Zombies, Science Festivals and PayPal

By | October 26, 2020

It’s half term this week, so I’m busy trying to keep my two boys occupied (despite the rather autumnal weather) and keep them out from under their Dad’s feet. I’ll find them something better to do later in the week (promise) but for now they’re playing some new games they’ve found on the iPad.  Their… Read More »

Ideas to keep your spirits up

By | October 19, 2020

This week, I’ve pulled together some ideas for keeping yourself chipper during what could feel like a very long winter. There are lots of things out there online to entertain you, without you having to leave the house, and here are some of the highlights I’ve found: Free plays, stage shows and musicals online If… Read More »

A couple of bits and pieces…

By | October 12, 2020

I’ve got a couple of bits and pieces to talk to you about this week.  First… End of support for Office 2010 If you use the 2010 versions of Microsoft’s Office programs – Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. – you’ll have been getting messages for the last few months warning you about the “End of Support”. … Read More »

What’s new from Apple and Google

By | October 5, 2020

The last couple of weeks have seen various big announcements and launched from Apple and Google, so I thought I’d give you a few of the highlights… iOS and iPadOS 14 If you have an iPhone or iPad, you might have a message asking you to update to the latest “operating system” – that’s iOS… Read More »

The Covid-19 app is finally here!

By | September 28, 2020

After months of waiting and testing and tweaking, the official Covid-19 app for England and Wales was finally released last week.  It might have taken a while, but it looks like they’ve done a pretty good job of it in the end. So I’ve got a couple of things to say about the app: Thing… Read More »