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Archive for April, 2016

Hate waiting for pages to load on your smartphone? There's an "AMP" for that.

And no, that's not a misspelling of "app"…it's an acronym for Accelerated Mobile Pages. As you may have noticed, there's a little problem with the mobile web… You click a link on your smartphone, eager to consume the content… What ...

Denton’s Dirty Jobs

Master Computing has been located in Denton for almost 8 years now and we have really come to appreciate it as a fun, unique place to live and do business. There is a sense of community in Denton that we ...

How To Foil Ransomware

Not too long ago, the CryptoLocker ransomware virus was all over the news, infecting over 250,000 computers in its first 100 days of release (at least that's the number reported – the real numbers are probably MUCH higher). The threat ...

Keeps You In Touch, Could Save Your Life

If you fly often for business, a satellite messenger may be just the thing to stay in the cloud when you're above the clouds. And if your travels for fun take you into the ...

If This Type of Alert Pops Up, DON’T Click on it!

You're working at your computer when all of the sudden – BAM! – you get a pop-up notification that your PC is infected with a virus and you must "click here" to run a scan or install antivirus software. This ...

Friday Company Lunch

About a year ago, we started a weekly tradition at Master Computing. We decided that on Friday afternoons we would all take a short break from the IT world and go to lunch as a company. Needless to say, this ...

New Printer Fits In Your Pocket

So, what's about the size of a deck of cards and prints instant photos from your smartphone – with no ink needed? Yes, there is such a thing, and if you guessed the new Polaroid Zip, you'd be right. Selling ...

Which Flavor Of The Cloud Is Right For You

Secure data backup, greater reliability, better resource and growth management options, and improved collaboration are just a few of the reasons to take full advantage of cloud computing today. Yet understanding the choices you have can ...

Use STRONG passwords!

Thanks to powerful brute-force-attack software readily available online, hackers can try tens of millions of possible password combinations per second. For example, hacking software can guess a five character password in under three hours. If you only use lowercase letters, ...

What’s Your Business Missing by Not Accepting Bitcoin?

Here's what you need to know: on the plus side, bitcoin allows direct transactions between end users and product or service providers. That makes it fast and free from transaction fees. It's also extremely difficult to counterfeit, and virtually guarantees ...

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