Tip of the Week: Simple Device Turns Your Car Into a Wi-Fi Hotspot
The Zubie dongle is a great way to get smart car technology in your older non-electric car.
How to Know If Your Hard Drive is Failing
Perhaps there’s few things more nerve-wrecking that wondering if you are about to lose all of your data. Years and years of information, documents and personal photos can be wiped out with the death of our hard drive. So how do you know if your hard drive is failing and
How to Maximize Productivity Through Software
Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to be a caveman No cellphone, no internet, no ipad. No Twitter. No YouTube. No XBOX. Just Mastodon hunts and sharpening your favorite spear. These days we are totally immersed in technology. Especially if you do what I do everyday, you have to constantly read, study and attend events just to keep up with the ever-lengthening learning curve. The amazing thing about technology, is that if you are aware at how dependent you are on it, you can step back, remove yourself from the equation, and take a look at what things might be like if computers weren’t around. What would it have been like to be at ground zero when the wheel was invented? Think of how many ways the concept of such a…
4-year-old boy hit on rural northwest Iowa road dies
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in northwestern Iowa say a 4-year-old boy has died after being hit by a pickup truck on a rural road.
Computer and Network Security Tips
Criminals are actively trying to gain access to every corporate network on the Internet. You can implement strong security on your network, but the most vulnerable part of your security is the end user. Most security breaches occur because of a lapse in security, or mistake by an end user. Even a seemingly small thing like a laptop left unattended ... Read More
Hackers have found a way to get into nearly every computer
The most secure software was shown to be vulnerable.
10 things you need to do to manage your network effectively
Sorry More like this It can be expensive and time consuming implementing network management systems which claim to do everything. This adds up to headaches for network managers and can result in wasted money. In my view, you have to get the basics right before you consider buying one of the many types of network management systems that currently exist. This list outlines the top 10 things that you need to do to manage your network effectively 1. Create an inventory of your most important systems. I am going to call this the critical infrastructure list. There are many ways to generate this, from walking around and documenting what you have to installing software which can scan your network. If you want to manually check your network, start at your core switch and…
Booth 1935 + Free Westec Pass = See you There
Where & When: Booth 1935, the Los Angeles Convention Center, September 12th through the 14th Quick Info: Come see demonstrations of DNC software, machine monitoring, job scheduling, and more. We will also have our USB and wireless solutions, along with the highly-anticipated Multi Connect device. Free giveaways of hardware, t-shirts, and mousepads will be available Register. Free tickets are available through September 10th by clicking here and entering code 10605599. Why you should visit SFA at Booth 1935: Learn about Predator's Manufacturing Suite of Software, which includes DNC, Document Control, Machine Monitoring, Tool Crib Management, and our integration services. See how as little as $45 per month, per machine, can help increase your shop floor productivity…
How to Delete Something Permanently From Your Computer
Dragging a file to the trash bin isn't enough to destroy your most sensitive information. Here are easy and effective ways to delete something permanently.
Libraries Use Cloud and Other Tech to Reimagine Traditional Services
From cloud services to smart assistants, campus libraries are rewriting the book on innovation.