Holiday Scams: How to Protect Yourself

With the holidays fast approaching, unfortunately, there are unsavory individuals out there who enjoy taking advantage of everyone else’s good nature during this time of year. In order to help protect yourself, CyberlinkASP is pleased to present some of the more common holiday scams you could encounter this holiday season. Solicitations for donations to bogus…

The History and Invention of the Internet

Since the world now enjoys complex programs like remote desktop services, it’s hard to imagine that there was ever a time when the internet didn’t exist. It may be even harder to imagine that the seeds that led to the eventual development of the internet were planted in a time when computers took up entire buildings,…

How to Re-Purpose Your Old PC

Technology develops so rapidly that a top of the line machine designed just a few years ago may not serve your purposes today. From smaller hard drives with more storage space to virtual desktops, the world of computers is constantly changing, but that doesn’t mean that you need to ditch or scrap your old computer.…

Hardware (IT) Infrastructure and What It Does

Even when you rely on cloud computing to maintain and share your data, it is important to understand your IT infrastructure and what it does. This helps you understand which elements you are responsible for versus what your ISP or other people/entities might be responsible for when it comes to your network. Infrastructure Your company’s…

Four Ways to Get Smart About IT Security

Companies face constant attacks from hackers, making security a priority for every employee who uses a computer, even if it’s just to log their hours or print a document. The advent of cloud computing and other Internet-based applications have created many benefits for businesses, but also can expose them to many threats. Security breaches can…

Interesting Ways of Backing up Information

What would you do if you went to turn on your computer and discovered the hard drive crashed? Most people would panic because they would have lost everything on the drive, including files, pictures, videos, and other important data. Fortunately, the best way to avoid finding yourself in this situation is to back up the…