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  • Office 365 Saskatoon

    New Microsoft Office, New HP Technologies, Profitizing Your Website and Testing for Success

    Small Business Technology News – Highlights from around the globe At Computer Troubleshooters, we’ve once again braved the information-overload of the internet to find current trends, important alerts or general hints and tips from other sources. Here’s the best technology information of the month, relevant to small businesses. Enjoy the articles in bite-sized pieces and […]

  • microsoft-surface-tablet

    Introducing the Microsoft Surface Tablet

    Microsoft hates to miss out on a viable market.  It is this drive that led to the development of Microsoft Office as a rival to the market share leading Lotus 123 and WordPerfect products. Recently, Microsoft stepped into the tablet arena with software features in Windows 7 (and now Windows 8 ) that take advantage […]

  • saskatoon computer help

    Unplugging Yourself from a Connected World

    Today’s tablets and smartphones allow you to take your work anywhere and everywhere, including your daily commute or to the weekend sports field sidelines.  This ability to be permanently connected to the rest of the world has led to an “always available” mentality. How often do you stop something to check a message on your […]

  • saskatoon storm

    Severe weather and disaster recovery

    Severe thunderstorms knocked out power to 1.2 million homes in the U.S. recently. Wildfires ravaged more than 2 million acres in the Rockies. Two-thirds of the country is in drought conditions, and flooding is expected to get worse as the time between rainstorms lengthen and, in turn, grow more intense. Netflix, Instagram, and Pinterest were […]

  • tablets saskatoon

    Technology Small Bytes – Tablets, Office Productivity, and Email Marketing

    Small Business Technology News – Highlights from around the globe At Complete Technologies, we’ve once again braved the information-overload of the internet to find current trends, important alerts or general hints and tips from other sources. Here’s the best technology information of the month, relevant to small businesses. Enjoy the articles in bite-sized pieces and […]

  • computers saskatoon

    Your Computer – Virtually

    Once upon a time, large corporations began moving away from mainframe-based systems and started using servers and PCs instead. As technology improved and became more affordable, small and mid-sized businesses invested in servers. Today, even the smallest business has one computer that’s considered ‘mission critical,’ and would negatively impact the business if it failed. One […]

  • Mac virus

    Technology Small Bytes – Mac Botnet, Top-Level Domains, WikiLeaks, and Pinterest

    Small Business Technology News – Highlights from around the globe At Complete Technologies, we’ve once again braved the information-overload of the internet to find current trends, important alerts or general hints and tips from other sources. Here’s the best technology information of the month, relevant to small businesses. Enjoy the articles in bite-sized pieces and […]

  • manages services saskatoon

    Essential Tips for Internet Access when Traveling Overseas

    With today’s smart devices, we take internet connectivity for granted. Now that we’ve untethered ourselves from large, immobile computers, we’re used to accessing websites, social media and emails no matter where we are. So how is “mobile computing” impacted if we travel? Can we expect the same connectivity overseas that we have at home? This […]

  • andrey olinov

    The StarPhoenix: Olinov turns IT franchise into success story

    It has been an eventful couple of years for Andrey Olinov. The budding entrepreneur’s latest adventure is opening up his own IT business, Computer Troubleshooters. Computer Troubleshooters is a franchise originating from Australia. They have 34 locations in Canada, but this is the first for Saskatchewan. Olinov offers a full range of IT services, – […]

  • ipad saskatoon

    Technology Small Bytes – The new iPad, Windows 8, Tech Blunders and more!

    Small Business Technology News – Highlights from around the globe At Complete Technologies, we’ve once again braved the information-overload of the internet to find current trends, important alerts or general hints and tips from other sources. Here’s the best technology information of the month, relevant to small businesses. Enjoy the articles in bite-sized pieces and […]