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New iPhone Confirmed for Mid-September Release

Following Apple’s pattern on releasing new product in the fall, three new phones are indeed scheduled to become available to the public in mid-September. All three phones, possibly called iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, and iPhone 7s Plus, are set to debut on the same day. The iPhone 8 is expected to offer depth-sensing technology, a […]

Microsoft Rolls Out Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft recently made the Windows 10 Creators Update available to all devices using Windows 10. The update is the first in a shift to regular semi-annual releases—moving forward the company will be only releasing upgrades in March and September to simplify deployment cycles. The update was designed to further empower creatives. Features include: • Timeline: […]

U.S. Lifts Laptop Travel Restrictions

Late last week, the United States Department for Homeland Security lifted its restrictions on carrying personal electronics larger than a smartphone in the cabin of planes traveling from certain airports to the U.S. The restrictions effected aircraft from 10 airports in the Middle East and North Africa. Travelers are now again allowed to carry on […]

New Drone Regulations for Registered Flyers

For the past few years, the FAA has required owners of drones to register their Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) with the federal government. The process required information provided online and a $5 charge. Now, a new ruling has overturned the regulation for hobbyists and drones that are less than 55 pounds and flown within community […]

Google Opens Instant App to All Developers

Google I/O, the company’s annual developer conference, took place last week and included a number of important announcements about virtual reality, Home, Assistant, and more. One new capability could impact how you approach your business’s app. The tools to build Android Instant Apps are now available for all developers. Instant Apps deploy a lightweight version […]

WannaCry Malware Attack Still a Threat

Since Friday, a malware attack called WannaCry has been wreaking havoc on major computer networks all over the world. It presents itself as a pop-up window that informs the user that their files are encrypted unless they pay a ransom. As of Sunday, this attack has impacted more than 100,000 organizations according to Europol. It […]

Microsoft Announces Surface Laptop

Clocking in at just 2.76 pounds with a 13.5” display, the new Surface Laptop from Microsoft is clearly designed with portability in mind. The new device is being called Microsoft’s answer to the Macbook Air, but this true laptop boasts many interesting features of its own. Design The first thing you notice about the Surface […]