Category: Opinion

COVID-19: Our response

In light of the recent announcements from the ACT government I thought it might be a good idea to let you know how we are operating and what services we have in place that may better suit you than a face to face contact at this very odd time. Firstly, let me assure you that …

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Working from home

Let’s not panic. Be informed not alarmed I think is the well worn phrase. A lot of people have been asking me about working from home and hurriedly wanting to set up Skype, Zoom or FaceTime in order to work or stay in contact with family and friends. They are also letting gormless looking technicians …

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A great free alternative to Photoshop

It is no secret that Adobe products are expensive. It is also no secret that they pretty much are the only tool in town that does the job well. Very well in fact. Professionals begrudgingly pay these prices but they get rewards in the kind of output they can achieve and charge accordingly. Fair enough. …

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Is your Mac slow?

Update 16th March 2020: While this article talks at some length about 2012-2014 iMacs it must be said that asn SSD upgrade or any Mac that you find useful will benefit from this upgrade. It has been simply ages since I have been able to write anything useful. Perhaps you’ve wondered what I was doing, …

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Catalina – Wait a while!

Apple have, as they do this time every year, released their latest operating system; Catalina. And in theory it is fantastic. For starters you can now use your iPad as a second screen, a boon to those of us that like to have a spreadsheet on one screen and our email on the other… or …

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