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Microsoft To End Windows 7 Mainstream Support in 2015
Microsoft has announced that Mainstream Support for its family of Windows 7 products will end on 13th January 2015 according to the computer giant's website. Read MorePublished by: Jon Hoare | Tagged: windows 7,end,support,2015
Open Source Software Alternatives For Businesses
If you are willing to forgo vendor support then there are some great Open Source alternatives to the most popular licensed business software on the market. Read MorePublished by: Jon Hoare | Tagged: open source,emails,documents,crm,accounting,pdfs,image manipulation
Could Your Next Business Laptop Be A Hybrid?
We thought we'd take a look at the revolution taking place with laptop/tablet hybrids and whether your next business laptop could be a hybrid? Read MorePublished by: Toby Hoare | Tagged: yoga pad 2,surface pro 3,aspire switch 10,hybrid,laptop,tablet
How To Use Free Wi-Fi As A Marketing Tool
Do you own a business where you see a lot of footfall? Could you be benefiting from offering free Wi-Fi to customers? Do you offer free Wi-Fi but don't see any return? Here's our quick guide to using free Wi-Fi as a marketing tool. Read MorePublished by: Toby Hoare | Tagged: free,wi-fi,advertise,customers
Do You Actually Own Your Business Domain Name?
There is quite a worrying trend emerging from a few of the businesses we provide IT support for. It is about the question of domain name ownership and how your business domain name was registered when you had your website developed. Read MorePublished by: Toby Hoare | Tagged: domain,name,business,trend
Could You Benefit From Unified Wi-Fi?
Is your Wi-Fi connection unreliable? Do you run a large premises and your router is struggling or unable to cover the whole area with a strong Wi-Fi signal? Do you have many mobile devices all requiring a Wi-Fi connection simultaneously? Read MorePublished by: Nick Tuftnell | Tagged: unified,wi-fi,access,points
Is BYOD A Threat To Your Business?
BYOD or Bring Your Own Device has been around in some form or another for many years. Whatever element of BYOD your business operates it is worth considering the hidden costs and risks that this policy throws up. Read MorePublished by: Toby Hoare | Tagged: boyd,threat,business,device
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Available For UK Pre-Order
The brand new (and third) incarnation of Microsoft's tablet/laptop hybrid will be available in the UK from 28/08/2014 according to the tech giant's website. Read MorePublished by: Jon Hoare | Tagged: microsoft,surface,pro,3,pre-order,uk
Top Ten IT Mistakes That Could Cost You Money
IT can be expensive - this is a fact that many businesses have to come to terms with as they grow. But trying to avoid the outlays associated with business IT can end up costing a business much more. Read MorePublished by: Toby Hoare | Tagged: top. 10,mistakes,cost,money
What Are The Options For Encrypting Laptops?
If you work in a highly secure environment, the safety of the data you generate and use is clearly of the utmost importance. If you use a laptop there is a risk that it may be lost or stolen but you want your data to remain secure, so what are your options? Read MorePublished by: Nick Tuftnell | Tagged: encryption,laptops,options