Still wondering if you should upgrade to Windows 10?
Microsoft's latest operating system is a solid product, with significant improvements under the hood that have made it the most secure and productive Windows ever. Business users have voted with their cash and adopted it faster than any previous version.
The idea of the refresh cycle – a planned, knowable, consistent schedule of hardware updates – is one of the foundations of IT budgeting.
The value of game-play as an educational technique is now well established. With educational benchmarks and national assessments a constant for teachers, being able to quantify the skills children will learn and which games will work is integral to adding them to school programs. And with more games and game-based applications being released each year students can learn valuable skills while they play.
Are you among the 41 per cent of people who use their mobile phone while on the toilet? Do you count yourself in the 32 per cent of people who admit to texting while driving? Or are you one of the 20 per cent of people who sleep with their phones in bed with them every night? If so, it could be time to take a little break from your devices and embark on a technology detox. Here are five tips you can follow to bring some balance back to your tech usage.
Thanks to advances in nanotechnology medical implants are not a futuristic fantasy – but a reality, capable of monitoring patient health on a personal level. Welcome to the world of ‘insideable’ devices, where bio-sensitive nanotechnology in a patient’s body can provide a range of critical data.
We all know data is valuable, but too often we act as if it isn’t. Valuables are often secured – kept in safes, insured, treated with care. With valuable business and personal data moving around the internet all the time, criminals are always looking for new ways to steal, copy and subvert this precious new resource.
Who knew that there was more to the humble Shift key than just making capital letters, exclamation marks and ampersands? This underutilised key is right under our fingertips and threatens to put the mouse out of business.
SMBs typically watch every precious cent they spend, and IT hardware does not come cheap – especially when it involves laptops. This makes choosing the right laptop for your business an important box to tick.
Schools are virtually unrecognizable from even 10 years ago, such has been the impact of some of the brilliant learning tools that are now prevalent.
The stereotype of a computer hacker – where all it takes a few minutes of frenzied typing to access and control their target’s digital life – is looking more and more out of date. As organisations of all stripes getting serious about IT security, cybercrime is gaining a physical component.
Whatever the cause of downtime, from cyberattacks and malware to hardware failures and natural catastrophes, having the right plan in place is essential. A good strategy will test your system, prevent loss and recover vital data in the event of a disaster.
Everybody needs a break. After working hard in your business it’s great to take a holiday, but all that good cheer and relaxation will go out the window in a moment if your business suffers an IT disaster while you’re away.