Category: Business

How to Connect to Your Computers Using Windows Remote Desktop

Since Windows XP, the Windows operating system has included an application known as Remote Desktop. Remote Desktop lets you remotely control Windows computers through a local area network or the Internet. With Remote Desktop you can run programs, access files, and even manage network resources on any Windows computer. To get started, you’ll need to…

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How to Personalize Windows 8.1

Upon its release, Windows 8 proved controversial. Desktop and laptop users lamented the disappearance of the Start menu and disliked the new touchscreen-orientated interface. However, Windows 8.1 introduced a host of changes, including several new personalization options. Let’s take a look at some of these changes and explain how to get the most out of…

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How to Remove Paperwork Clutter and Store Documents in the Cloud

If you have documents piling up on your desk, you can remove clutter by scanning and storing them in the cloud. Cloud storage not only provides more secure storage of your documents, but also allows you to access them from practically anywhere. What’s more, cloud storage is cheap – some vendors like Microsoft and Google…

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How You Can Secure Files on a USB Memory Stick

USB memory sticks are great accessories for carrying around files to meetings or different offices. They are often securely stored on a keychain or lanyard, so you’d never think you’d lose one up until you do. Unless your USB memory stick is encrypted, anyone who gets a hold of it can access your information. To…

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How to Master Autocorrect on your iOS Devices

Not everyone is a great speller, and you don’t need to be if you use modern technology. Nothing feels worse than sending an email and catching a blatant misspelling moments after you’ve pressed “Send.” Tiny keyboards can also make it impossible to tap the right letter, contributing to accidental misspellings. Autocorrect can help you avoid…

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How to Use Airport Wi-Fi Safely and Securely

Most airports now make it easy to access the Internet with free public Wi-Fi networks for travelers inside the terminal. While it seems like a great idea to find an airport hotspot and connect, how do you know if you’re connecting to a safe network? Any hacker can set up a hotspot named “AltantaAirportWiFi” and…

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How to Access Templates in Google Drive

Google Drive offers more than just cloud storage. As part of its office suite (formerly known as Google Docs), you can access free templates for business or personal use. Whether you’re a startup looking for an editable business form or you just want some stationery, Google Drive probably has the template you need. To access…

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How to Increase Your Smartphone’s Battery Life

Every year smartphone batteries increase in capacity. Yet, at the same time, it seems new phone models last less and less time before they need to be plugged in. This frustrating cycle leads many smartphone owners to wonder the same thing. Why can’t their latest iPhone or Android device stay on longer than a few…

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How to Set Up Creative HTML Signatures in Outlook 2013

Instead of manually signing each outgoing email message you can set up a signature in Outlook that will be appended automatically. Such signatures can either be a simple text signature, or you can take an extra creative step and set up a customized HTML signature. Creating the HTML If you want to set up a…

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