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Update Me: Why Patches Are Important

Update Me: Why Patches are Important

Update Me: Why Patches Are Important Patches can be pretty cool – even if you’re talking about the sew-on types that you might find on a jacket or pair of jeans. If you’re running your business and you keep seeing notifications about updating your software and patching up network security issues, then you need to … Read moreUpdate Me: Why Patches Are Important

Look, Listen, Live Stream: Meerkat vs. Periscope

Look, Listen, Live Stream: Meerkat vs. Periscope

The live stream war has begun. It’s a classic example of David vs. Goliath, that is if David were backed by some of the largest VCs and angel investors in Silicon Valley. Now it’s getting hard to tell who’s David and who’s the Goliath. Here’s what you should know: Two companies are going head to head … Read moreLook, Listen, Live Stream: Meerkat vs. Periscope

Cyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

Cyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

One of the latest types of cyberattacks to hit the web is a relatively new phenomenon known as Ransomware. Just recently, a local school district was affected by this new threat demanding the district to potentially pay $125,000. Ransomware is a kind of malware that locks users out of their own files and networks by encrypting them … Read moreCyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

Nerd Hacks: 5 Apps to Improve Your Work Life

Nerd Hacks: 5 Apps to Improve Your Work Life

Attention Nerds! Here at Black Frames we’re debuting a new blog series called Nerd Hacks to round up the best in tech, lifestyle and productivity hacks to make your life and business better. Be sure to let us know in the comments what else you want to see hacked for future articles! Nerd Hacks: 5 … Read moreNerd Hacks: 5 Apps to Improve Your Work Life