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A simple way to improve your home Wi-Fi

To facilitate communication and collaboration among remote workforce, fast and reliable home Wi-Fi connections are essential. If you are a remote worker and have exhausted all the home Wi-Fi boosting tips online, then perhaps it’s time to look into wireless repeaters and additional access points. What are wireless repeaters? A repeater is a device that

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Keep your work devices clean and running smoothly with these tips

It’s no secret that a clean work environment is more productive than a cluttered one. The same principle applies to your computer and mobile devices. If you allow them to accumulate dirt and dust, you’re going to start seeing glitches and hardware failures — both of which will affect your productivity. In this blog post,

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Wi-Fi not working? Here are fixes to the most common connection issues

Although we now enjoy much faster internet speeds and improved Wi-Fi reliability in comparison to years past, Wi-Fi technology isn’t perfect. Here are some common problems you might encounter while using Wi-Fi and how you can fix them. Slow internet speed If you’re experiencing slow internet speeds, try plugging your laptop directly into your router

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Advantages of dual monitor systems

Dual monitor systems can be great investments for your small business. By using two monitors, you and your employees can increase your productivity and improve your workflow. Read on to learn more about the advantages of using dual monitors and how this setup can benefit your business. Efficient multitasking and enhanced productivity If you want

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A guide to choosing the perfect mouse for you

How do you know which mouse to buy when there are so many options on the market? In this guide, we will provide some tips on how to find the perfect mouse for your needs. Whether you’re a gamer, a graphic designer, or you just need a basic mouse for everyday use, we have you

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What is firmware and why is it important?

Securing your small business is a never-ending battle, but there are some steps you can take to make it a little bit easier. One of those steps is making sure your firmware is up to date. But what is firmware and why is it crucial to update it regularly? Read on to learn more. What

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BYOD and CYOD: What can they do for your business?

When it comes to choosing the right work device policy for your business, you will likely come across two options: bring your own device (BYOD) and choose your own device (CYOD). Both of these solutions have their own unique benefits, but which one is right for your business? Let’s take a closer look at both

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Ways to extend your computer’s life span

Investing in a computer is expensive, so it makes sense to use that asset for as long as possible. Follow these easy tips to help extend the life of your computer. Clean and cover your computer Dust and dirt are your computer’s number one enemy. They can get caught between the keys and other moving

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7 Tips to reduce PC power consumption

In 2021, industrial consumers of electricity in the United States paid an average of $7.26 per kilowatt hour. This amount is a 9% increase from 2020 and the highest figure recorded since 1970. Given the rising electricity rates, it’s now more important to take energy-saving measures, one of which is reducing your PC power consumption.

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Here’s how you can choose the best business projector

A business projector can help make meetings more engaging and immersive. There are plenty of options on the market, so finding the best one for your business can be challenging. Here are important factors to consider when choosing a projector that will make your presentations stand out. Brightness If your projector doesn’t produce enough brightness,

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4 Ways to keep your servers cool

For any organization, servers are important for storing business data. This is why you should make sure that your servers are well-maintained. If not, their operating temperatures will rise, which can lead to server instability or even data loss. Read on to learn how to keep your servers at ideal temperatures. How does high temperature

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HDD vs. SSD: Which one should you get?

PCs and laptops typically came with hard disk drives (HDDs), but buyers can now also have the option to configure their system with either HDDs, solid state drives (SSDs), or in some cases both. In this blog, we’ll compare both storage drives so you can make the best decision for your needs. What is an

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