Blog archives for 2019

Does your Mac need Antivirus Protection?

18th September 2019

If you’ve never wondered whether your Mac needs antivirus software, you should. The macOS is certainly more secure than Windows in general, but your Mac is not immune to viruses, so you’d be sensible to purchase some antivirus software. It’s standard for PC users to add some antivirus software to your purchase and install it […]

NVIDIA Create a new standard for Mobile Workstations

10th September 2019

Introducing RTX Studio Laptops NVIDIA has always strived to extend the PC gaming market by revolutionising computer graphics. Their mission has most recently been demonstrated through a new initiative aimed at Creative Professionals – new RTX Studio Laptops.   Crafted with precision, the high-performance software has been optimised for top digital content creation, aimed at […]

Microsoft in 2019 and beyond

4th September 2019

Microsoft Office As Microsoft reduce support for standalone versions of Microsoft Office, the future of the company turns to subscriptions. Although the development of perpetual licences is not coming to an end, users will need to move to the latest versions if they want to access all of the Office 365 cloud services. Services such […]

Our Top 6 Coffee Shops to Work from in London

28th August 2019

Finding the perfect coffee shop to work in can be tricky, so here are our top 6 to help you choose. When it comes to getting work done away from the office, it’s not just about the coffee. Great WiFi that is strong enough and reliable too is a necessity, as well as seating that’s […]

Windows 7 is End of Life; Refit your Office for Less!

20th August 2019

Support on Windows 7 ceases in January 2020, are you ready? Microsoft will not be providing security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7 from 14th January 2020. So what exactly does ‘end of life’ mean for Windows 7 users? Simply put, if you continue to use a PC with Windows 7 beyond that […]

Brexit: as we Head for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit what our customers need to know.

15th August 2019

Please read… We may have experienced a period of hiatus while Parliament attempted negotiations with the EU and now a new government taking shape, it would seem that we’re heading for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit and all advice is to make preparations. Pricing of products should not increase as Computer items are not subject to […]

‘Spread the Word’ Gadget Giveaway!

7th August 2019

Refer a Friend & get entry into our Competition to win a Gadget Haul. There are great rewards available, for both you and your friend, when you refer them to us, but from now until 30th November 2019 each time you refer a new customer we’ll put your name in a hat (if we can […]

OLED Displays on Laptops – are they worth it?

OLED Displays are appearing on more high-end laptops, but how are they different? OLED displays are appearing more frequently now, in not only laptops but in TVs and mobile phones too. But what is OLED and what is it like in comparison to LCD? What is an OLED Display? We’re sure you’ve already heard of […]

QNAP Network Attached Storage (NAS) Explained

23rd July 2019

Store your files on a QNAP NAS and access them wherever you are 24/7 QNAP’s Network Attached Storage (NAS) can be one, or many, hard drives connected to the internet which store all of your files and media just like an external hard drive, but it’s located statically in one place and you and other […]

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