bSmart™ is BestMacs’ answer for anyone who wants to be a little smarter about working with and supporting Apple devices. Here you’ll find training videos on Mac support basics, detailed how-tos on Apple and other IT topics, and our favorite quick tips.
bSmart™ members can also get threat and failure monitoring from their Macs and PCs using our Early Warning System – the same one we use to warn us about problems on our BNO™ and Best Practices™ client computers. You can install it on unlimited devices for $60/month. Contact us to get set up.
Best Practices for Buying Employee Technology There are many factors to consider when investing in technology for employee use and buying the newest and greatest technology is often the most exciting option, but it can be hard to get past the price tag. While there...
There’s a cyber-crime called phishing.
It’s a major pain.
Criminals send emails pretending to be someone they’re not, hoping one of your people will click a link and accidentally give them access to your data.
Do you think your team would spot a phishing email?
Here’s an easy way to check.
Apple’s new Legacy Contact feature makes it simpler for you to give a family member access to your iCloud data after your death. Read on to learn how to make someone a Legacy Contact or what to do if you are a Legacy Contact.
Do you love or hate those red badges on your iPhone Home screen icons? Or maybe you’re indifferent and mostly ignore them? Regardless of your opinion, our article explains how to make the most of them—or eliminate them entirely.
Looking for an affordable alternative to an expensive Adobe Creative Cloud subscription? Check out the Affinity suite: Affinity Designer, Affinity Photo, and Affinity Publisher. Read on for thoughts on how they compare and if Affinity is for you.
Tired of forgetting your AirPods or iPhone when leaving home? The Find My app’s new Notify When Left Behind feature can remind you of that fact before you’ve gone too far.
Did you get a short break at Christmas? Even if it was just a few days, that break can give you a clear mind about where to take your business this year.
We call this the January Refresh & Refocus.
Let us tell you the two technology areas that will be the most important in 2022. They are Defend and Invest.
Defend is about protecting your business from cyber criminals. We believe cyber-crime is going to rise again this year, to levels never seen before.
Invest is about making sure technology is powering your business forward, not holding it back.
Our new guide looks at both these areas in detail.
Whether it is a phone or a computer, what good is owning the latest and greatest if you don’t know how to properly use it to its best ability? In this article, we will share some of our favorite Mac tips and tricks to guarantee you are taking advantage of their coolest features.
Pulling together your budgets for next year?
While it might be hard to know how much your business will spend on software – especially as your needs change throughout the year – you can accurately budget for your hardware for the year.
Just ask yourself these 5 key questions.
FaceTime has joined the big leagues in iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and macOS 12 Monterey. Read on to learn about FaceTime links, its cross-platform Web app, special mic modes and video effects, grid view, screen sharing, and SharePlay.