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How will blockchain affect healthcare?

July 31st, 2017 Imagine IT 2017july31healthcare_a, blockchain, data security, encryption, Healthcare, new technology, ransomware 2017july31healthcare_a, blockchain, data security, encryption, Healthcare, new technology, 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 2017july28security_a, adware, cyber security, cyber threats, malware, ransomware, Security, spyware, trojan 2017july28security_a, adware, cyber security, cyber threats, malware, ransomware, Security, 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 2017july27apple_a, apple, cybersecurity, macos, malware, os x, phishing 2017july27apple_a, apple, cybersecurity, macos, malware, os x, phishing

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 2017july26business_a, backup, backup and sync, business, cloud, google 2017july26business_a, backup, backup and sync, business, cloud, 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 2017july21android_a, android, android 5.0, android threats, copycat, cyber attack, google play protect, malware 2017july21android_a, android, android 5.0, android threats, copycat, cyber attack, google play protect, malware

Skype for Business vs Hangouts Meet?

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

New Microsoft Workplace Analytics

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

How Windows 10 plans to defeat ransomware

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

Why Nyetya is more threatening than WannaCry

July 13th, 2017 Imagine IT 2017july13security_a, cyber security, malware, microsoft, nyetya, ransomware, Security, wannacry 2017july13security_a, cyber security, malware, microsoft, nyetya, ransomware, Security, 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 2017july11business_a, business, content strategy, crm, email automation, email marketing, personalized content 2017july11business_a, business, content strategy, crm, email automation, email marketing, personalized content

Ad blocker is coming to Chrome

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

Android features you won’t find in iOS 11

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

Google ridding MR from search results

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