Physical media damage, a.k.a physical damages to hard drives that can make data unrecoverable, is something every computer user should know about and take precautions against (especially if your profession requires you to work with sensitive information).
Data is data until it’s gone.
With every computer comes data storage: data that can be deleted, stolen, or corrupted. Technology has historically acted in unpredictable and nerve-racking ways:
People and businesses rely on smartphones more than computers these days. But what happens when things go wrong?
Solid-state disk drives (SSDs) are becoming more common in desktop and laptop computers. While SDDs serve the same purpose as hard disk drives (HDDs), there are some key differences in how they work.
There are various methods you can try to access data on an old computer when you have forgotten the password. If the operating system is Windows 10, it may be possible to reset the password if you remembered to create a password recovery DVD or USB app when you set up the computer.
Many people rely on their Android tablet or smartphone to perform a wide range of functions and for data storage. If you ever lost your tablet or phone, or it was accidentally damaged beyond repair, you know how devastating it can be to lose important data.
Hard drive crashes and something that you must face could happen. Whether you have a conventional SATA drive or a newer solid-state drive (SSD), you must remember, your hard drive is a complex piece of equipment. Sooner or later, they can and do wear out and crash.
Internet scams are constantly changing and evolving to attempt to trick people into giving out their personal information, financial account details, and even their money. Internet scams are huge business for scammers that easily cost people and businesses billions of dollars every year.
Hackers and the malicious apps they create are often targeted towards businesses more so than individuals. These threats pose serious risks for small business owners, who often have weak data security.
With the New Year just around the corner, now is a great time to start making a list of resolutions for your business. Your resolutions can include a wide range of goals and objectives you want to accomplish in 2021. Some of your resolutions can be carry-overs from 2020 since 2020 was an incredibly challenging year in part to the pandemic.