Backup Your Data!

By chrisjlocke

A couple of years ago, hard drives were relatively expensive after floods in Taiwan blocked access to manufacturing plants, making a 500 GB portable drive approx. £110.  Prices have fallen back to ‘normal’ now, and as with all technology, as 500 GB gets ‘old hat’ and 3 TB and USB3 units get more popular, you…

Every Business Needs A Website

By chrisjlocke

How many times have you wanted to find a decent plumber, or need someone to install a fence.  Living in Alresford, we’re lucky to have several ‘business directories’ put through our door regularly, and the online directory of alresford.whatsaround.me.uk.  These list businesses, but still people use Google to search.  If people need to know opening…

Upgrade Windows XP

By chrisjlocke

Are you still using Windows XP?  This operating system is over 12 years old, and soon Microsoft will stop producing security updates for it.  Windows 7 replaced Windows XP in October 2009 (nearly 4 years ago!) and is a much more stable operating system.  Windows 8 was released in October 2012 and improves on Windows…