+27 (0)11 513 4257 sales@theitadvantage.co.za

TECHNOLOGY TIPS

There’s no doubt that technology has vastly improved the productivity and efficiency of today’s workers. But every once in a while, we all need a reminder that technology allows us to work faster and smarter, not necessarily harder and with more obstacles.

Surviving COVID-19 with the Help of Technology

Surviving COVID-19 with the Help of Technology

It’s in our very nature as humans to engage with one another. Any major disruption to our social fabric has meaningful and adverse effects on our general sense of wellbeing. Which is why the overwhelming impact of COVID-19 is a topic of discussion on nearly every...

COVID-19’s Impact on Tech Spending This Year

COVID-19’s Impact on Tech Spending This Year

The human tragedy the COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted on the world is incalculable and continues to grow. Every human life is priceless and deserves the care needed to sustain it. COVID-19 is also impacting entire industries, causing them to randomly gyrate in...

13 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR WORKING REMOTELY AND LOVING IT

13 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR WORKING REMOTELY AND LOVING IT

Working remotely sounds like a dream come true for a lot of people. No office politics, working in your PJs, taking an afternoon break for a yoga class, or even working on vacation. Perfect, right? The truth is that remote work is pretty perfect (at least as far as...

How to Reduce Remote Work Security Risks

How to Reduce Remote Work Security Risks

The sudden and significant transition to remote work is an opportunity to remind the workforce of important security best practices No matter where employees work, IT security is critical. Yet maintaining and protecting a remote workforce — especially on a large scale...

Do You Shut Down Your PC at Night?

Do You Shut Down Your PC at Night?

Everyone seems to have different thoughts on a daily shutdown of their PC. Whether it’s for reasons of not wanting to waste electricity or not wanting to harm the computer components, different people have different habits. Do you shut down your PC at night? Some...

17 Windows 10-Specific Keyboard Shortcuts

17 Windows 10-Specific Keyboard Shortcuts

Even though a mouse makes things easier to navigate and interact, I personally like to do things with the keyboard as much as possible. Why? So that I can be much faster and avoid moving my hand constantly to use the mouse. If you are a keyboard user like me, then you...

How Does Google Know Where Your WiFi Router Is?

How Does Google Know Where Your WiFi Router Is?

Just when you thought that your location on this planet wasn’t so painstakingly obvious to every single company you come into contact with online, you go on Google Maps and find that somehow Google knows exactly where your house is and points its location out with a...