Microsoft expands Bing’s Visual Search

Microsoft expands Bing’s Visual Search

Years ago, Microsoft released a feature for its Bing search engine that lets users upload photos in lieu of text-based queries. It’s a helpful feature that will soon be added to a slew of mobile devices and browsers. Let’s take a closer look at what’s coming. How does visual search work? Bing has indexed billions […]

Chrome to mark HTTP as ‘not secure’

Chrome to mark HTTP as ‘not secure’

Within the last year, Chrome has helped users understand that HTTP sites are not secure. More websites use HTTPS, a safer protocol, than ever before. So, how can you benefit from this transition? Find out here. For several years, Google has moved toward a more secure web by strongly advocating that sites adopt the Secure […]

Don’t give social media hackers a chance

Don’t give social media hackers a chance

For most people, social media is a convenient way to stay in touch with family and friends. For a small group of people, it’s an opportunity to profit off other people’s trust. Here are some things you can do to continue enjoying Facebook and Twitter without compromising your privacy. Lockscreens exist for a reason Make […]

CyberSecurity for Your Android and Apple Devices

Often times I am asked “What do you do to secure your mobile phone or mobile device from threats?” This is an excellent question! With mobile infections and malware on the rise, 2.3 million new variants discovered in 2015 alone, having a good mobile policy for security and protection is a must!

If your company does not have a mobile policy that includes data, threat and theft protection it should! This article will cover, though, what an individual can do without a comprehensive corporate infrastructure behind them.

Sync Windows 10 with Android notifications

Sync Windows 10 with Android notifications

As subversive as smartphones may be, we’ll likely never be able to completely get away from desktop computing. And when you’re stuck hammering away on the keyboard, how do you mitigate the stream of texts and notifications coming in on your phone? In a win for PC computing, you can now receive and respond to […]

Why Microsoft is putting down the phone

Why Microsoft is putting down the phone

Microsoft smartphones have been on their last legs for months, if not years. Though builds and new features held promise in revitalizing the device, Microsoft announced the removal of their phones from the consumer market. While Microsoft maintains its stance on “fully committing” to Windows Phones, the fact that they are selling off their handset […]