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Sept. 17 marked the day Apple’s iOS 8 upgrade graced us with its presence.

If you haven’t yet downloaded it, here are the 5 coolest things about iOS 8.

Apple’s new operating system is available for the iPhone 4S, 5, 5S and 6. Unfortunately, the iPhone 4, which is now a four-year old model, cannot handle […]

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    Update: R2 Gains Leaders To Improve Electronics Recycling Abroad

Update: R2 Gains Leaders To Improve Electronics Recycling Abroad

SERI, R2 Solutions’ successor organization, recently added two new players to its electronics recycling movement.

The Current Leaders

DIRECTV Microsoft
Goodwill Industries International Panasonic
SourceAmerica Xerox
Greeneye Partners Wistron Corporation
Keep America Beautiful Sony America

And now adding: Oracle and the Reverse Logistics & Sustainability Council (RLSC).

What is SERI

R2 Solutions, the group that up until now has administered the R2 certification, […]

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    HOBI ranked 15th largest women-owned business in North Texas

HOBI ranked 15th largest women-owned business in North Texas

The Dallas Business Journal recently announced its annual list of top 100 women-owned businesses in North Texas. The list consisted of a variety of businesses, including oil and energy, real estate, wholesale and environmental services and were ranked according to local revenue in 2013.

HOBI International debuted on the list at number 15 , and […]

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    Firms would rather face cybercrime than update data security

Firms would rather face cybercrime than update data security

Would you believe 27% of firms are willing to bear the cost of some financial losses due to cybercrime because it’s less than the cost of upgrading data security IT systems.

A survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab asked 3,900 participants across 27 countries about the obstacles they face in IT asset management and maintenance and […]

Wearable tech to cause migraines for IT asset management

The tech industry sure does love its acronyms. From bring your own device (BYOD) to choose your own device (CYOD), IT departments cannot escape the fact that employees are slowly marrying personal and corporate data onto one device. Wear your own device (WYOD) is preparing to be the next big headache.

Unlike with smartphones, most […]

In case you missed the Apple Event…

The internet was certainly flooded with Apple news yesterday as the company released the iPhone 6s with a shocker toward the end.

The phones

iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 has a 4.7” display, slightly larger than previous models, and is 6.9mm thick! It will start at $199 and come in silver, gold, and black.

iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone […]