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Why Do Computers Slow Down Over Time?

Remember the awe you felt when you turned on your new computer and it loaded in a flash? Your computer was the envy of your friends and you weren’t afraid to bathe in that glory. Button on, ready to go, those were the days!

After a year or two though, it doesn’t seem to be quite […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

11 Reasons To Upgrade to Office 365 Today

With Office 365, it seems common sense has finally prevailed, giving business the changes they actually want. It’s still Office, and your staff will still know exactly how to work it, but they’ll get so much more done.

1. The whole Mac/Windows drama is over

Office 365 brings with it a stack of benefits, but perhaps the […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

Should You REALLY Click That Upgrade?

That pop up just won’t leave. It’s been hounding you to upgrade your software and clearly, it has zero intention of giving you a moment’s rest. That software wants to be upgraded and it wants it now.

With a grudging sigh, you click and let it upgrade in the background. Maybe now it will let you […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

How To Protect Your Children While They’re Online These Holidays

Now that the school holidays have finally started, children have all the time in the world to spend with their best friend: Technology.

Waking early to sneak in a couple hours of Minecraft, Roblox, YouTube or Xbox…grabbing their ‘educational’ iPad and Facetiming a friend…sending emails and texts…it’s open season during school holidays!

Not just the younger children, […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

So how do you balance being social with staying safe?

People happily share their private information online, building robust libraries that can easily become a one-stop goldmine for fraudsters.

It’s not exactly the intention everyone has when they sign up, as the whole point of Facebook is to share your life with your friends. It hooks us into a global community and the experience does depend […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

5 things you can do with your computer to keep it safer .. for free

You get what you pay for yes, but these tools can help

5 things you can do with your computer to keep it safer .. for free
If you are a client of mine, then you have heard me say it more than once.
“You get what you pay for”
And yes, that is true. Paid services will beat […]

By |July 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments