Keeping your computer and Mobile Device issues to a minimum

Keeping your computer and Mobile Device issues to a minimum Over the years, we have been called to repair many computers and mobile devices issues for businesses and individuals but unfortunately, in many cases this has been a case of “closing the barn door after the horse has bolted”. I appreciate that “Device Preventative Maintenance” is something us IT geeks go keep going on about and that in reality many people  have every intention of […]

Phishing attacks on the increase

Phishing attacks on the increase PC and mobile users have for years been weary of email scams but now, online fraudsters are taking to more convincing and sophisticated methods to obtain your data, personal details and in some cases, your hard-earned income. In recent months, an increase has been noted using a method called Phishing. What is Phishing? Phishing is yet another email cyber threats we face daily, home and business should be extremely vigilant […]

Is working from home the new normal?

Is working from home the new normal? At the point of writing this article (August 2020), the business world had been turned upside down in order to survive. During March 2020, the Government announced a full lockdown due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and many businesses (from small traders to large corporates) suddenly found income source reduced to zero. Small retailers had to shut shops and therefore income by footfall was taken away. Large corporates suddenly […]

Common mistakes when using social media for business

Common mistakes when using social media for business Social media has changed our lives – many people still argue good and bad points about it but, without a shadow of doubt it is here to stay. It is now embedded into our way of life and the most used platforms on the Internet today. Many businesses – big and small use social media to promote their products or services to a vast audience, in real […]

The Importance of Data Backup

The Importance of Data Backup Unless you have suffered a data loss, you won’t fully appreciate the value of your data, photos, contacts, emails, and important documents till they are gone! Then it becomes a major issue and can be emotionally upsetting (you have lost valuable family photos) and your work and home life can be disrupted because you have lost valuable documents. With many companies now sending electronic documents instead of the good old-fashioned […]