Tech Blog

01
Dec
2015

A very tiny PC

This is a great little product to tell you about. It is the Intel PC on a stick and it only measures 10cm x 4cm x 1.5cm. In essence it is a miniature PC that plugs into the HDMI port on your ...

01
Dec
2015

Should you upgrade to Windows 10 or stay with Windows 7?

Windows 7 is now more than five years old and users are being prompted to upgrade to Windows 10. The question we are often asked is "Should I be preparing to upgrade the operating system (OS) on our business computers?" Despite Windows 8 being released more than two years ago, Windows 7 is still the ...

30
Nov
2015

Last month we brought you 5 useful tips for Google Search. This month as we are coming to the end of another busy year we thought we would end on a slightly more upbeat note and look at 5 fun and bizarre Google Search features / games that you didn't know existed. So sit back, grab ...

30
Nov
2015

Brainworx hours over the holiday period

Merry Christmas :o) The holidays are almost upon us: sun, surf, family, friends and the smell of snarlers on the BBQ. Brainworx hours over the Christmas holiday period The Brainworx office will be closed from 2pm Thursday 24th December, opening Monday 11th January 2016. For emergency support during this period please contact Chris on ...

03
Nov
2015

When should you retire your IT equipment?

I am frequently asked this question and my answer is that you should replace computers and servers at the end of their depreciation cycle. There are several reasons behind this: The computer has no book value and as far as your business is concerned it is no longer an asset. Indeed; this ...