Archive for the ‘Latest News’ Category

  • Tech-Tock: The Week of Tech; 7th July

    Welcome to our round up of the weeks biggest technology news. If you want to know the biggest stories this week then you have come to the right place. Amazon This week Amazon launched a dedicated section of their website for wearable technology clearly making a statement that ‘wearbles’ are the future. We previously wrote […]

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  • Tech-Tock: The Week of Tech; 30th June

    The end to another week and another roundup of what has been happening in the world of technology. A couple of big stories have dominated this week, so let’s kick off. Facebook In the headlines this week since Monday has been Facebook emotion testing on the site by manipulating timelines. This seems to have really stirred up […]

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  • What are DDoS attacks and how do I prevent them?

    You might have seen or read in the news that companies are getting hit by DDoS attacks, but have wondered about what exactly they are, how they affect a company and whether or not they can be prevented. Well we have put together this article to take you through the basics and hopefully give you […]

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  • Tech-Tock: The week of Tech; 23rd June

    Welcome to our new weekly round up of tech news. We keep an eye on what is going on with hardware, software and any other important updates that might interest you and break it down into small chunks that are easy to digest. So here they are.   Google I/O conference Diving straight in to […]

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  • Cryptolocker Detection Scripts Video

    Cryptolocker has been in the headlines now for quite a few months. As an IT Support company we are well aware of how easy it is for any person or company to become infected by it. That is why one of our engineers has put together a set of scripts that will run constant checks […]

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  • Is now the era of increased corporate tech buying?

    It goes on everyday, companies buying up other companies; all part of the usual mergers and acquisitions, nothing at all strange or wrong. However over the last few years there seems to have been a steady flow of major tech companies such as Facebook, Apple and Google spending big bucks on companies such as WhatsApp, […]

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  • What is the ‘Internet of Things’?

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly growing. In fact it is estimated that by Gartner that by 2020 there will be 26 billion devices connected to it. So what is it exactly? Actually it can be anything; whether object animal or person, as long as it has a unique identifier that can be recognised […]

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  • Is 3D printing going to revolutionise the world?

    Everyone has heard about 3D printers, whether it is from interesting stories such house building or news that might be more worrying such as printed guns. On almost a daily basis something new is happening with 3D printing and some of it is changing the way we look and do things. Now let’s be honest, […]

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  • Apple iWatch? – I think different

    The press are going wild with rumour and speculation about an upcoming Apple iWatch. Concept after concept alongside theory after theory is getting lapped up by millions of people worldwide. Anticipation of a smartwatch being released this year is growing rapidly. Could this be the smartwatch that will start the wearable’s revolution? Well not to […]

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  • What Tech City means for London

    Tech City and the Silicon Roundabout in London’s Hackney has helped London to become the third largest innovation area in the world, worth an estimated $2.4bn, behind New York and San Francisco at $4.6bn and $11.2bn respectively. The growth from 200 to over 1,300 tech companies in the area between the end of 2010 and […]

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