It isn’t only in Britain that spring this year has taken everyone by surprise. In Idaho, the slopes overlooking Lake Lowell have already burst into flower at least a fortnight earlier than usual. But what has the early arrival of bees and blossom got to do with computers and IT? Continue reading
Local lads, Matthew Roberts and Callum Farrell, have successfully completed their Cultrix apprenticeship, securing full-time work with the Barnsley-based IT support company, who in 2014 won Employer of the Year award. Matthew, aged 19, is now an Internet Developer, and Callum, aged 18, is an IT Support Technician in Cultrix’s valued team.
Microsoft have ended support for Internet Explorer versions older than Internet Explorer 11. Using any version prior to this could have serious implications for the security of your devices and data.
Why should I update?
Anyone using earlier browsers will become more and more vulnerable as time goes on. Computers can be compromised, credit card details and passwords taken, and data stolen – whether that’s personal information or customer databases. You don’t want your business to be the victim of the next TalkTalk cyber attack so it’s important to ensure you keep your browser up-to-date just as much as your Antivirus application. Continue reading
Some pieces of software have become notorious for having updates that seem to be required almost daily. Java and products from Adobe are prime examples. However, despite being a minor annoyance for some, they’re not something you should ignore. Here’s why:
It’s the dawn of a new era at Microsoft especially with the ushering in of their relatively new CEO Satya Nadella.The way the company operates and does business is changing hugely. This however, has led to some confusion amongst users. So we’ll explain Microsoft Office 365; how it’s changed and how it might affect you.
Technology can be expensive, especially in a business and enterprise environment. High-end solutions to deploy technology across an organisation and in volume can be costly. Even in a consumer environment the price of technology still isn’t cheap.
Whether you’re buying new computers for the office, or simply upgrading everyone’s version of Windows to the latest version, there is a chance that you could be buying the wrong edition.
Our MultiOffice IT support is ideal for organisations with more than one office or location and means that you don’t have to pay more for your IT support across different offices and locations than you need to.
And, if you’re a business centre, startup hub and/or incubator then our MultiOffice support will allow you to provide IT support to your tenants at much lower prices.
For many people they are the bane of their digital lives. Despite attempts from Google, Intel and Apple they are still the most common method of authentication. Although this is slowly changing, passwords are still used as a backup and are still likely to be used in the future. So here’s my personal Cultrix method on how to create a strong and memorable password – it might help you.