A Common Trait Between an Olympian and StopTheHacker: Prevention

The 2012 Olympics in London are in full swing and like other tech and business bloggers, we feel the urge to make an Olympics’ reference to make topics more relatable to our audience and current events. At the time of this post, Canadians are currently 25th in the medal count leaderboard – 0 gold, 2 silver and 5 bronze. Go Canada go! (Why do we sound like Canucks fans? Sorry, we can't help ourselves.) How does an Olympian’s Training Relate to Web Hosting Online Prevention? If you happen to be an athlete, say a hockey player, you might already know that according to sports’ studies, athle...
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Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft just released its security suite offering protection against viruses, spyware, and malicious software. The program is fairly lightweight, unlike LiveOneCare, thanks to all that is left aside (Firewall, Backups), to become a pure and simple antivirus. It runs on all major Windows operating systems including the upcoming Windows 7! Microsoft Security Essentials is a good alternative for those seeking some kind of protection free “out of the box”. In fact, it really is interesting to see Microsoft finally launched this type of security for their OS, after having to rely on deca...
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