NewsAVG and Symantec ripping customers off
December 3, 2010In a recent Which? report, both AVG and Symantec have been found to short-change their customers by being sneaky with the renewal policy. They do this by sending out an email to “upgrade” the product before the renewal period is set to expire; which is a good thing. The problem is that when their customers […] Vodafone cuts its mobile internet charges abroad
November 29, 2010Vodafone has simplified its roaming data charges in Europe for Smartphone users. From 1 December 2010, the Vodafone Data Traveller let’s you data roam your European destination for a little as £2 a day. Pay as you go If you’re on a “Pay as you go” tariff you will simply pay £2 day in exchange […] Should I get an Android iPad Clone
November 23, 2010It seems that every man and his dog are trying to create an iPad clone and most are doing a poor job of it. Apple release iOS 4.2.1
November 22, 2010Apple have released the latest version of their iOS software notably targeted to bring features to the much loved iPad. Sophos Release FREE Antivirus for the Apple MAC
November 18, 2010For years the Apple Mac has enjoy relative safety with respect to viruses but it’s all changing. Net Neutrality – the good and the bad
The first question… What is Net Neutrality? Put simply, it’s the ability for any device to connect to another without any restrictions. So if I connect from my computer to a large commercial website or a small boutique website I should get the same level of access. But that’s about to change. The Bad Mr […] Easynet down – how does this effect cloud computing?
November 17, 2010Interesting to see that the Easynet network is down in the UK at the moment. Beatles on iTunes
November 16, 2010Well it's now confirmed. The Beatles are on iTunes. This is going to boost Apples profits as well as flooding the download charts with a multitude of tracks. Beware of fake antivirus software
November 15, 2010It seems that a quarter of web users have been targeted by criminal gangs into purchasing fake antivirus software. Another website attacked to abuse old versions of Internet Explorer.
November 11, 2010It seems that another high profile website has been attacked to take advantage of a zero-day bug in version 6 and 7 of Internet Explorer; this time it’s Amnesty International Hong Kong site. At present, Internet Explorer 8 is not affected. My Advice, upgrade to version 8 ASAP or better still, switch to another browser. […]