Switching to the NBN: What to Consider and What to Expect

The Australian National Broadband Network (NBN) has garnered its fair share of negative press over the last few years. But is it all bad? Should you be cautious about making the switch?

In this article, we’ll go through the key points you should consider when switching to the NBN. Then, we’ll talk about what you […]

Tips for Building a Home Network

How many Internet-connected devices do you have in your home? Consider laptops, smartphones, desktops, smart TVs, TV boxes (such as Apple TV), gaming consoles, NAS devices, tablets, and more.

If you answered more than 10 – your household is completely normal.

In today’s connected world, our home networks connect a plethora of devices. Unfortunately, as this […]

How to Find Your Wi-Fi Password If You’ve Forgotten It

If you connected your devices to your Wi-Fi network a long time ago, chances are you don’t remember the password. The good news is, locating the correct password is pretty quick and easy, even if you’ve changed it from the default.

In this article, we’ll walk you through how to find your Wi-Fi password on […]

How to Spot Phishing Emails: 5 Tell-Tale Signs

Every year, phishing emails become a greater problem. Between January and September 2017, phishing emails have cost Australians over $85,000. That’s almost $20,000 more than the entirety of 2016.

Learning how to spot phishing emails is essential. One click can truly be the difference between keeping your personal data safe, and serious financial loss.

In this […]

6 Reasons to Use NAS for Data Storage and Backup

There’s no denying it – more and more of our digital lives are moving onto the cloud. While there are a whole host of benefits that come along with cloud computing, it’s only natural to feel a little apprehensive sharing all of your data with a third-party company.

If only there was a way to […]

7 Things to Do When You First Get an iPhone

Just got a new iPhone? Congratulations. We bet you’re excited to get started.

If you’re looking for a little assistance setting things up, you’ve landed in the right place. In this article, we’ll share with you 7 things you should do when first get your iPhone. This applies to any model too – whether you’ve […]

The Difference Between Memory and Storage

Memory and storage – these computer terms are often used interchangeably. The truth is, they are two very different things.

In this article, we’ll explain in plain English the difference between memory and storage. We’ll look at how the two work together, and how they affect your computer’s overall performance.
What is Computer Memory?
Computer memory is […]

2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi: What’s the Difference?

Are you ready to replace your old router? Have you been shopping around, trying to find a router that will deliver maximum speeds?

Chances are you’ve come across some pretty complex technical jargon in the process. This article will focus on the terms ‘2.4 GHz Wi-Fi’, ‘5 GHz Wi-Fi’, and ‘dual band’. If you understand […]

9 Reasons to Upgrade to Microsoft Office 365 Today

Considering making the switch to Microsoft Office 365? Don’t wait.

Boost your productivity, make work easier for you and your staff, and cancel a bunch of your third-party subscriptions today. Once you upgrade to Office 365, you’ll never look back.

Here are 9 reasons to start using Microsoft Office 365 right now.
1. Microsoft Office 365 is […]

The Average Lifespan of a Hard Drive

Within about 5 years, your hard drive will break. There’s no stopping it. When exactly depends on how you use your computer, the storage capacity of the hard drive, and a few other key factors.

In this article, we’ll look at the function of a hard drive, how long it will last, and the common […]