ces 2018 day 1 review

CES 2018 Day One Review

Crazy robots prove they’re not just a passing tech fad, electric cars and Google gets wet in our CES 2018 day one review. Novelty is an easy subject to stray into...
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Computer chip flaw affecting millions – but only geeks should be worried

Tech firms are rushing to issue software fixes for the Meltdown and Spectre computer chip flaw. A flaw computer chip flaw that affects millions of devices around the world is being...
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Robot fashion designers? Scientists develop AI system to design clothes

Could this be a stepping stone to robot fashion designers in the near future? Scientists have developed a system that can design new clothes based on people’s personal taste using artificial intelligence...
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Internet giants roasted by US Senate

Honestly.  Who would want to be a billionaire social media mogul nowadays? There you are trying to make an honest buck only to get pelters from politicians accusing you of profiting from...

Stand Up For Ergonomics

It seems the health benefits of ergonomics are being touted everywhere these days.  Every keyboard, mouse, and desk accessory has to fit the bill.  Everything must be ergonomically designed and user-friendly. We...
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Fourth industrial revolution could create thousands of jobs

The fourth industrial revolution could generate over £450-billion in the next ten years.  It could also create thousands of new jobs.  But only if political and business leaders get their collective...

Ebuyer launch new service for businesses

Technology retailer Ebuyer.com have launched a new service for business customers.  Ebuyer ProServices provide managed IT and cloud computing systems.  Through their website, ebuyerproservices.com, the company also deliver online and telephone...
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Virgin Hyperloop One on track for take off

Richard Branson has taken time off from the space race and rebuilding storm lashed private islands to invest in Hyperloop One. Branson’s company Virgin will join forces with the LA based technical...
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Google buys Apple – not really

The Dow Jones newswire carried a headline on Tuesday which could have rocked the world. “Google to buy Apple for $9bn.”  What a story. It had all the hallmarks of an April fool’s...
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What happens next for Uber in London?

The decision by Transport for London to withdraw Uber’s operator licence sent shockwaves across the capital.  The decision by TfL would see the app driven private hire company banned from the...

A beginner’s guide to servers

What is a server? A server acts as a platform for sharing data (files / images) & applications (email etc.) across multiple users. A server uses many of the same components as...
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Grabbing attention with a Large Format Display

A fully loaded marketing tool LFD’s are everywhere.  Hung on the office wall, beaming out marketing messages in a shopping centre or displaying the half-time scores in a stadium concourse they are...
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NAS Buying Guide

With businesses of all sizes becoming more reliant on technology, both in the way they operate and in how they store information, most are now realising the benefit of investing in...
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NETGEAR M4300 Switches

Sponsored Post SMBs know the importance of their IT infrastructure and how critical it is their network is fast and reliable.  It also needs to be affordable, scalable, and easy to use.  ...
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Ransomware and how you can protect yourself

The worldwide WannaCry ransomware attack which hit the NHS in the UK, car factories in France and gas companies in Spain was another demonstration of just how vulnerable we all are...
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HPE ProLiant and Microsoft Windows Server 2016

There are some combinations which just naturally go together.  Strawberries and cream, wine and cheese or anything and chocolate.  You can also add HPE ProLiant servers and Microsoft Windows Server 2016...
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How POE can protect your business

Whatever your industry or location, it is a sad fact business premises need to be fully secured against unwelcome intruders.  An effective, affordable, and more-or-less essential way to do this for...
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Windows Server 2012/ Windows Server 2012 R2 End of Life Announcement

Users of Microsoft Windows Server 2012/ Windows Server 2012 R2 should be aware of the products upcoming end of life. Microsoft will stop providing Client Access Licences for sale on March 31,...

Microsoft Project: a must have for project managers

FUN FACT: The idea for Microsoft Project originated from the vision of Ron Bredehoeft in the 1980’s. Ron’s vision was to express the recipe and all preparation for a breakfast of eggs...
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The difference between GDPR and DPA

May 2018 will see a major sea change in data protection laws as GDPR is ushered into being. The European wide General Data Protection Regulations will replace the current UK Data Protection...