How to clear your cache on any browser

Your browser history – a collection of every single page you have visited on the web – is stored indefinitely. And, if you hand your smartphone to your boss, share your laptop with a significant other, or forget to log out of your computer at work, this history could be used against you.

If you’re […]

How to set up parental controls

Do you ever worry about your children accessing inappropriate content online? While you can’t always be there looking over their shoulder, you can set up parental controls that block certain websites, text, and images.

In this article, we’ll share a few ways you can make the internet a safer, more positive place for your kids. […]

How to diagnose and repair an overheating laptop

Overheating is one of the most common issues affecting aging laptops. Unfortunately, many computer users don’t know how to diagnose the problem, and make the changes necessary to restore their laptop to proper working order.

This can result in a number of frustrating issues, including:

Slow performance
Program and application crashes
Frozen software
Data loss

In […]

3 types of broadband explained

Shopping around for a new internet plan? Finding the perfect contract for your unique circumstances isn’t always easy, especially if you’re not familiar with the confusing terminology used to describe the different broadband networks.

In this article, we’ll explain the three main types of broadband found in Australia in a simple, easy-to-understand way. No geek […]

How much does spam cost your business?

You already know that spam, viruses, and other malicious attacks on your business’s network are incredibly frustrating, and can put sensitive information at risk. But, have you ever considered how much an attack actually costs?

In the article, we’ll help you wrap your head around the many detrimental outcomes that can come from spam emails, […]

A Comprehensive 6-Step Guide to Buying a TV

As technology has advanced, the television market has become more complex. Sure – the picture quality is important. But now, there is so much more to consider.

From the type of screen to the “smart” capabilities, finding the best TV for your home can be daunting. To help with your search, we’ve put together this […]

How to Upgrade Your Computer with an SSD

Sick and tired of your slow computer? Want to boost speeds and improve performance? If your computer is a few years old, upgrading your hard drive to a solid-state drive (SSD) could be the perfect solution.

While upgrading your computer with an SSD can be a straightforward process, unless you are familiar with a computer’s […]

POP, IMAP, or Exchange: Which Type of Email Account Should You Use?

When securing an email account, you might come across a number account styles and systems, the most common being IMAP, POP, and Exchange. It’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with each of these, so you can get the most out of your email account.

In this article, we’ll look at each in more detail, […]

What to do when your Mac freezes

Like all computers, Macs run in cycles. Sometimes, software and applications get stuck in these cycles, causing the program – or in some cases your entire OS – to become unresponsive.

In this article, we’ll look at a few ways you can revive a frozen Mac. Let’s get right into it.
Determining the problem
Before we get […]

Why Upgrade Your PC’s RAM?

Slow computers are incredibly frustrating. The good news is, purchasing a whole new computer isn’t always necessary. You can improve your computer’s performance by upgrading the RAM.

Let’s have a closer look at what RAM is, and why it’s worth upgrading.
What is RAM?
RAM – random access memory – is used to store data currently being […]