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Is my profile photo Ok?

Is my profile photo Ok?

Have you been wondering about your profile photo? Perhaps you’ve been asking yourself if your profile photo is ok? Chances are you’ve got no photo, an old photo or something you quickly cropped down that you thought looked quite nice at the time. Your...
Setting up 2-Step Authentication in Xero

Setting up 2-Step Authentication in Xero

You should use 2-step authentication wherever possible You really, really should use 2-step authentication. No security is 100%, committed robbers will still find a way in, but if someone else is an easier target… The way we use computers these days, the...
The internet was built for sharing

The internet was built for sharing

The internet was built for sharing information. So how do you know when you see something online if it’s worth sharing? Is it safe to share it, and what does it really mean to share things online? I want the internet to be a nice place, I really do. The reality...
ICE Contacts

ICE Contacts

Before you go away this holiday season (or any time at all really), there’s a few things you should do with your tech, including adding your ICE contacts. If anything should take an unexpected turn you’ll be worrying about one less thing. Update your ICE...
5 tech tips for business trips

5 tech tips for business trips

If you’re setting your alarm early for the morning Koru hour flight with Air NZ then not only will you getting up early, but you’ll also be packing light to keep under your carry on limit. Here are my 5 tech tips for keeping your electronics under control...
Tip: Organise your home screen

Tip: Organise your home screen

If you spend much time at all with your phone then you’ll definitely need to organise your home screen icons. Out of the box your smart phone has got a basic layout. Once you’ve played around a bit you’ll have some favourite apps that you should have...
Free Wifi? Don’t do it

Free Wifi? Don’t do it

The kind folk at Te Papa offer free WiFi – much like many cafes, restaurants and hotels around New Zealand. Just like anything you do online there are some T&Cs that apply… and despite the hassle we should all read them once in a while. On my recent...
Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery

“I’ll just check my calendar” you say as you reach into your pocket to pull out your phone. You fumble and instantly regret that you didn’t put your bag down before you started the manoeuvre. Your phone lands face down, and so does the rest of...
Cotton wool cloud with devices raining out of it

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