26th September, 2019
The Domain Name that your business chooses, (along with a professional looking email address), can be a critical part of your branding.
Our company name and Domain Name now reflect exactly what we do and we have seen a subsequent boost to our ranking in Google.
If you need any Computer Support in Northumberland your first point of call should always be "Northumberland Computer Support"!
5th September, 2019
Did you know that Microsoft will be withdrawing support for Windows 7 on 14th January 2020 - just over 4 months away now?
This isn't as terrible as it sounds, as your computers won't suddenly stop working, but it does mean that any computers still running Windows 7, after the cut-off date, will no longer be receiving security updates, which could make them more vulnerable to malicious attacks.
2nd September, 2019
Curlew Computers shall soon be publishing a monthly Newsletter, called "Read All About IT!".
17th July, 2019
Computers are designed to last a certain amount of time, with cheaper models being made from cheaper components, and so lasting less time than more expensive makes.
28th June, 2019
A question that I am often asked is, "Should my next computer be a Laptop or a Desktop?".....
4th June, 2019
I had to visit the dentists last Monday. I had the first appointment of the day, but she was running 20 minutes late. She apologised for the wait and told me that her computer takes forever to switch on at the start of the week.....
30th May, 2019
If you fear the cost of calling in a computer expert, because you know a guy who has a mate who could fix your problems, consider the actual price you'll pay.....
5th May, 2019
If you already have a .co.uk Domain Name for your website, such as curlewpc.co.uk, did you know that shorter Domain Names are available, using only .uk, instead of .co.uk? ...
4th March, 2019
I was very pleasantly surprised to get a call, late one Friday afternoon, from the iconic Running Fox café in the village. The network cabling had failed at some point between the downstairs and upstairs, meaning that one of the tills, and the office PCs, were unable to communicate with the rest of the network....
8th January, 2019
What do you do if you drop your smartphone in water? A puddle, the sink, or heaven forbid, the loo?
Did it go under the water, even for a short time, or does it just have a few splashes of rain on the screen?.....