Backing Up Your Virtualized Data

A common trend many small businesses are embracing is virtualizing their data. Like any other types of data, you also need to back virtualized data up. Since backing up your virtualized data can be really challenging, we’ll focus just on this aspect. This guide will show you some of the most common difficulties you’ll be…

How to use lists in PowerPoint

Microsoft’s PowerPoint is an important and popular business presentation tool. It has become so embraced that most people nowadays refer to presentations as PowerPoints. There are many elements that lead to a successful PowerPoint presentation, including using lists effectively. While it is easy to use lists, many users often wonder how to use them effectively.…

Chrome updated on your mobile device

Mobile devices have become a large part of our lives, and we use them nearly every chance we get. In fact, an increasing number of people use their device almost exclusively for certain jobs or communications. More often than not, mobile devices are used to browse the Web, often using a browser such as Chrome.…

Define: Managed antivirus

Technology is becoming increasingly complex and many small to medium business owners and managers are finding it an increasing challenge to manage their systems, while also ensuring that they are secure. One way to prioritize security is to turn to an IT partner, many of whom offer managed antivirus solutions. While this is a viable…

Disaster recovery and continuity 2014

2013 saw some interesting disaster conditions around the world. From a nearly US-wide cold snap, to flooding in numerous locations, and even the super typhoon that slammed into the Philippines, there was hardly any country not affected by a disaster of some form. In order to be able to recover from negative events many companies…

Gmail gets closer to Google+

When Google launched their social networking service Google+ in 2011, the company noted that they would fully back the service and turn it into a viable, if not the most important, social network. Over the past few years, Google has kept to its promise and taken steps to integrate Google+ into nearly every service they…

How to take screenshots with Windows

Microsoft’s Windows operating system (OS) is unarguably the most popular system used by businesses. While Windows has a wide variety of features, there are some that aren’t used on a regular basis but are nonetheless useless. One such feature is the screenshot, which allows you to capture what is on your screen as an image.…

5 social media trends in 2014

Social media and the various platforms that comprise it has started to move into more of a mature phase. Many businesses are using at least one platform on a daily basis and this is likely to continue. As we enter 2014, social media will continue to become not only more influential but also far more…