Disk Imaging: A Simple Solution to Prevent Data Loss

Disk Imaging: A Simple Solution to Prevent Data Loss

As a business owner, data loss is more than just a nuisance; it can harm your business’s finances and credibility. Some studies have even found that nearly half of all small businesses are forced to close their doors after experiencing a data loss event. With...
How to Maintain a Laptop Battery

How to Maintain a Laptop Battery

If you own a laptop, you’ll need to maintain the battery to protect it from premature failure. All laptops have a battery. Some of them have a removable battery, whereas others have a permanent and nonremovable battery. Regardless, your laptop will draw power...
When to Set Your Computer to Sleep Mode

When to Set Your Computer to Sleep Mode

When checking your computer’s power settings, you may notice an option for sleep mode. Most desktop and laptop computers have an option for sleep mode. Rather than using the normal and default power setting, you may want to use the sleep mode setting. Before...
Zip Bombs: Beware of Oversized Compressed Files

Zip Bombs: Beware of Oversized Compressed Files

Compression technology has simplified the process of downloading files. It’s able to shrink the size of files so that they become smaller and, thus, faster to download. Depending on the particular type of compression technology used, it may reduce the size of...
BIOS: How It Works and When to Use It

BIOS: How It Works and When to Use It

Regardless of what type of computer you own, it probably has a Basic Input/Output System (BIOS). You typically won’t see the BIOS when booting up your computer, nor will see it when navigating and using your computer. Rather, the BIOS is hidden on a separate...