Making The Switch From Windows To Other Platforms

The platform you run your computer on affects pretty much everything about how you use it and what you can get out of it. For that reason, it is always a good idea to make sure that you have the kind of platform you want, so that you can be sure you are going to get the most out of it on the whole. There are three main types of platform out there: Windows, Linux & Mac. They each have their own benefits and drawbacks, but an increasing number of people are less and less happy with their Windows computers,… [Read More]

Using The Internet of Things To Inspire Your Kids

It’s no secret that computers are becoming increasingly important in the modern world. As time goes on, more and more people are relying on these machines to get their work done, and jobs of all shapes and sizes are wrapped up with them. Of course, most kids won’t want to learn about the work which can be done on a computer. Instead, if they are going to use them, preparing themselves for the future, it will be crucial that they have the chance to have some fun with them. To help you out with this, this post will be exploring… [Read More]

Gryphon Wi-Fi Router Review #AD

We live in a world that is now massively digitally reliant and most children by the age of five will have been exposed to the internet. The biggest danger to just having plain and simple family time is actually screen time, and like most parents I find it difficult to control screen time, especially if you have children that have inquisitive minds. So when I was approached by Gryphon to review their WiFi router I was a little more than curious about how it could protect my children when they are online. It is a new sensible way to protect… [Read More]

Teenagers On Holidays: Don’t Forget Your Mobile Phones, Tablets Or Laptops Really!

I have recently returned from a holiday in Menorca and one thing I noticed which without question seemed worse than I have ever seen before on a summer holiday, but interestingly was something I understood, and realise is that the younger generation of today live in a completely different world to the one that I grew up in, but that doesn’t necessarily make it a bad thing or at least I don’t think so. The amount of teenagers on tablets and mobile phones in the lounges inside the hotel during the day and night was actually quite frightening and shocking…. [Read More]

Staying Safe Online Protecting Your Privacy

The world we currently live in, and the one our children are growing up in is a solely based technological world. There is no doubt that we couldn’t now survive without the internet. Is that a good or bad thing? Well I guess it depends on your view towards technology. For me personally I think it’s fantastic and the opportunities that it will offer especially to my children are without a doubt limitless. For that reason I’m all for embracing the internet and everything it has to offer, but… There is always a but! More so when it comes to… [Read More]

How The Internet Helps My life #BroadbandAndMe

We live in a world today where the internet is completely taken for granted as a must in the family home. This got me thinking about if it was taken off me tomorrow how would it affect the way I live? You may be surprised how many things that we do in life in the home that relies heavily on the internet. Although I must admit I think that’s a good thing because it makes life easier. Here’s a list of some of things I rely on to make life easier for me. So here we go #BroadbandandMe. 1. The… [Read More]

The Internet of Things

How many gadgets do you have in your home? I bet that if you stopped what you were doing right now, looked up and counted all of the gadgets within plain site, that you’d easily count at least five. Dig a little deeper and open up drawers and cupboards, and I bet you that even more gadgets would appear! You’re not alone! The majority of homes are full of them! From fridges to security alarms, these gadgets are likely to do more than just make our lives easier in the future. It is thought that these items will become smarter… [Read More]

The Internet Crashes. OMG! What Will We Do ? 

The internet crashes worldwide what would we do really it’s a question that I have thought about a few times. OMG ! Life would be so different well actually no it would be like going back to childhood.  I remember the early days of the Internet when we had dial-up and  it to take an enternity to connect and eventually connect only to diisconnect a minute later it was always so incredibly frustrating.  Of course the internet has moved on just little since those days to the point where just about every part of lives is in some way or… [Read More]