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Learning More About Technology

When I realized that I wanted to go back to school, I stopped to think about what I would need to do. It had been years since I cracked open a textbook, much less learned something new on a computer. However, I wanted to succeed, so I started to learn more about technology. I spent hours brushing up on my computer troubleshooting skills and when I was done, I felt a little more prepared. After I started school, I learned even more. I made this blog to teach other people a little about technology, so that you can keep up with your peers.

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2016

Should You Transition to USA-Manufactured Inventory?

If you own or manage the supply logistics for a retail business, you may be wondering about the changes a Trump presidency could bring to your inventory and pricing structure—especially if his promises to reinstate tariffs and bring manufacturing jobs back to the US are kept. If you currently get most or all of your inventory from overseas, there are a number of good reasons to begin the transition to US-based suppliers even absent political and tax concerns.

3 Things to Consider When Choosing an Internet Service Provider

When choosing an Internet service provider for your home, your business, or some other location, you are going to want to make sure that you get a service that is going to meet all of your needs. Thankfully, you can find out all of the stats that you need about different Internet service providers before you actually sign up for one. This article will discuss three things to consider when choosing an Internet service provider.

3 Benefits Of Automated Trading Software

If you are into stock trading, you might have tried various different methods of buying and selling stocks over the years. One option that you might not have tried, however, is automated trading through a software program that does all of the hard work for you. Using a broker trading software platform can be a smart thing for someone who is serious about trading. These are a few reasons why.

Save Time, Money, And Your Sanity By De-Cluttering Your Office

Many people find that their office tends to become an overloaded and disorganized place over time. If this is happening to you, it can seem overwhelming to think about how to get rid of the mess and keep it from coming back... all while still getting your work done. Here are 4 steps anyone can do to help themselves conquer the clutter. Have Items Earn Their Way. Start your office reorganization with a good clean-up.

Home Theater Automated Remotes: 4 Types Of Presets Ideal For Watching Movies

As you plan and create a custom home theater design, there are typically a lot of components that will be set up in the room. Along with televisions, cable boxes, video game consoles, and projectors, you also need to control other elements like lighting. Home theater technicians have the ability to set up controls for all of these elements using a single advanced remote. The use of this remote can make it a lot easier to control items, but home theater companies can also program the remote to complete automated tasks.

Answering A Couple Of Questions About Permanent IP Addresses

Meeting the technological needs of a company can be a challenging task for someone with limited experience with computers or networking. This can be particularly true when individuals need to procure a permanent IP address for their business's software or network. If this is a task that you need to do, you may benefit from having the following couple of questions about permanent IP addresses answered.  Do You Have To Own The IP Address?

You're Finally Old Enough For Your Own Cell Phone! 3 Steps To Keep It Safe At The Beach

Summer is here. Time to head out to the beach for some family fun. If you're going to be taking your new cell phone with you, you'll want to make sure you plan for its protection. If this your very first cell phone, you might not know about all the things that can damage it. The last thing you want to do is ruin your new phone on your first trip to the beach with it.

Reasons To Consider Home Automation This Summer

If you've been wondering about all of the excitement surrounding whole house automation, there's never been a better time to consider it. With summer weather bringing the heat and humidity to its peak and the kids home from school, your home energy costs and other associated expenses have likely gone up. Some home automation features are designed to help you prevent energy waste and make your home more efficient. Here are a few ways that home automation could help you to reduce costs and save your budget.

Three Reasons To Install Security Cameras

There are many different ways that a home owner can improve their security. Home security systems are becoming more popular, and for good reason. There are a reported two million home break-ins each year. This is unfortunate, but it is the world that we live in. However security systems drastically reduce the chance of a home break in. There are many different components that can go into a security system. One of the best things that can be installed with a security system are security cameras.

Stopping Threats At The Door: The Basics Of Providing Comprehensive Data Security For Your Small Business

It is hard to imagine running a business in this day and age without using some form of technology to complete basic tasks. With the use of technology comes the need to protect your data from nefarious individuals that target your company via viruses, spyware, phishing attempts and other tactics. You can attempt to ward off these threats with a hodgepodge of off-the-shelf software solutions. However, instead of trying to manage data security with a mishmash of products that you need to continually update and pay annual subscriptions for, you should opt for comprehensive data protection from technology firms that offer endpoint security.