As we celebrate the arbitrary turning over of the odometer from 2017 to 2018 (which, incidentally, has no astronomical significance – don’t believe me? How about Neil deGrasse Tyson?), it nevertheless provides us with a clean slate and a chance to change things for the better. Now, my New Year’s Resolution is nothing business-related (I’m … Continue reading Better Services for a Better Year!
This week, a particularly hard job came up. I’m not talking hard just because I had to really think hard and dig deep to think of solutions (though this is true), but also because of the conditions the client was in when I arrived, and how they got there. When you are within certain Health … Continue reading Ransomware, and compliance
I could start a new monthly email. However, not only do I dislike sending too many emails – after all, I’d rather you read my Alerts! more than anything else – but I also dislike following normal tactics. Besides, I’m already posting these here, so why repeat myself? The Announcement! piece of this is: I am now offering promotions every … Continue reading Who do you know?
If you’ve been watching the news over the past couple of days, a new vulnerability has become known that allows unattended Mac OS X computers running the latest operating system, High Sierra, to gate complete and unrestricted access to that machine, even if the unattended logged in user was not an administrator. That said, Apple … Continue reading Mac OS X High Sierra Bug, and How To Fix It
As I’ve grown BH Tech Connection and begun to serve more clients, there has been a dream that, as yet, remains dormant. I love IT; I love computers, and supporting others with their computers to help them fulfill their dreams and their goals. As satisfying as that purpose is, there is a deeper layer which I rarely get … Continue reading Accessibility Software, and What It Can Do For You
In September this year, we learned that over 143 million people have had their personal information exposed to hackers, courtesy of poor oversight by Equifax. This spurred an urgency in me to step up my game, and to provide others with as much proactive guidance as possible in the aftermath of this breach. With both … Continue reading Introducing New Consulting Audit Services!
If you haven’t heard, Equifax announced that secure information for over 143 million people has been compromised. Most news stories covering this are calling attention to the 1 year of TrustedID Premier service Equifax is offering to make up for the fact that nearly half the country is at much higher risk for identity theft than … Continue reading Worried about the Equifax breach? Me too, so here’s what I did
As part of my ongoing efforts to keep everyone safe and secure, I want to alert you to an increase I’ve noticed in the past week or two. LogMeIn users have been seeing an increase in notification emails from LogMeIn that their accounts have failed login attempts. These are usually from another country when this … Continue reading If you have a LogMeIn account, this is for you
If you haven’t heard, CrashPlan announced today that they will be ending their personal line of cloud backup services in 2018. They have given me until October 2018 personally to do something with my backups, though this may vary by a month or two in either direction for some of you. If you use CrashPlan for … Continue reading Attention CrashPlan Users!
Welcome to the latest tip of the month! Today’s topic focuses on Outlook and how to identify common issues and reasons for them. With a little adaptation, these issues can be used for other Mail applications (Think Thunderbird, Entourage, or Apple Mail). These tricks are given from the perspective of Outlook 2010. Not receiving any … Continue reading Mail Troubleshooting