Archives for 2011

Before you Update your iPhone to iOS 5!

Smithers, release the iOS 5! Nearly a month ago (12th October 2011), Apple released iOS 5, a major update to the iPhone and iPad operating system. It seems to have some great new features that are well worth the update and, indeed, from the day it was released, there has been a mad rush by… [Read More]

Is that Email a Fake or Not?

Good security software will get rid of the bulk of your spam mail so usually you don’t have to worry about them but occasionally some slip past the keeper and end up in your inbox.  Mostly they’re just annoying, but occasionally, slotted in between the email offering you a cheap Rolex watch and another selling… [Read More]

Can’t Open Attachments in OWA

Today, I came across an issue where a client couldn’t open any attachments to emails from within Outlook Web Access (OWA). OWA was being accessed via Internet Explorer (IE) 9 on a Vista laptop. The server that OWA was connecting to was a Small Business Server 2003. I could get the attachments to open in… [Read More]

Confused about Wireless?

Clients regularly tell us about telcos such as Optus or Telstra calling them up and offering them wireless internet. There’s always some fantastic deal attached to it – something like you get all your mobile phone calls included for free, plus reduced international call rates and home phone rates. But is it worth it? Well,… [Read More]