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Home Internet Routers Targeted

Home Internet Routers Targeted

As homes become ‘smarter’ with more connected devices, cybercriminals are now looking to use these devices to infiltrate home networks . The weak spot in many cases is the network router which has become a prime target for attacks.  I recently spoke to Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia about this and he offers up some great tips to ensure[Read More…]

Protecting Your iPhone X

Protecting Your iPhone X

If you’re buying any expensive new smartphone I always recommend picking up a quality protective case for it…especially with the latest devices that cost upwards of 1500 dollars. This week I’ve been looking at some of the latest cases for the iPhone X from 3SIXT and while they have a few solutions for the new iPhone, my pick is their[Read More…]

Foxtel Now Box doesn’t quite do it all

Foxtel Now Box doesn’t quite do it all

Earlier this year Foxtel launched Foxtel Now to better compete with other streaming TV services….and now you can get the Foxtel Now Box. Ok so it’s more barrel shaped than box, but the idea is that you can quickly get access to the Foxtel Now streaming service by connecting the device to your TV…and it even has it’s own remote[Read More…]

BYOD Independent advice in Gosford this weekend

BYOD Independent advice in Gosford this weekend

Domayne West Gosford is holding a BYOD sales event this weekend and I’ll be there to lend a hand. If you’ve been provided with technical specifications by your child’s school or just want to find the right device to last for the next few years of study, drop by for a chat. I’ll be at the Domayne West Gosford store[Read More…]

Rise of the Involuntary IT Manager

Rise of the Involuntary IT Manager

New research from Microsoft has revealed that staff in many Australia small to medium businesses are taking on IT tasks over and above their normal job.  Does this sound like your workplace? I caught up with Ian Heard, general manager  for digital workplace and collaboration at Microsoft Australia on the subject of this growing trend and the launch of Microsoft 365[Read More…]