Tech Blog

30
Jan
2015

Windows 10: the OS we should have had in 2012?

  After Window 8’s lukewarm reception in 2012, has Microsoft got it right with its upcoming Windows 10 operating system (OS)? Windows 8 was a radical departure from previous versions, but the company’s efforts to create an all-in-one OS for all devices alienated many users. The familiar Windows desktop and Start ...

11
Dec
2014

Merry Christmas!

Brainworx hours over the holiday period The Brainworx office will be closed from 2pm Wednesday 24th December, opening Monday 12th January 2015. For emergency support during this period please contact either Mark or Donovan. With thanks for your Business and support, we do wish you a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous year ahead in 2015. Safe travels and a festive ...

29
Oct
2014

Move windows with simple keyboard shortcuts

Move windows with simple keyboard shortcuts... + D Minimise all windows and return to the desktop + Right/Left Dock your window to the right or left half of your screen

18
Oct
2014

A brief history Security software on our PC has been common practice since the mid 1990s. Back then we needed to protect against viruses passed around by floppy disks and it took months for a virus to propagate from its source to be on PCs around the world. The viruses were no less destructive than today but the rate ...

15
Oct
2014

Was Your Dropbox Password Hacked?

  On Monday, October 13, 2014, several sites like Ars Technica, VentureBeat, and The Verge reported that hackers claim to have stolen 7 million Dropbox passwords. Dropbox said that they were not hacked and that the passwords were stolen from other sites and tried on Dropbox since many people use the same password for multiple sites. ...