Apple Updates: MacOS Sierra + iOS 10.0.1

MacOS Sierra + iOS 10.0.1 Hold Off On Updating to Sierra With each new release of an operating system (OS) we recommended that clients hold off on updating until we feel that Apple had released a more stable version. With the release macOS Sierra we will be taking a look at how this OS works with current applications. If your company is interested in finding out if macOS Sierra will work with your current applications

Apple software update released after discovery of targeted iPhone spyware

Apple Update Released Apple software update released after discovery of targeted iPhone spyware Today Thursday, August 25th Apple release a software security update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. We highly recommend all users to upgrade their devices to protect them from this vulnerability. All users should download the security updates from the Apple App Store and install them as instructed. The latest software updates found in Settings > General > Software Update. The current iOS version is 9.3.5. If

Apple iOS and OS X Security Vulnerability

Just one text can steal your passwords On July 18th Apple released updates to take care of a security vulnerability that could potentially allow a hacker to write a malicious code to gather information from your accounts through a simple image or text file. We highly recommend all users upgrade their Macs, iPhones and iPads to protect from this vulnerability. Those of you on our CirrusPro partner platform need only to log out of your user account

Apple Updates: iOS 9.1 and OS 10.11

Update: iOS 9.1 and OS 10.11 With each new release of an operating system (OS) we recommended that clients hold off on updating until we feel that Apple had released a more stable version. With the release 10.11 we are taking a look at how this OS works with current applications. If your company is interested in finding out if 10.11 will work with your current applications please contact us before moving forward with the update. Over the next

NBC15 Share Your Holidays to eliminate hunger

  2015 marks the 20th year for NBC15 Share Your Holidays to eliminate hunger. Our goal is to raise 3 million meals for families and individuals struggling with hunger. Since its inception in 1996, southwestern Wisconsin’s largest food/fund drive campaign has raised nearly 30 million meals. Spanning six weeks each year, NBC15 Share Your Holidays offers a myriad of fun events and opportunities for corporations, organizations, schools and individuals to raise funds, food and awareness

ALERT – iOS 9 Update Issues

You may have noticed on your iPhone or iPad that an update to iOS 9 is available for download. We’ve received a few questions about whether or not to update. We recommend to all clients that you DO NOT apply this update yet. Every year, Apple updates iOS to a new version, with significant changes in features and performance. The newest iteration, iOS 9, was released on September 16. Unfortunately, with each new release of

example text message2 Jun 2015

Effective Power Bug Plaguing iPhones

A new bug has appeared in the wild! Devices including iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches and Macs, are crashing when they receive a message containing a unique combination of symbols and characters known as the "Effective Power Bug". While no one is spreading this message on a wide-scale, you may receive it as a "prank" from a friend or colleague. This message can be sent via apps like Messages, Twitter, and SnapChat, rendering these services unusable.

ransomware28 May 2015

Don’t Let Ransomware Hold You Hostage

A growing problem in the world wide web is "Ransomware". Ransomware occurs when a pop-up window appears on your screen, featuring an error or warning, along with an urgency to contact "technicians" via a provided phone number.

OfficeUpdate19 May 2015

Latest Office for Mac Update Brings Bug

While updates tend to address fixes and apply security patches, the latest update for Microsoft Office for Mac comes with a crippling problem. After installing the update, labeled "14.5.0",  users on OS X 10.10 Yosemite have reported that the Outlook windows refuse to appear, making them unable to send or receive email.

Java Image18 Mar 2015

Installing Java Update on a Mac?

Beware the now-bundled Ask.com toolbar in Java Update The latest Java update for Macs now come with adware. If you install the update via Java.com you will be prompted to install an Ask.com toolbar, it will also change your default search engine to Ask.com. If you update Java regularly, you can avoid installing this adware by de-selecting the checkbox "Set Ask.com as my browser homepage" as show in the image below: If you have not