Did you read recently that Burger King put out a television advertisement in the US which used language designed to trigger Google Assistant? Read about the pitfalls of linking to Wikipedia.
Carlisle has a much more of an innovative industrial story than many realise. Did you know that global firm based in Carlisle’s Nicholas Gate provided enabling technology to the Japanese, whilst Dixons Chimney and Shaddon Mill were ahead of their time, architecturally?
We’ve almost all had dealings with Openreach, often less than ideal. Pressure which has finally led to Ofcom issuing new regulations requiring that Openreach be put into a ring-fenced subsidiary… but still owned by BT. But what does this mean for us as customers?
Last week BT users across the country, including businesses and banks, were left without access to the internet on two consecutive days – and all because of a single power failure!
While you might expect BT – the biggest telecoms operator in the UK – to provide the most reliable internet service, it is not always the case. The floods in Cumbria served as a huge reminder that BT’s copper/fibre hybrid network is not waterproof.
Cyber-security for the business or professional user, is a big issue. One in ten of us was hit by online fraud last year. That means at least one of your close network of people. What are the common forms of Cyber-Crime and how can you protect yourself.
There is a perception that older people don’t enjoy being online and aren’t embracing technology, but more and more the older generations are embracing digital technology o help them increase their independence, health and safety.
Despite its name, the so-called ‘Superfast’ copper/fibre hybrid network by BT is often incapable of meeting rural needs. In 2015 the Government committed to giving 2 Mb/s download speeds to every premises in the UK and introduced the Basic Broadband Subsidy Scheme, offering a grant to everyone with less than 2Mb/s so they could get…
Consistency is the key to your standing in social and business circles, and not as boring as it sounds. Do you base your business strategy on social media channels? More and more, businesses and professionals do. BUT social media must be your faithful servant, always there to do your bidding, not your master, there when…