Web Security

A New Variant of Crypto-Ransomware Hits the Globe

Posted date: May 15, 2017

Have you heard the news? On Friday, May 12th, a new variant of Crypto-Ransomware (WannaCry) was released worldwide causing major disruptions at hospitals, private and public institutions, and has since garnered major media attention. This attack was ...

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Airplane Wi-Fi Tech Upgrade Brings Sky High Business Opportunities

Posted date: December 10, 2015

  Ever been on a flight and had the urge to snap your device because you cannot get the Wi-Fi to load your page? If you pay extra for Wi-Fi, it should work half-way decently. However, there are many advancements on the horizon. Gogo launches a m ...

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Chat Encryption Services, Apple Sales, and Music Streaming Wars

Posted date: October 6, 2015

Tech Run Down: Apple raised some hype by stating that they were going to be on pace to have a record opening weekend for iPhone 6s sales. However, analyst Gene Munster stated that Apple’s positivity is more about production than demand. Apple r ...

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5 Ways You Can Improve Your Search Engine Rankings

Posted date: September 29, 2015

In an age where most business happens online, not showing up in Google search results can really hurt you. While there’s no real shortcut to showing up consistently on web searches, there are a few quick fixes to get your site to show up on your po ...

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Business Social Media Strategy with Courtney Lane Maki

Posted date: September 21, 2015

Sit down with Courtney Lane Maki of Glow Social Media Courtney Lane Maki is the Founder of Glow Social Media, located in Lansing, MI. She founded Glow after she was laid off from her corporate position. Glow is responsible for implementing business ...

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US Cyber Security with China, & More – Bottom Line IT

Posted date: September 21, 2015

On this edition of Tech Talk: President Obama expected to talk to China’s President Xi regarding cyber security. Obama administration is making an effort to stop China’s cyber hacks with a ‘Great Cyber Wall.’  They say that t ...

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Bottom Line IT: Cyber Security a Bigger Focus

Posted date: May 18, 2015

  Federal Reserve Governor Pushing for Less Restrictive Oversight on Community Banks so that They Can Focus on Core Business and Cyber Security Issues According to Bloomberg, many of the Dodd-Frank law provisions, passed after the 2008 subprime ...

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30% of Babies Learn How to Use Smartphones

Posted date: May 7, 2015

    Mike Maddox and Erik Jacobsen discuss a recent study, which found that one in seven babies under the age of one use smartphones for at least one hour per day, and that almost one quarter of them have made a phone call.  They can’ ...

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Identity Theft – Do They Live/Work Next Door

Posted date: May 6, 2015

Criminals are using sophisticated, consumer-style marketplaces to buy and sell credit card and personal identity information. Last year, security researcher Brian Krebs reported that over 1 million of the credit card numbers stolen from Target in its ...

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Site Security and Efficiency

Posted date: December 12, 2014

Mike and Matt co-host this edition of Bottom Line IT and they are bringing you the latest technology news on the Michigan Business Network. Topics on this week’s show are about site security and efficiency. They include: Amazon Using Robots to ...

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