MSP red flags: Avoiding terrible IT services providers

Confusing error messages, security updates, and installations are just some of the stuff you have to put up with if you’re managing IT by yourself. Finding a managed IT services provider (MSP) you trust helps your business deal with these problems.

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3 more scams from the hacker playbook revealed

Fraudsters are no longer the slick wise guys who can charm their way into anyone’s savings accounts you see on TV. Today’s swindlers are more likely to appear as computer whiz kids who like to masquerade as a Nigerian prince or Bill Gates on the internet.

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IT mistakes that turn problems into crises

Technology drives just about everything we do, so when it suddenly stops working, all hell breaks loose. Technicians make fast, impulsive decisions to get things back up and running as quickly as possible. And while quick reactions are good in certain types of emergencies — like when you realize you haven’t bought the boss a […]

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4 Ridiculous computer myths people still believe

Computers are mysterious machines made up of a bunch of doohickeys and doodads that make things happen when you press buttons. That’s all most users need to know to surf the web or work a word processor. But sometimes, ignorance is not bliss when it comes to computers.

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3 mistakes that can totally ruin your office move

Many business gurus encourage office moves when the business is growing. But what they conveniently neglect to mention is that moving is the absolute worst. In fact, anything that involves transporting piles of boxes from point A to point B is bound to cause a few mishaps and headaches.

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4 seemingly easy IT tasks you should leave to the experts

For the average user, a computer is nothing more than a metal box used to fill out spreadsheets and waste time on the internet. People with these skills are considered “computer literate” and may even land a nice desk job in most companies…but they’re not tech experts (obviously). That means you can’t expect someone with […]

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