We’re a tech company, and it's definitely advantageous for us to stay on top of technological developments. That’s why, this morning, I got to be pleasantly surprised with an update from Windows 10 to Windows 11 - we had selected my computer to participate in the pre-release beta build. I’m going to take a quick moment to specify a few things: Windows 11 is not actually released yet, the primary Microsoft OS is still Windows 10. You can access the pre-release of Windows 11 … [Read more...] about Initial Thoughts on Windows 11 Beta
So, you want to get involved in cryptocurrency, but you don't know what a cryptocurrency wallet is or what the best cryptocurrency wallet is? The world of cryptocurrency is all about data security. One of the most serious concerns in cryptocurrency markets is the security of digital funds. The best place for your cryptocurrency is in a 'wallet'. This functions almost like the wallet in your pocket; it's a place to store your currency that is easily accessible to you, and only … [Read more...] about Choosing a Safe Cryptocurrency Wallet
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Greetings! Last month, we went over the relative merits of replacing or upgrading a workstation. This month - Which is your favorite browser? Why? Which one bugs you the most? Everyone has their favorite, but is it the right fit? We examine the contenders. Find more on Blog at GrundigIT.com As Always, Happy Computing! -- Tom Grundig Browser Wars - Which is Yours? Which is your favorite browser? And why? We want to hear … [Read more...] about January Newsletter: Browser Wars!
Internet Privacy Changes Do you remember that 80's hit song by the group Rockwell, "Somebody's watching me"? The lyrics go a little something like this: "I always feel like somebody's watching me. And I have no privacy. Woh, I always feel like somebody's watching me. Tell me is it just a dream?" As it turns out, you should be humming this tune while you're surfing all of your favorite websites. A recent change to internet privacy laws has made it easier for your … [Read more...] about Internet Privacy Changes
A month ago we took deep dive into server backups. This month, we will be discussing internet privacy changes and how new or revised laws could affect you. As usual, feel free to suggest topics which you would like to see covered in an upcoming newsletter or on the Grundig IT news page, which can be found on the Blog at GrundigIT.com As Always, Happy Computing! -- Tom Grundig Internet Privacy Changes Do you remember that 80's hit song by the group Rockwell, "Somebody's … [Read more...] about May Newsletter: Internet Privacy Changes
Small businesses are the heart and soul of American industry. The clear majority of businesses in the U.S. (89.6%) are in fact small businesses with 20 employees or less. However, small businesses face significant and unique challenges when compared to larger businesses. Small Business's Technology Problem One significant problem is the relative lack of resources, manpower and skill pool that small businesses have, through the mere fact that they are smaller, and have fewer employees. … [Read more...] about What is The Number One Technology Issue Facing Small Businesses?
Last newsletter we covered how our business operates with Google Apps. This week we're taking a bit of a different turn, and introducing one of our newer employees, Josh Haire. As usual, feel free to suggest topics which you would like to see covered in an upcoming newsletter or on the Grundig IT news page, which can be found on the Blog at GrundigIT.com As Always, Happy Computing! -- Tom Grundig Grundig IT According to Josh Haire (our most recent employee hire) Hello, … [Read more...] about March Newsletter: Grundig IT According to Josh Haire
Greetings! The focus of recent Grundig IT newsletters has been on security and on emerging cloud and mobile technologies that businesses can harness to enable their employees and grow their companies. This time, we will be taking a look at a particularly important security topic: Passwords. I'll also review the new iPhone 6 and reveal a great website that covers a variety of computing topics in a manner that is easy to read and understand. As usual, feel free to suggest topics … [Read more...] about September Newsletter: Passwords, iPhone 6 and Ask Leo!
Greetings! The focus of recent Grundig IT newsletters has been on emerging cloud and mobile technologies that businesses can harness to enable their employees and grow their companies. This time, we will be taking a look at some security tools which businesses and individuals can use. Security is becoming a bigger concern with each passing year, as evidenced by the recent Target Corp. security breach and other incidents which have been in the news. As usual, feel free to … [Read more...] about May Newsletter: Computer and Network Security