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Protect your business from the consequences of cyber-attacks

Protect your business from the consequences of cyber-attacks Cyber-attacks into companies’ IT databases, email phishing scams and website hacks with accompanying ransomware demands are regularly in the news these days. They can cause untold disruption to the individuals whose personal data is stolen, especially if that data includes bank details and money is taken by […]

Nintendo Switch sales soar

Nintendo Switch sales soar In just 10 months since it was launched, sales of the Nintendo Switch have outsold the Wii U. Total Switch sales have reached 14.86 million, more than the total of 13.56 million Wii U units sold between 2012 and 2017, when it was discontinued. Tech gaming experts speculate that ultra-high definition […]

New Year New Website?

New Year new website? December and January are traditionally the time of year when business owners review performance over the previous year. The next step is developing business and marketing plans for the coming year. Perhaps the plan is to grow the business with its existing services or products.  Perhaps opportunities have been identified to […]

Christmas Greetings

We wish you all A very happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year The end of the year is often the time when business owners can sit back, reflect on their past year and plan ahead for the next year. If you are considering starting the new year with some changes or additions to your […]

FREE service to protect yourself online

Will consumers use a new free service to protect themselves from dodgy websites? A new, free service has been launched by IBM and two other industry bodies, the Packet Clearing House and the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), with the aim of helping consumers and businesses to avoid websites that are known to be malicious. Quad […]

SNES Mini

“a charming little relic of a distant time” These are the words of one reviewer of the latest games console released by Nintendo, the Classic Mini SNES, at the end of September. Retro-gaming has become a popular activity as first-generation gamers, now adults and parents, want to share the delights of the characters and games […]

Super Mario and Nintendo Switch

Super Mario and Switch update It’s official!  Nintendo has announced that Super Mario is not as we have all believed a plumber! As revealed in the Independent recently the cuddly Italian’s profile has been updated and he is now “all-round sporty”. For those of you hooked on the loveable retro-game character, who have now embraced […]

Big companies dominating web space

The “Big Three” dominating web space Think of website searching and what name springs to mind? – Google What about social media? – Facebook Online selling? – Amazon Despite the best efforts of IT innovators, these three effectively now dominate their niches, far outstripping the likes of Bing, Snapchat, Instagram and WhatsApp. In fact, Facebook […]

Retro gaming is a big deal

Remember the days of your childhood when you would sit with a group of your mates around the TV playing games via a console? Most likely your childhood was in the 1980s and 90s, when technology had not advanced to the online gaming that is the norm today, albeit still via a console. Now, you […]

Nintendo Switch – a happy marriage of innovation with nostalgia?

Many of Nintendo’s original fans are now adults who still have a sneaking affection for the Nintendo games and their characters. Perhaps this has been a factor in the successful March launch of the company’s newest games console – the Switch, which sold three million units in its first month. But the success must also […]