Tech Tip - How To Send Large Files For Free
If you need to send a file online, but that file is too big to send by email, there are several simple, effective and secure alternatives. Here are some suggestions:
Windows 10 Error Messages Soon To Make More Sense
Starting with the April 2019 update, Microsoft will be adding “Learn more” links to its error code messages in a bid to enable users to see what the code means, plus the chance to fix the error on the spot.
Man Fined After Hiding From Facial Recognition Cameras
A man was given a public order fine after being stopped by police because he covered his face during a trial of facial recognition cameras in Romford, London.
Large Rises in Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) Revenues, Fuelled By Public Cloud Demand
A massive 45% growth in the revenue of Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) in the fourth quarter has been fuelled by big profits in Amazon’s public cloud arm.
Tech Tip - Drag & Drop Tasks To Your Calendar
In Windows 10, the Tasks experience in Outlook.com (powered by 'To-Do') means that when looking at your inbox, you can save time and create tasks by dragging and dropping an email to your task list. You can also easily schedule items by dragging a task to your calendar. Your tasks then travel with you on the To-Do app.
$180 Million Password Taken To The Grave
115,000 customers of the of Canadian digital platform Quadriga are believed to be owed C$250 million, but C$180 ($137.21 million) in cryptocurrencies have been frozen after the platform’s founder, who was the only person with the password to the platform’s stored funds, died in December 2018.
Too Much Time In Front of a Screen Adversely Affects Child Development Says Study
Psychologists from the University of Calgary have published a study in the JAMA journal of Paediatrics, which found that 2-5 years olds who engaged in more screen time received worse scores in developmental screening tests.
Google Live Transcribe To Help Hard of Hearing
Google has announced the introduction of its ‘Live Transcribe’ app for Android which allows people who are deaf or hard of hearing to see a live, near real-time written display of conversations on their phone.
Register Now Or Lose EU Research Grants Post-Brexit
The UK government is urging organisations that benefit from European Union (EU) research funding to sign-up to a UK-led replacement scheme now in order to guarantee that their Horizon 2020 project funding can continue after Brexit.