Layer 3 IT Blog

Layer 3 IT has been serving the Turlock area since 2003, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Meet Our Staff: Kara Bottler

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Thank you for calling Layer 3 IT, this is Kara!

Yep, that bubbly voice you hear on the other end of the line when you call in is Kara. She just has a way of making you feel at ease.

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Meet Our Staff: Joshua Miller

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When you meet Joshua for the first time you get an overwhelming sense of calm and quiet professionalism. But as you get to know him you’ll find that he’s still a calm and quiet professional with a great sense of humor and a heart for helping and teaching people. Our quiet and calm Systems Engineer has been with Layer 3 IT for two years and has been an instrumental part of our growth during that time.

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Meet the Staff: Danny Thompson, Our CEO

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Danny is our “analytical” guy. As a seasoned IT Professional, Danny is able to maintain a unique perspective throughout complex projects and he values the importance of processes and procedures. He likes to implement processes but is also flexible enough to embrace change (after some prying). Danny is very strong-willed and “fail” is not in his vocabulary.

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Tip of the Week: Netflix Now Lets You Download Videos for Offline Viewing

Tip of the Week: Netflix Now Lets You Download Videos for Offline Viewing

The development of Netflix was revolutionary for its time, allowing users to stream a plethora of great television shows and movies on a whim. Nowadays, Netflix continues to innovate and create ways for users to take their services to places where they never thought possible. One example is taking Netflix on a flight, where the Wi-Fi is either completely unavailable, or too slow or expensive to be worth using. Netflix now allows users to download videos for offline viewing via its mobile app.

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How Vizio Got Busted for Spying on Its Customers

How Vizio Got Busted for Spying on Its Customers

What have you watched on TV lately? Actually, never mind; if you don’t want to tell us, we can just ask Vizio. Relax--we’re not actually going through with this, but the fact remains that 11 million owners of Vizio televisions had their viewing habits tracked by the manufacturer. Were you one of them?

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