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An Ounce of Prevention (or a UPS) is Worth a Pound of Cure

Power. There’s no shortage of those who crave it: in their jobs, their cars, their yard equipment, their computers, their life. It’s synonymous with respect, control and success. It also happens to be the very thing that keeps almost every business inbusiness. It’s hard to keep the lights on or an IT infrastructure up and…

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Business Continuity: Be prepared for downtime or an IT disaster

IT downtime can cost a small business anywhere from $8,000 to $74,000 per hour. IT downtime can be a truly game changing event for a business. Hours of downtime on the server or a full-fledged disaster can be horribly devastating to a small business which is why business continuity provided by a professional IT provider…

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Spear Phishing: Like Shooting Phish in a Barrel

You’ve probably heard of phishing, but it has evolved significantly. There’s a new threat out there now, one that’s more targeted, more devious, and designed specifically to trick YOU: spear phishing. As a quick refresher: phishing is defined as “the fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies in order to induce…

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Save the Date! Tri-Cities Tech Summit on September 14th!

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This fall, Teknologize, Wildland, Fuse, and the Tri-Cities Research District are teaming up to bring you the Tri-Cities Tech Summit! The Tri-Cities Tech Summit is an opportunity for tech enthusiasts to connect and share their passion with other like-minded individuals. Save the date: September 14th, 2018 Follow The Tri-Cities Tech Summit on social media for updates, news, and more! Instagram – @tctechsummit…

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Roxanne, You Should Put on the Red Light

If you haven’t heard already, blue light may be affecting more than just your sleep patterns.  It may be contributing to obesity, diabetes, heart disease and even cancer. This is the latest from Harvard Health Publishing, who recently updated their article about the hazards of that wonderful blue light that is so prolific in our…

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Don’t Eat Salad

If you’ve ever been on a diet, you know how AWESOME it would be if you had someone to walk around with you and slap unhealthy food out of your hand. Problem solved, right? Unfortunately, not all of us can have that luxury in our dieting. We can, however, have that luxury in our activities…

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A Typo That Shut Down Amazon

On February 28th a typo took out the internet. Many may have felt or heard of the 4-hour outage Amazon AWS had in one of its main datacenters. They were initially troubleshooting some minor issues they were having but due to a mistyped command, one of their engineers inadvertently wiped out several of their primary…

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