WTF is a Firewall?

WTF is a Firewall?

WTF is a Firewall? If you own a computer, you’ve probably wrangled with firewalls. You might have received an error message about Windows Firewall blocking a program. It’s also possible you had a program on your computer that needed to access your network’s firewall...
How a Business Benefits from a VPN

How a Business Benefits from a VPN

Your on-site computer network is considered private.  In contrast, the internet is a public network. A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a service which can connect private networks together across public networks.  Think of the VPN as a tunnel through the internet...
Is Contacting the Manufacturer a Waste of Time?

Is Contacting the Manufacturer a Waste of Time?

We’ve all been there.   An email won’t send. A program won’t open. A video won’t play sound. Inevitably, our computers surprise us with problems at the most inopportune times. Many businesses resolve these problems by contacting the manufacturer…Dell, HP, Apple,...