TEDx Goose Lake, 2017

You’ve probably heard about the nonprofit, inspirational events called TED talks. Maybe you’ve seen them online or have even attended one or two. On April 8, 2017, Twin State Technical Services had the opportunity not only to attend the TEDx talk in Goose Lake, but to help sponsor the event. “We really appreciate your sponsorship.…

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Keeping Your Office Healthy This Winter

It’s the day after Thanksgiving, and you know what that means: Christmas music has officially hit the airwaves, festive holiday decorations are being brought out of storage, and people everywhere are searching for the best deals of this holiday season. Come Monday, we’ll be returning to work. For many of us, this means sitting at…

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Congratulations to Reader’s Choice Winners!

At Twin State, we want to celebrate the achievements of not only our employees, but the clients we work with. In a recent addition of the QC Times, several of our clients were voted as Reader’s Choice winners in a number of categories. In Beauty, Haus of Hair won Honorable Mention for Best Hair Salon…

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General Virus Prevention for Businesses

Hello Everyone, We’re sending this out to educate you about the risk of malware—malicious software—and virus prevention best practices. The best way to understand how to avoid malware is understanding how infections occur, what different types of infections do, and the most common virus prevention practices. General Ways Infections Occur: There are too many ways…

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Maintaining Regular Backups

Properly maintaining backups can financially benefit your business. Sometimes, it could even save your business. Several weeks ago, a popular encryption based virus made its way around the Quad Cities . . . again. This particular virus, Cryptowall, tricks users into opening a malicious file which infects their computer. Cryptowall can then spread throughout your…

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