Everything you need to know about full-fibre broadband

2020-06-30T17:06:52+00:00June 30th, 2020|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , , , |

Everything you need to know about full-fibre broadband Everything is online these days. Whether you’re filling in a form for the government, looking up a recipe or just chilling out with some popcorn-popping entertainment, chances are you’re doing it on the internet. From dial-up to broadband If you’re of a certain age, you may [...]

Can mobile phones get viruses?

2020-06-24T17:35:38+00:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , |

Can mobile phones get viruses? Mobile devices are one of the greatest conveniences of the 21st century but, as anyone familiar with security will know, convenience and security do not always go hand in hand. While they may, technically speaking, be largely resistant to viruses (malware that can replicate itself), they are very much [...]

What you need to know about device drivers and IT security

2020-06-22T12:09:47+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , , |

What you need to know about device drivers and IT security The 2017 WannaCry attack provided a case study in the importance of keeping operating systems updated and many companies (large and small) found themselves hastily updating their updates policy in the light of this event. While it is, clearly, necessary to keep operating [...]

Don’t get ‘cyber-mugged’ on holiday this summer

2019-01-02T17:29:41+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , |

Don't get 'cyber-mugged' on holiday this summer At this time of year, it’s all about going away on holiday and having the time of our lives. These days, our phones and other devices are integral to our vacation experience, whether that’s Instagramming pics of the local architecture or checking Twitter on the beach. We [...]

What to do with old computer equipment

2017-10-19T14:37:24+00:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , |

What to do with old computer equipment Once you’ve been in business for a while, you’re going to find yourself upgrading computer equipment, which begs the question of what to do with the old equipment. Here are 6 suggestions on what to do with your out-of-date gear. Repurpose it Arguably your first course of [...]