Posts In The NEWS Category

3D Printed Homes - Is This The Future of Housing?

3D Printing Future If you’re into tech and scroll through your social feeds on any given day, chances are you’ve seen something related to new 3D printing technology. The advances come in many forms, some are for the medical ...
Wednesday June 27th, 2018

The Armor Techs Crash Course for E3 2018

It's that time of year again, when video game developers from around the world gather in Los Angeles to give us news and a sneak peek into what they're working on and what new titles we can expect to see in the coming year. Thi...
Thursday June 7th, 2018

THE NEW GMAIL: Google Is Breathing New Life into Email

DO MORE WITHOUT LEAVING YOUR INBOX The refreshed design is appearing for Gmail users on the web, bringing it closer to the company’s tweaks for Gmail on mobile devices. Google is implementing smart replies for Gmail on the web,...
Thursday May 24th, 2018

The Business of I.T. and Time Relativity: A Brief History of Armor

To start a business or not to start a business, that is... not the question. The real question is do you want to learn the hard way or the right way? — David Galica Over the span of 15 years, Armor Techs has evolved into the divers...
Friday March 16th, 2018

New Name, same Techs, tougher I.T. Service

Snare Systems, over the years, has developed into a wide range of IT solutions for business and home users. Therefore, we have grown into Armor Technologies. We have two main divisions of our company. The first is the Tech & Repair Shop...
Tuesday November 1st, 2016

LINE-X Dominator and Armor Laptop Raffle

The DOMINATOR, a tornado intercept vehicle is coming to town. LineX of Greater Illinois is hosting an event at DeKalb Sycamore Chevrolet Cadillac GMC where you can see the Line-X coated storm chasing vehicle first hand.Armor Technologies wi...
Wednesday October 26th, 2016

New products in store and online!

Armor Technologies has recently expanded the number of products we have available to our customers! In store: We have more products available in the store and have also added an online shopping cart! Some of the products we have available...
Tuesday October 25th, 2016

TEXT ARMOR TO 36000

Sign up for Armor Deals by texting ARMOR to 36000. We will be putting out coupons for deals on repair and on parts and cables. Next week we will be putting out an Armor Deal for $12.00, 10ft HDMI Cables!!!! Sign up now!!! ...
Friday October 14th, 2016

Open in Rochelle

Armor Technologies is now also open in Rochelle Illinois to continue to offer I.T. Repair solutions for the area. We are fixing PC, MAC, Server, Laptop, and Desktop Computers, Cell Phones, Game Consoles, and some general electronics. We als...
Sunday October 9th, 2016

Soft Business

The only constant in the business world now is the fluid nature of the change itself. Modern business practices are changing to meet the demands for better return on investment, as well as improved customers satisfaction. Technology has adv...
Friday September 16th, 2016

Technically Creative

Armor Technologies was founded 12 years ago in the City of DeKalb as Snare Systems. A repair shop in its earliest days, Armor, under its former name Snare Systems, quickly began to expand the range of the services it offered. Armor has evol...
Thursday September 15th, 2016

Process Improvement with 5s and Armor

A successful business can still be unprofitable. When a company has implemented and institutionalized a system of waste as part of its business model, then external productivity may not be enough to keep it growing. 5S is a commonly used to...
Wednesday September 14th, 2016

Composition

Composition or The Importance of Framing Composition is one of the most important aspects of film, and it is one of the easiest for beginners to overlook. Have you ever seen someone doing that thing where they frame a shot using their ha...
Monday September 12th, 2016

What should I.T. cost? Don’t Get Over Sold.

This question is a common problem in the computer and web arena with a number of shops to choose from.  At home you need your computers and mobile devices up to speed and at work you need your tech running at top speed and your website...
Wednesday September 7th, 2016

What is an Armor Tech?

So what is an Armor Tech? An Armor Tech is a technician that is always in training on current technology and is required to have a certain set of skills.  The list of skills is based on Problem Solving, Work Ethic, Customer Service, an...
Tuesday September 6th, 2016

Have You Met the A-Team?

Have you met some of the A-Team?  Between Rochelle, DeKalb and Geneva there are several Technicians, Designers, Programmers, and the Support Staff that manages and keeps the shop going day to day.  Get to know Toni and Linda. ...
Wednesday August 31st, 2016

Go Mobile or Go Home

 Go Mobile or Go Home The mobile user evolution has become a driving force in online commerce in recent years. Google has tried to address this trend by altering its algorithms to favor sites that are optimized for mobile responsivene...
Tuesday August 30th, 2016

Keep I.T. Local

Why keep your IT local? In today’s market, we know that our customers have options. IT companies saturate the market and offer more and more for a bargain.  Foreign companies offer services at below-market rates, and, while not e...
Monday August 29th, 2016