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Keep your business yours – when using Public Wi-Fi

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Five Tips to keep your business yours when using Public Wi-Fi

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Is Your Workplace Protected from Cyber Espionage?

Did you know: Canada had 35 organizations with 82 computers hit by cyber espionage since August 2011, the second most attacks out of 10 countries

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Scary Spyware Warning and How to Protect Yourself

One of the worst trends in technology is all the fear of hacking and viruses that we constantly hear about. It takes one dad email link to crash your entire office’s network. That mysterious overseas call offering tech support and asking you to go near your computer while experts on the other end hack wirelessly is a recent one we have seen popping up all over North America.

Or the worst of them all – hackers looking for access to your hard earned money and banking information. It doesn’t seem fair and often happens to the best of us.

We here at the Matrix Group specialize in keeping offices safe from the latest and most aggresive kinds of viruses. Preventative measures are crucial and our services allow us to remotely monitor your computers, network and tech devices and often we can fix the problem without wasting your valuable time.

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Can Your Car Get Sick with a Computer Virus?

With all this bluetooth, wireless, keyless, self parallel parking and gas reducing technology – ever wonder if your tech’d ride is more like a computer?

Remember Knight Rider the car he used to be able to talk to? There is technology out there were drivers are able to give voice instructions to their cars.

But with all these computer like customs, apps and capabilities – ever wonder if a virus could shut you down….in the middle of an intersection?

We went on the hunt to find out and spotted this great read:

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