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Looking for Free Public WiFi in Southern Alberta? Check Out Our Alberta SouthWest Project!

Mar 14, 2013
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Our Southern Alberta Nerds have been working on a project with Alberta SouthWest. We are now in the process of adding 16 more Meraki radios for new area deployments in South West Alberta.

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MxToolBox Gives Our Mail a Score of 100%

MxToolBox is a trusted monitor and analyser of mail systems around the world.  We were humbled today to get another reminder from the MxToolBox team letting us know that our shared email system is still rated at 100% by their team.  Our team works very hard to keep our server reputation as high as possible, […]

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Increased WordPress Security for our Business Hosting Clients

Our team is constantly searching out new ways to help increase the security of our client’s websites on our Business hosting platform, and today we have rolled out a new security feature.  The majority of our clients host WordPress sites with us, and we also love WordPress sites!  However, it is very important to ensure […]

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Share your iPad or iPhone screen to your TV

Most of us have little screens and big (or bigger) screens. We may have great pictures and videos to share in a business meeting or at home, but showing a group of people some pictures on your little smartphone screen doesn’t have nearly the impact it could have! This is where Airplay comes in handy! […]

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How to Enable NetFlix on your Sony Bravia TV

Mar 1, 2013
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netflix_kevinI was recently on-site doing a System Cleanup for a client. He asked if I could have a look at his “smart” TV and get NetFlix working on it. I was able to do it, but it was a time consuming and tedious process.

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Should I Install a Cache Plugin for WordPress?

The speed of your website is extremely important to keep clients on your site and coming back to your site.  Caching performs a valuable service in speeding up your website, by caching regularly used objects (such as photos) in order to load them as quickly as possible.  Thus, you may consider installing a caching plugin […]

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Our First Dinner With the Nerds Was a Big Success!

Our Port Huron, Michigan Nerds held the first Dinner With the Nerds, and we can confidently say it was a big success! Despite a winter storm that lowered attendance, over 20 local business owners made it!

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Do I Still Need FTP For My Website?

FTP is a very old protocol, which stands for File Transfer Protocol.  In the past, it was frequently used by web developers to upload websites and make changes to those websites.  Today’s modern websites have a CMS (Content Management System) built into them (think of WordPress, Joomla or Drupal, to name just a few).  This […]

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Backing up Financial and Medical Data in Canada

If your business is in the financial or medical fields, you may be regulated by federal and/or provincial laws that cover where you store data.  Specifically, many business operate under a requirement that their data does not leave Canada.  This may present a challenge when looking for a good off-site backup solution for your critical […]

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How to update your WordPress Theme and help make it Secure

Once a website has been developed, you have two options. You can maintain it yourself which requires weekly/monthly reviews to ensure all WordPress (CMS), Plug-ins, and Themes are up-to-date You can purchase our NerdCare, have our team monitor the site and give you the peace of mind that everything is up-to-date and secured. If not […]

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