Posts Tagged“tech”

Cyber breaches and security attacks are very common these days. Recently, Yahoo confirmed a data breach that compromised 500 million users accounts. Another company, ADP recently experienced a security attack that revealed the payroll, tax and other confidential details of nearly 640,000 businesses. With data breaches on the increase, it is no longer of a question of if, but when your business becomes a victim to such an attack. Cyber-attacks, if not well managed, inflict a heavy blow to customer confidence and trust. This is especially true if confidential information such as financial and social security details get exposed. Having…

Ecommerce is fast taking over the retail industry, but it’s not every ecommerce company that starts that has what it takes to succeed. The ecommerce companies leading the industry are those who understand the landscape of the market and are prepared to use every weapon within their arsenal to get ahead of the competition. One of such weapons is cloud computing. Asides from cloud hosting, here are the other ways cloud computing is affecting the ecommerce industry. Scalability With cloud computing, ecommerce businesses are better able to cope with an ever increasing and fluctuating demand. It makes it easy for…

The time has come for your small business to make the switch from shared hosting onto a Virtual Private Server (VPS), offering you a greater amount of your own resources without requiring you to share with other websites, faster speeds, and better security. Alternatively, your established company already works on a VPS but is looking for more advanced options without having to order a dedicated server and over-pay for features you don’t need. Regardless of where you are in your growth as a business, there is a flexible VPS plan out there that will suit your needs and allow you…

In business, clear and easy communication is exceptionally important. As video calls become a standard in many organizations, it’s still a surprise to know that plenty of users are winging it along. If your video calls keep failing, here are a few mistakes you might be making: Going with the regular settings Using that video conferencing program for the first time? After you test it to make sure it works, take the time to adjust the default settings, from the microphone settings to the camera angles and everything else in between. Otherwise, you could end up with an unflattering camera…

Have you ever left something personal of yours in a public place without realizing until coming up empty reaching in your pocket for it? A sudden nauseating feeling bubbles in your belly and a cold sweat dots your forehead. You know exactly where you left it, but it’s probably already gone. You return to the spot you were at and, just as you guessed, it’s gone. It’s not in the lost and found and no one has reported finding it. Great, you’ll have to cancel your cards and pick up a new phone, setting you hundreds of dollars behind your…