Tips and guides

How-to tips, tutorials and case studies to help improve your (or your business's) productivity.

How to remove adware and other stubborn apps

How to remove adware and other stubborn apps

Ever had adware, extensions and junk apps that refuse to be uninstalled? Here’s how to get rid of them once and for all.
Oct 13 2017, 8:54AM
When it's time to upgrade your Wi-Fi

When it's time to upgrade your Wi-Fi

Moving from a consumer-grade router to a business device can improve security, performance and more.
Oct 12 2017, 6:00AM
How to install iOS 11 – and what to do if it bricks your phone

How to install iOS 11 – and what to do if it bricks your phone

We explain how to minimise the chances of something going wrong, and what to do if it does.
Sep 20 2017, 7:42AM
How to win more customers through SEO

How to win more customers through SEO

A retail expert offers five top tips for search engine optimisation.
Sep 15 2017, 6:23AM
Everything you need to know about the cloud for business

Everything you need to know about the cloud for business

Confused by all the different cloud services available? We translate the jargon and help you understand the options.
Sep 12 2017, 6:00AM
Privacy guide: everything you need to know about encryption

Privacy guide: everything you need to know about encryption

We've rounded up the best tools and methods for encrypting all your data across all your devices.
Sep 7 2017, 7:29AM
How to create your own 'personal cloud'

How to create your own 'personal cloud'

Set up your own Dropbox-like syncing app for your home or business using a NAS appliance.
Sep 1 2017, 12:16PM
AI: which jobs and sectors are at risk

AI: which jobs and sectors are at risk

Even accountants' jobs are at risk from artificial intelligence, but there is a potential upside, according to this special report.
Aug 22 2017, 11:23PM
The case against moving to the cloud

The case against moving to the cloud

Are you better off keeping your hardware and software on-premises? We explain when you should.
Aug 9 2017, 5:58PM
The small business guide to VoIP

The small business guide to VoIP

We explain how Voice-over-IP can reduce your phone bills – and the connectivity options and traps to watch out for.
Jul 30 2017, 6:00PM
How VoIP can make your small business seem bigger

How VoIP can make your small business seem bigger

We explain some of the clever ways you can put more advanced (but affordable) phone services to good use.
Jul 30 2017, 5:00PM
25 Windows 10 problems – and how to fix them

25 Windows 10 problems – and how to fix them

Stop tearing your hair out and follow our tips for upgrading, configuring, securing and using Windows 10.
Jul 28 2017, 3:54PM
Eight essential Chrome extensions

Eight essential Chrome extensions

Improve your productivity with these plug-ins for Google's popular web browser.
Jul 26 2017, 12:57PM
How to enable two-factor authentication on Facebook

How to enable two-factor authentication on Facebook

Protect your personal profile and business page with this guide.
Jul 25 2017, 8:59AM
Should your business go 100% wireless?

Should your business go 100% wireless?

Ditching cables may be possible, but there are good reasons why Ethernet should still be a part of most businesses’ network strategies.
Jul 20 2017, 8:29AM
Five business tips for the new financial year

Five business tips for the new financial year

These strategies may help your business reduce costs, become more efficient and increase collaboration.
Jul 10 2017, 5:53AM
How to boost your wireless network

How to boost your wireless network

Eight ways to improve the Wi-Fi signal and performance for your devices.
Jul 8 2017, 7:30AM
Five tips for getting paid sooner

Five tips for getting paid sooner

How to minimise late payments and unpaid invoices.
Jul 3 2017, 3:25PM
Five power tips for working with PDFs

Five power tips for working with PDFs

Here are five things you might not know about Nitro Pro, the popular alternative to Acrobat.
Jun 28 2017, 7:00AM
What the New Payments Platform will mean for business

What the New Payments Platform will mean for business

The NPP is expected by the end of the year and it should be good news for every business. Here's what you need to know.
Jun 27 2017, 7:23AM

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