Trouble with User Settings

Do you ever feel that the tech giants are ganging up on you? A few days ago, a client called me to say that Thunderbird (her email program) was reporting an error in sending/receiving emails. The problem appeared to be that the password was incorrect. After a short conversation, we decided that I would have …
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TalkTalk blocks Teamviewer

They don’t talktalk together and they certainly don’t play together like a team TalkTalk rather high-handedly protects their clients from themselves by preventing a perfectly legitimate piece of software from being installed on their computers. The software in question is Teamviewer – that allows the user of one computer to see the screen of another …
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No, I Don’t Want To Scan Myself

Whatever happened to increased leisure time? When computers started to get a grip on our imaginations and our lives, it was widely predicted that they would take the drudgery out of lots of aspects of life and give us all increased leisure time. Predictions of a three day week (without the help of Ted Heath …
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