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Facebook Becoming More Transparent about Privacy

Facebook is the largest social network in the world, but the company has been pretty shady when it comes to how they collect data from its users. But that’s all looking to change as Facebook announced they are updating their data policy, making it shorter, easier and clearer to understand. Included in this data policy […]

Facebook Becoming More Transparent about Privacy

Microsoft Office Software just joined the “Freemium” Market of Apps

Microsoft Office Software just joined the “Freemium” Market of Apps

The best apps for your phone or tablet are always the free ones. Being charged for an app that you know should be free definitely makes you not want to use that specific app developer. Microsoft used to charge mobile device users $6.99 a month to use the Office 365 app, which probably didn’t appeal […]


Malware Attack is Spreading

Personal information and credit card hackers have done it again. If you and your company weren’t familiar with the “Backoff” malware situation, you might want to get educated now. “Backoff” malware is a type of point-of-sale (POS) malware infection that is designed to steal online banking credentials undetected. The malware searches for leftover credit card […]

Malware Attack is Spreading

Google Chrome + Android = ?

Google Chrome + Android = ?

Google has set into motion a game changing move in the world of the Operating System (OS). In a way to let the powers of Google Chrome OS and Android mobile-OS combine, Hiroshi Lockheimer will now be overseeing the engineering teams for both. Lockheimer will not have a hand in the Chrome browser, Chromebook or […]


IBM Makes Changes, Looks to Reinvigorate Company

IBM has just announced that it has sold its semiconductor business to GlobalFoundries for $1.5Bill. GlobalFoundries was created in 2008, through a partnership with Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC) and AMD. Though the microelectronics manufacturing is not a huge slice of the overall IBM pie, it is directly involved in its semiconductor research with its […]

IBM Makes Changes, Looks to Reinvigorate Company

Happy Birthday Craig and Happy Anniversary Ryan!

Today is Craig Campbell’s birthday. He is one of our newer System’s Admins and moved up the ranks from our NOC recently. Happy Birthday Craig! Ryan Gnann has officially been with us for 8 years today. Ryan came to CyberTrails in 2006 and is one of our best Engineers. If you have a question, Ryan […]