How Your Small Business Can Be More Productive with IT

How Your Small Business Can Be More Productive with IT

That antivirus and antimalware app you use? Is it the best one for your business? Every software has features where one may be missing features you need while another has them. You may have a tech challenge for which there’s a solution that can save you time and not even realize it.Every small business — including real estate agents, financial advisors, law offices and [...]

Sync Microsoft Lumia with Outlook

Sync Microsoft Lumia with Outlook

By now, you know that Microsoft bought Nokia’s phone business including all the Lumia phones. The company has started rebranding these phones as Microsoft Lumia. One of the most common questions customers ask about the Windows Phone is: Will Microsoft Lumia sync with Outlook?Out-of-the-box, the Lumia doesn’t sync with Outlook unless you opt to use or Office365. Both services save your personal information [...]

Tech Tools for Financial Advisors

Top 10 Tech Tools for Financial Advisors

Standard financial planning software, Excel spreadsheets, customer relationship management (CRM) and smartphone apps are some of the tools financial advisors depend on. But you may be surprised to know there are other software and hardware products you may not have considered. These could mean the difference of saving a few minutes to a few hours.These 10 productivity-boosting tech tools will help you maximize client [...]

Sync Outlook tasks with Android

Sync Outlook Tasks with Android

Some Androids like the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 come with a task app and some don’t. Users whose Android phones come with a task app discover it won’t sync with Outlook PC. And Outlook power users who don’t have a task app want to find a way how to sync Android with Outlook Tasks.The good news is that it’s possible to sync Outlook Tasks [...]

Sync Motorola Moto X with Outlook

How to Sync Motorola Moto X with Microsoft Outlook

If you’re trying to decide whether to sync Moto X with Outlook or Google calendar and contacts, we’ll discuss both options to help you decide. When you take the Moto X out of the box and sign in your Google account, you’ll be able to automatically sync Google calendar and contacts. However, this stores your sensitive information in the Google cloud.As you know, clouds [...]

Snowpocalypse and Productivity

What to Do During a Blizzard to Be Productive

Our company is located in the Boston area, so we’re in the same boat as everyone affected by the blizzard. Many companies have shut down their doors forcing employees to stay home where they can avoid the dangers of commuting and extreme cold temperatures. Those who have children are most likely finding it hard to get things done as they want to go outside [...]

Sync Outlook contacts with iPhone

Sync Outlook Contacts with iPhone Privately and Reliably

One of the more often asked questions our tech support team hears: How do I sync iPhone with Outlook wirelessly without going through the cloud? People want the convenience of transferring their contacts from computer to phone without using USB cable.However, it typically involves using the cloud. A growing number of people want to avoid storing personal contact information in the cloud. The problem with [...]

Sync Sony-Xperia Z3 with Outlook

Be More Productive: Sync Sony Xperia Z3 with Outlook

One of the best ways to have your computer’s latest calendar and contacts entries with you at all times is to sync Sony Xperia Z3 with Microsoft Outlook. Here’s one big reason why. Last year, Google shut down Google Calendar Sync that left many customers scrambling for a Google calendar sync alternative.Besides that, Google calendar and contacts stored users’ information in the cloud. This [...]

best ways to sync Android with Microsoft outlook

Best Ways to Sync Android with Microsoft Outlook

When you open the box that holds your Android phone, it will not be able to sync Microsoft Outlook with Android. To link Outlook calendar to Android phone to view appointments on your phone requires using third party Outlook sync software or the cloud. Such software can share data between Outlook for PC and your phone to keep them in sync.Considering one in seven [...]

How to sync iPhone with Outlook without iTunes

How to Sync iPhone with Outlook without iTunes

A customer told us about her experience with Wi-Fi sync with her iPhone. Pam was excited at the possibility of being able to sync iPhone wirelessly with iTunes. It was cumbersome to connect her phone to her computer to back it up. The Wi-Fi sync iPhone feature just wouldn’t work.She visited Apple’s support pages and found a troubleshooting article that provided options to resolve [...]

Sync Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with Outlook

How to Sync Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with Outlook

Before showing you how to sync Outlook with Android like the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, we highlight the features that make this phabulous phablet different. You’ll also learn about the most important things you want to know about this new Android phone.Samsung Galaxy Note 4 highlightsSince its release in October 2014 (November 2014 for the U.K. and India), reviewers have been raving about the [...]

New Year Resolutions

4 Popular Resolutions You Can Keep With Your Smartphone

How to use it to reach goals with these tips from AkrutoFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Akruto, Inc. Press ReleaseNewton, Mass. – December 29, 2014 – As the wonderful Hanukkah and Christmas celebrations come to an end, people start looking ahead to the New Year. They think about their plans to ring in the New Year and then make a resolution.According to the U.S. government’s [...]

Sync Android With Outlook

Sync Android with Outlook

Because Google developed the Android operating system, Android phones naturally sync with Google Calendar and Contacts. Google stores this info in the cloud, something many people don’t want to do.Do a search for “sync Android without Google” or “sync Android without Google account” and you’ll notice that people want a way to work around it. Furthermore, Google shut down its calendar Sync, which compelled [...]

Sync iPhone with Outlook wirelessly

Sync iPhone with Outlook Wirelessly

I’ve noticed a vexing trend in online conversations discussing ways to sync iPhone with Outlook wirelessly or sync iPhone with Outlook without iTunes. You can sense people’s frustration with not being able to sync through Wi-Fi or finding a way around iTunes.You can search for “iphone won’t sync to iTunes wirelessly,” “how to sync iphone with Outlook without iTunes” and other variations to see [...]

Eat sync and be merry with help from AkrutoSync

Eat, Sync and Be Merry with Help from AkrutoSync

Sync Outlook Calendar with Android to stay on top of Christmas festivities.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Akruto, Inc. Press ReleaseNewton, Mass. – December 19, 2014 – It’s a wonderful time of the year, but it’s also a hectic one. People have parties, cooking, decorating, shopping, attending services and much more to do. That means a lot of go, go, go. But how do they know [...]

How to Rock Your New iPhone 6 Every Day of Hanukkah

How to Rock Your New iPhone 6 Every Day of Hanukkah

Enjoy eight days of Hanukkah and your new phone with tips from AkrutoFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Akruto, Inc. Press ReleaseNewton, Mass. – December 13, 2014 – Many people plan to get a new iPhone 6 or receive one as a gift during this holiday season. It can be overwhelming especially when this is someone’s first iPhone. You can make it easier by doing just [...]

How to Transfer Your Contacts From Your Old Phone to New Phone

How to transfer contacts from old phone to new

This is a popular time of the year to get a new phone, whether as a gift or surprising a loved one with a shiny new phone. One of the common problems we hear about is the struggle to transfer contacts and calendar from the old phone to the new phone.Some people start from scratch. But why do that when there are fast and [...]

How to Back Up and Sync My New Phone

Got a new phone for a gift, plan to surprise someone with one or treat yourself to an upgrade? You can take steps to set up the new phone and transfer everything to make the transition a smooth one. If you give someone a phone as a gift, you can go the extra mile by providing this information or pointing the way. Sometimes we [...]

Ways to sync iPhone 6 with Outlook

Three Ways to Sync iPhone 6 with Outlook

You may have owned different types of phones, but one thing remains unchanged: you use Outlook to keep track of your life. Most phones don’t sync with Outlook out-of-the-box requiring software to make it work.Furthermore, there have been stories of iPhone contacts disappearing. This usually happens when the owner upgrades the iOS, resets the phone, experiences a random phone restart or does a jailbreak. [...]

Sync Outlook Calendar with Windows Phone

Sync Outlook Calendar with Windows Phone

If you want to synchronize your Outlook Calendar data with your Windows Phone, you can do it automatically, privately and seamlessly with AkrutoSync software for Windows PCs. It also syncs Outlook Contacts, Notes and Tasks as it provides direct, two-way sync with Microsoft Outlook without using the cloud.Windows Phone 8 Sync with OutlookAnd yes, Outlook sync with Windows Phone 8 works. Have a different [...]

Sync iPhone 6 with Outlook

Sync iPhone 6 with Outlook

With the latest and greatest in software and apps, the iPhone6 is designed to be the best of the best. Yet, it’s not always effortless to sync iPhone with Outlook, even with the iPhone 6. Apple forums are full of stories and complaints from many users struggling with how to sync Outlook calendar with iPhone.Search the forums for Outlook iPhone sync. Each forum is [...]

Sync Outlook Calendar with iPhone

How to Sync Outlook Calendar With iPhone

Many people are struggling with how to sync Outlook calendar with iPhone, especially those currently running Outlook 2013. According to several customers’ forum postings, Apple support techs reported that it is impossible to sync Outlook 2013 with iPhone or any other iOS device.According to many forums and my team’s own testing, there’s no easy and consistent way to do iPhone calendar sync using Apple’s [...]

How to Sync Outlook Notes with Android

How to Sync Outlook Notes with Android

One of the more popular questions we get is: "How do I sync Outlook notes with my Android?" It sounds like a simple one, but it isn’t. Many Androids don’t come with a notes app like Microsoft Outlook does.The first part of the equation requires installing a third party app from Google Play. This lets you open and create Outlook notes on your Android. [...]

Moving data off the cloud

Four Ways to Move off the Cloud to Protect Your Privacy

Hacking reports aren’t new. However, events like the hacking of celebrity accounts on iCloud, NSA surveillance and Facebook’s (Finally!) changing the default for new posts from “public” to “friends” have people re-thinking the storing of private and confidential information in the cloud. Believe it or not, the younger generation is concerned about privacy and looking to moving off the cloud.Although Millennials have grown up [...]