The Techno-Babble Dictionary: Networking

December 27th, 2013
The Techno-Babble Dictionary: Networking

By Naomi Dolin-Aubertin

Hey folks, we're back this week with a new entry in the techno-babble dictionary. This week we'll be looking at a bunch of terms for your network.

LAN or Local Area Network is a network established in a geographically small location, such as a home or office.

How to Stay Tech Safe This Holiday Season

December 20th, 2013
How to Stay Tech Safe This Holiday Season

By Naomi Dolin-Aubertin

Today we're taking a break from the techno-babble to refresh some important security points to remember during the holiday season.

By now, most everyone has heard of the data breach at Target that compromised up to 40 billion credit cards.

Techno-Babble Dictionary: Sassy

December 12th, 2013
Techno-Babble Dictionary: Sassy

By Naomi Dolin-Aubertin
This week's words have to do with those pesky up down and up again acronyms pertaining to IT services. As if acronyms weren't confusing enough! It's like that annoying phase teenagers go through where they write everything like ThIs. At least we aren't dotting our i's with flowers or hearts.

Techno-Babble Dictionary: Are you Being Served?

December 6th, 2013
Techno-Babble Dictionary: Are you Being Served?

By Naomi Dolin-Aubertin

Or rather, are you being server-ed? Servers. They're big; they're noisy; they're expensive. And we all rely on them on a daily basis at home and in the workplace. But what are these servers we depend on for so many things?

They are those tall towers of boxes that process your data.