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Outlook.com Cloud not working since MS Outage on March 21st

It turns out that after the recent authentication outage, thousands of Outlook.com users are experiencing trouble with syncing their emails on any connected devices. Whether it's time to move away from using the Cloud?The outage took place at around 10 am PDT on March 21st, but many people still experience problems with connecting to their cloud accounts. The new Microsoft authentication issue prevents users [...]

Samsung Galaxy S8

Sync Galaxy S8 with Outlook Without the Cloud

The new S8 is the latest flagship device from Samsung that comes with brand new features and cutting-edge hardware. The worst problem Outlook users have with this device is the inability of Galaxy S8 to sync with Outlook without freezes and duplicated data when using a native Samsung software.Most users of Galaxy devices upgrade to newer models because they want to have the best [...]

DDoS Attack

Are DDoS attacks getting stronger?

A distributed denial of service, otherwise known as DDoS, is a malware attack directed at online services aiming to overwhelm them with traffic from multiple sources, and make them unavailable to legitimate users. From 2013 to 2015 the size of the attacks increased by an average of 30% per year. And in 2016 the attacks reached a new level in terms of size, complexity, [...]

Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa Now Works With Outlook

Amazon Alexa was initially created as a voice platform to let users order items from Amazon.com through the Internet-connected Echo device. Now it seems as if Amazon planned a much greater future for Alexa. As time goes on and technology evolves, this amazing virtual assistant is getting smarter and smarter adding new skills and features to its bag of tricks.Since its inception, Alexa has [...]

Cyber Attacks In The UK

Cyber Attacks in the UK – England and Wales Are At Risk

A huge wave of cybercrime has stormed England and Wales, putting businesses and laypeople at risk. As reported by the Office for National Statistics, there were over five million cases of hacker attacks registered in just one year across the victimized countries.Considering the 8% rise in cyber criminality, protecting private data from attackers, especially when it comes to businesses, becomes problematic. Radware, one of [...]

WhatsApp

WhatsApp Security Backdoor Puts User Privacy at Risk

The latest security update drew a lot of attention when the news proclaiming WhatsApp security unreliable, broke on the Internet.WhatsApp Security Concerns WhatsApp data security has always been a question for all who care about their data privacy. Because of the WhatsApp’s popularity, its security protocols were on hackers’ top-target list for years. The WhatsApp security and privacy terms were static, but it appears Facebook [...]

LG G6

Sync LG G6 with Outlook without the Cloud

The LG G6 is one of the first devices in 2017’s lineup, and has proven itself as a highly anticipated model among LG fans. Syncing LG G6 with Outlook should be easy, but it’s not—especially when you don’t want to store your data in Google or in any other Cloud. Most big brands push their users to adopt the Cloud without giving proper attention [...]

Wi-Fi Security Tips

20 Public Wi-Fi Security Tips for Travelers

How safe it is to connect your smartphone to public Wi-Fi or PC? With the increasing use of smartphones, we all know the amount of personal data that can be stored in this very small device—business contacts, important notes, credit card information or even some sensitive personal data related to your location. The constant race for adding new smartphone features often leads to unanswered security questions.Any [...]

Smartphones of 2017

Should You Buy a New Smartphone Today or Wait for 2017’s Devices?

It may seem that technology progress has already reached its apogee with modern-day smartphones equipped with almost every modern convenience–functionality that we couldn’t even imagine ten years ago! The high-res screen and super-fast processor, incredible image definition and brightness, express charging–that’s what convinced people to buy smartphones in 2016.We saw a lot of amazing smartphones in 2016 and most of them, really worth buying. [...]

Yahoo data breach

Yahoo’s Second Data Breach

After one of the biggest cybersecurity breaches in history, it is reported that Yahoo hack is even worse than originally believed. According to the estimates, nearly 1 billion Yahoo accounts were breached, compared to last year’s 500 million breached accounts report.What hackers can do with your Yahoo credentials Hackers who stole the information from Yahoo servers now have your name, password, answers to your security [...]

Gooligan

What is Gooligan and How to Identify if Your Smartphone Is Infected

A recently reported malware continues to breach 13k new Android devices each day; the malware known as Gooligan that specializes in hacking smartphones running old Android versions. Gooligan spreads itself by sending text messages with a link to infected apps hosted on 3rd party app stores that can look like a message from someone you know encouraging you to try a “new and amazing” [...]

Outlook.com Issue

Thousands Lose Access To Their Data During Recent Outlook.com Issue

Outlook.com is a web-based service from Microsoft that enables webmail, contacts, calendar and tasks management. Outlook’s popularity grows with each passing year, while at the same time the frequency and scale of problems grow equally. In the latest incident, millions of Outlook.com users were left face to face with an issue preventing them from accessing their emails and other data.What happened? Beginning Thursday, Nov 17th [...]

iPhone Exchange sycning

12 Fixes to Make iPhone Sync With Exchange Server

Exchange server is what many business owners use to sync Outlook calendar and contacts with their smartphones. Exchange server works like a connection point between your PC and smartphone. Thanks to Exchange ActiveSync technology added since Microsoft Exchange server 2003, all synced devices can exchange data in a manner that prevents deleting, duplicating or corrupting data. You can use this technology with any version [...]

Acer devices

Sync Acer devices with Outlook

How to make Acer devices sync with Outlook Most Outlook users tend to keep their sensitive Outlook data synced with their mobile devices. However, most Android devices lack a seamless way to sync with Outlook data. The native software cannot sync Outlook, or does it with lots of issues; Acer smartphones are not an exception. To sync Acer with Outlook, smartphone owners have only a [...]

iTunes interface

iTunes Alternatives for Syncing With Outlook

With each new released device, Apple is increasing iPhone’s functionality by adding new exciting OS features and hardware capable of providing alternatives for doing even more challenging tasks. For most of the software we used to have installed on our PCs, we now have alternatives that work on our smartphones. However, things are complicated when it comes to your productivity apps and software, where [...]

Cyber Security for SMBs

How SMBs can secure their data?

With each passing year, we witness how the importance of cyber security grows not just for Fortune 500 companies, but for SMBs and individuals. The latest survey performed by Insureon where Akruto Inc. founder, George Tatar, was featured as one of contributors, reveals shocking data: one in five small-business owners does not use any antivirus software and two in three business owners update their [...]

BlackBerry Mercury

Sync BlackBerry Mercury with Outlook in a Few Clicks

This year has been exciting for BlackBerry as the company finalizes plans to release a trio of new devices. The three new models will reach the market in 2016, and BlackBerry Mercury is one them. This means BlackBerry fans can now switch to another device within the BlackBerry family.Apart from its easy functionality, pocket-friendly price, and sophisticated design, BlackBerry Mercury will provide its owners [...]

BlackBerry Argon

Sync BlackBerry Argon with Outlook in 5 Minutes

True fans of BlackBerry devices can now enjoy a new innovative release from their favorite brand. This autumn BlackBerry introduces the BlackBerry Argon, a fresh model from their budget-oriented lineup. One of the main features of the smartphone is its similarity to predecessor BlackBerry PRIV, which has established itself as a high-end product. The other great news is the new BlackBerry Argon can be [...]

Blackberry Neon

Sync Your BlackBerry Neon with Outlook – Detailed Guide

The innovative BlackBerry Neon, featuring exceptional functionality at an accessible price, gives consumers a lot to look forward to! Although the official sale of the smartphone is scheduled for spring 2017, the actual release of the device is planned for Q4 2016. If you are reading this, then you are probably searching for the best way to sync your new BlackBerry Neon with Outlook. [...]

Google Pixel

Sync Outlook with Google/Pixel XL (Nexus Marlin/Sailfish)

This fall Google released a new Nexus smartphone, traditionally used as a launch device for its once-a-year Android update. This year was not an exception for the Nexus lineup with an innovative Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL (aka Nexus Marlin and Nexus Sailfish), giving many fans of the true “Android experience” a chance to try a new Google phone. So if you are [...]

Yahoo is hacked – what does it mean for each of us?

The recently announced 500 million Yahoo accounts hack is the biggest data breach yet seen. This incident led to compromising email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth and answers to security questions, which is more than enough for an identity theft or compromising accounts on other online services.Yahoo said in a statement: "Online intrusions and thefts by state-sponsored actors have become increasingly common across [...]

with iPhone 7

How to Sync iPhone 7 With Outlook Within 3 Minutes

Apple is expected to reveal the next iteration of its ever-popular iPhone (iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus), along with new iOS 10, in early September − just in time for back-to-school and to end the year on a high. If you're planning to upgrade, you will definitely want to know how to synchronize your contacts, calendar, tasks, and notes between Outlook running on your [...]

Evernote

Evernote Alternative – Which App Is Best For Managing Notes?

Evernote is no longer free if you want to sync your notes with more than two devices. Beginning in late June, Evernote has limited its users to sync notes with only up to two devices with the free plan. Their pricing policy has changed as well. Right now Plus and Premium plans cost $4 and $8 per month, respectively, compared to the $3 and [...]

iPhone contacts

Resolving Issues When iPhone Contacts Are Not Syncing with Outlook Contacts

As with any technology, issues often arise that make it difficult to use your devices. One of the most common frustrations people encounter is when iPhone contacts are not syncing with Outlook.Syncing with iCloud is not always reliable; sometimes contacts (calendar events, or other content) doesn’t sync due to tech issues with iCloud PC software. Similarly, Apple’s cloud services recently had a meltdown during [...]

iPhone calendar

How to Resolve Issues When iPhone Calendar is Not Syncing With Outlook

Because you can’t carry your computer with you wherever you go, you probably want to synchronize Outlook with your iPhone calendar. There are several ways to sync your iPhone Calendar to Microsoft Outlook, including routing calendar entries through another service, like iTunes or iCloud.Many people feel using iTunes is too tedious, can be complicated and take a lot of time. You must correctly configure [...]