yahoo website hacked

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Yahoo has announced they have been hacked again. With this newest hack, they believe the hackers made off with user data on more than 1 billion accounts. With further inspection, they found that the hackers had entered into the source code, and found an exploit on how to forge cookies to be able to log… Read more »

Microsoft Office 365 sales and support

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Office 365 encompasses several fundamentally different options, and can be extremely confusing to people who aren’t tech savvy. It is still imperative that those people understand what it can do for them and their home/business, as it is almost a no brainer in terms of why to purchase. We are going to discuss the 4… Read more »

Internet of things

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What is IoT? IoT stands for Internet of Things. In easiest to understand terms, think of home automation and the devices that connect to your wireless network so you can manage them using your phone. For example, know how there is an app for your Nest thermostat or your smart light bulbs so that you… Read more »

Solid State Drive

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The absolute quick answer to this question is an unequivocal YES(unless you need more than 1TB of storage). Let’s explore why! Speed Matters Solid-State Drives will commonly outperform a regular hard drive speeds by 5-10x. You can pour through the benchmarks and drill down to each individual drive, however it will generally fall into the… Read more »

Secure password

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Passwords are now an everyday nuisance. Every time you want to read your webmail, edit a file on DropBox, Skype call someone, or even unlock your phone, you need to enter a password. We all take this security for granted and expect our passwords to remain just that; ours. Unfortunately in todays day and age,… Read more »

Server hacked

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One of our managed IT clients has been the target of hackers as of lately, and we are currently battling their attempts. Due to this, I decided to make a case study on how we fight their attempts and block them out! The Situation: Client has a virtual server that they use remote desktop to… Read more »

New computer setup and tech gadget help

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Geeks 2 You is here to help you set up your new Holiday gear! We can transfer your data to your new computer from your old device, and also remove your data from your old device so you can give it away or recycle it. We can set up any new tablets and configure any… Read more »

what is it consulting

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There are essentially three different ways to hire IT professionals for your business. The one type model is Break/Fix, which means you have an issue, call/hire them to fix the issue and then pay(usually by the hour), and that is the end of the relationship. You won’t hear from them until the next time you have… Read more »