Syncing Google Calendar & Contacts to Outlook for Mac (Beta)

Posted

Outlook for Mac has long supported connecting to and managing your Gmail. With these updates, Outlook will now also sync your Google Calendars and Contacts. The experience will be very similar to what you are familiar with in Outlook today, with support for all the core actions—such as add, delete, edit time and location. All […]

Choosing the right Ubiquiti Access Point

Posted

  We’ve seen a lot of buzz since our announcement that we are now carrying Ubiquiti WiFi access points and other hardware.  Ubiquiti are relative newcomers in the WiFi game, but they’ve made a big splash in a very short time.  Why?  Because they offer enterprise-grade equipment at prices which are drastically lower than the […]

Preventing spam and phishing with DMARC

Posted

Steve Jones, executive director of DMARC.org, bluntly observed in 2015 that “spam and phishing are the new normal.” He’s right. Steve’s perspective squares with the experiences of people like us here at Lightspeed and anyone else who manage the front-lines of defense at ISPs and corporate email hosts, as well as the findings of email […]

Magento runs fastest on PHP 7

Posted

As well as a range of brand-new features, PHP 7 came with drastically improved performance when compared to PHP 5.6. Zend Technologies, the engine behind PHP, ran performance tests on a variety of PHP applications to compare the performance of PHP 7 vs PHP 5.6. These tests compared requests per second across the two versions […]

WordPress runs fastest on PHP 7

Posted

PHP 7 came with drastically improved performance when compared to PHP 5.6. Zend Technologies, the engine behind PHP, ran performance tests on a variety of PHP applications to compare the performance of PHP 7 vs PHP 5.6. These tests compared requests per second across the two versions of the popular scripting language. This relates to […]

Business Email Compromised

Posted

I have a scary story to share. Imagine you’re an accountant for your company and you receive an email from your CEO requesting a funds transfer for a time-sensitive acquisition. He says a lawyer will be in touch to provide more details. You get the lawyer’s email, complete with an authorization letter that includes your […]