Why You NEED Firewall

When you leave your home or car for a period of time, do you lock your doors? Of course. Doing so gives you a sense of security. Your property won't be an easy mark for thieves.

The same is necessary for your computer; your internet connection leaves you vulnerable to hackers who want to access your financial and personal information.

Adequacy Is Unacceptable

Recently, while working on a program for a company that has been in business for over 64 years, I came across a particularly compelling value statement: “In the pursuit of excellence, adequacy is unacceptable.” It’s stuck with me since then as a perfect encapsulation of forward-thinking business philosophy.

What Will You Do When This Disaster Hits Your Business?


In today’s world of rampant cybercrime, every savvy business owner knows the necessity of locking down their data. However, we find that the cyber security technologies used by the vast majority of businesses are woefully out of date.

Business Briefings – August 2017

This Genius Debit Card Lets Parents Control Their Teenagers’ Spending If you feel like your teen views you as a walking ATM machine, startup company Current might be able to help. Their new app — also called Current — allows you to track and control your teen’s spending through the company’s debit card.

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month: The Feeder of the Future

Petnet is looking to upgrade pet care with their new automated SmartFeeder, targeted toward pet owners who frequently travel or those with packed, variable schedules.

After you install the SmartFeeder app on your phone, it’ll ask a few questions to get to know your animal, including their age, weight, activity level, and food type.

Business Briefings – July 2017

You’ve Been HACKED! What’s the First Thing You Should Do? There’s always a chance that IT security will be breached, and one way to make a bad situation worse is not knowing the standard operating procedure when it happens. First, contact your IT personnel.

Business Briefings – June 2017

Use This App To Pinpoint Dangerous Drivers. The open road is full of jerks and road rages, and a new app is taking them on. Nexar asks you to mount your phone to your dashboard, and it will monitor surrounding traffic. If someone starts driving dangerously, it will ask if you want to record what’s going on with a 30-second video.