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What’s new with the iPhone XS

September 24th, 2018
What’s new with the iPhone XS

Good news iPhone users, Apple has released the iPhone XS and XS Max. The company also has plans to release an iPhone XR in the future, but for now, let’s examine the latest iteration of Apple’s smartphone, the iPhone XS.

Like most Apple smartphones, the iPhone XS is expensive, especially when compared to other smartphones.

How to choose the right mouse

September 21st, 2018
How to choose the right mouse

If you’re tired of using an uncomfortable mouse or struggling with your laptop’s trackpad, it’s time to buy a new one. But with so many brands and models out there, where would you even start looking? Here are a few tips that will help you decide on the right mouse.

Boost user productivity with MyAnalytics

September 19th, 2018
Boost user productivity with MyAnalytics

Machine learning is all the rage nowadays, and few vendors are providing as many solutions powered by this new technology as Microsoft does. Office 365 includes “intelligent” functionality for analyzing your employees’ time and coaching them on how to use it more efficiently.

Antivirus Software: You Get What You Pay For

September 18th, 2018
Antivirus Software: You Get What You Pay For

In Part 3 of our cybersecurity video series Ted Shafran focuses on Antivirus software. Ted delves into the differences between free and paid antivirus software and explains why you generally get what you pay for.

There’s a lot of misinformation out there about antivirus software and what it really does, so we decided it was time to break down the myths and educate our customers about the importance of antivirus software and how it is a critical piece of the cyber security puzzle.

Useful Google Assistant commands

September 18th, 2018
Useful Google Assistant commands

Google Assistant is a significant change to Google’s search features on mobile devices. Like Apple’s Siri, Google Assistant interacts with your Android device to do a wide range of tasks. If you’ve got an Android phone, pick it up and give a few of our favorite voice commands a whirl!

Before you can start playing with Google’s AI, you need to turn on the service.

4 Tips to improve your SMB’s Google indexing

September 17th, 2018
4 Tips to improve your SMB’s Google indexing

Google receives millions of search requests everyday. It’s no surprise that people have dedicated their entire careers to mastering how this process takes place and how they can boost sites’ ranking for their own financial gain. Here are four quick tips and tricks for improving your Google search ranking.

Choose from these 5 virtualization options

September 14th, 2018
Choose from these 5 virtualization options

Keeping up with tech trends as a small- or medium-sized business owner is tough. Virtualization is a great example of this. From the boost to network security and ability to scale your workstations and servers according to your business growth, it’s time to start learning more about it.

Irate customers? VoIP features can calm them

September 13th, 2018
Irate customers? VoIP features can calm them

When customers call your help desk, one of the the first things they hear is your automated on-hold message. This message can either uplift or worsen their moods, so you should choose wisely. Follow these simple steps to ensure you don’t frustrate your customers more than they already were.

Why Connectability Is Toronto’s #1 IT Provider!

September 13th, 2018
Why Connectability Is Toronto’s #1 IT Provider!

Connectability's Ted Shafran points the way to the future of the IT industry with Consumers Choice Awards

Where is the IT industry heading, and what do you need to do to prepare yourself? That’s a good question, with a lot of different answers depending on who you talk to.

3 Microsoft Excel tips to master

September 12th, 2018
3 Microsoft Excel tips to master

Every computer user must be well-versed in various office programs, including Microsoft Excel. If you only know a few basic commands, you haven’t fully mastered Excel. Here are a few features that can make your life easier.

Pie and Sunburst Charts

Everyone knows that bombarding stakeholders with endless numbers and decimal points is the wrong approach.