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Apple's iOS7 Operating System Generates Some Improvements, Creates Lots of Problems

 


Apple's new iOS7 operating system has been heralded as a major step forward in the operation of mobile devices.

While the tech giant has added many improvements to the existing iOS6 platform, many developers are questioning whether the company went far enough in its redesign...

 

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Why Your PC Is Running Slow

 

By:  Aaron Oliver, Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer, ThrottleNet

 

 

Is the performance of your PC constantly getting slower and slower? 

Many factors can be contributing to a slow-down in efficiency.

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Tips for Improving Network Security

 

More businesses than ever are depending on their network for their most important business operations. With that in mind, it’s vital that there are enough measures of security and protection taken by companies to ensure prevention of any unauthorized access to their network...

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End of Windows XP Support is Coming

In a few short months, Windows XP operating systems will reach the end of their life-cycle. After April 8, 2014, personal users and organizations still using Windows XP will be running it as unsupported software. Released in 2001, Windows XP is Microsoft's most successful operating system. After April of next year, this software’s life-cycle will have reached an end.

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Ballmer’s Gone, So What’s Next for Microsoft?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Marc Arbesman

Steve Ballmer’s apparent forced retirement after 13 years at Microsoft leaves many questioning the future direction of the software company.

Analysts have been concerned about the static price of Microsoft shares which have not gone above $38 in over a decade. This occurring while other firms like Apple have seen their shares skyrocket.

The company has been fixated on its Office and Server business offerings. Both are highly profitable but none are what analysts would call a game changer.

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Virtual Strategy Magazine interviews George Rosenthal, President of ThrottleNet, Inc.

 

Recently President of ThrottleNet, George Rosenthal, was interviewed by Virtual Strategy Magazine. The interview was published as read below:

VSM: We hear a lot of buzz about cloud technologies. Some businesses are already on-board with a cloud strategy while others have yet to take full advantage of some of the benefits the cloud offers. Can you review exactly what the cloud is?

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ThrottleNet Achieves Gold Partner Status with Cloud Provider Intermedia

 

Gold Partner is the highest designation provided by Intermedia

 

Aug. 13, 2013 - ST. LOUIS -- ST. LOUIS, MO –  ThrottleNet, Inc, announces it has achieved Gold Partner status with Intermedia, the premier provider of cloud services to small and medium-sized businesses. The Gold Partner is the highest certification provided by Intermedia. Firms such as ThrottleNet must meet high standards of performance to qualify for the designation.

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Do You Have A Goat Problem?

 

There is an infestation that is an anathema to business networks everywhere.  This infestation isn’t a virus, hackers or malware.  It’s none other than a goat.  See, you have a goat infestation, and it’s chewing you out of your profits and sanity. 

Many of the attributes of bad IT can humorously, and sadly quite literally, be attributed to mirror attributes in goats.  This sounds quite ludicrous, but it’s a very effective way to put a finger on a problem plaguing so many businesses.

Simply said, the goat is anything that prevents your technology from improving and supporting your business in the most efficient, productive and profitable way possible.  Allow me to lay out the symptoms and you can decide for yourself.

 
 
 
 

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How Apple's iOS 7 Can Impact Your Business

 
 

By Marc Arbesman

Businesses waiting to get their hands on Apple's new iOS 7 mobile operating system should not have to wait too much longer.

iOS 7 is now in beta testing and should be released to the general public in early fall.

Apple is already meeting with potential business customers to tout the system, its new design and what they say are all new features. Apple claims it is the most significant system update since the original iPhone....

 

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Technology To Improve Your Business Shouldn’t Be “Do It Yourself”

 

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To keep business running, manage growth, reduce risk and costs, look outside for the expertise you need.

Entrepreneurs, especially in their early years, try to do things themselves. As their companies grow, they put together a team of diverse talents to handle various aspects of business: manufacturing, sales, marketing, operations and finance. Back when technology was primarily focused on accounting and finance, it was possible to have a person or small team to handle IT needs.

 

 

 

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