Q. How do I adjust the settings of my router?

A. It is important that you are careful when changing settings in the router as this can cause major problems if not done correctly. Make sure your computer is connected to your router in one of the numbered ports. Your computer should not be connected to the WAN or Internet…

BullGuard Launches Mobile Security & Antivirus app for Android devices

BullGuard Launches Mobile Security & Antivirus app for Android devices

Global antivirus and mobile security company BullGuard has today announced the release of the all-new BullGuard Mobile Security & Antivirus app for Android devices. This cutting-edge app delivers next generation security to protect users against a wide range of threats and offers industry-leading defence to safeguard against the damage than…

Q. Is it possible to crash or shutdown the entire Internet?

Q. Is it possible to crash or shutdown the entire Internet?

A. No. The Internet as a whole is a collection of many independent networks controlled and maintained by different people, businesses, and governments and has been designed to be redundant, which means even if one portion of the network goes down users should still be able to get to their…

Q. We currently are working with PCs which are10 years old: they take 15 minutes to start; have trouble connecting to the internet and shut down unexpectedly losing your work. I’m told there is no budget available to replace them but surely it would pay by recovering lost time?

Q. We currently are working with PCs which are10 years old: they take 15 minutes to start; have trouble connecting to the internet and shut down unexpectedly losing your work. I’m told there is no budget available to replace them but surely it would pay by recovering lost time?

A. Around five and a half days of Brits’ time every year is spent waiting for slow computers, according to a recent study. A worldwide survey of 8,000 people, conducted by SanDisk, found that the average PC user in the UK has lost 130 hours in the last 12 months…