Becoming More Familiar With Technology

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Becoming More Familiar With Technology

When my wife lost her job, I knew that I was going to have to go back to school. Unfortunately, I realized that I needed to spruce up my computer skills, since it had been years since I had used a word processor. I was really devastated, and I knew that I needed to make a few changes. I enrolled in a community tech class, where we learned everything from basic computer skills to blog design. I want other people to hone their technology skills, which is why this blog is here. Read more about a litany of technology subjects by perusing these blogs.

3 Ways To Improve Customer’s Experience With Your Field Service Technicians

21 March 2017
 Categories: Technology, Blog

If your company has field service technicians that service the technology that you create and manage, your field service technicians are really the front line of defense for your business. They are often the first and sometimes only people that your customers interact with, which is why examining your field service technician operations is often the best way to improve your customer service. Here are three different strategies that you can try to improve your overall customer satisfaction via improvements in your field service tech office. Read More …

3 Reasons To Buy Your Own IP Address Block

14 March 2017
 Categories: Technology, Blog

When you get online, your computer is tied to an IP address, which is generally associated with your internet service provider. However, it is possible to buy blocks of IP addresses for your own use. Even though your average user generally does not have any reason to do this, there might be a few reasons why you would want to buy your own IP address block. These are a few of those potential reasons. Read More …

3 Ways To Try To Get Your Elderly Parents To Switch To Broadband Internet

2 February 2017
 Categories: Technology, Blog

The Internet plays a large role in American life today, and for most people, broadband Internet service is an expectation, not a luxury. But while broadband Internet service has become more and more common over the years for people of many ages, it's possible you might have a couple of holdouts within your own family: Mom and Dad. If your parents are well into their golden years, there's a chance that they just might not see the point of switching to broadband Internet service. Read More …

Seven FAQs To Consider When Choosing a Nanoprecision Scanner

19 December 2016
 Categories: Technology, Articles

If you need a scanner with precise nanopositioning, you may need to opt for one with piezo technology. However, before you jump in and make your final purchase, you may want to know what advantages are offered by piezo systems. 1. What is the piezo effect? When you hear about piezo scanners, systems, stages, actuators and other devices, that is referring to items with a piezoelectric effect. This happens with  a range of materials including quartz, and it simply means that the materials generate an alternating current when the exposed to vibration. Read More …

Living In A Rental Home Or Apartment? What Are Your Best Security Options?

7 September 2016
 Categories: , Articles

If you live alone in a rented apartment or single-family home, you may be wondering whether installing a monitored security system would provide you with that extra bit of safety when you need it most. However, you may be reluctant to invest money in a hard-wired security system for a home or apartment you don't own (if your lease even permits you to install a security system without prior approval). Fortunately, there are a number of wireless security options that can easily come with you to your next home -- whether you purchase or continue renting. Read More …