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Let’s Give Ourselves a Round of Applause

Simplex-IT recently starting working more closely with Robin Robins and the folks over at Technology Marketing Toolkit, and boy are they whipping us into shape. We’re getting more efficient with many of our internal initiatives, and were recently recognized for our outstanding performance in the first 90 days.

Your Debit Card Chip and PIN Won’t Save You From This ATM Scam

Do you remember how your bank issued you a new debit or credit card with a built-in, security-enhancing chip? There are now ATMs specially designed for use with these chips. Unfortunately, the same technology that was originally meant to secure your finances can also be used against you in the form of fraudulent cash withdrawals.

Meet Connor, Simplex-IT's newest Tech!

Hi, my name is Connor Coppedge. I am a transfer student who now attends the University of Akron where I am studying Digital Forensics. Before Akron I was at Kent State University where I earned my associates degree in Computer Technology with a focus in Networking.

Marketing the Message

It’s September. Summer is pretty much done, and we’re rounding into Fall. Before long people will talk about whether we’re supposed to wear white, how the kids are finally back in school, and whether or not the Browns will get the number 1 or 2 draft pick.

Cortana Gets a Little Too Clingy After Latest Update

The idea of speaking to your device and having it perform tasks is hardly a new one. Siri and Google Now have long dominated this industry. Microsoft released Cortana in an attempt to enter the voice assistant race, but with Windows 10’s anniversary update, more harm than good could come from using Cortana.

How Virtualization Can Be a Lucrative Investment for Your Business

Hosting an in-house IT infrastructure may give you the reassurance that all of your servers and network equipment are being cared for properly, but it’s important to realize that your time is better spent elsewhere, like running your business. If you’re unsure if you’re providing the necessary maintenance and management for your mission-critical hardware solutions, virtualization can present a valuable opportunity.

Boost Productivity With These 3 Automation Apps

Today’s fast-paced work environment demands multitasking and juggling various projects at once. Thankfully, there’s a lot of great technologies designed to make workloads more manageable. If you’ve not yet looked into utilizing automation apps for your business, you may be surprised to learn how they can improve efficiency.

Shining Light on the Mysterious Dark Web

During your time in the business world, you may have heard about the Dark Web. It’s a place that’s filled with illegal activity, with some of the most notable being online marketplaces where credentials and personal records can be sold to the highest bidder.