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1603, 2017

Inside an Active Volcano with Google Street View

March 16th, 2017|blog|

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 […]

903, 2017

What is 5G and when will it launch?

March 9th, 2017|blog|

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 […]

1602, 2017

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

February 16th, 2017|blog|

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 […]

202, 2017

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

February 2nd, 2017|blog|

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 […]

1901, 2017

12 Things You Need to Know About Driverless Cars

January 19th, 2017|blog|

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 […]

1201, 2017

Piracy WARNING notices as internet providers crack down on illegal downloads

January 12th, 2017|blog|

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 […]

2312, 2016

Christmas Opening Times

December 23rd, 2016|blog|

We will operating with reduced hours over the Christmas and new year period but will be providing out of hours cover for any critical IT issues.

Our hours of business will be: 

Friday, 23rd December – […]

2012, 2016

Insurers handling ‘hundreds’ of breach claims

December 20th, 2016|blog|

Insurance claims for data breaches are being made at a rate of more than one a day, figures from CFC Underwriting suggest.

CFC Underwriting have claimed that in 2016 it had handled more than 400 claims […]

1412, 2016

Ransomware Phishing Attack That Presents as a Job Application with PDF & Excel Attachments

December 14th, 2016|blog|

We are advising all of our customers and partners to be aware of one of the most serious strains of ransomware that is currently doing the rounds. Named Goldeneye, it encrypts the workstation twice; both the […]

812, 2016

And The Winner Is….

December 8th, 2016|blog|

So this time last week we had our party frocks at the ready for a night at the Talk of Manchester Business Awards 2016.  And what a night we had…

Mixing with some of the best […]