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7 Jul
News. Staff Articles.

Match Colours Wherever You Are with Pantone’s New Revolutionary (And Cheap) Color Card

No more trying to guess a colour by comparing it to a chart with thousands of colours; Pantone’s new Colour Match Card allows you to scan any colour with your phone to find the perfect match.

4 Jun
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OK Beeb – Voice Assistant to Bring Speech Commands to BBC Apps

The BBC’s new voice assistant promises easier access to BBC services, and has been released to early adopters this week.

28 May
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UNTITLED, ART and Artland Present the World’s First Virtual Reality Art Fair

The world-famous UNTITLED, ART is an international art fair founded in 2012 which brings works of modern and contemporary art together into a uniquely curated space. The team has partnered with Artland to bring this…

1 May
News. Staff Articles.

How A Mobile App Could Help the NHS to Slow the Spread of Coronavirus

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect the lives of millions around the world, the NHS is working on a mobile app to track whether people have come in to contact with someone infected by the virus.

21 Apr
News. Staff Articles.

How AI is being used to find treatment for Covid-19

In the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, AI is helping to pave the way for new treatments.

31 Jan
Staff Articles.

Still Running Windows 7? These are your 5 Options to Keep Your Data Safe

Support for Windows 7 has ended, so you need to think about what to do next

14 Jan
News. Staff Articles.

Are These the Most Bizarre Technologies of CES 2020?

Want to know your dog’s mood or make a stew with just your voice? These are the most bizarre products from this year’s CES show

8 Nov
News. Staff Articles.

I Tried Adobe Aero and I was Amazed at the Power of the VR Software

Want to get a futuristic AR experience from your phone? This incredible new app from Adobe has just what you need.

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28 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

BBC News Launches on the Dark Web

The Dark Web – black market trading, illegal activity and now… BBC News?

24 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Rural Churches are In‑Spire‑ing Extended Mobile Coverage with O2 and Vodafone

Churches have been at the heart of the community for centuries, providing a hub for communication. Now, another type of communication boost is being implemented.

22 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Creating the Clothes of the Future – Virgin and Under Armour showcase Spacesuits for the Masses

50 years after humans first reached the moon, a new generation of space travel is on the horizon. But what will the astronauts wear?

16 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Magic Leap One – The Future of Technology?

Augmented reality is set to be the future of technology. Will Magic Leap’s product be in every household and workplace within the next few years?

7 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Google Introduces Incognito Mode to Google Maps, and ups Privacy in other Apps

Search tracking is getting more control in Google Maps and YouTube, and access to data use in Assistant is becoming more accessible

20 Sep
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The Next Generation of iPhone is Here, and Here’s Why It Makes a Great Business Phone

Apple’s latest phones are perfect for a busy worker in any industry, you should consider it as your next company phone

19 Sep
News. Staff Articles. Uncategorised

My, My, That’s a Mountain of Pi

Technology company Oracle have built a supercomputer made up of 1,060 Raspberry Pis, showing that these mini circuits can be used to create a powerful machine. Standing proudly at Oracle’s OpenWorld convention on Monday, the…

6 Sep
News. Staff Articles.

Lenovo Announces Monitors Designed to Combat Eye Fatigue

Lenovo are releasing a monitor which is specially designed to reduce the strain on your eyes.

3 Sep
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More Lines are Coming to London

Ofcom have announced that they are releasing 10 million new London phone numbers as the (020)4 range is released.

20 Aug
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Too Many Chips? Cerebras Think That the Answer is by Having One Giant One

AI requires a lot of processing power. So why have dozens of GPUs when you can have one iPad-sized chip?

5 Jul
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Bitcoin uses more energy than the whole of Switzerland

Bitcoin is big business – but also uses a lot of energy. New research from the University of Cambridge shows just how much.

19 Jun
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I Sense a Change in Robots. Specifically the Senses of Touch and Sight

Researchers at MIT have developed an AI that can link sight and touch senses together, just like a human can. Is this the rise of the robotic empire?

17 Jun
News. Staff Articles.

3.2 Billion Fake Emails Are Sent Every Day. Are You Doing Enough to Protect Yourself?

With over 37,000 dangerous emails sent out every second, you need to know how to protect yourself.

17 Jun
Staff Articles.

Is Your Password Strong Enough? I Doubt It

Simple or repeated passwords leave your information vulnerable to cyber criminals. How secure is your password?

12 Jun
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Government Pledges £153 Million to Progress Quantum Computing

The government has pledged to invest in quantum computing, to help future problems including medical research and traffic management.

31 May
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Forget Folding Phones – A Folding Laptop is What You Really Need

Lenovo are innovating a new type of laptop – one that folds in half. Stick with me, it’s something completely new.

24 May
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Mind the Scrap: Avoid Busy Tube Areas with Your Phone Thanks to TFL

London Underground operators will track WiFi connections to figure out where the busiest places on the network are.

22 May
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Another 14 UK Districts Awarded EU Funding for Free Town WiFi

The European Council has awarded 14 UK districts funding to install free public WiFi throughout towns.

22 May
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I tried Edge for Mac for a Week, and it Wasn’t That Bad

Edge, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer successor, is coming to Mac. But do Mac users want a Windows browser? The answer may surprise you.

3 May
News. Staff Articles.

Is Your Fridge Spying on You? – New Laws for the Internet of Things

The number of connected devices in our homes is increasing, but there are a number of security issues. The government are bringing in new laws to protect the ‘Internet of Things’.

2 May
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Samsung’s Next TV – With a Rotating Screen?

Samsung have released another innovative TV screen. You can now spin your TV to mirror your phone screen.

1 May
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The Raspberry Pi Can Now Be Used to Send Letters

The Raspberry Pi computer is becoming immortalised as a first class stamp to commemorate 50 years of British engineering.

26 Apr
News. Staff Articles.

The Future of Car Communication; Wi-Fi or 5G?

Cars communicating with each other is the future of transport, but how they do it is under debate.

18 Apr
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How Google is doing more to protect Android users from malicious apps

Google play is the largest app store, but is introducing new measures to ensure all of its apps are safe

25 Mar
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You Could Soon Be A Landscape Painter With No Artistic Talent At All

NVIDIA have created an AI software which can transform basic drawings into photorealistic masterpieces

12 Mar
Staff Articles.

The Many Ways that Apple is a Leader in Tech Sustainability

Apple has a commitment to reduce its environmental impact and has an incredible number of procedures in place to protect the environment. All of its facilities worldwide are run by 100% renewable energy, 100% of…

1 Mar
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Hunting for An Airport Parking Space Could Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

Robotics and artificial intelligence are being used to create automated valet parking in London Gatwick Airport

14 Feb
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How the Australian Military Recycled 200,000 Devices at Once

The Department of Defence has decommissioned the largest ever number of technological products.

6 Feb
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Could You Soon Have Virgin Media Hyperfast Broadband?

Virgin Media are trialing 8Gbps broadband in a Cambridgeshire village. But is internet 200 times faster than average really necessary?

24 Jan
Staff Articles.

How to Use a Windows Keyboard with Mac

Using a Windows keyboard for a Mac is preferred by many, but some settings need to be adjusted before it works as needed

8 Jan
Staff Articles.

Unlucky Friday 13th Virus

30 years ago, a virus awakened causing havoc for computers across the UK. However, this wasn’t the only unlucky Friday 13th for virus attacks.

11 Dec
News. Staff Articles.

Ten Years of Google Chrome

Ten years after Google Chrome was first launched, it is now the world’s most popular browser. Discover its journey to success.

6 Dec
Staff Articles.

SSD or HDD – What Does It All Mean?

Hard Drives and SSDs are one of the most important components of a computer and need to be considered when buying a new device.

22 Nov
Staff Articles.

Disable the Ctrl + Return Shortcut for Sending Emails

Avoid accidentally sending emails by disabling the Ctrl+Return shortcut in Outlook for Windows and Mac.

16 Nov
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

How to Protect Your Computer Over Winter

Don’t let the cold weather affect your computers. Learn how to keep them warm over the winter.

1 Nov
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Using Hot Corners to Save Time on Mac

Jump between screens or lock your Mac just by moving your mouse to the edge of the screen. Learn how to set up Hot Corners.

31 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Forget Remembering Passwords – Let Your Brain Take Control

What if you no longer had to remember passwords, but simply hold the key inside your brain. That could soon be reality.

25 Oct
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

A Quicker Way To Send Emails

There’s a little-known way to send an email from Microsoft Outlook with just the tap of two keys.

23 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

Wi-Fi 6: Better Hardware for Faster Browsing

The next generation of WiFi is on the horizon, propelling the possibilities of IoT Devices and more.

19 Oct
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Recover from Disaster: Reopen a Closed Tab

Picture this: You’re clearing down your browser tabs after a project and – DISASTER! You close an important tab with a page it took you seemingly forever to find.

11 Oct
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

The Ways in Which a Server can Serve Your Every Need

Servers are the backbone for IT infrastructure, but do you know why they are so vital to everything we do?

9 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

The Future of Websites? How one site has Gone 100% Solar.

Low-Tech Magazine is living up to its name by launching a fully solar-powered version of their website, run by a solar panel on the owner’s Spanish balcony.

4 Oct
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Using the Print Shortcut to Use Your Printer Quickly and Efficiently

This keyboard shortcut can be used to send an email with just the tap of two keys.

2 Oct
News. Staff Articles.

How Office 2019 Aims to Improve Your Productivity

Updates to Microsoft’s Office package have been released, and many of the changes are focused on productivity.

27 Sep
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

How Using Keyboard Shortcuts Can Make Navigating Text a Breeze

Skip to the end of a line, a word or a paragraph with just the tap of two keys.

25 Sep
News. Staff Articles.

The Future of Health Insurance: How One Insurer is Promoting Health With Fitness Trackers

American life insurance provider John Hancock will no longer provide policies which do not include the use of digital fitness trackers.

20 Sep
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Is Your Windows 10 Edition
Right for You?

Did you know that there are number of different editions of Windows, all specialised for different environments? Make sure you know the difference and have the best one for you.

18 Sep
News. Staff Articles.

What do Nougat, Spherical Cow and Bionic Beaver Have in Common?

  Android phones are well known for their operating system versions being named after sweet treats, the latest being Version 9.0 – Android Pie. Other systems have similar naming conventions; some more captivating than others.…

13 Sep
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Improve Your Google Search Results With Smart Searching

With over 25 trillion web pages listed by Google, finding exactly what you need can be frustrating and seemingly impossible. With this huge resource of the internet, a few tips can be implemented to ensure that…

11 Sep
News. Staff Articles.

How A Nordic Datacentre is Sustainably Heating Homes

  DigiPlex is one of the biggest names for datacentre operations across the Nordic region, with five sites across Norway, Sweden and Denmark. They are pioneers in this industry in regards to renewable and sustainable…

6 Sep
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

How to Arrange Files in Mac Finder Folders

Unlike on the Windows operating system, files in Mac OS are not automatically aligned or arranged by name. This can make organisation easier as files can be dragged to any area of the folder for…

4 Sep
News. Staff Articles.

How Firefox is Fighting Against Tracking Cookies

Mozilla is taking a revolutionary step with its open source web browser, Firefox, by working to block all tracking cookies in an upcoming update. Tracking cookies are assigned to you as an individual by third…

30 Aug
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

How To Save A Document Quickly As You Work

Saving work is essential when creating a document as work can be easily lost in the event of the programme crashing or another issue, potentially losing hours of valuable work.    By pressing the…

30 Aug
News. Staff Articles.

Why Changes to Windows Updates May Affect Your Business

Windows updates are an important part of computer maintenance as they provide security improvements and bug fixes to protect your machine and keep it running well. However, Microsoft is dramatically changing the way it will…

23 Aug
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Improve Computer Speed by Uninstalling Unused Programmes

Just like a human, asking a computer to carry out many tasks at once will cause each to be performed more slowly. Therefore, to ease the workload you should remove any programmes which are no…

21 Aug
News. Staff Articles.

Why Worcestershire is at the Forefront of 5G Development

Worcestershire – home of the Wyre Forest, birthplace of composer Sir Edward Elgar and origin of Worcestershire sauce. Not the first place you might expect to be at the forefront of the UK’s technological advancements.…

16 Aug
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

How to Ensure Your Windows Updates are Installed

Windows updates are important to keep your computer running smoothly. They keep your machine running smoothly and protected from security concerns, and therefore should be kept up to date.    Your machine will automatically…

9 Aug
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Protect Your Work by Adjusting AutoRecovery Times

AutoRecover is a very important feature in Microsoft Office programmes. This can save your work in the case of Office crashing, or if your computer shuts down unexpectedly before you have a chance to save…

6 Aug
Staff Articles.

The Windows 7 Support Deadline is Looming – Is Your Business Prepared?

    Update 13-10-20 – Windows 7 support is ending tomorrow. Speak to one of our experts for advice on how to keep your business operational after this deadline      Windows operating systems control…

3 Aug
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

You Should Carry Out a Disk Clean-up to Improve Your Computer’s Speed

A disk clean-up is used on Windows computers to free disk space on the hard drive. Essentially, it locates unnecessary files which are no longer in use and removes them in order to create more…

1 Aug
Staff Articles.

A Brief History of the Telephone – How Distance Messages Have Changed the World We Live In

Mobile phones are a seemingly essential part of everyday life, but their history has been long and complex. Follow the history of the telephone from the Ancient Greeks to future developments with this animation, then…

18 Jul
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

Take Control of Those Not-So-Tasty Cookies Following Your Every Move

Cookies are a delicious treat, guaranteed to lift the spirits of everyone in your workplace. Though, unfortunately web cookies aren’t so tasty.    Computer cookies are small amounts of text data used to track…

11 Jul
News. Staff Articles.

UK Broadband Falls in Global Rankings – How to Receive the Best Service

The UK’s broadband speed has fallen in global rankings, according to M-lab research. The United Kingdom has dropped from 31st to 35th position in a study of 200 countries, which analysed 163 million broadband speed…

9 Jul
News. Staff Articles.

How Twitter is Clamping Down on Spam

Twitter has long been plagued by fake accounts and spam posts, but that could be coming to an end. At the end of last month, Twitter has explained in a detailed blog post that they…

4 Jul
Staff Articles. Ten Second Tips.

The Tab Key – How It Can Improve Your Productivity

The Tab Key The Tab Key, located on the left-hand side of the keyboard, usually directly above the Caps Lock key, is used for a variety of time-saving functions.    The most useful of…

4 Jul
News. Staff Articles.

The European Parliament Vs. Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab, a Russia-based cyber-security and antivirus provider, has been heavily criticised in the US and Europe recently. On June 13th, the European Parliament sat to administer a motion to improve cyber-security in its member…

24 Jan
Staff Articles.

Hosted Phone System without the Headache or Capital Outlay (via LinkedIn)

  We deal with many companies of different sizes and industries at SeaBro IT, each of those companies face different and unique challenges with managing internal systems, staff and customers – to assist with this, we at the…

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