What Causes Online Gaming Lag?

Slow performance, chunky graphics, and all around poor game quality can ruin any gamer's evening. The technical aspects may be different, but if you're just sick of your game running like crap, you need to attack the biggest problem categories first. Here's a few lag details, along with big fixes for big problems to make sure you're ready for the next war, raid, battleground, puzzle, or just a relaxing night in your online world of choice. [Read More]

Having Problems With Your MAC? What to Do

If your MAC computer is showing signs of having a virus or other complications, you'll want to talk with a computer repair professional right away. The price you pay for a MAC is higher than a regular PC, but that is because you are getting a great high quality machine. Making sure it runs efficiently and properly is part of protecting your investment. Here are some of the things that you want to consider when you are getting the machine repaired, and to protect it from future problems. [Read More]

Getting Technical Support Without Calling Random Techs

For technical support, residential customers are often stuck between the consolidated tech support services from retail chains or contacting a neighborhood tech. Businesses -- especially small businesses -- lose a lot of money if they aren't able to secure a dedicated tech team, but depending on the level of technical assistance needed, you may not need to hire a full-time technical support team. Here are a few targeted Information Technology (IT) help desk service options to help you get a good fit for your company's tech needs. [Read More]

Bringing A Fully-Equipped IT Department To Small Businesses

Is your business feeling the growing pains of expansion? Small businesses are in that challenging spot of being too big for residential, home, or hobby services, but too small to justify major enterprise equipment. If the idea of hiring a whole Information Technology staff and buying big, expensive servers sounds like a painful, but necessary sacrifice...well, stop what you're doing before someone gets hurt. It's not necessary, and a few computer system scaling tips can help you figure out what you actually need for a business that isn't quite enterprise-level yet. [Read More]