Tips for improving your Wi-Fi signal

You might be paying for super-fast broadband, but if your wireless router set-up is wrong, you could experience slow-speeds and disconnections. Here are some top tips to improve your Wi-Fi reception. 1. Change your Wi-Fi channel Your wireless router beams out signal at a certain frequency, much like a radio mast. If a neighbor is … Continued

How do I share articles on social media?

One of the best aspects of social media is the ability to share important, engaging or humorous news content with your friends. Sharing news stories and features can also enhance people’s engagement with your profile, which is crucial if you’re keen to maximise your impact on social media platforms, a particularly important part of Twitter. … Continued

What is Augmented Reality?

If you’ve been reading the news lately, particularly coverage of Mobile World Congress 2016, you will have probably heard about Augmented Reality (AR). According to some noted tech experts, it has the potential to revolutionize many aspects of everyday life. So, what exactly is it? AR is the integration of digital information with the user’s … Continued

Our five favorite features in Office 16

Collaboration, business intelligence and convenience are the three underlying themes of Microsoft’s Office 16. We’ve picked out our five favorite features – so if you’re looking to make the most out of Office, read on. More convenient email attaching If you’ve used previous Microsoft Office suites, you’ll know that attaching files to emails can be … Continued

What’s the right internet package for me?

The Internet is one of the best things ever. But setting up a good package with your Internet Service Provider (ISP) can be a little tricky. To help you overcome any confusion about how much Internet you need, we’ve set up this handy little guide. There are two things to consider when choosing the right … Continued

How do I use Vine?

Ever wanted to share a video clip with your friends – and do so in a creative way? Vine is the downloadable mobile app which allows you to do just that. It’s a video blogging service where you can share six-second video clips with your friends or followers, either through Vine’s own platform, or on … Continued

Should I download Windows 10?

Microsoft’s Windows 10 brings a number of new features. After the lukewarm reception garnered by Windows 8, which some criticised for its ‘live tile’ interface, Microsoft made a number of changes. The iconic ‘Start’ button is back, whilst a multi-tasking facility called ‘Task View’ aims to alleviate the navigation problems on Windows 8. There’s also … Continued

Five top tips for making the most of Snapchat

Snapchat has taken the world by storm, so much so that Facebook is to introduce a disappearing message feature into its instant chat facility.  The premise behind Snapchat is simple yet compelling. A downloadable mobile app, Snapchat allows users to send expiring photo messages and videos to each other, lasting no longer than ten seconds. … Continued

How do I protect my Netflix account?

Netflix has revolutionised the way we watch television and films. The on-demand internet streaming service boasts a remarkable 57.4 million users, and has just announced it’s expanding into virtually every country in the world. But like any service that stores personal data or payment details, the service does have its risks. In 2015, digital security … Continued

How can I make Google searches more effective?

If you’re searching for an article, or investigating a topic, Google can be a great resource. However, a lot of people aren’t aware they can enhance their search results by accessing their search tools. By using these, you’ll be able to apply additional filters to your searches, ensuring only the most relevant links appear. Follow … Continued