Are you a serial tech upgrader? Have you ever thought about re-selling, donating, or trading in your old electronic equipment instead of recycling? Whether you’re working with your own equipment or your company’s, the stakes are high for data security. It’s not as easy as you’d think to protect sensitive information. Data destruction software is.. read more →

Do you have a pile of old electronics sitting in the closet? A drawer full? Maybe you’ve even devoted a small room of your home to outdated electronics? Congratulations: You’re the proud owner of a tech graveyard! Take a peek in the dusty corner of your workplace, and you might find one there as well… read more →

No one wants to think about dealing with a data breach. It’s a scary concept, and many people live under the assumption that it’s a rare issue that will never happen to them or their company. The truth is, it can happen to anyone, and companies need to take the precaution of setting up a.. read more →

18 Nov 2015
November 18, 2015

Studies Show the Value of e-Waste

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Value of E-waste “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” may be an old saying, but it still holds true when it comes to at least one kind of trash: discarded electronics, known as e-waste. How often is trash actually valuable? Not often, but when it comes to e-waste, almost every device has a variety.. read more →

Poke around on the subject of best practices in data destruction, and you’re likely to find a slew of posts about how the old DoD security standards are obsolete these days. While new standards have come out in the last 20 years for ensuring safe destruction of sensitive information, it’s not a given that these.. read more →

If you’ve ever seen a photo of old electronics tossed into a huge pile in a landfill, then you’ve probably gotten a pretty good snapshot of the global growing e-waste crisis. We’re going through technology just as quickly as we produce it, and devices are becoming obsolete in record time. The problem? Those devices end.. read more →

06 Nov 2015
November 6, 2015

Clever Ways to Reuse Old Technology

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Most of us have way more outdated technology than we expect. Think about it. How much old “junk” do you have sitting around the house? Your old electronics might be obsolete, but they don’t have to gather dust in a drawer or worse, in the trash. Why repurpose? Simple—it’s good for you and good for.. read more →

If your company works primarily online, then many of your employees probably work from home at least some of the time. How many devices do they work from on the go? It’s unfortunate, but the more devices, the more risk for data breaches at your company. That’s not to say your employees shouldn’t work on.. read more →