How to Stay Safe Online

If there is one question we get asked more than any other, it’s this:  How can I stay safe online?   The digital world has opened the door for hackers, viruses, scammers, and more, and they would like nothing better than to strip your computer of your personal information, photos, files, and basically anything you…

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Your Laptop Battery: Caring for It, and When to Replace It

When you own a laptop, you’re able to do basically any computer-related task wherever you are.  At the airport? Easy. At school, or work? No problem. Anywhere you go, anything you do, your laptop makes life easier for you.  However, there’s one little thing that most laptop owners don’t think about:  the life of their…

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eCycling: Don’t Throw Your Computer Away!

At Tech Nav, we recognize that sometimes, the easiest solution to consistent computer problems is to just replace the computer.  Or maybe you’re just ready for a new computer, and find yourself wondering what to do with your old one.   What do you do with an old computer?  We see that this was a…

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How to Leave a Google Review

  Have you ever wanted to share your experience with a business on Google?  It’s a great way to give other possible customers an inside look at what they can expect with a company.  Not only can you provide a star rating that makes it quick and easy for others to get an impression about…

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Tips to Stay Safe While Investing Online

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Some of the things we see our clients using their computers for day in and day out is very commonly banking information, checking on their investments and monitoring their credit.  One of the reasons we love technology is because it empowers people to have more freedom and options than ever before in their lives.  …

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How to Set Up Personal Google News

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If you’re a news junkie, then you already know how difficult it can be to find news stories you’re actually interested in online. You might favorite your preferred news stations’ website, or follow them on Facebook, but to find the articles you actually want to see, it takes a lot of searching and scrolling.  …

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Online Banking

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Many financial institutions now offer online banking. To many, this can be an idea that is easy to see in a bad light. After all, isn’t the internet crawling with hackers? Surely it can’t be safe to bank online?   In reality, online banking is a very safe option, and is used by millions of…

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How to Save a Facebook Post

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Facebook has become a social phenomenon that is now a huge part of most people’s lives- it has literally changed how we interact with one another. Sharing everything from funny cat photos to delicious recipes is now as easy as clicking a button!   But what do you do when you see something that you…

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10 Events You Shouldn’t Miss this November

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Tech Nav is proud to be based in East Tennessee. We love this area, and enjoy attending events held by other businesses and by our community this fall. There’s always something fun to do, and we want to share that with you!     Below is a list of some great events happening in the…

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What You Should Know About Anti-Virus Software

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We all like to think that something for free is better than nothing at all. Because of that, free anti-virus sure beats the heck out of no anti-virus, right? It’s better than exploring the net without a way to catch all the nasty bugs that can do everything from slowing your computer down to completely…

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