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We Made the MSP Pioneer 250 List!

Yesterday, CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named Smart Dolphins IT Solutions on its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering...
Use this Site to Check for Email Breaches

Use this Site to Check for Email Breaches

Want to know if your information has been breached? Check out Have I Been Pwned: https://haveibeenpwned.com Created by Security Developer, Troy Hunt, this FREE resource allows anyone to see if their information has been put at risk. I had my colleague, Meghan try it...

Our Podtionary

You’ve probably seen our smart cars with fins cruising around Victoria or maybe even met a Dolphin or two over the years. Not surprisingly, our references to one particular aquatic mammal doesn’t stop there. We’ve developed an entire PODTIONARY and we thought we’d...
Free up Space on your iPhone!

Free up Space on your iPhone!

If you’re an iPhone user, you may find that over time, even if you do not add more apps or videos, you start to run low on available space. The culprit particularly with social media apps and text message/imessage is something stored called “Documents and Data.”...

Why Outsource your IT?

There are a variety of reasons why organizations outsource their IT. Here’s the top 4 reasons we think you should consider: Productivity. Productivity. Productivity. Smart Dolphins help professionals be productive. Whether we’re implementing a new software...
Boost your Productivity with Focus@Will

Boost your Productivity with Focus@Will

Many people listen to music while working. Personally, this is one area where I have had trouble mixing work and pleasure. Music is great, but I found it problematic to listen to my personal music library while working – it was distracting. I’d either get distracted...
Track your Time with ManicTime

Track your Time with ManicTime

ManicTime is time tracking software that runs in the background on your computer. If you’re like me, you spend most of your day at your computer. ManicTime gives me lots of useful information about what I have spent my time on. Having this data, helps me stay...
Pomodoro Productivity

Pomodoro Productivity

Simple Pomodoro is a simple time management Chrome extension that allows you to quickly set a timer for tasks. Just install the extension here and set the timer (in five minute increments) while working on a task and it will pop up when your time is up. The Pomodoro...

The Smart Dolphins Service Desk

The service desk is the most familiar area of the IT support business. A client contacts a service desk representative when they perceive a need, usually when something is broken or when there is a change in the business (i.e. a new computer is added to the network...
Get a Glimpse with Glympse

Get a Glimpse with Glympse

Meeting up with somebody and want to keep them abreast of your location and ETA? Glympse allows you to share your current location in real-time with anyone you choose via email, SMS, Facebook or Twitter. Recipients don’t need to download the app to view and your...