Sky’s Android Apps Hacked

So it seems Sky is the latest victim of the Syrian Electronic Army. Early today they released that their Android Apps had being hacked, and are advising you to uninstall the apps until they are safe again. To uninstall the…
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Phishing Email from Vodafone

While checking my email I noticed an email from Vodafone, which had the subject heading ‘Importance Notice About Your Vodafone Account’. On checking the message I discovered it to be a phishing attack. I first suspected this due to the…
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Blue Screen of Death Windows 7 – KB2823324

Microsoft is investigating behaviour where systems may not recover from a restart, or applications cannot load, after security update 2823324 is applied. We recommend that you uninstall this update. As an added precaution, Microsoft has removed update while they investigate…
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Patch Tuesday

What is patch Tuesday? Patch Tuesday is the day when Microsoft releases security updates for your computer that can help fix flaws and other vulnerabilities. Patch Tuesday is normally on the second Tuesday of each month, and normally released around…
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Still Running Windows XP?

The countdown has started. Microsoft are going to stop supporting XP. End of life from the 8 April 2014 . This means, no more security updates. This will make it easier to hackers and viruses to infect your computer. Even…
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Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts

Below is a a few keyboard shortcuts to help you work faster and more efficiently on Windows 8. You can also download it as a PDF if you wish by clicking here. Windows Key + C Displays Charms menu. Windows…
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Microsoft Windows 7 Service Patch 1

From the 9th April 2013 if you don’t have Service Patch 1 installed on your computer. Windows Updates will fail to install any security and performance updates for your computer. Service Pack 1 came out about two years ago, so…
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Sky Email Changes

Do you have a Sky Email Address? Well things are changing. Sky has recently teamed up with Yahoo! to provide the Sky Email Service. They are currently using Google Apps to provide email, but from April 2013 Yahoo! will be…
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What If You Lost all your Files?

When was the last time you backed up your documents, pictures, music and other important files? Just think about all the precious baby videos, financial documents, letters, business emails and wedding photos you have on your computer that could be…
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Java Update

Over the weekend there was a few reported security vulnerability’s in Java. An update has now being released to fix the vulnerability. But we are recommend that you disable Java unless you really need it. First we need to check…
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Technology Predictions for 2013

So 2012 is slowly becoming a distant memory and yet another year is starting, We have made a few technology predictions for 2013 on things which we expect to happen.   Cloud Services will continue to grow and become a…
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Happy New Year

We would like to wish all our customers a happy new year for 2013.
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Merry Christmas

We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas. We will be closed on Christmas Day & Boxing Day, but will be available on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th by appointment only.
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Moving Your Computer It’s Switched On

We strongly recommend that when you are moving your laptop or computer that your turn it off before you move it. Moving the computer when it’s switched on could causes damage to the hard drive; loss of data and a…
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Shutdown Button

Would you like to be able to shutdown your computer, with a simple click instead a several? Well here is how you do it.   Step 1 Right click on your desktop and then go down to new and click…
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Open Office

When you start your computer does Open Office start automatically? This is very simple to fix.   Go to the system tray on your computer, which is normally in the bottom right, next to the clock, you will see several…
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Software Updates

Updating your software may not be the most exciting subject, but it does help reduce the change of virus infections. Do you keep seeing windows like these being displayed? And wonder if these are safe to install? The answer is…
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How to Save a File as a PDF

To convert a file to a PDF please follow the instructions below. To Download Go to http://www.primopdf.com/ Download the free version (it will take you to cnet.com to download this file – this is safe) now click download (again) Once…
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