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Sign Up for Clifton Park’s Emergency Notification System

Date: January 21, 2016 | Submitted by: Director of Communications and Technology
SIGN YOUR CELL PHONE UP FOR CLIFTON PARK'S EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM AND BE ALERTED T

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RPI Lego Robotics and Programming Classes Still Open!

Date: July 22, 2015 | Submitted by: Parks, Recreation, and Community Affairs
Is your child interested in Robotics or learning the programming language that runs the electronics

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HITman News: New Book Release

Date: December 31, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
New Book Release How to Increase Online Security With: 5 Things you can do in 30 minutes or less

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Question of the Month: How can I print from my iPad?

Date: December 16, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Printing using an iPhone or iPad is very simple when you have the right tools. Most iOS applicat

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Security Tips: Paying Attention to What You Are Doing

Date: December 9, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Depending on whether your a social networking maven, use a computer because you have to, an online

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Question of the Month: How can I set a signature on my mobile phone?

Date: November 21, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This is a great question and I thank the person who asked it, as the majority of emails I receive

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Monthly Webinar: Outlook 2013 Tips & Tricks

Date: November 12, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
We typically field a fair amount of questions regarding the new Office 2013 suite, here is the ans

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Security Tips: Why a Second Opinion is Important

Date: November 5, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Usually it is good to get feedback from more than one source. Granted too many can cause issues, b

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Question of the Month: How do I Setup the Outlook Today Page Using Exchange and Outlook 2013?

Date: October 22, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
We typically field a fair amount of questions regarding the new Office 2013 suite, here is the ans

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Security Tips: Doing the Same Thing and Expecting Different Results?

Date: October 17, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Doing the Same Thing and Expecting Different Results? From the Desk of "The Don" We see man

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Hitman Services Webinar: Working with Microsoft Powerpoint – October 15

Date: October 8, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This month's HITman Services webinar series is titled "Microsoft PowerPoint Tips & Tricks". Th

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Question of the Month: Do you root phones?

Date: September 26, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This was really a first. Rarely do we get such a question, which came from a woman who was inquiri

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Security Tips: It Happens

Date: September 17, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Earlier this morning we received a call from a client who had a breakfast meeting with a person on

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Hitman Services Webinar: Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks – September 17

Date: September 10, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This month's HITman Services webinar series is titled "Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks". The info

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Common Computer Threats & Key Terminology

Date: August 7, 2013 | Submitted by: ICOM Tech Services
Learn the basics of these common computer security problems & terms with this quick guide. Comm

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Computer Security Do’s & Don’ts

Date: August 6, 2013 | Submitted by: ICOM Tech Services
Here are some things to keep in mind to ensure your computer stays safe. Do: - Keep your anti-viru

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New Technologies: Privacy While Making Calls, Emailing, Texting, and using Video Chat

Date: July 13, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
At this point almost everyone should be aware of the possibility of phone calls being monitored. I

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Hitman Services Webinar: Microsoft Excel Tips and Tricks – July 16

Date: July 9, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This month's HITman Services webinar series is titled "Microsoft Excel Tips & Tricks". The inf

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Security Tips: Are You Ripe for Apple Picking?

Date: July 8, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
It only takes seconds for mobile devices to be stolen. What would you do if this happened to you?

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Question of the Month: What is the HITECH Act and Is there something I can do to protect my data?

Date: June 24, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
HITECH stands for Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act. This Act was

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New Technologies: Mobile Device Management

Date: June 19, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
These days almost everyone has a smartphone or tablet of some type, and if they don't yet, they wi

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Hitman Services Webinar: Acceptable Use Policy – June 18

Date: June 18, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
This month's HITman Services webinar series is titled "Getting Started with Your Acceptable Usage

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Question of the Month: What is HTML5?

Date: May 27, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language. HTML5 is the fifth iteration of the standard. HTML4 has

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ICOM Tech Services completes Web site for Ralph Sporting Goods/LAX Addicts

Date: April 9, 2013 | Submitted by: ICOM Tech Services
ICOM Tech Services, one of the Capital Region’s leading full service website and database develo

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Virus Email Hoax Warning

Date: March 21, 2013 | Submitted by: ICOM Tech Services
The latest computer worm is considered the worst this year by many professionals, as it appears to

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Question of the Month: How can I keep the pictures I take on my phone safe?

Date: February 25, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
If what is meant by safe is away from prying eyes, the best method is to make sure the phone has a

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New Technologies: 3D Printers

Date: February 20, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
What is 3D printing? You may think it is some future science fiction device, but actually it has b

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Security Tips: Phishing, Spear-Phishing, and Whaling

Date: February 18, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
A tremendous amount of viruses and malware get spread through email. While the motive years ago wa

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Question of the Month – I’m thinking about getting a tablet, what do you recommend?

Date: February 8, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
I'm thinking about getting a tablet, what do you recommend? The first thing you need to think ab

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Why Java (not the drink) is Dangerous

Date: February 5, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
The middle of last week we were alerted to a new zero-day exploit which was a very serious threat.

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New Technologies – SaaS – What??

Date: February 4, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services
The IT industry probably more than any other seems to love acronyms. Well maybe the federal govern

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ICOM Tech Services completes Web site for Curtis Lumber

Date: September 27, 2012 | Submitted by: ICOM Tech Services
ICOM Tech Services, one of the Capital Region’s leading full service website and database develo

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HITman Tech Tip – Trade Technology for Cash

Date: February 11, 2011 | Submitted by: HITman Services
If you have older technology items such as cellphones, computers, audio components, etc., they can

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HITman Tech Tip – Increase Efficiency of Microsoft Outlook

Date: February 4, 2011 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Instead of just changing what Outlook is displaying in a single window, open the Outlook sections

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HITman Tech Tip -What is a QR Code?

Date: January 28, 2011 | Submitted by: HITman Services
A QR code is a barcode which is becoming increasingly popular. Scanning a QR code with a smartphon

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eBook Reader at a price that can’t be beat!

Date: January 28, 2011 | Submitted by: HITman Services
If you own a BlackBerry, iPhone or Android device, there are free Kindle eBook readers available.

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HITman Tech Tip – Six Internet Safety Tips for Children and Teens

Date: January 14, 2011 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Never post personal information Be very careful with what you post in blogs Do not share you

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Internet Child Safety Tips

Date: October 28, 2010 | Submitted by: *Nobody
The family computer should be in a common area, able to be seen by all. Know all of the places

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5 Ways to Get More Life From Your Old Computer

Date: October 22, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
1) Add memory 2) Consider upgrading your graphics card 3) Perform regular preventative maint

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5 Tips to Help Prevent Your Laptop, Notebook or Mobile Device From Being Stolen

Date: October 15, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
1) Don't let your computer out of your sight. If you get a refill while at a coffee shop, take it

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Add Nostalgia to Your Photos

Date: September 17, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Here is a neat way to add something extra and unique to your digital photos. Go to www.poladroi

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Remember Your Phone and Web Based Email Signatures

Date: September 10, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
While many people have custom signatures in their email programs such as Microsoft Outlook, they f

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HITman Tech Tip – 5 Tips to Reduce Computer Repair Bills and Expenses

Date: August 27, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
1) Register all software products and sign-up to receive updates. 2) Make sure your anti-virus

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Hitman Tech Tip – Prevent Tampering With Your Smartphone

Date: August 20, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Many people are now making spyware and tracking software for cell phones and smartphones. This sof

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Hitman Tech Tip – Windows XP Consistent Folder Views

Date: August 13, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
If you are tired of having different views for folders in Windows XP, try the following HITman Tec

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Hitman Tech Tip – Pin Programs or Items to Windows 7 Taskbar

Date: August 5, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Method 1 - The program is running In the Taskbar, right click on the program Click "Pin this pro

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Hitman Tech Tip – Create a Restore Point Before Loading New Software with Windows 7

Date: July 9, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Microsoft offers a good tool to help in the event newly installed software creates issues on your

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Hitman Tech Tip – Save Energy and Have Your Computer Boot Up Faster

Date: July 6, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Use Hibernate instead of powering the computer off. This may take an extra few seconds as the c

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Hitman Tech Tip – Homelink – Helpful or Harmful?

Date: July 2, 2010 | Submitted by: *Nobody
What Homelink does is allow the programming of a button in the car to open garage doors, security

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HITman Tech Tip – Summer Photography Fun

Date: June 25, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Summer is a great time for family fun, vacationing and warm weather adventures AND we all want to

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HITman Tech Tip – Flip Style Video Buying Questions

Date: June 18, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Before purchasing a new portable video recorder, consider these questions. - Will the battery lif

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Essential Tips for Saving Time and Money

Date: June 8, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Almost nothing is more frustrating than having to wait, especially on things that seem totally unn

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HITman Tech Tip – Facebook Privacy

Date: June 4, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
While security is important for adults, it is crucial for children. If your children use Facebook,

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What If??? – The Importance of a Good Backup Plan

Date: May 30, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Although the recent warm weather tempts me to go outside, the rate of speed with which new tools,

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HITman Tech Tip – Social Media Safety Tips

Date: May 28, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Do not use your real date of birth in a social media profile. Do not use the names of children

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HITman Tech Tip – Tips for Keeping Your Wireless Connection Safe

Date: May 21, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
The first line of defense is a software firewall. Many computers come with Windows Firewall. While

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ICOM/HITmanServices client profile – Saratoga Springs City Center

Date: May 15, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
The Saratoga Springs City Center, located in the heart of downtown Saratoga, aims to deliver exemp

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HITman Tech Tip – Turn Your BlackBerry Into a Flashlight for Free

Date: May 14, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
Using the method below, you can have a powerful flashlight with you everywhere you take your Black

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Increase Your Productivity With Outlook

Date: January 7, 2010 | Submitted by: HITman Services
If you use Microsoft Outlook here is a great method to help stay organized and efficient. When

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