How to make your computer faster

One of the most common complaints I get is ‘My computer is running so much slower than it used to’. And the follow on, ‘What can I do about it?’. Why does this happen? Well, every time you install a new program, chances are it will also install a another program to...

What on earth is GDPR?

You may have heard about the General Data Protection Regulations which have just become law but may not have any idea what it means for regular people. You’re not alone. To fully explain GDPR would take more space than I have here, but I hope to give you an idea of...

Safe Shopping Online

This is not a complete guide to shopping by any means, but if you have no problems giving your credit or debit card details to websites, despite having no idea in which country the company is, are you taking risks with your money? Being clear on this, the name of the...

Fake news

I thought I would take a step back from the nuts and bolts of our Internet gadgets, and talk about what happens when we use them. You may have heard the phrase ‘fake news’ used a lot recently, Collins dictionary defines it as “false, often sensational, information...