A Guide to Two-Factor Authentication

Secured passwords with 2FA

In the ever-expanding digital landscape, securing sensitive information and personal data has become paramount. As cyber threats continue to evolve, traditional password-based security measures often prove inadequate. Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) emerges as a robust solution, adding an extra layer of protection to enhance security across various online platforms. In this comprehensive guide, we delve into …

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Mastering the Art of Passwords: Your Key to Digital Security

Passwords

Introduction In the intricate tapestry of the digital world, passwords serve as the first line of defence, safeguarding our personal information from the vast cyber realm. As we traverse this interconnected landscape, understanding the importance of passwords, crafting robust ones, and adopting good practices becomes imperative for our online security. This blog explores the essence …

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Staying Safe when using Social Media

Investing in Cybersecurity Training: Safeguarding Small Businesses in the Digital Era

Introduction In an era dominated by digital technologies, businesses of all sizes face an unprecedented level of cyber threats. Small businesses, in particular, are increasingly becoming prime targets for cybercriminals due to their perceived vulnerabilities. This blog explores why investing in cybersecurity training is not just a prudent decision but an essential one for the …

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My PC is Slow, I Just want a New One!!!!

IN the last 2 articles, we considered various methods to extend the life of your PC without breaking the bank, but this might not be for everyone. So you don’t want to update your computer, you are set on a new one. Okay, its not such a bad idea for the longer term. There are …

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My PC is still slow, should I buy a new one now?

Hard disk drive open

In the previous article we considered the performance improvements through the software changes and updates. Although this may have improved performance you may find that this isn’t enough, or that the improvements Whilst your computer hardware won’t last forever, you could consider upgrading parts of it, or even entering into a maintenance regime to keep …

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My PC is slow, should I buy a new one?

Task Manager Startup

If your PC is running slow, there are several steps you can take to improve its performance before considering the purchase of a new one. Whilst your computer won’t last forever, it could however keep going a little longer with some TLC and maintenance. There are 2 areas that could be affecting your computer, the …

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Microsoft Teams Video Call Review

Microsoft Teams, a flagship product of Microsoft’s Office 365 suite, has emerged as a leading platform for video calling and collaboration in both professional and educational settings. With its rich array of features, Microsoft Teams offers a robust video conferencing experience that caters to diverse needs. One of the standout features of Microsoft Teams is …

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FaceTime: Apple’s Video Calling App

As part of a review of video alternative, this time I’ll be looking at Apple’s FaceTime. FaceTime is Apple’s proprietary video calling application, it isĀ  exclusively available on Apple’s iOS and macOS devices. When first launched in 2010, FaceTime was an instant game changer, as it allowed users to make video calls over Wi-Fi or …

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Facebook Portal Review

During the recent pandemic and lockdowns we’ve recently become used to video conferencing, mostly through Zoom for free. Unfortunately the free options of Zoom have been reversed back to the restrictions prior to the pandemic, now there’s a look for other methods of free video conferencing, one of these I have been asked to check …

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