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Posted in Windows Windows 10 Windows 11

Windows 10 very close to End of Life

If you support friends and family with their computer use like me, what are you looking to do after October…

MacOS Going Going Gone
Posted in Apple Hardware MacOS X

Apple, MacOS, Old Machines, Hackintosh’s & Other Stuff

I still have a love-hate relationship with Apple equipment. Sure, I’ve gone from a Hater (based on Hardware Value for…

Company Culture
Posted in Employment

Company Culture

Company Culture is something that almost every company wants to get right, so how do you do that? Avoid the…

Phone Scam
Posted in Smart Phones

How I Avoid “Phone Network” Scammers

I have several mobile phone numbers, but they all have one thing in common. While they are on the same…

ISP Router
Posted in Gadgets Hardware Networking Security

New FireWall replaces PiHole & Providers Router

I’ve recently updated my internet stack, which is now as follows: 1000Mbps Fibre to the Premises Providers Modem providing 2.5GB…

Posted in IT Security

Deauth Detector, the new must have.

Despite being a security-orientated government agency, a company I’ve been working for recently provided me with a WiFi Only laptop….

Price versus Value
Posted in Employment

Companies: Should they offer you less you asked for?

One of the first things that Recruitment Agents ask is what remuneration I am looking for, and they often ask,…

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Online Tools for Techies

DNS Tools DNS Configuration Check The Defacto DNS configuration check and guidelines.   IP Addresses Determine your…

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Human attributes that cannot be replaced, yet, by AI

With AI being adopted a little too fast, it’s probably a good idea to leverage skills that AI cannot replace…

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Synology Memory Upgrades

If you’re unaware, I like Synology NAS drives. I use them for Docker and VMM projects in my lab due…