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Urgent Chrome Update

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On Friday, Google pushed out an emergency security patch to its Chrome browser to address a security flaw.Tracked as CVE-2021-37973, this vulnerability enables a page to show another page as an inset and "perform a seamless transition to a new state, where the formerly-inset page becomes the top-level document."How do I update C...
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Just Look Away: 20-20-20

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We all spend countless hours every day staring at our computer and smartphone screens.  This prolonged exposure however is causing digital eye strain, headaches, macular degeneration, and even blindness due to the blue light. One of the easiest ways to help prevent this strain is to rest your eyes from time to time.  Unfortunately as we a...
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Computer tricks to save you time

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Most people in today's day and age know the basics when it comes to how to use a computer.  Turning it on, no problem.  Getting online, easy enough.  Checking email or surfing the web, no trouble there.  Typing up a document, you know the basics, but this article has a couple shortcuts, aka tricks that might help you save s...
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Start Thinking About Fall and Winter Selling Now

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Plan ahead and take some of the stress out of the holidays The end of summer is nearly here, and soon it will be fall, then winter. And while you may be wondering how 2021 is already two-thirds over, you'll also likely want to spend some time figuring out your plans for the holiday season. As a business owner, there is one thing you should sta...
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Type with your voice in Windows 10

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More and more people use voice to text to send text messages, but have you ever tried using voice to type on your computer?  If you have Windows 10, you're in luck as the operating system has built-in speech recognition and dictation features.  The voice to type feature is accessible with the keyboard shortcut Windows+h, bu...
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Windows 10 update breaks useful feature

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The Alt+Tab feature in Windows is a pretty useful feature that once users learn about it, they can't function without it.  Unfortunately, as Windows Latest reports, after installing the July 2021 preview (KB5004296) and the August 2021 update (KB5005033) the feature has stopped working for many users. What does the Alt-Tab ...
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Why should I transfer my website, domain or hosting to MyBizNow?

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There are so many reasons to transfer your website, domain or hosting to MyBizNow.  One of the top reasons is for our customer support.  No more automated dialers, AI responses or days of waiting for an email response.  Our customers can call, text, email or message us through social media and we guarantee that you will always receiv...
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Make your next Zoom call much more entertaining

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Getting tired of the same old Zoom calls? Wondering how you can make your next Zoom call a bit more interesting? Give this hack a try! Turn yourself into a cartoon character with the Snap Camera app. The app can be used on both a Mac and PC and it's super easy to setup.First download and install the Snap Camera app here (Be sure you running Windows...
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Apple releases urgent security update

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Less than one week after Apple released iOS 14.7, iPadOS 14.7 and macOS Big Sur 11.5, Apple pushed out an urgent security update to address a flaw that may have been actively exploited. This is Apple's thirteenth vulnerability since the beginning of 2021.As often the case, details about the flaw have not been disclosed but Apple credits an anonymou...
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Windows 11 is on its way

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Microsoft is promoting the new Windows 11 as a "new Windows experience, bringing you closer to the people and things you love."  Claiming to "provide a calm and creative space where you can pursue your passions through a fresh experience. From a rejuvenated Start menu to new ways to connect to your favorite people, news, games, and conten...
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Getting Started With Your New DIY Website

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The MyBizNow DIY website builder is so easy to use, your site will be up and ready to show off in no time! To get started, go to https://mybiznowsitebuilder.com and click CREATE A NEW WEBSITE.   Here you'll find a collection of templates, broken down into categories for you based on what type of business you have. If you're a ph...
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Connecting an Existing Domain to your new website

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So you've built your new website with the MyBizNow DIY website builder and now you want to connect your domain name to it.  We've listed the necessary steps below.  Please feel free to reach out with any questions you may have. To connect an existing domain:Hover over PUBLISH (right hand corner of the editor page)Click 'connect an existin...
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DIY Website

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So you want to start a business and you know you need a website.  But where do you start?  Should you hire a web designer/developer? Should you build it yourself?  Feel like you have no idea where to start?  Then keep reading, because this article is for you.   As a web development company, we would love to build you a...
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I got hacked!

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That is a phone call that I receive quite often. A customer calls in frantic that their computer was just hacked and they don't know what to do. So what does being "hacked" mean?By definition hacking is the unauthorized access to or control over your computer for some illicit purpose.The most important part of this definition is the "unauthori...
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Need More Space?

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Our library of photos, videos, music, and documents are always expanding. An easy way to add additional storage is to pick up an external hard drive like the hard drive found here (currently for $63.99 on Amazon).

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How to Clear Cookies

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Every website you visit has a treat for you – cookies. Real-life cookies are delicious, but online "cookies" serve quite a different purpose. Some improve your browsing experience, like those on this website, but others are eager to invade your privacy. Let's find out how to delete cookies and manage those that are of no good use to us.So what exac...
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On Friday, Google pushed out an emergency security patch to its Chrome browser to address a security flaw.Tracked as CVE-2021-37973, th...
We all spend countless hours every day staring at our computer and smartphone screens.  This prolonged exposure however is causing digital eye st...
Most people in today's day and age know the basics when it comes to how to use a computer.  Turning it on, no problem.  Getting online, easy...
Plan ahead and take some of the stress out of the holidays The end of summer is nearly here, and soon it will be fall, then winter. And while you...
More and more people use voice to text to send text messages, but have you ever tried using voice to type on your computer?  If you have Windows ...
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