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The holidays always tend to remind us of the little things in life we take for granted. I came across this screenshot of Windows 1.0 and it instantly made me think of how far technology has come since. There was a time when this was bleeding-edge technology - a time that was WAY before my time. Even so, even though Windows can …

Robert Full: Learning from the gecko’s tail

Biologist Robert Full studies the amazing gecko, with its supersticky feet and tenacious climbing skill. But high-speed footage reveals that the gecko's tail harbors perhaps the most surprising talents of all. About Robert Full Robert Full studies cockroach legs and gecko feet. His research is helping build the perfect "distributed foot" for tomorrow's robots, based on evolution's ancient engineering.

Ric Elias: 3 things I learned while my plane crashed

Ric Elias had a front-row seat on Flight 1549, the plane that crash-landed in the Hudson River in New York in January 2009. What went through his mind as the doomed plane went down? At TED, he tells his story publicly for the first time. Ric Elias is the CEO of Red Ventures, a marketing services company that grew out of Elias' long experience in business.

Robert Sapolsky: The uniqueness of humans

At Stanford University, primatologist Robert Sapolsky offers a fascinating and funny look at human behaviors which the rest of the animal kingdom would consider bizarre. Robert Sapolsky studies the universal human ailment of stress, but his main research subjects are the wild baboons of Kenya. Robert and I went to the same High School in Brooklyn, John Dewey. He is very interesting to watch. http://www.ted.com/talks/robert_sapolsky_the_uniqueness_of_humans.html

Pranav Mistry: The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology

At TEDIndia, Pranav Mistry demos several tools that help the physical world interact with the world of data -- including a deep look at his SixthSense device and a new, paradigm-shifting paper "laptop." In an onstage Q&A, Mistry says he'll open-source the software behind SixthSense, to open its possibilities to all. Pranav Mistry is the inventor of SixthSense, a wearable device that enables new interactions between the real world and the world of data.  

SCS is an authorized dealer for Allworx business telephone systems. Having many installed systems and happy customers, Allworx produces case studies highlighting the different types of organizations that have implemented their products. We have been fortunate enough to have two of our customers featured in these case studies and we have posted them here for you to view.

What we find most satisfying is finding customer needs and filling it with appropriate technology and service. Fortunately the Allworx line of phone system products give us the flexibility to meet and exceed many of our customer’s needs and goals. Check out these case studies and perhaps you’ll ask yourself “What is my phone system NOT doing for my business?” That’s a question we can help you answer!

Learn more about the Allworx business telephone system »

Some exciting news for SCS has been the addition of Citiwide Harm Reduction to its client list. Administrative Coordinator Don Jones contacted us back in February for break / fix IT support of their exisiting Microsoft Windows network environment. Their network consists of 35+ workstations (an eclectic mix of Windows XP and Vista computers), multiple network printers, and one main file server spread out amongst three floors in a converted warehouse building in The Bronx. The Windows Small Business Server is running MS Exchange to handle all email duties.

Conficker C trojan has been causing worldwide panic and fear due to its April 1st "attack" date. Whether your machine crashed that day or not, the virus is a major pain for us Windows users. As part of a large-scaled effort to find the programmer(s) responsible, Microsoft has issue a $250K bounty. They've also released a tool that should be able to detect most variants of the Conficker C worm.

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its been a long road, but we're finally nearing the end of a great journey. Yes, the new SCS website will finally launch during the last week of February and incorporates some great new features such as a blog, an updated and redesigned portfolio of work.


In Their Own Words…

Our clients are saying:

We have been a Superior Computer Services client since September 2008. The quality of their service is second to none. Marc Barash and his team are phenomenal - very knowledgeable, patient, and extremely pleasant to work with. They are quick to respond to any problems we encounter. They have provided guidance and support on a wide range of hardware and software issues, at a cost that is affordable. We consider ourselves fortunate to have found them and we know they’ll be there for us anytime we need them.

Dorothy Jordan, Executive Director
Mount Kisco Child Care Center
http://www.mkccc.org