Wi-Fi in the Sky: Are We There Yet?

More business people are taking to the road these days, armed with all the tools they need to do their work — PDAs, laptops, etc. So it pays to know a thing or two about how to use the new Wi-Fi connections available on some airlines. Read more at Inc. Technology… Published with permission from […]

The ROI Series – Calculating the ROI of a Technology Investment – Part 1

When an economic downturn starts to hurt, small businesses often hunker down and cut costs. But new technology solutions may be necessary for survival and growth—and they may not be as expensive as you think when you consider their return on investment (ROI). In this three-part series, we’ll review what ROI is, explain how an […]

The ROI Series – Calculating the ROI of a Technology Investment – Part 2

When an economic downturn starts to hurt, small businesses often hunker down and cut costs. But new technology solutions may be necessary for survival and growth—and they may not be as expensive as you think when you consider their return on investment (ROI). In this three-part series, we’ll review what ROI is, explain how an […]

Where are Your Next Customers?

While the internet essentially puts the entire world right outside your storefront door, there are challenges to selling abroad – from shipping to understanding local customs and preferences. PayPal has put together a new resource to help small businesses sell abroad called the Global Selling Guide. Read the story on Small Biz Technology… Published with […]

Business Uses for Twitter

Welcome to microblogging, a new form of Internet communication that has interesting business possibilities. Twitter started as a personal service, where members answered the question “What are you doing?” in 140 characters or less. While many tweets, as the messages are called, broadcast mundane inanities about snacking or napping, increasingly proponents are using Twitter to […]

What 2009 Rings in for IT Budgets

What will the financial crisis mean to your business’ IT budget? Will there be pressure to make existing IT systems go farther? On the other hand, is this a good time to buy? Read the story on Inc. Technology… Published with permission from TechAdvisory.org. Source.

How to Secure Old Hardware Before Disposing of It

Don’t give thieves access to your data when you clean house Imagine the grin on a data thief’s face when they realize they hit the jackpot: a thoughtlessly discarded computer processor in a dumpster. Or maybe they come across it at a thrift store, or even have it shipped to their door off eBay. By […]

It’s Housecleaning Time: What to Do With Old Hardware

The best ways to say goodbye At Varay, we’ll be the first to tell you that staying on top of modern technology is a vital smart business practice. Still, we understand it’s far more bitter than sweet to upgrade those old computers, printers, and other essential business pieces. The whole process stings: that stuff wasn’t […]

Top 10 Tech Gadget Gifts

Gadgets so cool you’ll want to keep them for yourself The holidays are upon us! No need to stress about those hard-to-shop-for people on your gift list. We’ve put together a list of our top 10 tech gadget gifts, so you’re sure to find something fun for everyone. Each link goes to a product review, […]