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How will blockchain affect healthcare?

July 31st, 2017 Imagine IT blockchain, new technology, 2017july31healthcare_a, data security, encryption, Healthcare, ransomware blockchain, new technology, 2017july31healthcare_a, data security, encryption, Healthcare, ransomware

New IT trends are usually equal parts exciting and confusing. Today, that generalization describes blockchain technology perfectly. It’s a complex concept that has the potential to totally revolutionize every industry -- including healthcare. Even if you have no plan to invest in blockchain soon, you need to understand what it is.

What you need to know about malware

July 28th, 2017 Imagine IT Security, 2017july28security_a, adware, cyber security, cyber threats, malware, ransomware, spyware, trojan Security, 2017july28security_a, adware, cyber security, cyber threats, malware, ransomware, spyware, trojan

You’ve all heard of viruses, spyware, ransomware and trojans. But did you know that they’re all types of malware? They’re all designed to ruin your digital life, but different types of malware put your computer at risk in different ways. Understanding what sets them apart can keep your business guarded.

Old Mac malware gets a facelift

July 27th, 2017 Imagine IT os x, phishing, 2017july27apple_a, apple, cybersecurity, macos, malware os x, phishing, 2017july27apple_a, apple, cybersecurity, macos, malware

In yet another sign that Apple computers are no longer being ignored by hackers, a successful piece of Windows-based malware has been rewritten for MacOS. Instead of encrypting data and holding it for ransom, OSX.Dok skips the extortion and simply steals your bank account information. Read on to learn what you can do to prevent an infection.

Google launches new Backup and Sync app

July 26th, 2017 Imagine IT business, cloud, 2017july26business_a, backup, backup and sync, google business, cloud, 2017july26business_a, backup, backup and sync, google

Employees don’t usually prioritize managing files and photos because they can be tedious and time-consuming. Those who have to deal with a high volume of files and photos across different devices often depend on the auto-sync functions of Google Drive or do manual backups on external drives or SD cards. With Google’s nifty new application,...

CopyCat on the prowl for Android

July 21st, 2017 Imagine IT copycat, 2017july21android_a, android, android 5.0, android threats, cyber attack, google play protect, malware copycat, 2017july21android_a, android, android 5.0, android threats, cyber attack, google play protect, malware

Skype for Business vs Hangouts Meet?

July 19th, 2017 Imagine IT calling, office 365, 2017july19voip_a, g suite, google, hangouts meet, microsoft, skype for business, video conferencing, voip calling, office 365, 2017july19voip_a, g suite, google, hangouts meet, microsoft, skype for business, video conferencing, voip

New Microsoft Workplace Analytics

July 18th, 2017 Imagine IT office, office 365, 2017july18office_a, microsoft, productivity, workplace analytics office, office 365, 2017july18office_a, microsoft, productivity, workplace analytics

How Windows 10 plans to defeat ransomware

July 14th, 2017 Imagine IT controlled folder access, security, 2017july14windows_a, application guard, creators update, device guard, microsoft, ransomware, windows, windows 10 controlled folder access, security, 2017july14windows_a, application guard, creators update, device guard, microsoft, ransomware, windows, windows 10

Why Nyetya is more threatening than WannaCry

July 13th, 2017 Imagine IT nyetya, Security, 2017july13security_a, cyber security, malware, microsoft, ransomware, wannacry nyetya, Security, 2017july13security_a, cyber security, malware, microsoft, ransomware, wannacry

macOS High Sierra’s new features

July 12th, 2017 Imagine IT 2017july12apple_a, apfs, apple, apple os, high sierra, macos, macos high sierra 2017july12apple_a, apfs, apple, apple os, high sierra, macos, macos high sierra

Automate mundane emails to get more done

July 11th, 2017 Imagine IT business, content strategy, personalized content, 2017july11business_a, crm, email automation, email marketing business, content strategy, personalized content, 2017july11business_a, crm, email automation, email marketing

Ad blocker is coming to Chrome

July 7th, 2017 Imagine IT chrome ad blocker, coalition for better ads, online ads, 2017july7webandcloud_a, ad filter, google, Web & Cloud chrome ad blocker, coalition for better ads, online ads, 2017july7webandcloud_a, ad filter, google, Web & Cloud

Android features you won’t find in iOS 11

July 5th, 2017 Imagine IT mobile applications, 2017july5android_a, android, apple, google, ios 11 mobile applications, 2017july5android_a, android, apple, google, ios 11

Google ridding MR from search results

July 3rd, 2017 Imagine IT policy, search, security, 2017july3healthcare_a, cybercrime, google, Healthcare, medical, privacy, protection, records, results policy, search, security, 2017july3healthcare_a, cybercrime, google, Healthcare, medical, privacy, protection, records, results