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What to consider before you buy a new computer

When you’re shopping for a new computer, we know it’s a bit of a minefield. We also know that some of the technical terms on the specifications aren’t very self-explanatory unless you know what you’re looking for. We’ve come up with a few things for you to think about and help you decide what you […]

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Should I use public Wi-Fi?

We all love to be connected when we are out and about without racking up hefty data bills, so free public Wi-Fi networks can be invaluable. But we’ve all heard warnings about hackers preying on users of public Wi-Fi networks to deploy malware, steal data etc. So should you use public networks? Yes. If there […]

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How to improve your password: 10 tips

We know you’ve heard it a million times already, but choosing a strong password really is important. Passwords protect your computer, online accounts, data and stop your ID or funds being used by cybercriminals. But, we also know how easy it is to fall into the trap of using your pet’s name or the ever […]

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Why is it so important to keep my device up to date?

You’re probably familiar with the messages that pop up on your device screen every now and then telling you that it is time for an update. Most mobile device manufacturers release several software updates a year and you’ll probably find out that your apps are updated much more frequently. Like so many of us out […]