Backblaze or Carbonite: Which Do You Need?

A few years ago my cloud storage provider changed their pricing plans. The change made backing up my data with them very expensive. I also new that I would be having much more data that needed to be backed up each year, so the price would continue to rise. Fortunately, at the time I had about one and a half years left in my current plan with that provider, so I had time to review other cloud storage providers before I had to change.

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How to Install a New Larger Hard Drive into an Otherwise Working Windows System

It may seem like a difficult chore to move your system and all your files from one hard to a newer, larger hard drive. There are tools available that can take much of the work of moving to a larger hard drive out of your hands. Below are instructions, provided by Dave Baxter, that explain how he moved from an 80GB hard drive to a 250GB hard drive on Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit.

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The 4 Most Effective Tips to Protect Your Computer from Ransomware

Ransomware – a class or malware that restricts access to a computer until a ransom is paid – has been around for many years. In fact, one of the first known ransomware – the “AIDS” trojan – was found in 1989. Unlike other malware, ransomware has sort of been in the background, not drawing much attention. In 2013, the ransomware called CryptoLocker began making news as it infected computers, and then began encrypting personal data files.

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4 Ways to Use Tech to Find a Better Job

Although employment rates are steadily improving, the job market is still tough, leaving prospective employees looking for every possible outlet and leg up they can find. To this end, technology helps tremendously by making it possible to search for open positions in ways that weren’t previously available. Before you think about relying on the classifieds or on word of mouth, you should see how many more prospects you have if you, too, use technology in your job search.

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Tips for Choosing a Business Web Host

Nowadays, websites and blogs have become crucial tools for the success of any business. Many people are using such online platforms to promote their goods and services, as well as interact with their customers. One of the things which will play a key role in the success of any site is the choice of web host. No matter how well designed your site is or how great the content, having an unreliable host will end up having detrimental effects on your business.

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Wearable Technology to Keep Your Kids Safe

These days, you can find everything from the latest iPhone specifications to more information about Lenovo products with just a few clicks of a button. Technology is everywhere but as well as desktop computers, laptops and super-portable tablets there are also a host of gadgets designed to keep your little ones fit, well and safe, so check out these examples.

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