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It Looks Like The Feds Aren’t Doing Much About The Dark Web – How Are You Going To Protect Your Data If They Can’t?

6 Important Questions & Answers You Need To Know Many of our clients learned exactly how dangerous the Dark Web is when they heard about the recent bust the federal government made: On June 27th it was reported that the Department of Homeland Security made their first bust involving criminals selling illegal goods on the Dark Web. (The first? This Dark Web stuff has been going on for a lon...

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What Are 4 Trends to Watch to Succeed in the Legal Field?

Discipline, honor, tradition, and excellence—these could previously be described as the foundation of the legal profession. After decades of consistency, however, the field of law is experiencing an extensive transformation with far-reaching effects. For better or worse, much of this has been attributed to the millennial generation: those individuals born between the early 1980s and 2000. In th...

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Is It Time to Upgrade to the New 8th Gen Intel Core Processor?

Earlier this year, Intel introduced their new 8th Gen Intel Core vPro processors. Marketed as the way to help businesses of all shapes and sizes make the digital transformation, Intel compels customers to “Leave Inefficiency Behind.” With the new upgrade, Intel boasts that it will optimize productivity with Windows 10, help guard company assets, and also manage company costs. With more than 1...

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NOVA Dental Office Chooses NTConnections to Provide IT Support and IT Strategy

Why Did a Local NOVA Dental Office Choose to Hire NTConnections for IT Consulting and IT Support? It wasn’t very long ago…maybe a month…an email arrived in my inbox. The subject line said, “Do you have experience with dental IT support?” In the rest of the email, a guy named Will Brockston talked about a three-person practice in Northern Virginia that was struggling with their techno...

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Can Business Benefit From Microsoft Office 365?

In today’s business world, it’s important for companies to stay ahead of the trends when it comes to the latest in tools for productivity. Office suites like Microsoft’s Office 365 have become popular among organizations hoping for more effective performance and communication. With Office 365’s subscription plans, users gain access to the full list of Office apps such as Word, PowerPoin...

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What Should I Know About Hashcat?

What is Hashcat? Hashcat is a type of hacking tool, and a password cracker specifically. It was created to be able to hack the most complex of passwords, targeting multiple aspects of coding simultaneously. Additionally, according to online sources including Infosec Institute, it is regarded as being highly versatile and fast in comparison to other password hacking tools, making it especially thre...

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The Intelligent New (and Awesome) Data Types Supported by Microsoft Excel

To date, Excel and similar apps deal primarily with text and numbers as data types. However, that tradition is about to be a thing of the past as Microsoft is adding two new data types to Excel. These data types allow cells to contain rich, intelligent data that can better represent more real-world data types.  Limitations and Possibilities Suppose you are putting together a spreadsheet that wi...

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Hurricane Florence Update: Florence Now A CAT4 Major Hurricane

Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 4 Evacuation Orders Begin in the Carolinas The National Hurricane Center is now saying that Florence has maximum sustained winds of 115mph, with gusts to 140mph. It is now a Category 4 storm and is expected to hit the Southeastern US coast on Thursday. North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, and Virginia governors have declared a state of emergency and...

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Check Spelling With Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

If you’ve ever attended a high-level education course or business meeting, chances are you’ve come across the PowerPoint presentation. Microsoft’s PowerPoint program has been helping students and professionals organize their thoughts and ideas for decades. From class presentations to complex business proposals, Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 holds a wide range of benefits for users. Familiarizing...

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Cloud-Based Business Email Solutions (Questions/Answers)

Which Cloud Email Solution Is Best For Your Business? While signing up for an email account for your business is easy, deciding on which one to use isn't. There are so many things to consider. Read on and we'll highlight 7 questions you should ask, and the features that 3 major email providers offer. Have You Considered How You Use Email? Before you choose an email solution, ask yourself these...

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