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....

Technology – Blessing and Curse

If you’re of that generation, you may recall how technology was once heralded as being everything good and nothing bad in the days before most people had access to much in the way of technology in their homes. It’s hard to argue that technology hasn’t brought enormous...

Never Assume

I have had a number of clients recently with problems connecting to the Internet. This is the sort of thing that drives IT professionals mad because there’s so much involved.   The Internet service provider’s connection to the exchange. The physical connection from...

Making Wi-Fi Work For You

Some of the following require that you have access to the password protected control panel of your router, normally through an Internet browser. You do of course have the password and username noted down from when it was installed, don’t you? Don’t leave your Wi-Fi...