Archive for month: July, 2014

Verizon’s FiOs Is Getting A Boost – Verizon FiOs Upgrade | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

On Monday, Verizon made the announcement that FiOs will be getting an upgrade allowing users to upload faster than before. The lowest internet tier will be getting a 15megabites down and 5megabites up. The fast...

Tips for College Students to Protect Electronics – Identity Theft Protection | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

Many college students are becoming victims of theft, stalkers, and hackers. In order to protect yourself, make sure you are following these very important tips. First make sure you are password protecting all o...

iPhone 6 The Most Anticipated Smartphone Ever – Rumors of Larger Screen | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

According to this article, rumor has it the Apple iPhone 6 is set to come out in September of 2014. There are two different iPhone 6 versions that will debut. One is said to be 4.7 inches and the other 5.5 inch...

iCloud Storage That Goes Where You Go – iCloud for Music, Photos, and Documents | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

If you’re an apple product owner then iCloud is a must for you.  iCloud allows you to access all your music, photos, and documents from whatever apple device you are on, as well as over the internet.  If you ow...

Nest The Learning Thermostat – Online and Smartphone App Home Thermostat | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

Being a techy I love adding new devices to my home.  My most recent addition is the Nest thermostat.  This little device was easy to install, setup, and it was painless trying to figure out how to turn it on, o...

Routers: Netgears Nighthawk Smart Wifi Router: Video Streaming – Lag Free Gaming | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

When it come’s to wifi access, everyone needs to have a good router.  I have the Nighthawk Smart Wifi router myself.  I purchased this one because I do a lot of video streaming of movies from Netflix, PCs...

Air Video for Apple TV-Instant Video Streaming from Apple Devices

Do you have an Apple TV?  Do you like watching movies?  You can instantly stream vidoes from your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch to your Apple TV.  You don’t have to worry about converting those files, just select an...

Google Drive – All your files, ready where you are

Google drive allows you to store any file you want, and starts off giving you 15gb of free storage.  You can access your files on your computer, smartphone or tablet.  You can easily share files and collaborate...

eVe-The Fastest Solar Powered Vehicle

A group of students with the University of New South Wales have built an electric car that currently holds the record for the fastest solar powered vehicle.  In 2011, they built a car that was able to reach 55m...

Google Fiber-Coming To Charlotte, NC

City officials have created a plan to bring Google Fiber to the city of Charlotte.  The cables are in place over thousands of miles, but now the city just requires the approval of Google Fiber to proceed.  The ...