Laptop or tablet, which is better?

What is most suited to what you need, a laptop or a tablet? As often with tech, the initial answer is, it depends. It depends on what you want to do and what you might want to do in the forseeable future. So what do you need to know to make the right choice. A laptop...

Be your own expert?

I relate to the definition that says an expert is someone who knows more and more about less and less. This is particularly true of the computer world where knowledge in one area does not necessarily equate to the same depth of knowledge in another area. It is getting...

Internet Thingies

Don’t know if you’ve heard, but the Internet of Things (IoT) is even now lurking ready to take over your particular bit of the world. The classic IoT device is an Internet enabled fridge which has a touchscreen on the front through which you can access the Internet....

Internet, emails, now what?

Most people I meet in my job have shall we say a utilitarian attitude towards their computers, iPads, etc. They were purchased either to meet a need or because their family, friends, neighbours, pets told them that they had to. You get the thing home or open up the...

Drones, phones and automobiles

We may be a little into the year but traditionally people who should know better put their reputations on the line predicting what will be big by the end of the year. So in no particular order, here we go. Artificial Intelligence is now in many things without the...

Find New Things To Do With Computers

Internet, emails, now what? Most people I meet in my job have shall we say an utilitarian attitude towards their computers, iPads, etc. They were purchased either to meet a need or because their family, friends, neighbours, pets told them that they had to. You get the...