July 2018 Newsletter

3 Tips for Taking Faster Screenshots in Windows 10

Anyone who has used a Windows Operating System in the last several years has likely come across the “print screen” button or “prtsc” for short. This button on your keyboard is the default key for taking screenshots, although the process involved can be stressful and time consuming. When you press it, it captures the entire screen and copies it to your clipboard. To save the newly captured image, you need to paste it into paint, crop then edit it and finally getting to save it. Sounds tedious, doesn’t it? There are easier and faster ways to capture your screenshot vs the old school method. We’ve tried them out, and think you’ll agree! Click here to see how:



Best Mobile VPN Services for 2018

Many people are still travelling on summer holidays this month, enjoying our beautiful Canadian weather. And with that, comes using free wifi connections when available to help reduce your data. If you read our last newsletter, you’ll remember how important a VPN connection (virtual private network) is when you are not on your own secure network connection. It allows mobile users to send and receive information on the internet while their location or identity remains unknown online. When using a VPN service on your phone, you are less susceptible to an online intrusion. Once you switch on your mobile phone VPN service, you can be reasonably allowed to surf Free WiFi access and save your mobile data plan’s bandwidth. We do not at any time recommend you surf sensitive sites on open access WiFi, no matter how secure your VPN service is. Let’s have a look into our 5 best mobile-oriented virtual private network (VPN) service providers on the Internet. Click here to see.



5 products that convert your sitting desk into a standing one

Are you tired of sitting down all day at your desk, either at home, or your office? Have you tried incorporating stretching throughout the day, but often get wrapped up in what you’re doing, and forget? Experts say that sitting is the new smoking! It can cause many serious issues like back strain, poor posture, higher cholesterol and blood pressure and sore muscles, to name a few. There are a couple of great standing desk options for you. One amazing thing about switching to a standing desk is that you don’t have to throw out your current one. Converting a sitting desk into a standing one is a simple way to enable better health and exercise and they do not take up much space either. Here are some of our picks of standing desk conversions that are exceptionally good. Click here to see your options.



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