Monthly Archives for April 2011

Bits, Bytes, and Beyond

Computer technology has a lot of lingo, and if you’re buying a computer you need to know at least enough to understand the specs. Here’s a primer on the basic units of computer storage. A bit is the tiniest piece … Continue reading

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27. April 2011 by Kate, School Support Specialist
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Kill your computer ( for a while)

  A challenge! Unplug From what you ask? Well the Internet, TV, email, SMS text, Facebook the list goes on. Why? Here are a few reasons:   Well attention spans are it turns out are elastic in nature. There is … Continue reading

19. April 2011 by BobC
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Spring Cleaning for your Computer

We get asked quite a lot about how to best clean a computer. Here are some tips to help you keep the shine on without damaging the components. Cleaning Screens Always turn off and unplug your computer before coming at … Continue reading

13. April 2011 by Kate, School Support Specialist
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Using a Master Password in Thunderbird or Firefox

Recently we told you why we don’t like users to save their passwords in Thunderbird or Firefox. If you still want to save your passwords, set up a Master Password to protect yourself. Thunderbird and Firefox are always offering to … Continue reading

06. April 2011 by Kate, School Support Specialist
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