What to do with your old computer

All computers eventually come to the end of their lifespan. When this happens, you’ll be left with a seemingly useless piece of technology. You could leave it to gather dust in your wardrobe – or you could put it to good use.

Here are ten ways you can use an old computer to better your […]

10 significant benefits of fibre internet for business

Whatever your business operation, a fibre-optic internet connection can deliver substantial benefits. Online business tools such as cloud storage and backup, virtual phone systems, video conference calls, and more become a whole lot easier when your connection is fast, strong, and reliable.

Because this technology is fairly new, we thought it’d be a good idea […]

What are Sonos speakers?

Sonos is now a world-leader in the home audio industry. Sonos speakers offer high-quality sound and a myriad of streaming and configuration options. And now, Sonos manufactures a ‘smart speaker’ called Sonos One, that behaves much like Amazon’s Alexa.

So, what are Sonos speakers? How can you use them in your home? What are the […]

What is a VPN and do I need one?

What is a VPN? Do you need a VPN? In this article, we’ll answer these questions.

Put simply, a VPN – or Virtual Private Network – allows you to form a secure connection to another network via the internet. Typical uses include increased privacy, access to region-restricted websites, and more.

Let’s take a look in more […]

The best online backup services

Online backup services can benefit the everyday computer user – as well as small businesses – for many reasons: they are convenient, secure, and immune to natural disasters.

Because of their popularity, the market is saturated with companies offering cloud-based backup. In this article, we’ll share with you the three best online backup services in […]

Virtual phone systems: why your business needs one

Does your business use a virtual phone system? If not, it’s time to make the change. Virtual phone systems have taken the business world by storm, completely revolutionising the way you, your staff, and your clients communicate in the modern workplace.

Most of us don’t have the time or patience to deal with clunky hardware, […]

How to take better photos with your phone

As the saying goes, the best camera is the one you have with you! These days, the quality of your smartphone’s camera probably rivals that of many point-and-shoots – that is, if you know how to use it properly.

If you’re on a mission to take better photos with your phone, we can help. In […]

PUPs: What is a Potentially Unwanted Program?

Has your anti-virus software popped up while you were installing a program with a message about a ‘Potentially Unwanted Program’ or PUP? If so, the good news is your anti-virus software is working. But, you might be left wondering, what is a Potentially Unwanted Program?

In this article, we’ll answer that question and explain the […]

Office 365 vs Google Suite: Which is better for your business?

Office 365 and G Suite both offer an extensive array of productivity, collaboration, and networking tools for businesses. It’s understandable that you may be tossing up between the two.

Put simply, Office 365 is more powerful than Google Suite, and Google Suite is more user-friendly than Office 365. Which you choose will depend on your […]

What is the Blue Screen of Death?

Concerned computer users often ask, “What is the Blue Screen of Death, what causes it, and how can I fix it?”

The Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) is an unwelcome sight. It appears when Windows encounters a critical system error from which it cannot recover. This is often caused by crashed drivers or faulty hardware.

In […]