Archive of June 2006

Hardware Firewalls for Mobile Warriors

When you are on the road you go online via a hotel room’s high-speed cable line, WiFi or some other option. However, one thing often missing in the arsenal of mobile warriors is a robust firewall. Just about everyone has a software firewall – either one built in with Windows XP, a free firewall from [...]

7 Problems of IT Professionals

IT Professionals (resellers, vendors, etc) help small businesses in so many ways, some of them also cause many problems by not really serving the needs of their customers. Kim J. Brand, Founder and Managing Partner of Server Partners, LLC, in Indianapolis, Indiana, which features the FileEngine file server product line and other IT services writes [...]

Microsoft Office Live – Good Communication

I signed up to try Microsoft’s Office Live a few weeks ago and I’m impressed with their online communication to me. I’ve gotten a few emails to see how things are – just like thousands of others have. I’ve gotten emails giving me traffic reports. With my current ISP you have to manually sign up [...]

C3 Expo Coverage – MindJet and Electrovaya

Two companies I came across at C3 Expo, not new but their tools are VERY useful and so different – Electrovaya and Mindjet Electrovaya sells portable power for your mobile devices. If you need to have battery power for 24 hours, 8 hours or any length of time beyond a traditional battery you must consider [...]