Cloud Storage – Lots Of Options & Lots Of Space

Looking to store your files in the cloud , there are many services for this with free space before you would have to upgrade and pay for more space. Dropbox – 2Gb free One Drive – 15Gb free – 1TB with Office 365 soon  Google Drive – 15Gb free Copy – 15Gb free Box – 10Gb free  There are also upgrade options for referrals or for buying certain products and activating the app services for those devices , such as Android devices ( Nexus & Chrome books ) , Surface tablets and selected smartphones. There are also apps for your smartphones and tablets so you can access all your files while on the go.   Lots of storage but make sure you make note of your user names and passwords or use a password manager.

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Windows 9 – Children Purchasing Apps – Box Offering 50gb Of Cloud Storage

Windows 9 Is Coming Threshold is coming – April 2015 – Brand name for Windows 9  Windows 9 will be about Microsoft distancing itself from Windows 8 which has not been embraced More information can be found here: Threshold to be called Windows 9  Tips to stop children running up big bills in App Purchases on the iTunes Store  Don’t give your children your password to your iPhone or iPad .Each time they want to download or purchase something, it will ask for the Apple ID password. Now you have to enter your password every time. Next go to Settings > General > Restrictions, and then change the ‘Require Password’ setting to ‘Immediately’. Now, every time your child goes to buy something, whether it is an app or in-app purchase, they’ll be asked to type in the password before they can progress further. Parents should also look at the restrictions menu so… Read More

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New Year Tech Resolutions & A Great App From South Australia

New Year Tech Resolutions A new year is time for some change so lets embrace some technology resolutions for 2014  I will realise the importance of keeping my computer up to date  Windows update is your first line of defence against getting malware / virus I will not pay for or download bogus software that they claim will perform miracles and revive their computer  There are many so called “ free “ solutions which will only cause issues – don’t download these  Optimiser Pro Reg Clean  Winzip Utilities – Registry Optimiser I will not talk to bogus telemarketers telling me there is a problem with my computer  Microsoft do not ring anyone and tell them there is an issue with their computer I will treat with great suspicion emails and links in emails If it looks like it was not meant for me it probably wasn’t  I will learn to… Read More

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