21st Century Blackmail

Jul
2
2017
ransomware

With all the news about Cyberweapons and Cryptoware, all the attacks with Petya and Wannacry. It’s important to be educated and prepared for these types of attacks. Here are some quick tips.   1) What is Ransomware? Ransomware has one goal: make money. It’s the biggest technology crime in today’s world, and continues to grow […]

Software Updates: Why you should care.

Jun
22
2017

  Every piece of software has security holes. It’s a product of people wanting to break or “hack” into software. Be it financial gain, malicious intent, or even by accident; new security vulnerabilities are constantly being discovered. You can think of vulnerabilities as a “hole” in your software. Once found, these holes can be used […]

SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Jun
1
2017
SharePoint Logo

What is SharePoint Online? SharePoint is a Content Management System (CMS) which allows you to create “Intranet” websites for your users to access documents, calendars, announcements, and much more. An Intranet website provides a central location for your business users and potentially even customers that is not publicly accessible, meaning you must sign in to be able […]

Office 365 Quick Overview

May
19
2017
Office 365 Logo

Office 365 can be a bit overwhelming. Let’s break it down and simplify the core features and functionality. Let’s break down the three tiers of service offered before we dive deeper into the individual applications and services… Office 365 Business: At $8.25 user / month, this tier offers users the office Desktop apps we have all […]

Jordan M. Job Family Dentistry Website

May
1
2017
Job DDS Dental Website Teaser

Job Dentistry was looking for a clean, easy to navigate, website that incorporated the colors of their logo. Syncura helped them come up with a design that was minimal and right to the point. A programming connection from their website to their Facebook Business page pulls news stories and posts from Facebook directly onto their home page.

Opportunity Knocks Door Company Website

Mar
1
2017
Opportunity Knocks Door Company Website Teaser

Opportunity Knocks Door Company was interested in upgrading their current website as well as repairing their broken mobile website. Syncura was able to achieve both with a low cost solution to create a new website with responsive design. Opportunity Knocks’ website features a slow animating banner/header image that compliments the manufacturing industry.

Simplifying High DPI Image Sprites with Sass

Jan
26
2017
Social Media Image Sprite High Quality

About Image Sprites Image sprites are images that consist of images inside them.  Web designers often use image sprites because they decrease the load time of web pages, speed up the design process, and reduce clutter.  Using CSS, you can define which part of the image sprite to display, also known as a sprite tween.  […]

How to Make an Animated Hamburger Menu Icon

Jan
19
2017
Animate From Hamburger Icon to X Icon

Introduction I’m sure you’ve seen the 3 horizontal bar image on mobile websites used to access the menu – another term for this image, is the hamburger menu icon.  These icons are used to save space and they’re universally understood to open a menu of some sort.  Today, I’ll show you how to animate one […]