Cybersecurity Fatigue

"Cybersecurity Fatigue" is emerging as a dangerous threat to effective cybersecurity programs. A new study by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (www.nist.gov) found that the well-intended drumbeat of cyber security alerts and warnings has led to burnout and a sense of fatalism among ordinary people, including the employees that firms look to as their first line of cyber defense.

What’s New – Meet Bobby Weathers, PalmTech’s Newest Team Member

We are excited to introduce Bobby Weathers, Senior Systems Engineer! Bobby comes to PalmTech Computer Solutions with nearly 20 years of professional IT experience. He is an expert with Cisco, Microsoft, Dell and Datacenter Applications.

PalmTech’s Referral Program

We believe referrals are the sincerest form of flattery! Refer a business to PalmTech and you will have an opportunity to win a Starbucks gift card in addition to an iPad Mini!

For details, visit www.palmtech.net/referral-program

Free Report Download: “12 Little-Known Facts Every Business Owner Must Know About Data Backup, Security And Disaster Recovery”

You will learn:

The only way to know for SURE your data can be recovered if lost, corrupted or deleted—yet fewer than 10% of businesses have this in place.
7 critical characteristics you should absolutely demand from any off-site backup service.

Business Briefings

Your Accounting Time to put your books in the cloud? Want to save time and money on bookkeeping in 2016? If your company hasn’t already made the switch to a cloud-based accounting system, it may be time to migrate. Here’s why: with a cloud system, you can outsource your bookkeeping, saving you staffing costs as […]

Voice Tips For Effective Speaking

When George H.W. Bush ran for president in 1988, he hired a voice coach to help him lower his voice an octave. Why? Because the candidate’s high-pitched voice had helped saddle him with the “wimp” image, even though Bush had proved his valor as a Navy combat pilot during World War II. Fairly or unfairly, […]

Shiny New Gadget of the Month – iTranslate Makes It Easier Than Ever
 To Speak With Interesting People

Other than the occasional epic (and hilarious) fail, translation apps are getting pretty good. And one of the best, iTranslate, now gives you voice translations on the spot. Here’s an “at-a-glance” rundown of all that iTranslate can do: Speak into your device and, with a tap or swipe, it recites what you just said in […]

Missing Just One Of These Could Instantly Open Up Your Computer Network To A Cyber Attack

Welcome to the brave new world of cyber-warfare. Gone are the days when software patches were just for nifty little feature add-ons or updates. Today, a software update notice could mean your whole computer network is suddenly at risk. Dangers include data theft, crippling malware attacks and mischief you may not discover for months, or […]

The Lighter Side: Crazy But True… Midnight Mystery: The Case Of The ‘Weird’ Laptop

One day a user brought us her laptop. She said it was acting “weird.”

We ran the usual diagnostics, which all came up clean. Then the dreaded “Blue Screen of Death” showed up.

The cooling fan had failed completely.

So we backed up her data and gave her a new machine.

Who Has Your Search History?

In a perfect world, the sun would shine daily, age would not cause wrinkles, and you wouldn’t have to worry about malware attacks on your computer. Right? But in our world, storms sometimes rage, age equals wrinkles and the Internet simply is not a safe place.