Category Archive: Opinion

Nov 12

New iOS Malware. Be aware but don’t be concerned

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UPDATE 18TH NOV, 2014: The individuals behind the Wirelurker malware were arrested and the rough App Store closed down by Chinese aithorities. My brief for this website has always been to wade through all the websites, filter out the rubbish and give you what is – admittedly in my opinion – the important (and factual) remains. …

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Nov 02

Alternatives to google

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It is the pits when you are forced to admit that while the guy on the corner is the rudest barista you have ever known in your life….he makes the best coffee in town! In a similar way most people don’t really like using google because they sift through everything you do – a bit …

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Nov 02

Some neat things you can do with Yosemite

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Despite Yosemite’s horrible icons (that I have changed by the way) it is a very good OS. A lot of what hits you straight away is mostly cosmetic, including those gag worthy icons, but behind the badly applied makeup lies some really cool features. Using your Mac as a hands free phone So picture this. You are …

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Oct 27

The Re-birth of my 2010 iMac

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In the months that lead up to the Yosemite launch I decided that when the update finally arrived it would be time to upgrade my hard disk and then perform a clean install. I have had my mac since 2010 and when it shipped it had Snow Leopard installed. Since then I have upgraded in the …

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Oct 19

Yosemite – Yes or No?

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If you are running Mavericks and with Apple supporting hardware all the way back to 2007, it’s really not a question of if can you upgrade to Yosemite but rather would you want too? About now I bet you are wondering why I would even question an Apple upgrade. Surely its faster? Surely its zippier? …

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