Microsoft introduced the Clutter feature at the end of 2014 as a way to help users focus on their most important messages in their inbox. It uses machine learning to identify lower priority messages and move them out of the inbox into a new Clutter folder. Clutter analyses users’ email habits and past behaviour to determine the messages the user is most likely to ignore and moves them into the Clutter folder. Users can review these messages later when they have time.
How your USB connection is jeopardising your data security
USB drives, also known as thumb drives, flash drives and USB sticks, have become a popular form for storing and transporting files from one computer to another. Their appeal lies in the fact that they are small, readily available, inexpensive, and extremely portable. With easy storage and portability comes a responsibility to ensure sensitive business data that can be placed on portable devices is safe and secure. However, these same characteristics make them attractive to attackers and also makes them more dangerous than previously thought.
iPhone Hacking Campaign Targeting Users With Data-Stealing, Location-Tracking Malware
For many iPhone users, the thought of being a victim to a malware attack doesn’t often cross their mind. That’s because there is a common misconception that Apple operating systems are unable to be hacked. Android users have been vulnerable to malware attacks for years, however recently there has been a hacking campaign that targets iPhone users with data-stealing and location-tracking malware.
Next Major Windows 10 Update Has Arrived
Microsoft has released their latest major Windows 10 update for PCs and tablets. Twice a year Microsoft rolls out updates to its Windows 10 features with the latest release also receiving a major name change. This release is known as Windows 10 April 2018, easier for troubleshooting with than the previous Windows 10 Spring Creators Update. Here we take you through the 10 best features of this latest release.
Synapse IT Consultants are now a Datto Professional Partner
Synapse is excited to announce that we are now a Datto Professional Partner. Being part of the Datto Professional Global Partner Program means we can help to protect essential business data for our customers, while delivering uninterrupted access to data on-site, in transit and even in the cloud. This service is an integral part of any Business Continuity plan.
10 Tips to Increase your Smartphone Photography Skills
In 2017, it was estimated the amount of Australians using a smartphone was over 16 million people, and the number of users worldwide exceeded 2 billion. We are now starting to see more and more users now creating works of art simply using their smartphones.
These handy tips will help you to create impressive photos on your smartphone in no time.
Unlocking Outlook's Greatest Email Tricks
Microsoft’s personal information manager, Outlook, is currently used by over 400 million people worldwide. With countless tools and features to increase your productivity and efficiency.
We’ve compiled our top 4 tricks and just how to unlock them to get the most from your Outlook account.
The New Way of Understanding Data Protection
The electronic systems used by businesses of all sizes operate with a range of sensitive and confidential data. These systems must be optimally secured, to protect not only your business, but your partners and clients also.
Overseeing your data security can be an overwhelming task. We’ve provided a simple airport security analogy to help you understand the 4 stages you need to undertake to implement a comprehensive data protection plan.
Microsoft Teams Releases Game-Changing Feature
Microsoft Teams is a hub where a team or group of colleagues can find both the tools and content they need to get a collaborative task done. One of its key features that currently sets it apart from its competitors is that it lets users share and view documents created in Office 365 applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook. Skype is also built into Teams, allowing users to make and receive video HD conference calls within the program.
Mandatory Data Breach Reporting for Small Business
For many small business owners, reporting a data breach can be the last thing on their mind. However, new laws that have recently come into effect mean that non-disclosure of any data breach can result in crippling fines for these businesses.