Technical Support Update: Holiday Support Schedule

In observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, our office and technical support group will be closed on the following days:

  • Friday 12/23/16
  • Monday 12/26/16
  • Monday 1/2/17

Any support issues that are submitted while we are closed will be responded to on the next business day. If you have a Priority Support Option or NETcare Complete Plan, emergency technical support will be available at our Holiday rate.

Please note that After-hours and Holiday support requires that you call our support line directly at 800.711.5557.

Wishing you Happy Holidays from your friends at NETiMAGE!

How To Avoid Wi-Fi Scams During The Holiday Shopping Season

It all seems so innocent and convenient. You’re sitting in a coffee shop and tap into the local wi-fi network. It’s free, so why not?

Wi-fi networks are the source of some serious hacking. Your data could be stolen, including credit-card information. As millions of people head out and about for the holiday season, here are some ways to protect yourself.

According to The Fraud Watch Network:

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Buy and Save with a Section 179 Business Deduction

164_C_SecMost people think the Section 179 deduction is some mysterious or complicated tax code. Essentially, Section 179 of the IRS tax code allows businesses to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment and/or software purchased or financed during the tax year. That means that if you buy (or lease) a piece of qualifying equipment, you can deduct the FULL PURCHASE PRICE from your gross income. It's an incentive created by the ...

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How Fake Retail Apps Are Targeting iPhones This Holiday Season

Hundreds of apps are infiltrating the App Store.

Before you input your credit card information into an iPhone app this holiday season, be sure it’s the real thing.

Hundreds of counterfeit retail apps have been discovered in Apple’s App Store, mobile analytics company Branding Brand told The New York Times on Sunday. The apps, which were able to skate by Apple’s rigorous ...

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Malware hits more than 3,000 Android apps

164_C_SecThere is a new threat to Android users that has many customers racing to their closest IT security firm. The malware, from the DressCode family, makes a subtle entrance through Android apps and then branches off to attack your most sensitive files. Here is more information on the vicious DressCode malware and how you can safeguard your computer from infiltration ...