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  • The Future is AI

    I’m sure some of you watched Google I/O 2018 that was broadcast recently. I’m sure some of you have seen the video I’m about to post wherein Google AI makes a phone call to a live … more

  • Futuristic Attack Vectors

    We had a really interesting discussion in the office yesterday about trying to understand the future through the lens of today’s technology. 

    A few years ago I would have railed against … more

  • Sometimes you need a guardian angel

    There is a specter haunting your accounts, the specter of phishing. We’ve all seen it. Phishing attempts are becoming more and more prevalent and effective. The various methods are becoming … more

  • Signature changes in Outlook that you didn't make

    I’ve gotten two separate calls from clients today about signature changes in Outlook. Neither had made any global changes to corporate signature rules, and checking the Exchange Online audit … more

  • RVA Tech on Tap

    In honor of the RVATech on Tap event this week at The Circuit barcade on 4/19 at 5pm, we would like to present some fun facts and stories about classic video games. By fun we mean stuff we should& … more

  • Let's Talk About The Worst That Can Happen

    On March 1, 2018, an incredibly powerful nor’easter hit the east coast. The effects of this storm were massive.

    Hurricane force winds were recorded in New England

    Two feet of snow was … more

  • Another Day, Another Hack

    It's a rare day that I'll mention a specific data breach...well, unless it's Equifax, Yahoo, or possibly the PlayStation Network. Ok, so it's not all that rare, but let's toss another one on the fire … more

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Event Date: 9/12/2018 9:00 AM
In May 2018, a European privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), took effect. The GDPR imposes new rules on all companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations …

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Posted: 8/14/2018 10:30 AM
If you’ve done anything with Windows client deployments recently, you’ve probably heard about Microsoft’s Autopilot solution. Introduced in 2017, Autopilot gives you a way to …