Hardware for business: how to purchase the gear you need

If you’re not an IT specialist, managing and purchasing hardware for your business can be a real challenge. How do you know what you actually need? Are there better options out there? Have you considered both major and minor hardware? Are you able to replace any of your hardware with cloud-based software?

We’re here to […]

What happens when you turn on your computer?

You probably do it almost every day, but what happens when you turn on your computer? What’s going on in the background after you initiate the bootup process?

In this article, we’ll answer this question and take a close look at the start-up process. Let’s jump right into it.
Step 1: the hardware powers up
You’ve pressed […]

Introducing 8K TV: Everything you need to know

It seems like we’ve barely begun the switch to 4K, and now 8K TVs have already hit the market. So, are they worth the extra cost? Could you benefit from an 8K TV? In this article, we’ve put together everything you need to know about this new technology.
What is 8K TV?
Many people mistakenly assume […]

The best way to organise computer files and folders

Working effectively is just about impossible on a cluttered or messy desk. But it’s not just physical messes that can hinder productivity.

The proper organisation of your digital files, folders, and documents is a simple, often overlooked part of owning and working efficiently on a computer. A lack of structure can make it difficult and […]

3 compelling reasons to avoid all-in-one computers

Over the past five years or so, all-in-one (AIO) computers have made their mark on the market. Interestingly, while overall PC sales declined, AIOs have gained ground despite their higher price tag.

So, if you’re looking to buy a new computer, should you consider all-in-one computers? We don’t think so, and in this article, we’ll […]

How to downgrade macOS to an older version

Have you recently upgraded your macOS to Mojave? Are you regretting the decision, and wanting to go back to High Sierra, Sierra, or an older version? Apple doesn’t necessarily make it easy to downgrade, but it is possible.

In this article, we’ll share the downgrading process – so you can revert back to your favourite […]

What to do if someone hacks your Microsoft Office 365 account

Office 365 is an excellent tool to use in your organisation – or at home. Not only will this versatile software suite save you time and boost productivity, but it also makes collaboration and file sharing easier than ever. You can read more about the benefits of Microsoft Office 365 here.

The thing is, as […]

6 ways to speed up Windows 10

Just like PC hardware gets faster and faster, so too does the software running it – including Windows 10. If you’re upgrading from Windows 7 or earlier, you’ll notice a huge jump in performance when switching to Windows 10.

That being said, there are a few quick changes you can make to optimise the functionality […]

The best streaming service in Australia: Netflix, Stan, Amazon Prime, or Foxtel Now?

Streaming services have become commonplace in Australian homes. Now, Aussies have a whole host of media streaming services to choose from, the most popular options being Netflix, Stan, Amazon Prime, and Foxtel Now.

The question is, which is the best streaming service in Australia? If you’re only going to subscribe to one, which will offer […]

7 ways to improve your laptop’s battery life

Did you know that there are a few tips, tweaks, and tricks you can try to improve your laptop’s battery life? What’s more, these tricks even work for laptops that don’t allow you to remove and replace the battery.

So, if you’re sick and tired of your laptop dying on you, give the following strategies […]