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Best Anti-Virus Software App for your Mobile

  Don’t fall victim to the increasing amounts of Android Malware. The idea of installing antivirus software on your phone might seem like overkill and a little over the top, but there are plenty of good reasons to consider doing this. Anyone can submit apps to Google Play without preapproval, and apps can also be downloaded and installed from a wide range of other sources. This means Android users face a greater risk than those with iPhones or Windows Phones, who can install apps that have been properly pre-vetted for safety. Every user is potentially at risk from malware (software
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Broadband Quick Fixes

I Hate The Internet! How to rapidly diagnose and fix your Internet connection issues, all without throwing your computer out of the window.   No doubt you’ve seen the modernised version of “Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs” that has the addition of WiFi? And whilst it might be a bit of a joke (although not for some people!), the reality is that Internet that works has become one of the most crucial things for people all over the world. Without the Internet, most businesses in the 21st century simply don’t have a shot – too much is done online nowadays. Whether
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MiFID II – Are you ready for it?

Quick one: have you heard of MiFID II?If so, you’ll know that it’s coming into force in January and that if you provide financial services to clients, you need to be up to speed on it so you can be sure that you’re compliant.If you HAVEN’T heard about MIFID II, then you DEFINITELY need to get up to speed on it – we feel it’s going to be be monitored fairly carefully.With that in mind, we’ve put together a resource to make it easier for our customers to abide by MiFID II, stay on the right side of the law
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Are You Making Your Customers Wait In “On Hold Limbo”?

Thousands of businesses all over the UK are irritating and alienating their customers and prospects with truly awful or non existent hold music… How many times have you called a company where it’s taken ages to battle your way through a confusing and lengthy menu THEN been rudely ‘greeted’ by a member of staff only to be told you must have pressed the wrong option as you’re through to the wrong department? To re-direct you, you get placed on hold only to end up in an abyss of silence or sinister sounding classical music, jarring on your ears. At this
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Case Study: Why This Marketing Consultancy Took The Plunge And Went For A Leased Line… And What Happened When They Did

Back in July 2015, Marketing Consultancy Ideal Result moved into a beautiful converted barn in beautiful Meriden, a sleepy village in the West Midlands. There was one problem though: their Internet situation was worse than dire. Our general rule is this: if a business has 10 or more employees who will be using the internet connection on a regular basis, or they’re in an area with very poor broadband connection, then a “leased line” is right for them. Ideal result fit into this bracket. They have more than 10 employees using the internet connection, they are in a particularly bad broadband
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WhatsApp for Business – Tips to help you and your Business

WhatsApp, the social messaging service brought by Facebook for nearly 15bn in 2014, is without a doubt the World’s fastest growing freeware and instant messaging communication app for Smartphones. It uses the internet to make voice calls, one to one video calls, send text messages and images. The list is endless and all for free! There are currently an estimated 1.2 billion people regularly using WhatsApp World Wide and it has more than 700 million monthly active users and carries 55 billion messages sent per day. This sort of app has changed the way we communicate and for Businesses it
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