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How to Stay Secure on Public Wi-Fi Networks

Working in a coffee shop is harmless, right?
Public Wi-Fi is super handy. It’s a brilliant tool that allows you to respond to emails, browse the internet and catch up on work whilst out and about.

In fact, a recent survey found that over half of smartphone users (and around 70% of those who own tablets) regularly use the free Wi-Fi that is offered at bars, coffee shops, train and bus stations, and other public places.

Why Migrate to the Cloud?

What is the Cloud?
Cloud-computing can bring incredible capabilities to businesses, startups, and individuals; even your grandma can reap the benefits!

In fact, you (and her) probably already use at least one Cloud-based service on a daily basis, especially if you listen to music via apps like Spotify, stream movies on Netflix, or even send emails.

Security Certificates Explained: Why is HTTPS is vital for your business website?

What is the difference between HTTP and HTTPS?
Notice the green or grey padlock next to our URL in your web browser? This tiny, yet powerful symbol means that the connection between us and you is completely secure.

As you can see, the address begins with HTTPS, rather than HTTP. The extra 'S' lets us know that all data exchanged between your computer and our website is encrypted and can’t be intercepted by hackers.

How to Spot a Phishing or Scam Email

Does something smell phishy?
Phishing scams are constantly evolving. As scammers get smarter, there are hundreds of new ways to reel in vulnerable people and trick them into handing over their personal or business details.

We’ve outlined how you can catch a phishing email and avoid a fraudulent attack.

Backups: How many do I need and where do I store them?

Backing up your data is as simple as 1, 2, 3.
Threats to your files can come in all shapes and sizes, from device theft to a malicious attack on your network, or even a fire or leak in your office.

Creating multiple copies of your most important data might seem like a tedious task, but it can save you a lot of time and trouble in the long run.

Handy Mac Keyboard Shortcuts to Improve Efficiency

Unlock your keyboard's potential.
Many of us tend to rely on our mouse when it comes to telling our computers what to do, but what if we told you that you could achieve more in less time by tapping your keys, instead?

Learning some of the core keyboard shortcuts on a Mac can seriously enhance your productivity when at home or in the office.

How to Host a Successful Virtual Meeting

Why virtual?
Virtual meetings are a fantastic, cost-effective option to catch up with colleagues or clients from across the globe. However, many businesses are put off by going digital due to pesky technical errors that can crop up and cause delays and frustration.

Antivirus Software: Do I really need to pay?

What is antivirus software?
Put simply, antivirus software is a programme on your computer designed to prevent, search, detect and remove viruses, malware and other malicious activity.

There are many different antivirus solutions out there, each providing various levels of security - some are free, whilst others will cost you.

Incredible Windows Keyboard Shortcuts to Enhance Productivity

Do more with your keys.
Nowadays, many of us spend a lot of time in front of our computer and laptop screens. Wouldn’t it be lovely if there was some way of achieving repetitive tasks quickly and more efficiently?

We’ve rounded up some nifty Windows keyboard shortcuts that can seriously boost your productivity, in the office or at home.