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Difference between Anti-Virus and Anti-Malware

Unprotected computer systems can fall victim to unwanted or malicious viruses or malware which is why you often hear that you should protect your computer with anti-virus or anti-malware software to ensure your private data and computer are safe. The real question is what is the difference between viruses and malware and what do you…
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It’s Almost 2019! It’s Time to Think about Your IT Infrastructure

A high quality, well organized and well planned IT infrastructure is ideal for business. Not only does it reduce costs, but also improves employee management and customer satisfaction. Moreover, it increases productivity and revenue. Each year, we see new hardware and software enter the market that can potentially alter the way we do business. Although…
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Give the Gift of Geeks: Our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are upon us! At Geeks on Site, we want your holiday gift giving to be a success. From the best new computers and laptops to software, training, installation support, and more, Geeks on Site has the best holiday gift guide for everyone on your shopping list. Whether your gift recipients are tech savvy…
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Tales from Remote Tech Support: Top Questions We Receive Daily

Working in remote tech support can be a fun and challenging job. We get to meet new people, solve problems and we often find ourselves learning something new as well. Over the years, there are a few questions that seem to pop up fairly regularly from both novice computer users and experts. Here are some…
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How Does a Computer Work?

A computer is a machine composed of hardware and software components. A computer receives data through an input unit based on the instructions it is given and after it processes the data, it sends it back through an output device. How does this come together to make the computer work? The input devices of a…
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Computer Tutor: Why In-Home Computer Training Might be Right for You

Most people become nervous at the thought of learning in a group setting, especially if the topic is unfamiliar. Often, group learning means varying levels of knowledge and learning styles that the teacher will have to consider. Furthermore, the teacher may not have time to focus on each student in order to make sure they…
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The Best Home Office Setup for Success

A home office has a lot of advantages for modern workers - no commute to the office, better work/life balance, and flexibility in your schedule. A traditional office is designed to promote productivity for workers and to ensure that everything that is needed for optimal performance is available. Working from home should not mean that…
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