Paul’s Tech Tips: Third-Party ‘Cleaners’

Paul’s Tech Tips There are many third-party software packages promoted online such as Mac Cleaner and MacKeeper which, if installed, can clear files off your machine that you actually need. This kind of software is unnecessary. After a recent visit from a customer who was complaining of having lost his photos, we subsequently discovered that Read more about Paul’s Tech Tips: Third-Party ‘Cleaners’[…]

Sonos One – Voice Controlled Smart Speaker 

The Smart Speaker for Music Lovers The new Sonos One with Amazon Alexa Sonos One blends great sound with Amazon Alexa, the easy-to-use voice service, for hands-free control of your music and more. Use your voice to play songs while you cook or tell Alexa to turn the volume up.You can even request your favourite Read more about Sonos One – Voice Controlled Smart Speaker […]

Paul’s Tech Tips: Updating Your System

Paul’s Tech Tips We have recently dealt with a customer’s computer which has highlighted a major issue. Never turn off your machine when in the middle of an update. You could have a machine that won’t boot up and, in the worst-case scenario, require replacement hardware, which can be a very expensive mistake! As Apple Read more about Paul’s Tech Tips: Updating Your System[…]

Paul’s Tech Tips: Live Photos (Available on iPhone 6s And Above)

Paul’s Tech Tips A live photo captures what happens 1.5 seconds before and after you take a photo and is normally switched on by default. However, should you wish to disable this feature, click the yellow dot at the top of the camera window. It is worth noting that, when a live photo is taken, Read more about Paul’s Tech Tips: Live Photos (Available on iPhone 6s And Above)[…]

Paul’s Tech Tips: Customising Your iOS Control Centre

Paul’s Tech Tip’s In the new operating system iOS 11 for iPad and iPhone, it is now possible to customise the control centre. For example, you now have the ability to add a magnifying glass straight to the lock screen. To do this, on your device go to Settings, Control Centre, Customise Controls and you Read more about Paul’s Tech Tips: Customising Your iOS Control Centre[…]