Here is one way to win the Power Ball Jackpot

These days, a lot of attention is being given to the Powerball lottery game.  And with good reason.  With a jackpot of $1.5 billion (and a lump sum payment of $930 million), Powerball is bound to gain a lot of attention. Thing is that as far as odds go, it’s a horrible way to gamble. ..

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Hack an Android Phone with a simple text message

From The Hacker News Own an Android phone? Beware, Your Android smartphones can be hacked by just a malformed text message. Security researchers have found that 95% of Android devices running version 2.2 to 5.1 of operating system, which includes Lollipop and KitKat, are vulnerable to a security bug, affecting more than 950 Million Android..

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3 tips for a solid password policy

3 tips for a solid password policy.   We have all seen it, passwords carefully written on a post it note hung on a monitor for all to see. While this seems ridiculous, many companies employ the same carelessness toward passwords.   You don’t have to be a sophisticated hacker to either guess a password,..

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Bay Pointe Recognized On CRN MSP500

We are excited to announce that Bay Pointe Tech Services has been placed on the Pioneer 250 Category of CRN’s 2015 Managed Service Provider 500 (MSP500) List! We are honored to receive this recognition! The MSP500 is an annual list which recognizes the top technology providers and consultants in North America whose cutting-edge approach to managed..

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Wearable Tech – The Cicret Bracelet

In recent years “wearable tech” has caught on as a very trendy thing for way more than just a small group of people. With everything from smart watches, to glasses, and of course the increasingly popular health and wellness accessories, if you can wear it on your body, someone is adding bluetooth and a screen..

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Solid State Drive (SSD) Use In A Data Center

Over the last 60 years Hard Drives have consistently evolved. Like most hardware they have become smaller, more reliable and more affordable as time has gone on. In 1956 IBM released it’s RAM disk setup as part of it’s RAMAC (Random Access method of Accounting and Control) initiative.  This ancient hard drive maxed out at 5MB..

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Endpoint Protection Options – Which one is right for you?

In 1971 the first computer virus appeared in a PDP-10 mainframe. This virus known as “The Creeper Virus” was quickly eliminated with the first anti-virus program developed by Ray Tomlinson known as, “The Reaper”.   Ever since the appearance of the original Creeper virus there has been a consistent evolution in all-malicious programs produced after it…

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An Affordable Virtual Experience

Have you wanted to check out the latest in virtual reality technology but can’t justify the price tag? Well, never fear! With one of Google’s latest releases “Cardboard” you no longer have to risk a divorce to check out the virtual world. Cardboard is a new project by Google which takes a very primitive designed goggle setup..

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Bay Pointe Intern

Hello, my name is Max Nye and I am Bay Pointe’s new intern. I am a freshman at Revere Local School District. I first learned about Bay Pointe at my school’s annual Futures Day when Mr. Joe Ciborek and Mrs. Sheryl Wilson came in to talk to high school students about what they do here..

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