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The 10th tip for data security

In light of documents released by WikiLeaks regarding potential CIA hacking tools last Tuesday, many Internet users have been increasingly paranoid about their data privacy. USA Today published an article with nine cybersecurity tips for devices, but forgot one imperative component of data security.

The nine tips USA Today lists are don’t get phished, turn on two-factor authentication, […]

By |March 14th, 2017|data security, ITAD, Mobile, News|0 Comments

HOBI International, Inc. weekly blog recap 3/6-3/10

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 3/6-3/10

Increasing cloud adoption inspires rapid cloud security market growth

According to Zion Market Research, the cloud security market will reach $9.8 billion by 2020, growing at an overall CAGR of 12 percent. The market is split into three segments: public cloud, private cloud and […]

By |March 10th, 2017|ITAD, Mobile, Recycling, Repair, Tablets|0 Comments

HOBI weekly blog recap 2/21-3/3

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 2/27-3/3

Study finds 2017 mobility will focus on cloud computing and data security

A new study shows the majority of enterprises are focusing on mobile device management, cloud integration and data security in their mobile strategies. The study, sponsored by Clutch and DMI, interviewed […]

Three common mistakes made by enterprise tech leadership

Enterprise IT is constantly evolving, with new technology introduced quarterly and new threats introduced along with it. Tech leadership always has to stay on their toes when choosing new devices to use in the office and new protocols to ensure security and efficiency in an IT scheme. 

Here are three common mistakes made by enterprise tech […]

By |March 1st, 2017|data security, IT Asset Management, ITAD|1 Comment

What to do with old devices after Valentine’s Day

New tablets, smartphones and wearable technology are popular gifts each Valentine’s Day. With new devices in-hand, old devices are no longer of use. Instead of storing unused cellphones, tablets or computers in a drawer, reselling and recycling bring further use to old devices.

Many U.S. cities have electronics recycling collection sites to ensure responsible electronics […]

By |February 15th, 2017|Electronics Recycling, ITAD, Mobile, News, Recycling, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Reported data breaches increased 40% during 2016

A report from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) and CyberScout indicates the amount of data breaches reached an all-time high during 2016. According to the report’s findings, 1,093 data breaches were reported in the U.S. last year, a 40 percent increase from 780 during 2015.

Last year, the business sector was the most targeted, with […]

By |February 8th, 2017|data security, ITAD, Mobile, News, Risk, Uncategorized|1 Comment

HOBI International, Inc. Weekly Recap 1/30-2/3

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 1/30-2/3

HOBI International, Inc. marks 25 years in the IT and mobile asset disposition industry

Today marks HOBI International, Inc.’s 25th year as a leading IT and mobile asset management provider. During the past 25 years, HOBI has grown from a small family-operated electronics recycler […]

By |February 3rd, 2017|Electronics Recycling, ITAD, Mobile, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

HOBI International, Inc. marks 25 years in the IT and mobile asset disposition industry

Today marks HOBI International, Inc.’s 25th year as a leading IT and mobile asset management provider. During the past 25 years, HOBI has grown from a small family-operated electronics recycler to one of the most competitive and innovative IT and mobile service providers in the country.

HOBI was founded and incorporated in 1992 in Batavia, Illinois, […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|ITAD, Mobile, News, Uncategorized|1 Comment