Google Maps: Tips and Tricks

Everybody has had that moment when they are trying to get somewhere, they’re running a little late, and they’re using Google Maps or another GPS device. Then they enter a dead zone. Even the calmest,...

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Password Security in Light of Kickstarter Hackers

There has been a recent surge in hacker activity; it seems like every week we get news of another security breach into the customer database of big-name companies. On Saturday, the crowd-funding site...

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IT Support Long Island: The Importance of Being Local

IT Support Long Island: We’ve Got Your Back

Search the web for IT support and there will be thousands of companies at your disposal. They might be able to offer similar services as TCI does, but how...

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Windows 8 Switch List – Learning Curve

We’ve already discussed the Windows 8 Charms bar in a previous tech tip. Today we look at the Windows 8 “Switch List”. Similar to the Charms bar the Windows 8 Switch List is a navigation bar that...

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Windows 8 Charms – Learning Curve

For first time users, Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 8, can be a bit overwhelming. The key to remaining productive with Windows 8 is to learn the new interface elements that are...

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ATM Hackers Hit Unnamed European Bank

Last month the new broke of some savvy hackers pulling off a never-before-seen scheme in Europe. As BBC reported, this operation came to light at the Chaos Communication Congress in Hamburg, Germany,...

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NetWars at the SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2013

An individual’s technical skills can carry her professionally for quite a distance in virtually every industry. The world of cyber security is no exception to this rule, evidenced by a shift in...

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Amazon Prime Air -- When Did We Enter the World of The Jetsons?

What will they think of next?! That seems to be the question every time some breakthrough technology emerges, and today is no different after Amazon’s latest announcement. Yesterday, news broke of...

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MS Outlook Attachment Reminder and Google Attachment Notification

How frustrating is it when you write an email to someone, intending to attach a relevant document, only to find that you forgot to actually attach it after you’ve already hit “send”? Before I knew...

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Introducing the iPad Air!

Apple has done it again—released a product that tops its predecessor and pulls them back to the top of their market. With the Microsoft Surface tablet commercials taking a direct jab at Siri, and the...

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