Want to connect outside of IT service and your work or business?

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This is about a different kind of connectivity…  I really enjoy talking on the phone, emailing, texting, and communicating on social media with you every day about work and IT related issues, and I love it when we can help you or your business resolve a computer or server problem and get you back to work. But what I would like …

Seneca Data 2000UP Ultrabook offers big power in a little package!

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Been looking for a powerful, yet compact notebook? Seneca Data has introduced the new 2000UP Ultrabook computer and it looks like a winner! Why go with Seneca Data’s product over another brand? Let me give you one good reason – SUPPORT! In the last week we have had two computers with issues that required a massive amount of time communicating …

Reveton Ransomware Removal – You have been violating copyright and related rights law FBI warning

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Here’s a few calls we have received in the last couple weeks: “My computer is locked and a screen is displaying a message from the FBI saying I have to pay a fine in order to use it again” “A window says I am in violation of the law for downloading media or port and says it is from the …

Secure IT Alert: Patch your Microsoft Internet Explorer – Now….

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This alert comes courtesy of the US-CERT National Cyber Awareness System and we highly recommend you apply the patches provided by Microsoft to protect your Internet Explorer browser immediately. Hackers are currently using the browser vulnerability to exploit systems. In addition to patching your systems, we recommend a bit of common sense, such as not visiting links which are sent …

SECURE IT ALERT: About that Apple iTunes 10.7 update – yeah, it fixes more than *160* different vulnerabilities!

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Lately I’ve had a lot going on between our son, Brett Albertson (Easley High School football center #75) and his slew of activities, our daughter Megan in college, my band (Hot As A Pepper) and work. Because of these distractions I almost missed an important security update. A few days back, Apple released the 10.7 update of iTunes. While you …

SECURE IT ALERT: Internet Explorer Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Here’s one you should be concerned with… Title: Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: September 19, 2012 ******************************************************************** Security Advisories Updated or Released Today ============================================== * Microsoft Security Advisory (2757760) – Title: Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution – http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2757760   – Revision Note: V1.2 (September 19, 2012): Added link to Microsoft Fix it solution, “Prevent Memory Corruption …

The Rocky Horror Show is at The Warehouse Theatre again – Don’t miss this #Greenville!

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Last Saturday night was a fantastically fun night as John, Megan and her friend Jess, and I headed to the midnight showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Warehouse Theatre in Greenville.  We were in attendance of the first production of Rocky Horror two years ago and awaited the chance to experience it again.  Megan and Jess were super …

Dine out for No Kid Hungry this week, and participate in the TwEAT OUT! #NoKidHungry

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Bet you haven’t made plans for lunch or dinner this week. So, here’s your opportunity to get some good grub and help out a good cause at the same time. The Dine Out For No Kid Hungry program is kicking off their week-long event that starts on September 16th and wraps up on September 22 Tomorrow, Monday September 17th from …

Book a fun dance party band for your next corporate event in Greenville Spartanburg Anderson!

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  We’re pretty sure you already know, but John M. Hoyt’s other job is with a band… So, we would appreciate it much if you would consider HOT AS A PEPPER for your next corporate event in Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Simpsonville (anywhere around the Upstate of SC). In fact, it would be outstanding if every time you thought of live …

Ultra small form factor HD 1.3 digital signage media player from Seneca Data & Homeland Secure IT

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Seneca Data, a preferred partner of ours, has introduced a “game changing media player for the digital signage industry”, and we tend to agree. This ultra small form factor computer is only 1.3 inches tall, allowing it to fit between flat panel monitors and the wall nicely. They support a wide range of Intel processors and are capable of functioning …