Is your flood defence in place, are your backups sufficient?

Are your backups sufficient?   When was the last time that you checked your backups were running successfully? When was the last time you performed a test recovery? I know it’s the same old backup this, backup that, but due…

State-of-the-art thermostat glitch just as the cold weather sets in

State-of-the-art Nest thermostat glitch just as the cold weather sets in, leaving thousands of Google users in the cold this winter.   Thousands of customers who have adopted Google-Owned Nest thermostat were left in the cold this week as a software…

Tech fans beware – the USB killer is on the loose.

Tech fans beware – the USB killer is on the loose.   Someone somewhere in the underworld of the tech industry has turned a dependable everyday object into a cold blooded killer that destroys any device that runs a USB…

BT to Scrap Landlines to Compete with Internet Rivals

BT to scrap landlines to compete with internet rivals - What it means for you.   BT is currently trying to get communications watchdog Ofcom to let it SCRAP the traditional home phone network. The company wants to do away…

Forget about Windows 9 here comes Windows 10

Seriously, it seems Windows 9 wasn't even a twinkle in Microsoft's eye. The hardware giants decision to jump straight to Windows 10 is being seen in the industry as a fresh start for the operating system.   Windows 10 will…