Backing Up Your Apple Computer

Apple Mac Time Machine Backup

There are moments in life when we would like to go back in time and one of those instances is when an important document is accidentally deleted from our computer.  Fortunately for Apple users, they have Time Machine’s built-in backup feature for added protection. Continue reading

The Pros and Cons of All-In-One (AIO) Computers

All In One (AIO) Computer

Today, business is all about streamlining and finding efficiencies and that extends to embracing all-in-one computers for some businesses and requirements. Users get a desktop computer that integrates the computer and monitor into one unit. But as with most things there are positives and negatives to consider. Continue reading

Can My Webcam Be Used To Spy On Me?

In the midst of the current global lockdown, many of us have been relying on webcams to stay connected to work and friends, but bad people can also be using that webcam to spy on you!

Yes, someone watching through a small laptop or personal computer camera may sound farfetched, but it is true that webcams can be used for spying. Continue reading

8 Cyber Security Tips To Help Secure Your Business

Do Macs Get Viruses?

Cyber security and Internet attacks has been all over the Australian media recently after the recent press conference from The Prime Minister – Scott Morrison. During the press conference, he mentioned that Australian Businesses, government agencies and other entities are under an active cyber attack campaign by a “state-based actor”. Scott didn’t elaborate too much on who they are but urged businesses to check and if needed increase their cyber security. Continue reading

Returning to Work: Prioritising Safety with IT

Returning to work after COVID

Your business may have the OK to go ahead and get back to work on-site, but you don’t want to risk people’s health by doing so. After all, some “experts” say it is fine and other “experts” say it is too soon and a second wave of COVID-19 is likely to occur (see our blog here on how to plan for a second coming). With conflicting opinions like this it is hard for employers to know what to do and how to best protect both their clients and employees health. This article provides some suggestions to help you return to work while prioritising safety. Continue reading

Protecting Your Computers While Working from Home

Home Computer Security

Many families today have a shared home computer to help with all their normal day-to-day activities. A teen can do school work, play games and chat to friends, a parent can check work emails, pay household bills and shop online while the youngsters play some games and browse YouTube. Yet with COVID-19 sending so many people home to work, the shared computer is getting a lot more use and is now also being used for business or corporate work. Continue reading

What Computer Repair Can Be Done Remotely?

Remote Computer Repair

In the current environment it is totally understandable that you don’t want people in your office. Fortunately, with technology today, it’s much easier for IT professionals to resolve computer and network issues remotely. This blog article will help show you what IT issues can be addressed remotely. Continue reading

Work From Home: Revisiting Business Etiquette

Online Meeting Etiquette

Working from home is a brand new new thing for many people and businesses. This blog article describes a variety of professional tips for business etiquette for remote work. Continue reading

Keep in Touch While Social Distancing

Social DistancingQuarantine doesn’t have to mean you are on your own all the time. Sure, back in the old pre-internet days, people were stuck. But we now have technology and Internet access which can help us remain connected with others even while social distancing. This article lists some of the top options for some fun with family and friends. Continue reading

6 Tips For Trouble Free Online Meeting

Trouble Free Online MeetingsOnline meetings are the new norm for many of us, but that doesn’t mean people magically know how to enjoy a trouble-free online conference experience. We have put together some tips to help you hold and join in these meetings more successfully. Continue reading