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Alpha Dog Systems will be CLOSED July 4th

We will be closed Monday, July 4th, to celebrate the holiday with friends and family. We hope you all have a wonderful Fourth of July this year! Enjoy the fireworks, stay safe, and keep your pets inside while the fireworks are going on. Our fur friends don't like the...

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Windows PC users should uninstall QuickTime immediately

If you have iTunes installed, you probably have QuickTime installed as well. Most of the time, this program is unnecessary, but some third-party audio/video tools rely on it. Unfortunately, the US government and TrendMicro are both recommending that all Windows users...

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Welcome to the NEW Alpha Dog Systems Website

In preparation for the Fruita Business Expo coming up on April 7th, we've re-designed and revamped our website! We've combined three sites (alphadogsystems.com, alphadog.media, and alphadogsites.com) into one site showcasing everything Alpha Dog Systems can do. We've...

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How to Avoid “Locky” Ransomware

As you may have heard, there's a new kid in town in the virus community. "Locky" is another iteration of what is known as "ransomware". Ransomware infects your computer, encrypts your important documents and files, and then asks you to pay a ransom to get them...

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Phishing Emails from Friends

phish·ing ˈfiSHiNG/ noun The activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company. "phishing exercises in which criminals create replicas of commercial Web sites" The attempt to acquire sensitive information such...

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Outlook Email Phishing Scam

Have you recently received an email that looks like this? This is a perfect example of a "phishing" email. They're trying to convince you that "There's something wrong with your Microsoft account, and OMG PLEASE CLICK ON THAT LINK". However, if you look closely,...

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Alpha Dog Sites

Check out our new page at alphadogsites.com! Why did we make a separate site? To showcase what you can do with a SINGLE page website. Visit the website for detailed information on site building and pricing for our custom WordPress websites. Every business needs a...

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Snow Day

Snow day? You bet! School's called off for the day, and driving is nasty. Stay home if you can, and if you can't...  be careful! Alpha Dog Systems is here for you today, snow day or not. If you need us on site, we'll be there. But before you call, think, "Is this...

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