Monthly Archives: July 2015

Traveling with Technology: 10 Need-to-Know Tips Before You Leave for Vacation

At TECHLINQ, we clearly love technology… but even WE advise you to unplug from the hectic world and leave the gadgets behind while on vacation. Unfortunately, if you’re like most of us, you need to stay connected to some degree. We’ve compiled a list of good technology practices and safety tips to keep in mind while traveling.       Don’t bring your laptop! Try to use your smartphone or tablet instead to read emails, browse the internet, and access social media while on vacation. No need for the extra weight and risk of loss or damage. If you must bring your laptop consider the following before you leave on your trip: • Make sure that your software updates and antivirus settings are up to date • Back up all of your files and important documents • Password protect your … READ MORE »