- IT support for cloud services
“The Cloud” is term you will have heard used a lot these days, but what is it and how should my business be using it? In simple terms, cloud computing means storing and accessing data and software over the internet rather than from your computer’s hard drive. “The Cloud” is just another way of saying […]
- IT support for Apple Mac Networks, Servers & Apple Mac Devices
Itek Computer Solutions provide expert technical consultancy and Mac IT support services to businesses throughout the Nothwest, from Kendal in Cumbria to Lancaster and Preston in Lancashire and down to Manchester and beyond. Our service ranges from small business Apple Mac server installations to enterprise scale deployment and integration. iTek Computer Solutions Make Apple Products […]
'We'd still be picking up the pieces now'
Two years ago this week the Sun let off one of its periodic solar flares, and a new analysis of its force shows that human civilization had a very near miss indeed.…
26 July 2014, 12:58 am
Synology finally patches OpenSSL bugs in Trevor's NAS
Sysadmin blog Synology quietly released version 4.2-3250 of its DiskStation Manager (DSM) operating system this month. This squashes critical security bugs in version 4.2 of DSM – bugs that were fixed in version 5.0 in June, so consider this a back port.…
25 July 2014, 8:40 pm
Security chap pens guide to bug bounty programs that won't fail like Yahoo!'s
A clear and easy to read policy is key to developing a good internal bug bounty program, according to BugCrowd which has published guidelines to help businesses encourage the security community to report vulnerabilities.…
25 July 2014, 7:41 am
New life for museum arcade machines
Arcade game enthusiasts rally round after a plea on a fans' forum to help restore eight machines owned by the UK Computer Museum in Cambridge.
26 July 2014, 9:28 am
Gecko sex satellite 'not responding'
A Russian satellite containing geckos could plummet to earth if control is not regained, according to reports.
25 July 2014, 3:48 pm
Absent fans get robot to do cheering
A struggling Korean baseball team have invented a novel way to improve atmosphere at their matches - by bringing in a crowd of robot fans.
25 July 2014, 3:31 pm