Why Does Restarting the Computer (Sometimes) Fix It?

August 23th, 2016

Have you ever wondered (perhaps in frustration) why the first question that Tech Support for virtually any product (computer, smartphone, television, etc.) asks is, “Have you tried restarting it?”

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5 Cool Things Your USB Flash Drive Can Do

August 19th, 2016

Who doesn't remember their first "thumb" drive?

The first USB flash drives held only 125 megabytes of data, but that seemed like a lot compared to the floppy disks most users had grown up with.  Plus, they were a lot easier to use than read/write CDs. That 125MB "memory stick" wasn't cheap either; early models would sell for $75 or more.

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Top 3 Reasons Businesses are Outsourcing IT

August 17th, 2016

We may not (yet) have flying cars or robots preparing our meals, but there is no denying that technology plays a vital role in our everyday lives – both personally and professionally.  And as technology’s role in everyday business operations has increased, more and more smart businesses are outsourcing IT. Here are the top 3 reasons why.

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Vote For Your Favorite Local Businesses

August 12th, 2016

Looking for a fun, feel-good activity this Friday?  Why not take a few minutes show some love to your favorite local Eastern Shore businesses by casting your ballot for the Shore Update's 2016 Golden Anchor Awards.

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What Every Business Can Learn from Recent IT Disasters

August 12th, 2016

The night the power went out in Georgia created a very bad morning -- which subsequently turned into an even worse afternoon, evening and next day -- for Delta and for hundreds of thousands of Delta Airlines customers (possibly now former customers) worldwide.  And here's why we think businesses everywhere should be paying close attention to...

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Cheers to 13 Years! Happy Anniversary Corsica Technologies

August 05th, 2016

This month, Corsica Technologies is celebrating 13 years in business.  So CHEERS to us!  And more importantly, CHEERS and THANK YOU to each and every one of our amazing customers - without you, we wouldn't even be on this journey.  We can't thank you enough for trusting us not just with your I.T., but trusting us as valued partners to your...

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What is an Operating System?

August 04th, 2016

Ever seen the term “operating system,” or the abbreviation OS and wondered (or had to look up) what it really means?

Well since it’s a term that we often use as it relates to network security, updates and other warnings, we thought we’d take that important step back and stop assuming that you know exactly what is an operating system.  (Because...

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Free Webinar: How to Spot (And Avoid) Phishing Attacks

July 27th, 2016

Learn How to Protect Your Business From Phishing by Joining a Free Informational Webinar on Aug. 10 @ 2 PM EST

Phishing attacks are everyone's problem right now...even yours.  And the best way to avoid a phishing attack is with education.

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Don't Ignore the Latest Apple iOS Update

July 26th, 2016

Attention all iPhone and iPad users, Apple has an important message for you: don't delay in downloading the most recent update.  This update to iOS 9.3.3 patches a security hole that, if ignored, could allow a hacker to steal your personal information.

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How to Stop Windows from Collecting Data About You

July 21th, 2016

Windows 10 gathers a large amount of personal data about you. You can stop Microsoft from collecting much of this data by changing Windows 10's privacy controls. However, they can be hard to find and understand. The following guide can help you cut through the confusion. It presents some of the most important privacy settings you might want to...

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