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Alert: Acer Breach Compromised Customer Credit Cards

Users of Acer’s online store between May 12th, 2015, and April 28th, 2016, may be in for a rude awakening. Acer may be attempting to contact you to relay that your credit card’s credentials have been lifted by hackers. The breach in question resulted in 34,500 customers having their credentials stolen, including the user’s name, address, credit card number, expiration date, and security code.

Free E-Books!

Hey everyone, Kayla here. Just wanted to let you know Microsoft is giving away free E-books! Some of titles include Windows 10, Office 365, Office 2016, SharePoint 2016, Azure, and Power BI and more. If you’re interested downloading any of these free E-books you can find them here: Free E-Books

 

Why are they doing this? Just as a thank you for being a Microsoft customer! If you would like to download all of the E-books at once scroll down to the “Download All” button to find directions.

Microsoft Sets Itself Up Nicely With Windows Store Loophole

When you’re managing your business’s technology, you want to limit access to time-wasting applications and keep your employees from accessing the Windows Store. It just makes sense. Yet, for the businesses that want to restrict access to the Windows Store on Windows 10 devices, well, that’s too bad; Windows 10 Pro version 1511 just made your life a whole lot more difficult, unless you’re willing to pay extra for Windows 10 Enterprise edition.

Free Windows 10 Upgrade Coming to an End on July 29th

Over the past year, Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 10, has gained a massive user base. With over 300 million devices worldwide running it, it’s safe to say that Windows 10 has, thus far, been a commercial success. However, the biggest reason for upgrading to Windows 10 (the free upgrade) will soon expire.

Tip of the Week: 4 Ways to Get Rest and Avoid Burnout

Let’s be honest; when was the last time you seriously went out of your way to take a day off from work? The corporate business environment often leads both business owners and normal office workers to overindulge themselves in their work. Plus, the mobile-first business model isn’t making it any easier to take time off, as you’re connected to the office no matter what.

100 Million Compromised Medical Records Shakes Patient Confidence

Online threats against healthcare organizations are currently one of the biggest cybersecurity issues. A reported 100-million-plus total medical records have been compromised, according to IBM’s 2016 Cyber Security Intelligence Index. How could a hacker profit off of accessing someone’s medical records? Simply put: ransomware.

Simplify your Data with Charts in Excel

Even if you’re a casual Excel user, you’ve probably seen the charts that can be created with your spreadsheet data. The charts in Excel recently got a few new additions, but even at the basic level there’s a lot of capabilities that make it very easy to show your data in an easy to consume graph format.

Building your Project Team in MS Project/Project Online

Project Teams are comprised of the people (aka resources) working on that particular project. It’s a subset of resources from the entire Resource Pool. You may have 100 Resources in your Enterprise Resource Pool, but maybe only 25 will be working on this particular project.