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How To Protect Yourself Against Bandwidth Snatchers

Free WiFiHas your Internet connection suddenly come to a snail’s pace?

You try everything – dump your cache, restart your router, and make a semi-threatening to your Internet provider – but to no avail, videos still buffers at 144p. Then, just as you’re about to give up, your connection mysteriously speeds back up.

Beware. You might have a bandwidth snatcher for a neighbor.

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Megan Fox, Your Flight Status, And Traverse City: 12 Cool Ways To Boost Productivity With Windows’ Virtual Assistant Cortana

12 Ways to Boost Productivity using Cortana, Windows' Virtual AssistantThe adage “Time is Money” is never more relevant than when it comes to navigating through your Windows operating system to knock out your business’s week’s to-do list and boost productivity.

Consider this: Let’s say you spend 5-8 seconds browsing through a menu to pull up a calendar, move appointments that have rescheduled, or using your pesky URL search bar to google irrelevant facts about celebrities, the average user spends 15-25 minutes a week on inefficient productivity processes within their Windows devices.

Our solution? Save those precious wrists, fingers from carpal tunnel, and eyes from strain and fatigue and use Cortana.

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Daylight Savings Time And Windows 10

Windows 10We’ve come to consider Daylight Savings Time as a placeholder and reminder to conduct pulse checks on the things we often overlook. So why not start considering Daylight Savings Time as a chance to check the health of your computer’s anti-virus system? Is it running properly? Is the system up to date?

The hope is that you are checking your anti-virus system more than twice a year, but if not, twice a year is better than never.

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Windows 10 Shortcuts

windows10With so many of our users upgrading to Windows 10, it’s about time to do a rundown of the most useful keyboard shortcuts.

If you are an expert Windows user, you probably know some of these already, but if you’re like us, you are always looking for ways to shave a few seconds off of a common task.

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Make Windows 10 Look Like Windows 7

Have you upgraded to Windows 10?

We know, we know. It’s not at the top of your priority list, but this upgrade is inevitable for some folks. While it’s in your best interest, we understand, the last thing you want to think about is learning the new interface.

Not to worry. Turns out you can make Windows 10 look like Windows 7.

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So Long Windows Server 2003! Nice Knowing Ya!

Goodbye Windows Server 2003Earlier this month, Microsoft announced that Windows Server 2003 would not longer be supported as of July 14, 2015.

So you are probably wondering, what does this mean for you and your business?

Perhaps we should start with a simple, “Why?” Why did Microsoft make the decision to stop supporting the Windows Server 2003?

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