• What is GDPR?

    8th February 2018

    In 1998 the Data protection act was passed by parliament to control the way information is handled and to give legal rights to people who have information stored about them. The act was passed in...

  • Tech Tip – Get Microsoft Edge on Android

    6th February 2018

    With the Microsoft Edge browser for Android you can Sync passwords, favourites, and exchange data between your PC and Android phone. Here’s how to set it up: Download the Microsoft Edge App e.g. from Google...

  • Facebook For Children Launched

    21st December 2017

    Facebook has launched ‘Messenger Kids’. The standalone app on a ring-fenced network is targeted at young people for use on their tablets or smartphones but can be controlled from a parent’s Facebook account.

  • Tech Tip – Windows 10: Fix Search

    3rd November 2017

    If Windows Search can’t find files that you know are there somewhere, then you have the option to rebuild its index. Here’s how: Click on Start. Type index. Click on Indexing Options. On the Control...

  • Cyber Attackers

    11th October 2017

    Cyber attackers are becoming ever-more sophisticated in their attack methods, using the latest technologies, multi-layered attacks, and the use of social engineering. Ransomware is a popular tool because it is often relatively cheap to create...

  • What Is Ransomware?

    14th September 2017

    Ransomware is a form of malware that typically encrypts important files on the victim’s computer. The victim is then given a ransom demand, the payment of which should mean that the encrypted files can be...