SUPPORT

09/02
2022
Double Extortion Ransomware: An Emerging Threat

Double Extortion Ransomware: An Emerging Threat

Ransomware, more broadly, is malicious software which is specifically designed by cyber-criminals to block victims from accessing a device or an account, so the scammer can hold it to ransom, and demand payment for its release.

Read More
31/01
2022
Review: Apple Airpods Pro

Review: Apple Airpods Pro

Wireless technology has been growing hugely in popularity over the last few years, and this extends to wireless headphones. Apple took the market by storm with their AirPods, which could be said to have popularised this new technology. The AirPods Pro were released in 2019, with the second generation of these buds rolled out in 2021. At the price of £249, they are certainly a fairly expensive bit...

Read More
24/01
2022
Electric Vehicles: All You Need to Know

Electric Vehicles: All You Need to Know

EVs are a hot trend at the moment. In fact, in spite of the worldwide automobile market dropping by 16 percent during 2020, global sales of EVs have soared, increasing by 168 percent in the first half of 2021 compared to the year prior. These figures are showing no sign of slowing down, with interest in EVs set to rise further in the coming years.

Read More
17/01
2022
Valentine’s Day: On a Budget

Valentine’s Day: On a Budget

Valentine’s Day is approaching – which means many of you may be struggling to reconcile the desire to make a grand gesture to the one you love with the reality that the Christmas period has left many of us clutching our purse strings. Here in the UK, the total Valentine’s Day spend costs the public £926 million per year – or £23 per person – although many of us have a tendency to splash out way mo...

Read More
11/01
2022
How to read a Privacy Policy

How to read a Privacy Policy

With so many services now online, we are all familiar with seeing privacy policies pop up annoyingly. When this happens, you likely just click ‘I Agree’ and move on to whatever you were doing. For example, data from Channel 4 from 2017 shows that, out of 74 million visitors, only one in 2,500 or about 0.04% even looked at the privacy notice, let alone read the whole thing.

Read More
04/01
2022
Our favourite free apps for productivity

Our favourite free apps for productivity

These days, there is truly an app for everything! With smartphone ownership at record-highs, and this kind of portable tech being at the centre of the workings of both our personal and working lives, it is no surprise that there is a wealth of apps to choose from when it comes to optimising your life and staying organised and on-task. Whether you are managing a project, struggle to stay focused...

Read More
30/12
2021
Gym Membership for Less

Gym Membership for Less

It’s coming up to that time of year again... The post-Christmas rush to the gym! We all know the feeling of having over-indulged and rushing down to the nearest gym full of good intentions to shift our Christmas weight gain. There is no doubt you will feel a lot lighter, but so will your bank account! So, here is our guide to cheaper gym membership, bagging some freebies and how to negotiate t...

Read More
22/12
2021
All you need to know about IoT devices and the new cybersecurity bill

All you need to know about IoT devices and the new cybersecurity bill

On the 24th of November 2021, the UK government introduced the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill (PSTI), stating that the aim is that consumers will be better protected from cyberattacks on their devices as a result. In this article we will outline the ‘IoT’ or Internet of Things devices the bill aims to protect, why these devices require protecting and the measures th...

Read More
14/12
2021
Board games at Christmas!

Board games at Christmas!

With only a few weeks until Christmas, thoughts are naturally turning to seeing friends, family and loved ones over the festive period and arrangements are being put in place.

Read More
05/12
2021
Gaming Headsets – A Buying Guide

Gaming Headsets – A Buying Guide

The United Kingdom is the leading video game market in Europe and the sixth- largest gaming market worldwide. With so many of us, from kids to adults, embracing the world of gaming as a fun, and oftentimes sociable pastime, it’s no wonder that demand for gaming accessories is higher than ever.

Read More