The Ultimate Checklist for Setting Up Your Business IT

If you are a business owner, or in the process of setting up a new business, now is perhaps the perfect opportunity to have time to take a breath, plan or craft your business strategy, optimise and develop the systems and processes you have in place. IT infrastructure forms the backbone of any business operation.… Read More »

Homeschooling: How to organise & what tools to use

With schools beginning to close to stop the spread of coronavirus, you may find yourself working from home with a new side-gig: teacher. If you’re new to homeschooling, you’re probably wondering how you can help your kids learn and keep them occupied while you work. Is it possible to avoid a screen time free-for-all and keep… Read More »

Need to work from home? How to get your IT set up and running

As the Corona Virus outbreak grows, more and more people are being asked to work from home in order to minimize the spread. If your employer has enforced home working or split shifts, you may feel lost navigating remote work and struggle to be productive due to the limitations of your technology. In these challenging… Read More »

The Importance of a Master Photo Library (and How to Create one)

The foundation of good organizing is to keep like with like instead of having everything scattered about, so why should your photos be any different? They need to be collected in one central (and safe) location so that you know where to look for them. A Master Photo Library or digital photo “hub”, is the… Read More »

Struggling with Poor Wifi Coverage? Techniques to Solve Those WiFi Woes

WiFi black spots, intermittent service and buffering are all fairly common issues in Singapore, partly due to the dense structure of the concrete and reinforced steel buildings here. There are a number of different techniques that we can implement to ensure you have seamless coverage throughout your home.   The best option is to have… Read More »

6 Photo Management Mistakes You’re Making (and How to Fix Them)

In the age of digital photography, the chances are you have a huge, unwieldy photo library that is in desperate need of attention. That’s just the nature of shooting digital. The inherent problem here lies in actually having to manage all of your photos. Cleaning up your existing photo library will be a chore, but there… Read More »

Tech New Years Resolutions for 2020

The usual New Year’s resolutions involve hitting the gym, getting healthy and spending less. Why not change it up this time and add tech resolutions to the mix? Take a look at some tech-inspired changes you can make in the new year. 1. Create a robust backup plan The risks of data loss are very… Read More »

How to watch BBC iPlayer in Singapore (and your other favourite international TV shows)

So how to watch BBC iPlayer in Singapore? Living away from your home country, many expats miss their favourite TV shows from back home – BBC, US Netflix, EPL, ABC etc. Whilst one can watch some content on Mio and StarHub TV, the choice is limited and the most recent shows are rarely available. You… Read More »

The End of Cable Services – what this means for your home connectivity

If you are a StarHub cable, broadband or home phone line customer, you will no doubt know by now that on 30th June 2019 they will be terminating all cable services. All customers are to be migrated over from the old coax network to the latest generation Fibre optic network. Whilst StarHub has promised that… Read More »

Why you should upgrade to an SSD

Computers are a sizeable investment that you most likely wish to keep running for as long as possible. Both Macs and Windows computers generally last 3-5 years, however, you can stretch out that lifespan significantly when you make the right upgrades and repairs.  If you have noticed your computer isn’t running as well as it… Read More »