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17 Aug RSS Icon
Rupert Davey

Rupert Davey
Industry News Roundup, 17th August 2018

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 17 August. This week, Intel is releasing its first dedicated consumer graphics card and Google could be working on a smart display.

16 Aug RSS Icon
Cameron Shackcloth

Cameron Shackcloth
What's New with the Galaxy Note 9?

Samsung have just released their new Galaxy Note 9 phone, along with the new S-Pen. Here's some more information about the release, including some technology we haven't seen in smartphones before.

15 Aug RSS Icon
Laura Garwood

Laura Garwood
Using Timelines in Excel 2016

Following on from my previous article about using Slicers in Excel 2016, there's also another way to filter PivotTables. You can insert a Timeline to easily filter your data by date ranges.

14 Aug RSS Icon
Ben Armitage

Ben Armitage
The Future of Wireless Security: WPA3

Since 2004 WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) has been at the forefront of wireless security. WPA3 is a new Wi-Fi security standard that looks to address some of the issues with WPA2.

9 Aug RSS Icon
Ryan Turner

Ryan Turner
Top 3 Features of Android 9 Pie

Google has just announced Android 9 Pie, their latest and biggest Operating System update so far. Here are some of the best features that have been announced.

8 Aug RSS Icon
Gareth Snooks

Gareth Snooks
Microsoft's Your Phone App

Microsoft has been testing a new app called 'Your Phone'. The app will mirror your phone to your Windows 10 PC.

1 Aug RSS Icon
Ben Etherington

Ben Etherington
Organising Your Outlook Inbox

If you use Outlook, there are a couple of features you can use to help organise and manage your emails.

26 Jul RSS Icon
Neil Corbett

Neil Corbett
The Surface Connect to USB-C Adapter

Surface Pro and Surface Laptop owners can now use USB Type-C power adapters and peripherals with their devices.

24 Jul RSS Icon
Jon Plummer

Jon Plummer
How to Fix the File Explorer Search

From time to time the File Explorer search in Windows 10 may break, the good news is there are a number of ways you can fix this. Here are a couple of fixes you can try.

22 Jun RSS Icon
Matt Cannon

Matt Cannon
Industry News Roundup, 22 June 2018

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 22 June. This week, Google is releasing its continued conversation feature for Google Home and Microsoft is teaming up with Marks & Spencer.

23 May RSS Icon
Martin Noble

Martin Noble
Time to Check Your Server Room

Summer has finally arrived, and the weather looks to be getting warmer for the bank holiday weekend! If we do experience another heat wave, now is a good time to check your IT equipment and prepare for any thunder storms that might follow.

14 Mar RSS Icon
Daniel Lindsay

Daniel Lindsay
Google Android P Developer Preview

Google have released the Android P Developer Preview. It's currently only available to their Pixel phones, but a consumer preview is likely to be made available at Google I/O in May. Here are some of the new features to expect.

26 Oct RSS Icon
Louise Lewis

Louise Lewis
How to Generate Nonsense in Word

Sometimes you want to create a generic template for colleagues to use but you don't want to include any specific information. Microsoft Word has a quick solution that will fill your document with gobbledygook.

29 Mar RSS Icon
Andrew Tomlinson

Andrew Tomlinson
How energy efficient are your servers?

With electricity prices higher than ever it is important to consider the running costs of your servers and think about what you can do about it. Here are a few of your options.