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How to Avoid Unexpected and Expensive IT Costs

It’s a worst-case scenario we hate to see.

A business hires an IT provider they feel they can trust. Things are running smoothly month to month until some unexpected expenses start to pop up. The server bites the dust. The laptops need a massive software upgrade. Without a long-term plan, the business must pay for each expense as it occurs. And the expenses just keep coming.

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How to Break Up With Your IT Provider

“Dear IT services provider: It’s not me, it’s you.”

We all know the feeling — that gnaw in your gut that tells you it’s just not working anymore. It’s time to break up with your Managed IT provider. Breakups are hard and honesty can sting.

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5 Must-Keep Tech Resolutions for 2017

It’s a new year and we’re all busy setting resolutions we hope to keep over the next 12 months. Technology plays a huge role in our everyday lives (especially at work!), so it’s natural that some of your resolutions be about your tech habits.

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Must-Have Gadgets for the 2016 Holiday Season

We know you’ve got a guy or gal in your life who just loves gadgets. We happen to love technology (especially the portable stuff) and there’s so much awesome tech to choose from this holiday season. We’ve put together a list of our favourites for 2016.

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How to Take Back Control of Your Inbox

We all seem to have the same problem — an email problem. We’re drowning in email. Hundreds (maybe even thousands) arrive in our inboxes every week. If you do anything other than check your email all day (you know, like eat or attend a meeting or do some actual work), your inbox quickly spirals out of control.

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What You Need to Know About Apple's New iOS 10 for iPhone

A brand new operating system Apple iOS 10 is in the works for your iPhone and iPad. This is a big one, chock full of updates and new features you won’t want to miss. While we always recommend installing an update (mostly for security reasons), we think you’ll be especially excited about this new software.

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How Often Do You Replace Your Router?

Like any important piece of equipment, a router functions unnoticed in the background until it doesn’t anymore. While you may be tempted to blame your internet provider when you have problems sending email or downloading files, your router may actually be the issue.

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Your IT Checklist for Moving to a New Office

Moving an entire office is stressful. Beyond finding that perfect new space with parking, exposed brick and a city view — not to mention needing to move all your desks, chairs and files — you need to transfer your entire IT setup.

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Our Picks: 5 Best Smart Home Tech Gadgets

The best tech will help you run a better business, but there’s no reason you should leave your love of gadgets at the office. The best smart home tech gadgets — ones that connect to wifi, learn your habits and can be controlled remotely by an app  — provide you with convenience, security, comfort and entertainment.

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8 IT Security Mistakes You Never Want to Make

Everyone makes mistakes. It’s part of being human. Unfortunately, making an IT security mistake can come with major consequences, like a password breach, computer hack or leak of sensitive data. Luckily, these common security problems are usually easy to fix.

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