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19 May 2017, by , in Free software, Comments off
It has been all over the news lately, the WannaCry Ransomware struck fear into organisations around the world. With huge attacks against global organisations like the NHS, how can one stay safe against the imminent threat of Ransomware? Before we go further, let’s define what Ransomware is: Ransomware is a category of malicious software designed...
3 March 2017, by , in Infographics, Comments off
Here we have an amazing infographic from the folks at the people counter website called Storetraffic.com that takes a look at how the internet has changed offline retail forever. The infographic is broken down into sections including the importance of getting the basics right, establishing an online presence, utilizing social media platforms and more. We...
24 August 2016, by , in Uncategorised, Comments off
Are you a business based in Maidenhead? As part of the £230 million investment into the city centre, Netzen are looking to bring the latest available technology and IT services to businesses operating in the area. The Landing will create a new gateway and meeting place in the heart of Maidenhead. An island site in...
23 August 2016, by , in Linux, Comments off
Sometimes it’s very useful to view exact folder sizes in Linux from the command line/terminal. You may wish to know which folders are using up all the space, and use the below command to check. To list the size of all individual folders/files in Linux in the current directory in human readable sizes like KB/MB/GB:...
9 August 2016, by , in Free software, Comments off
The internet is a dangerous place, and with more and more malicious spam emails ending up in your inbox, you are probably here looking for a solution to filter them out. Here are 5 of the best free anti spam solutions on the market, in no particular order! 1) CloudMark DesktopOne This solution filters spam...
19 July 2016, by , in Windows, Comments off
Have you just upgraded to Windows 10 and some of your applications/games ask for the package dotnet 3.5? Do you get the error message above when the installer tries to connect to the internet and download/install .net 3.5 framework? You will need an original windows 10 dvd or downloaded ISO image from your windows 10...
1 July 2016, by , in Infographics, Comments off
Here we have an awesome infographic from the people at search engine optimisation websites Backlinko and Ignite Visibility that will teach you everything you need to know about search engine friendly URLs. The infographic provides information about how long you should make your URLs, how many keywords you should include in your URLs, whether you...
7 April 2016, by , in Infographics, Comments off
Here is a fantastic  infographic which was produced by the technology blog called TechSpartan.co.uk that compares how time was spent on the internet in 2014 to 2015. Learn about the number of internet users, the number of photos that were uploaded, the number of tweets, the number of pins and more by checking out this...
13 March 2016, by , in Mac, Comments off
Sometimes moving mail from one Mac Mail to another can be a pain. Here is a quick guide that should overcome most common problems, and lets you monitor the progress of your exports/imports. This is the process I followed which appeared most successful when migrating 20 Mac Mail mailboxes to new Macs. Step by step...
25 February 2016, by , in Infographics, Comments off
Here we have a great infographic that we found on the Virgin website that provides information about the evolution of the computer. The infographic starts off in 1613 when the term computer was coined and used to describe people who performed calculations or computations and goes all the way through to 2013 when Sony released the...