Computer Basics: What you want to know but are too afraid to ask.

Sometimes it’s nice to get back to basics, to have a refresher course to what we should know about computers, let’s face it, it can be a confusing world with iphones, tablets and other mobile devices on top of desktop computers. So, do you have computer questions but are to embarrass to ask? Questions you have wanted to ask but never …

Is Dial–Up Dead?

For years, internet users had only a dial-up connection to the world wide web.  Do you remember the ads and free trial disks in the mail from AOL?  With today’s high speed internet, you might think dial-up is dead, but there are still a few hangers-on. As of September 2011, AOL reported they have slightly over 3 million dial-up customers.  …

Fun Facts About the Computer

The computer can do almost anything these days.  While we all know the basic facts about our computers and what they can do, here are some fun facts that I wanted to share with you that aren’t as well known.  Enjoy! “Typewriter” is the longest word that can be spelled using only one row of letters on the keyboard. The …

IMAP or POP Email?

IMAP or POP email, what’s the difference? IMAP and POP3 represent two different ways of sending and receiving email.  You may have seen both these options when trying to set up your email on your computer or phone.  Lately, I have been receiving many calls from our clients about which one they should select when setting up their mobile device …