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Scam of the Week: It’s Not a WhatsApp Voice Mail!

Criminal hackers are constantly trying to trick people into clicking on links or open attachments they did not ask for. Their new “scam of the week” is to send you an email that looks like it comes from WhatsApp and claims it is a voice mail left for you. It’s not.

Do not click on the […]

Second Line / Project Support Technician

We’re looking for Second Line Support Technicians to join our busy IT Support team; reporting to the Support Manager, you will be responsible for providing quality support to our ever-increasing customer base, as well as to our own Project Management team.

The ideal candidate is someone with an excellent combination of communication and technical skills and […]

Tips to Secure your iPhone following Ransomware scam that locks users out of web browsers

Apple’s recent iPhone update has fixed a flaw in iOS that enabled hackers to lock users out of the Safari web browser whilst demanding a ransom.
The bug created a scam pop-up that claimed users had been illegally downloading music or pornography, and went on to demand that users pay £100 in iTunes credit.

As part of the […]

Project Administrator

We’re looking for Project Administrator to join our award winning IT-support company.

Based in the Haslingden Head Office, the ideal candidate is someone who has a keen eye for detail, is self-motivated and has first-class organisational skills.

The role is to provide administrative support for client projects – both large and small – and needs someone who […]

Inside an Active Volcano with Google Street View

Google Street View has recently expanded to an extreme new location: the inside of an active volcano.

The 360-degree mapping service from Google announced in a blog post on Wednesday that it has launched an update that includes the island of Ambryn, part of a remote archipelago of islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

Users can explore […]

What is 5G and when will it launch?

Mobile data use has rocketed over the past five years – increasing 74 per cent alone in 2015 – taking the overall global figure to around 3.7 exabytes per month.

Underpinning this explosion is the growth of streaming services and people’s growing use of apps – all underwritten by the expectation of having a high-speed data […]

Award Winning Stonegate IT in take-over of Tech Evolution & Acorn Networks

We are pleased to announce that Stonegate Technologies LLP have recently purchased local Bramhall based Tech Evolution as well as Acorn Networks based in Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire, in a move to strengthen the group and to increase the reach of their client network nationwide.

With a diverse portfolio of clients that includes Legal Firms, […]

Hackers won’t stop hijacking local US radio stations to play ‘F**k Donald Trump’ rap

A strange new hacking phenomenon is gripping small community radio stations across America, as multiple reports suggest tricksters keep hijacking the airwaves to play a profanity-ridden rap song that repeats the phrase “F**k Donald Trump.”

The latest victim was South Carolina’s ‘Sunny 1.07.9 WFBS’, which was targeted on 30 January by the unknown hackers. Lead broadcasters […]

12 Things You Need to Know About Driverless Cars

From forecourt to scrapyard, a new car in the UK lasts an average of 13.9 years, which is why if you got one today, it might very well be the last car you buy. Over the next decade, accelerating autonomous driving technology, including advances in artificial intelligence, sensors, cameras, radar and data analytics, are set […]

Piracy WARNING notices as internet providers crack down on illegal downloads

UK ISPs will be starting to send out “educational letters” to their customers that have been identified as downloading copyright material from the internet without paying for it.

As part of the UK government’s attempt to crack down on piracy, BT, TalkTalk, Virgin Media, and Sky have agreed to send the missives, which will be emailed […]