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Phishing Scams – How to recognize it!

We’ve been getting lots of emails attempting to steal usernames and passwords.  These emails are referred to as “phishing emails.” What is phishing? Phishing is the act of attempting to acquire information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and sometimes, indirectly, … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 Articles

What to know when buying a new Windows Tablet!

With the success of Apple’s iPad and various Android tablets, Microsoft and its partners are releasing various Windows tablets as well.  Microsoft’s own branded Surface tablets have been quite the buzz.  But before you buy one, make sure you’re buying … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 Articles