How to protect our data in iCloud from snoops

This week the FBI is investigating an alleged iCloud celebrity hack, labelled The Fappening, after over 400 celebrities nude photos and videos leaked on the image board, 4chan.org/b. Apple’s iCloud service allows users to store photos and other content and access it from any Apple device. According to Mac Daily News, the hack was achieved by a combination… Read More »

Tech advice for Southern Moreton Bay Islanders

Power outages We have somewhat unreliable power on the bay islands and as a business owner, I have put in measures to keep my business, IT Solver operational regardless of mains power availability. Protect your desktop computer and modem from mains power failures with an Uninterruptible Power Supply or UPS, available at Officeworks from $119. Your access to… Read More »

How to block annoying ads and malware

Pop up ads, unwanted toolbars, flashing banners, YouTube video ads, tracking, redirected to a different search engine, system optimization tools. Ads on the internet are obtrusive, get in the way of enjoying content and are increasingly used to deliver malware. Malware (i.e. malicious software) is designed to take control and damage your computer. Thankfully we can block all… Read More »

We now accept PayPal Here for mobile payments

At IT Solver we want our customers to have the most convenient and secure payment options available when we provide on-site support. That is why we are pleased to announce we accept Visa and MasterCard (credit and debit card) payments quickly and securely on the go thanks to PayPal Here. The PayPal Here Chip and PIN card reader… Read More »