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Entries from October 2013

ESET and SBS Part 4

October 29th, 2013 · No Comments

This article got lost in the works, however I feel the information is still relevant and wanted to pass it along. 3/24/2011 This will hopefully be the final segment in this article series. Parts 1 to 3 tell the story of woe and despair with conflicts and issues arising between or with Windows Small Business […]

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Tags: Security · Soap Box

An open letter to CheaperThanDirt.com

October 22nd, 2013 · 2 Comments

As a micro-business I am all for making a profit, however there are times when a business takes advantage of customers and that is not right. During the attacks of 9/11, in our area, several gas stations jacked the price of gas up. The Missouri Attorney General took action and the prices were reduced and […]

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Tags: Gun stuff reviews · Soap Box

Evault.com an online backup company not worth using

October 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Evault is a Seagate company according to their website. Since I prefer Seagate hard drives, that gave them a big advantage in my search for a replacement of Mozy’s cloud backup services. Let me point straight out, I have no problems with Mozy’s services or backup and retrieval program. I was only looking because I […]

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Tags: Backing up · Purchasing

the Electronic Fund Transfers Act

October 2nd, 2013 · No Comments

This would be considered a totally off topic however, it has affected my customers in the past. Recently I wrote my State Senator Jay Wasson about this. I want to thank Senator Wasson for actually following through on this. Many times I have mailed, emailed and called my different State and Federal Representatives, Senators and […]

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Tags: Soap Box