Traditionally, one of the best ways to avoid phone scams has been to not answer calls from numbers that you do not recognize. However, scammers have started to find a sneaky way around this, spoofing Caller ID.
With Caller ID spoofing, they are able to make it appear as if their calls are coming from a local phone number. They try to hide behind an actual phone number, in order to increase their chances that someone will pick up the phone.
Don’t be an April Fool. Back up all your important files — including family photos, home videos, and financial documents — on World Backup Day, March 31. It’s imperative to do backups on a regular basis, not just on March 31, since losing personal files can be a devastating experience.
If you think it won’t happen to you, think again. Losing files is common and can be caused by things like hardware failure and computer viruses.
24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom care about our customers and want to share this backup reminder to help prevent technology disasters.
Applied Data Consultants, Inc. (ADC) is a software application development and geographic information
systems (GIS) consulting firm that has its headquarters in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Founded in 1996, ADC is the creator of the nationally renowned and award – winning Elite EXTRATM software. With close to 40 employees, ADC has additional offices in Charlotte, Denver, Las Vegas, Omaha and Washington D.C.
“Over the years, our products and services have migrated to the web, allowing our clients to take advantage of and incorporate powerful cloud technology in a very cost effective manner. Our experience with many businesses has allowed us to offer support, software updates and maintenance on a flexible platform that is less expensive,” said Jim Ward, President of ADC.