Ask the Answer Guy – Is Dropbox still safe to use?

Dear Brent,

I use Dropbox at home, and I'd like to leverage the collaboration features for my business. I've heard about major security flaws with Dropbox. After its recent updates, is Dropbox safe enough for my business?

I can confidently answer yes, Dropbox is safe to use, as evidenced by the fact that we use (and resell) Dropbox for Business here at DCG. It's been reported that Dropbox is the most popular cloud platform, even more popular than Microsoft, Google, and Amazon, and we can see why.

It’s Free – Get Organized with Dia

It’s Free – Get Organized with Dia

Organizational flowcharts and diagrams have long been a staple for both professionals and regular folks trying to organize professional and personal life. But it's expensive to create sophisticated charts, with popular organizational tools like Microsoft's Visio costing upwards of $300. Luckily apps like Visio have met their match with Dia, a free open sourced diagraming software that rivals Visio but costs its users nothing.

Cool Stuff – Fitbit goes flexible with Flex

Cool Stuff – Fitbit goes flexible with Flex

The folks at Fitbit have done it again, only this time they've done it smaller and simpler.

Their newest sleep and activity tracker, the Fitbit Flex, is a smaller, sleeker version of the Fitbit One and is winning rave reviews over competitors Nike+ Fuelband and the Jawbone Up.

Flex's newly designed basic rubber wristband has no display other than a few LED lights and is much more discreet than the other trackers.