increases for bandwidth and speed, it will be interesting to see how that translates to Canada. Verizon To Match Upload Speeds With Downloads | Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

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Top 10 things your IT contractor IS or IS NOT responsible for.


“Exactly what does IT do?” A question we have heard hundreds if not thousands of times during the last 20 years. Each IT company provides a variety of technology related services. Some are generalists, some are specialists, some are “boutique” … Continue reading

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Common Misconceptions – What the hell is your IT guy talking about?


This week has found me knee deep in meetings and reviews with various clients about their technology. The biggest common theme I found recently was that they all had some kind of misconception of their IT infrastructure based on “things … Continue reading

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5 things you should ask yourself about your technology.


Recently, there has been a rash of trojan and rootkit infections in both the PC and Mac world (yes I said Mac) that have been particularly nasty in wiping out operating systems. We have seen a few come through our … Continue reading

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5 things people overlook when buying new laptops or computers


We frequently get people calling us because they have just purchased a new computer at a “Great deal” and after playing with it a bit, realize that it is not quite what they thought it would be or perform as … Continue reading

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