How to Email a Cellphone

Do you need to send someone an email, but you are unsure of their email address?  If you have their cellphone number, then you’re in luck!  You can still use your email account to send an email directly to their cellphone. First things first, to send an email to someone’s phone, you will need to…

What is Spoofing?

Have you noticed an influx of calls from unknown numbers to your home or cell phone? How many of those numbers appear to be from a local line? Telemarketers, robocallers and even scammers have started to spoof their caller ID. But what is this “spoofing” that they’re using? In this case, spoofing is the process…

How to Protect your Wi-Fi Hotspot

1. ENABLE WPA2 ENCRYPTION Many of the newer Wi-Fi Hotspots come with default security measures already on turn on. Usually the manufacturer enables WPA-PSK encryption, but the default encryption strength might be set to outdated standard, such as WEP encryption, to allow for compatibility with older cellular devices. Enable WPA2, if available on your device,…

Telecom: Business Expense or Tool?

According to Google, telecommunication (or telecom, for short) is defined as “communication over a distance by cable, telegraph, telephone, or broadcasting.” Here at Verify!, the telecom accounts we most commonly manage are for local phone service, long distance phone service, toll-free numbers, and internet access. In today’s day and age, it would seem that most…

Wi-Fi Differences Between 2.4 and 5 GHz

With all of the emerging technologies over the past decade, Wi-Fi connections are now broadcasted on more than one frequency. The traditional 2.4 GHz band was the norm for decades, and is still used by many common household appliances such as microwaves, baby monitors and garage door openers. The newer common band used for Wi-Fi…