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It’s time to say goodbye to traditional passwords

It’s time to say goodbye to traditional passwords

Did you ever imagine a world where the lengthy, complicated passwords people often forget would become a thing of the past? It seems that day might be arriving sooner than we anticipated. Google has officially made Passkeys the default sign-in method for all personal...

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Are you using the all-new Teams yet?

Are you using the all-new Teams yet?

Microsoft is rolling out a brand-new version of Teams, its video conference, collaboration, and chat platform. We’re being promised a faster and easier way to work. And we all could use a bit of that, couldn't we? The new Teams is like the superhero of apps for...

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Never mind “can’t teach an old dog new tricks”…

Never mind “can’t teach an old dog new tricks”…

New research has uncovered an unexpected twist in the tale of cyber security risks – your tech-savvy younger employees may be your biggest vulnerability. Shocked? Let's dive into the details. More than 6,500 employees across the globe were surveyed, with an almost...

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That long password isn’t keeping you better protected

That long password isn’t keeping you better protected

How secure do you think your passwords are? Do you believe that longer is always better? Well, we have some news for you. It's time for a serious talk about password security. New research has revealed a sobering truth – even passwords that are 15 characters long can...

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Get ready for another game-changer from Teams

Get ready for another game-changer from Teams

Picture an AI-enhanced experience that streamlines your business communication and improves overall productivity to unprecedented levels. Sounds a little like science fiction, right? But with Microsoft's latest announcement, this future is closer than you think....

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Are you ready for Windows 11 to get even better?

Are you ready for Windows 11 to get even better?

As if Windows 11 wasn’t already packed with enough goodies, it’s about to get even better. Are you ready for a major upgrade to your favorite tools included with the operating system? First, let's talk about the Snipping Tool. This humble screenshotting tool has been...

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The end of an era: Goodbye WordPad

The end of an era: Goodbye WordPad

Can you believe it? After 30 years of faithful service, Microsoft is finally pulling the plug on WordPad. The app that debuted with Windows 95, and lets you open a .doc file if you don’t have Word installed, is being shown the door. But why now and what does it mean...

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Beware these “too good to be true” Facebook ads

Beware these “too good to be true” Facebook ads

We’ve all been there. You're scrolling through your Facebook feed, and an ad pops up promising to help you grow your business with some AI-powered software… Sounds tempting, doesn't it? Without giving it much thought, you click to see what it’s about. Bad news: This...

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Microsoft and Samsung team up to boost work phone security

Microsoft and Samsung team up to boost work phone security

You’ve checked your pockets, your bag, under pillows … and then it hits you. You left your work phone on the table at the coffee shop. You panic. It's not the device itself that’s got you worried, but all the sensitive business information stored on it. If that mobile...

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Is that Microsoft email actually a phishing attack?

Is that Microsoft email actually a phishing attack?

You’re no stranger to the endless threats lurking in your email inbox. But have you ever considered that an email which seems to be from Microsoft could end up being your worst nightmare? Microsoft, the tech giant we all know and trust, has become the most imitated...

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Google Calendar has a great update for hybrid workers

Google Calendar has a great update for hybrid workers

Have you heard about the latest productivity update from our friends at Google? They've just added a little feature to Google Calendar that could make your life a whole lot easier – especially if you’re a hybrid worker. Remember back in 2021 when they first introduced...

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3 ways AI makes almost any business task easier

3 ways AI makes almost any business task easier

In the fast evolving world of technology, business owners and managers like you are always on the lookout for the next big thing to give them a competitive edge. Have you considered how AI tools might be able to help? ChatGPT – or Generative Pretrained Transformer, if...

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The hidden dangers of free VPNs: Are you at risk?

The hidden dangers of free VPNs: Are you at risk?

Are you aware that the rise in global VPN usage has skyrocketed? The reasons are clear as day: Virtual Private Networks offer increased security, anonymity, and allow access to geo-restricted content online. But here's the million-dollar question: Are all VPNs created...

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Is this the ultimate browser for business?

Is this the ultimate browser for business?

It’ll come as no surprise, but Microsoft has yet more exciting news for us. Sometimes we wonder if they allow their employees to sleep! This time it’s a new browser aimed specifically at businesses: Edge for Business. The updated browser has security and productivity...

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Scary stat: 87% of businesses hit by this in the last year

Scary stat: 87% of businesses hit by this in the last year

You may think that cyber attacks only happen to large corporations. But unfortunately, that's not the case. According to a recent report, almost two-thirds of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) suffered at least one cyber attack over the past year. That's a...

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This is the latest trend in phishing attacks

This is the latest trend in phishing attacks

Have you heard the saying, "A picture is worth a thousand words"? It seems cyber criminals have too, and they're using it to their advantage.   In a new twist on phishing campaigns, cyber criminals are luring victims to click on images rather than downloading...

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Privacy alert: Change this setting in Edge, now

Privacy alert: Change this setting in Edge, now

Don't be mistaken, we love Microsoft Edge (and think you will too), but lately, something has come to our attention that we wanted to share. It's always a good idea to be aware of what your browser is doing behind the scenes. And there’s an Edge setting that you might...

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Browse with confidence: Microsoft Edge’s security boost

Browse with confidence: Microsoft Edge’s security boost

Browsing the web can be risky. It only takes one click on one bad link to put your business’s data at risk. With cyber criminals constantly targeting businesses using automated tools, it's important to stay one step ahead with your online security. That's why we're...

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