8th January, 2019
What do you do if you drop your smartphone in water? A puddle, the sink, or heaven forbid, the loo?
Did it go under the water, even for a short time, or does it just have a few splashes of rain on the screen?
Newer smartphones claim to be waterproof, but are most likely only splash-proof.
Do you want to test yours? Are you feeling lucky?
10th December, 2018
Curlew Computers are proud to have been given the opportunity to sponsor the AGM of the North Northumberland branch of NFU Mutual, which takes place on Thursday 13th Dec 2018.
9th November, 2018
Most of us have had the phone call from "Alan from Microsoft", or similar, who claims that he has spotted a problem on your computer. These are known as "phishing" calls.
In these days of Remote Computer Support, and Big Brother surveillance, it sounds plausible, doesn't it. Microsoft may well be tracking your computer to help you to fix it, right?
5th November, 2018
Coming to a computer near you, very soon, is "Google One".
Initially it will only be available to you if you already have a paid-for Google Drive account. Your account will be migrated seamlessly, once it is offered in the UK.
2nd November, 2018
We all love taking shortcuts! Here are some Windows 10 keyboard tips & tricks.
25th October, 2018
If you use Google Chrome for browsing the internet, have you ever noticed the “Not Secure” message at the top of your internet browser page?
24th October, 2018
I've been talking to a couple of potential new clients about their existing computer systems, and about their current computer support companies.
Neither of these clients seems to know what their existing IT Support company does; or exactly what they are being charged for.