Harnessing the Benefits of A Hybrid IT Network

    In today’s rapidly changing technology environment, cloud computing has proven to be especially valuable for small to medium sized businesses. Small businesses can now capitalize on the benefits of cloud services by avoiding deployment of expensive, physical network infrastructure. Traditionally, IT services such as data and communication management, as well as software installation and upgrades were implemented by …

Apple (Mac OS X) FBI Moneypack Cyber Department Ransomware Virus – Steps to Remove All Signs of This Virus

    You’ve been accused of viewing prohibited pornographic content or crimes involving copyright laws and now you need to pay $300 or more to “unlock” your Mac.     This is a new type of malicious, ransomware virus that has been targeting Apple / Mac OS X users.  Ransomware is a new type of dangerous malware that can block access to …

MacBook Pros Can Boot From Media on SD Card Slots

MacBook Pros Can Boot From Media on SD Card Slots     According to Katie Marsal’s article in Apple Insider’s forums, Apple’s Non Retina Display MacBook Pros both the 13 inch and 15 inch have a SD (Secure Digital) card slot feature.  The SD card slots on the MacBook Pros are primarily for reading and writing media files to SD …

Reset Mac OS X Password

Did You Forget Your Mac’s Password? Steps To Reset Your Mac PasswordSo you have forgotten the password on your Mac … oops... This can happen to even the most seasoned Mac user, and it can stop any Mac user dead in their tracks. Don’t worry, this is a very common thing that happens if it happens to you, try the ...

How To Use Free Apple Repair Utilities To Troubleshoot Your Mac

If you suspect a problem with your Mac there are several different maintenance applications you can use to troubleshoot a variety of Mac hardware issues. Which Mac repair utility you end up using will depend on both the specific problem that you are trying to fix on your Mac and also your comfort level and experience with troubleshooting Mac hardware. …

Solid-State Drive Best Practices On Mac OS

Solid-State Drive Best Practices On Mac OS     SSDs (solid-state drives) are being more widely used in consumer computers as their pricing falls and capacities increase.  Like most technology, prices of the solid state drives went down after a while; thank goodness! The Tech Report made a graph that shows the price per gigabyte (GB) of the most currently popular …

Common Laptop Hardware Issues and How To Troubleshoot Them

    It’s very frustrating to have persistent laptop problems that always flare up.  But we want to help you try to diagnose and fix some of these hardware problems. This series of blogs will discuss laptop hardware issues in depth.  We will list some common laptop hardware failure descriptions and some suggestions on how to troubleshoot and/or repair the …

Revolabs FLX2 VoIP Conference Phone and MacBook Pro Sale

The Revolabs FLX2 VoIP Conference Phone is the first ever wireless VoIP Conference Phone. Featuring 2 wireless microphones with echo cancellation and a powerful speaker, the FLX 2 is the perfect wireless VoIP Conference phone for small to mid-sized rooms. Two omni-directional microphones (FLX2-200): The perfect solution for medium-sized conference rooms where two distinct areas of the room need to be …

How To Keep Your Mac Running Lean, Clean, and Problem Free

  Here are several suggestions on how to keep your Mac running clean. Start with deleting any unnecessary apps that are launched when you startup your computer.   However if you are unsure if an app is important it is best to do the research before deleting it. You can delete start up items by the following these instructions: