PHISHING ALERT

Because we here at Adam D Technology care about you and your business, we want you to be aware of a very real situation that occurred with one of our clients. The morning began like any other day at our office, but little did we know what was awaiting our tech department. An alert had […]

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Cybersecurity Tips For 2018

The number of innovations and technologies on the market today has far surpassed any time in our recent history. In the upcoming year we will see an advancement in the amount of innovations unlike anything we have ever seen before. This growth is, in part, due to the sheer number of tech companies being founded […]

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The Last Password You’ll Need to Remember

The Last Password You’ll Need to Remember I am reading “The Man Who Knew Too Much” by David Leavitt. It is a great read that gives insight into the life of Alan Turing and the brilliant mathematicians that influenced him. The Imitation Game movie was the cinematic version of this book and Alan’s history. He was the primary brainchild […]

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Take these tips with you to become a smarter consumer and avoid fraud

Know who you’re dealing with. In any transaction you conduct, make sure to check with your state or local consumer protection agency and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) to see if the seller, charity, company, or organization is credible. Be especially wary if the entity is unfamiliar to you. Always call the number found on […]

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Monitoring the Health of a Backup Drive

Q. I’ve been backing up my computer to two different external hard drives — one made by Seagate and the other by Western Digital. The backup drives are now six years old. I know hard drives fail after a while, so when should I replace these drives with new ones? A. The life span of […]

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Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

Microsoft’s Windows OS isn’t any one thing. It arises from a patchwork of finely tuned features. Each individual feature is, in turn, the result of a team of dedicated engineers who create the best (often personalizable) experience possible. So, with such a complex, nuanced, and vast piece of software, it makes sense that there are […]

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NVR vs DVR Video Surveillance Systems

Today, smart consumers are taking advantage of the explosion of technologic advancements that have made DIY security systems inexpensive and easy to use. After all, everyone is concerned about safety and theft prevention for homes and properties. These days, for just a few hundred dollars, a competent security system including surveillance cameras can be purchased […]

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Password Tips & Tricks

Important DOs and DON’Ts First, it’s good to remember that despite the term, there is no need for passwords to be actual words. Indeed passwords that are not actual words are harder to guess (an extremely desirable property). One of the best ways to keep your computer and your private information protected is to have […]

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10 Tips to Stay Safe on Social Media

With so many of us using social media today, sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn make perfect targets for scams. Here are our top 10 tips to stay safe on social media: 1. Use a strong password. The longer it is, the more secure it will be. 2. Use a different password for each of […]

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Benefits of Defragging of Hard Drives

Defragging or defragmenting hard drive on a regular basis increases the overall health and speed of computer system. Defragging is a process of reducing the amount of fragmentation. Fragmentation makes inefficient use of storage space, reducing storage capacity and performance of the hard drive. How fragmentation happens? When a new file is saved to a […]

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