STOP…THINK…CONNECT…by dStringer

I almost never open up a blog with statistics, but...please read below...it's fascinating and very telling of today's issues...

Concern about identity theft rates slightly higher than fears of job and healthcare loss. 54 percent of Americans are extremely concerned about loss of personal or financial information.

HOW ABOUT A NERDY YEAR IN REVIEW? by dStringer

HOW ABOUT A NERDY YEAR IN REVIEW? by  dStringer

We are rapidly closing in on the end of 2015...and with all the security breaches, disaster preparedness, corporate hackings and everything else I've blogged about this past year, I thought we'd dedicate our last blog of the year to a fun, little review of the ten best "nerdy' gadgets of 2015...

So let's begin, shall we??!!

10. SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE EDGE

In Samsung's vision of the electronics future, curved is the new flat.

BIG BROTHER IS INDEED WATCHING…by dstringer

BIG BROTHER IS INDEED WATCHING…by dstringer

Recent events in Washington would definitely support the fact that the already massive scale of surveillance in place to keep us safe is not enough. Now, the governmet believes it needs greater access to our computers, even if that means majorly stepping all over our privacy and constitutional rights.

WHY TECHNOLOGY INTIMIDATES PEOPLE by DStringer

We at "Alcala Consulting" are constantly looking for new, innovative, and "user-friendly" ways to make the "World of Technology" less intimidating for our clients and potential clients.  Ultimately, we pride ourselves in being available to lift the "Technological Burden" off of business owners.

NEW 2015 TECH JOB TITLES by d.stringer

Your job title says a lot about what you do. Most of us work in well-established professions. We’re accountants, doctors, lawyers, real-estate agents, and journalists. You can read a name and title on a business card or on LinkedIn and easily grasp the role.

THERE ARE TWO KINDS OF COMPUTER SYSTEMS…THOSE THAT HAVE BEEN HACKED…AND THOSE THAT WILL BE HACKED…by d.stringer

The latest news about the "hacking" of Anthem last week has most wondering if anything can be done to stop the "bad guys."  Well, yes and no.  While it is true that everyone is vulnerable; make no mistake about that, there are ways that you can make your system "less attractive" to a would-be hacker.

How to Create a Linkedin Profile

1. Go to http://business.linkedin.com/marketing-solutions/company-pages.html 2. Press “Get Started” 3. Fill in your information. 4. Fill in your “Professional Profile” 5. Add your email address. 6. Choose your plan level. 7. Answer experience questions.

How to Create a Linkedin Profile

1. Go to http://business.linkedin.com/marketing-solutions/company-pages.html
2. Press “Get Started”
3. Fill in your information.
4. Fill in your “Professional Profile”
5. Add your email address.
6. Choose your plan level.
7. Answer experience questions.