In recent IT news Apple have released the macOS Catalina operating system. If you are running a supported Apple device you will be prompted to install this update. It’s also a good idea to make sure your data is backed up before installing this update.
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In recent IT news Microsoft is ending support for Windows 7 starting January 14th 2020. After this date Microsoft will stop releasing important security updates for the outdated software.
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In recent IT news Apple have announced a re-design of the keyboard part in their new MacBook laptops. The old ‘butterfly’ design was prone to failure which many users have experienced.
In recent IT news Apple have announced a battery replacement program for a specific range of their 13″ MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar model) laptops manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017. The fault may cause the built-in battery to expand. If you own this model of laptop you should contact Apple to arrange a repair.
In recent IT news it has been reported that a security flaw has been found in the popular WhatsApp app. This app is used for making calls from mobile devices (such as phones and tablets) via the internet. In order to stay protected the best advice is to make sure your device app is up to date.
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In recent IT news Microsoft will be releasing an update to Windows 10 this month. Windows 10 update version 1903 (May 2019 update) adds several important security and bug-fixes. If you use Windows 10 this will be automatically downloaded and installed.
In recent IT news we have experienced an issue with Windows computers that have installed the Microsoft update patch KB4493471. This software update may conflict with some anti-virus programs, leading to a blank screen when the PC is switched on.
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In recent IT news falling prices mean solid state drives are becoming more affordable. A solid state drive (SSD) is used to store data in computers. An SSD can transfer data much faster than a traditional hard drive.
If you are looking to improve the speed of your system we can assist with the data transfer and installation of a SSD in your machine.
In recent IT news a new format of SD card has been announced. SD cards are used for storing data in devices such as computers, cameras, phones.
With microSD Express these storage devices will be much faster and consume less power.
It has been found that a Windows 10 Update released in October has compatibility issues with Apple iCloud. Microsoft and Apple are working together to release an update to resolve this issue.
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