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2018 Web Design In The News

Five Web Design Trends To Kick Off 2018 A website is still the crown jewel of a company’s online marketing initiative. How many times a day do you say, “Just check our website” or “We want to drive people to the website.” It’s natural because that’s the place where your story is. Your past, your […]

10 Technologies That Are Changing the World

Voice and robot assistants. Gene-splicing technology. Regenerative medicine. The future is an exciting place. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Futurists of the 1950s and ’60s predicted that by the 2000s, flying cars and airborne robots would be a part of our everyday lives. Instead, we live in a world dominated by live streaming, smartphones and social […]

Benefits of Hiring IT Consulting Services

An IT consultant can help transform your business. Consultants are experts that provide guidance to others when an outside perspective is desired.  An outsider often can get a better view of what a company needs as they are not blinded by “the way things have always worked before”.   A fresh perspective is often needed to […]

Good News For Our Friends In The U.P. – Michigan company teams up with Microsoft to bring faster internet to Upper Peninsula

A Michigan company is partnering with Microsoft to get broadband internet access to residents of northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula in the coming years. Using TV white spaces, wi-fi hardware and other technologies, Microsoft recently announced it would work with Iron Mountain-based company Packerland to expand its existing reach – the companies expect to […]

What an IT Consultant does for your business

Information technology plays an essential role in the business plan of an organization by improving productivity, creating opportunities, and refining customer-business interactions. Most businesses make use of internal talents in their company to take charge of installation and management of new technology. Since most professionals have basic IT training, this strategy may prove to be […]

Welcome Cody To Our Web Team!

CPS is excited to introduce our latest web developer to our team. A Warm welcome to Cody Krist! Cody has had a strong interest in computers and programming for many years and plans to continue his schooling in Computer Engineering. Other hobbies he has are soccer and reading.

Origins tell it all: How computer terms came into being

A scientist works on the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC), the first programmable, general-purpose digital computer, built during World War II by the U.S. We use them in our daily lives but most of us have no idea how basic and complex computer terms came up in the first place The origins of most […]

Rapid Ransomware Being Spread Using Fake IRS Malspam

A new variant of Rapid Ransomware is currently being distributed using malspam that pretends to be from the Internal Revenue Service. First detected by Derek Knight, this campaign is a mixup of countries with the IRS being a U.S. entity, the send being a UK email address, and the spam attachment being in German. This […]

6 tips for cleaning your computer’s hard drive

February 12 is National Clean Out Your Computer Day. Follow these tips to keep your system hard drive clutter-free and help maximize free space. National Clean Out Your Computer Day — a day devoted towards decluttering hard drives to keep computer systems as efficient as possible, and reclaiming wasted disk space — is on February […]

What Is a Managed IT Service Provider & Where Do You Find One?

If you’re running a large business and find that it’s growing faster than your “IT department” it may be time to look into consulting a managed IT service provider.  Many large companies consider those few people that come to the rescue when their technology goes down their IT department. This however cannot sustain, nonetheless help […]