How to protect yourself against cyber crime

It has been reported that cyber crimes are hitting victims harder over the past year, with each victim losing about US$1,158. This news may seem shocking if it happened just a decade ago but given the proliferation of technology today, it is of little wonder that this is happening. For instance, we shop online, do banking transactions online and have social media accounts where we publicly share details of our lives with strangers.

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What to do after your phone gets wet

One of the worst things that can happen to your smartphone is if it comes into contact with a large volume of water. Your screen might go haywire, your SIM card might be damaged and – horror of horrors – your phone might just die and your warranty will not cover the repairs because you got it wet in the first place.

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6 App Games for Stress Relief

Yes we know, work can get rather stressful at times and a few deep breaths are not sufficient to suppress that urge to strangle someone at work. Luckily, there are quite a few app games that you can download on your smartphone to help you channel your stress and anger elsewhere. Try them!

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Common steps to fix IT problems

Yes, we’ll admit, machines are not perfect. They do not always work the way they are supposed to and when that happens it causes some distress to us as users. Sometimes, these faults seemed like they just happened without any rhyme or reason, which makes it hard for normal users to fix the problem.

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5 signs you should get a new IT manager

The role of an IT manager is crucial to the wellbeing of any company. If you use computers at work, then the functionality of your business depends on the capabilities of this person. The job of an IT manager is challenging because advancements in the world of technology happen at a rapid pace but unfortunately, not everyone can step up to this challenge. Bad performance from an IT manager can drag down the overall performance of the company, so how do you know when to let that person go?

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