HOBI Weekly Blog Recap (5/16-19/22)

Below is a recap of this week’s blog posts including details regarding Microsoft’s new cybersecurity services, a New York EPR bill that was recently announced along with some other legislative updates, how mobile asset management can contribute to a circular economy, and closing the loop on a circular economy in the ITAD space.  Microsoft Offers…

Microsoft Offers New Cybersecurity Services

Now that the majority of businesses have shifted to a hybrid work schedule, many people are using their own electronics while working from home and cybersecurity is becoming more crucial. Because home devices do not typically run security softwares or any protection, they are more susceptible to malware and other cyber threats. However, Microsoft has…

HOBI Weekly Blog Recap (4/25-28/22)

Below is a weekly recap of the week’s blog posts including new e-scrap regulations in New York, how to recover lost files or documents, the rising need for cybersecurity post-pandemic, and Apple’s steps to make the company more eco-friendly.  New York Adopts E-Scrap Regulations  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) published the…

The Greater Need for Cybersecurity in a Post-Pandemic World

Though the pandemic has calmed, businesses are still facing obstacles left in its path including the repercussions of a digital transformation. During lockdown, many companies switched to a remote working method, which created a larger risk of cyber attacks. As the world continues to maneuver this digital era, cybersecurity becomes more important.  Before the pandemic,…

Tech Solutions Series: Are payment apps safe?

Many things about the evolution of technology have revolutionized the meaning of convenience. For example, there’s an app for almost everything you need. We can look at menus before we get to the restaurant, call for a ride wherever we are, or even pay for things with just a tap. However, the more technology advances,…