The Cloud: Expert Tips for Choosing the Best Hosted Service Provider

the cloudMany businesses are searching for local vendors to provide cloud services.

However, finding the best provider will require a bit of due diligence—beyond typical search engine queries and a few phone calls.

Trusting an organization with your company’s precious data and infrastructure is a large undertaking; partnering with the wrong vendor can spell the end to your business as you know it. Continue reading

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Is Godaddy Down? Yes, It Appears To Be Down For The Count!

Godaddy has been unexpectedly T.K.O.’d!

Just a quick news update. is having some major issues! If your website is hosted by Godaddy, chances are it is not currently working. In addition, your email is most likely not working at the moment, as is the case with ours. Continue reading

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Wireless Router Won’t Connect to the Internet? Your ISP is to Blame!

Charter Communications & Other Big ISP’s Suck!

Yes, I am ranting. Why? I’ll tell you why, but please don’t bother reading any further if you’re faint-of-heart or if you love your bureaucratic, manipulative, highway-robbing Internet Service Provider! Continue reading

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Firefox Not Responding? Fix It Quickly With These Tips!

At some time or another, your PC will have Mozilla Firefox problems!

If you use a certain secure Internet browser for your office, business or home, you will have problems with slow response, and a high amount of your CPU’s resources being unnecessarily consumed.————————————

In other words, your computer will drastically slow down (or even freeze) due to the processor being “bogged” down with unnecessary processing cycle tasks caused by Mozilla Firefox not responding. If you enter into Task Manager, you will find the processor usage often at 100%, causing whatever you are in the process of doing–to be halted until the computer decides to get back into action.

Let’s explore what causes instances of Firefox not responding, and what can be done to eliminate this inconvenience. Continue reading

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Apple vs Samsung: US Judge Rejects Samsung Tablet Ban!

Apple has been fighting to legally ban Samsung from selling tablets in the US….

In the ongoing court battles of Apple vs Samsung, Apple has been pressing hard to stop Samsung from selling four different devices in the United States.


They have been seeking a temporary ban, which would have prohibited Samsung from selling their Droid Charge, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, the Galaxy S 4G and the Infuse 4G. Continue reading

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Websites With Google Maps Will Soon Be Charged!

Will Google will soon start charging a fee to use Google Maps?

There has been a “rumor” floating throughout the Internet suggesting that websites with Google Maps will soon be charged to use their maps feature.

The truth is: Google will begin charging to use the map services, but only for businesses that use the Google Maps link on their websites. Continue reading

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Internet and Privacy: How To Protect Your Privacy While Online

There are TONS of unfavorable individuals and agencies tracking your Internet activity DAILY, waiting to “get” you.

Things are getting ridiculously out-of-hand. This is not your ordinary blog post, but a rant on why you should start taking precautions to protect your privacy on the Internet because it’s getting bad out there.

In case you haven’t become aware, the Protect-IP act is circulating through the white house and is a dangerous threat to the Internet as we know it. I won’t go into detail on that act because it deserves a totally new post of it’s own.

I will tell you however, why your Internet privacy is important, and how the government has unlimited plans to destroy your rights to privacy by using lobbying, corporations and sneaky bills that many people are too “busy” to pay attention to.  Does The US Patriot Act ring any bells? Continue reading

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