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iOS

Face it the new iPhone is all screen and all smarts

The next generation of iPhone® is here. Screens are bigger, technology is better and pricing is up, down and sideways, depending on your enthusiasm and budget.

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iOS

Apple Watch Series 4 designed to motivate and protect

Apple Watch® Series 4 has been fundamentally redesigned and reengineered to help wearers stay active and healthy and certainly connected. The new models are 1.1mm thinner and the all-new displays are larger.

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Security

Introducing KnowBe4 from CranstonIT Security awareness your entire organization needs.

CranstonIT is pleased to announce a new service to help your users address IT security, perhaps the biggest challenge facing organizations today.

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Hardware

Apple injects more Pro in the new MacBook Pro

With faster performance and enhanced professional features, Apple® has dubbed its new MacBook Pro® the most advanced Mac® notebook ever.

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General

Enhance your business with outsourced IT support

IT support has changed. Break-fix solutions no longer apply. As your IT environment grows and becomes more complex, the concept of depending on IT support only when needed is no longer sufficient.

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Security

Why you should always keep Find My iPhone enabled

Find My iPhone is an app that helps you find not only your iPhone, but your misplaced iPad®, iPod touch®, Apple Watch®, AirPods® or even your Mac®.

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Hardware

tvOS 12 takes 4K cinematic experience to new heights

Although Apple TV® often receives less attention than Apple's other platforms, it still gains new capabilities with tvOS 12.

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iOS

iOS 12 - addresses notifications, security, privacy and more

Getting too many notifications? With just a swipe, iOS 12 lets you group notifications from each app together and gives you the ability to manage notifications from the lock screen. Plus, a new feature called Instant Tuning helps you reduce the number of notifications you see, right from the Lock screen.

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iOS

Apple Watch bulks up, speaks up with watchOS 5

Apple’s preview of watchOS 5 demonstrated a significant update to the world’s most popular watch. And as most wearers focus on fitness and communication, Apple Watch® will become an even stronger companion to the healthy and connected with a host of new features.

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iOS

iOS 12 - improves performance, fosters family fun

iOS 12 enables new user experiences that just weren’t possible before, according to Apple, as well as makes everyday tasks faster, more responsive and just plain fun.

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Macintosh

Apple Introduces macOS Mojave

macOS Mojave has been previewed by Apple as the latest version of the world’s most advanced desktop operating system, with updates inspired by professionals but designed for everyone.

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Macintosh

Trash talk: A deeper dive into the Mac Trash Can

If you think everyone knows how to take out the trash, you would be mistaken. That’s because the Trash Can embedded in your macOS® is not your father’s trash can, and works very differently in macOS® than in any other operating system.

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Software

Slack brings all your communications together

Slack’s goal is to unify your entire team’s communications with seamlessly integrated apps that help streamline workflow. It bundles colleagues, files, messages and calls all in one place. Slack has apps for macOS®, iOS, Windows and Android, and isn’t conceptually all that different from the popular Messages® app from Apple®.

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Software

Kerio Connect Offers Features, Function and Reliability in an Affordable Mail Server

The days before email became essential to doing business seem like a theme for a documentary on the History Channel. Gone are the days when businesses relied solely on snail mail and phone calls to communicate. Email is a critical component to business success and the ability for your mail server to multitask is just as important.

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Case Studies

Pittsburgh, PA based Patete Kitchens thrives with Apple Computer Support

Patete Kitchens in Pittsburgh, PA is an all Mac shop, one that started with the original blue iMac and iBook Apple computers. They needed the best in computer support and managed services for macOS platform.

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Case Studies

Pittsburgh Success: Backed by quality macintosh computer support, êlizur redefines the markets it help

Pittsburgh PA based êlizur reconfigured its technology landscape to meet the demands of the healthcare industry. With the help of CranstonIT’s guidance, the company is now equipped with servers, macintosh Mac computer and iPad and iPhone devices. 

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Case Studies

Success Story: Gymkhana Gymnastics sticks its landing with FileMaker, Apple and CranstonIT

“CranstonIT’s timely software updates keep us running smoothly, and their automation of our backups ensures we maintain our data and avoid potentially catastrophic losses,”

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FileMaker

Keeping up? Create custom apps to automate tedious business processes

As companies expand, existing workflow processes don’t always keep up — especially if you are still relying on spreadsheets, word documents or even paper.

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FileMaker

Integrate Slack into your FileMaker App for Instant Notifications

Keep your whole team up to date by integrating Slack into FileMaker. Use notifications in Slack to keep you and your team up to date where ever you are.

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