The classic Facebook privacy hoax made a comeback recently. While posting some “declaration of privacy” doesn’t do diddly, there are some steps you should take to be relatively safe. If you really want to keep your information private, DON’T join Facebook! In fact, don’t use e-mail either, but that’s another story. Facebook Privacy Settings in detail: […]
Free Windows Themes the Right Way No deep technical jargon in this post, I promise. As you roam around the office, you’ll see the same Windows backgrounds on everybody’s computer. If I had a nickel for every time I saw the scene with the palm trees on the little island… Why not give yourself something […]
Merry Christmas to our friends and clients!
iPhone Tips The web is full of this kind of stuff, but this article had some really useful things in it. Two of my favorites: When typing, at the end of a sentence, just hit space twice. It will automatically put in a period, a space and turn caps on for the next sentence. In […]
MBSWI.com Getting Busy on Social Media We’ll be happy to engage with you on these Social Platforms: Google+: https://plus.google.com/+Mbswi/posts Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mullarky-Business-Systems/214459388574037 Twitter: https://twitter.com/MullarkyBiz LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/mullarky-business-systems-llc We’re adding more, too, though we’re at the social sites above most often. Please contact us with suggestions, questions or requests for computer network service anytime!
For our clients in Southeast Wisconsin, here’s a quick tip to add holidays to your Outlook calendar: In Outlook, click File -> Options -> Calendar. Under the “Calendar options” heading, you’ll see a button to add holidays. Click it, choose your country and click OK. We welcome your suggestions for other “how-tos” to add to our blog! […]
I’m a pretty patient guy. For all of last year, I waited for Sprint to announce when Milwaukee would be getting 4G service. After all, I have a 4G phone I bought from them a couple years ago. Milwaukee doesn’t even SHOW UP on Sprint’s LTE schedule. Not a good sign. I don’t understand how […]
Annual Technology Review Technology review time! January is an excellent time to think about the advances in technology that you’ve made over the past year and what you want to accomplish in the coming year. Start by thinking about the changes you’ve made in 2012 and what the benefits are. When you take stock, you’ll find […]
10,000 Most-Used Passwords Simple passwords are a bad idea. It’s one thing if you have a simple password to log onto your computer at home (still not a good idea). It’s quite a different thing to have a simple password to get into your e-mail… or your Amazon account… or your bank!! There are two […]
In my last post, I urged Android users (all phone users, really) to go hands-free in their vehicles. In this post, I’ll give you some Android voice commands to use with your Android (Google-type) phone. These are from Google’s Android site. To use these commands, you need to use the “Voice Search” app. Be careful […]