9th September, 2020
The past few weeks have been fairly quiet in respect of PC Support, with Covid having such an impact and with some restrictions still in place. Many businesses are wary of "unnecessary" expenditure, of course, and most have sent their staff home, either to work from there or on furlough.
But, as we come out of the more restrictive Lock-Down period, are you beginning to consider how to make your computer systems work as efficiently as possible, whether that is at home or in the office?
30th June, 2020
"Phishing" emails, which try to persuade you to go to a rogue website and to leave lots of personal details, even your credit card data, have been with us for some time.
They are getting more professional looking and can fool many otherwise careful people into going to a website, which looks exactly like the legitimate site that you believe you have been pointed to, but which is run by crooks.
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"!
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.....
24th October, 2018
I've been talking to a couple of potential new clients about their existing computer systems, and about their current computer support companies.
Neither of these clients seems to know what their existing IT Support company does; or exactly what they are being charged for.
3rd October, 2018
Michael Donkin, Director of ‘Curlew Computers’, takes the novel approach that computers are very similar to cars; both essentially being tin boxes with Windows.
Also, they are both vital business tools which are used every day. You don’t need to know how they work, and you hope neither of them suddenly crashes......
23rd March, 2018
Curlew Computers - coming soon to Northumberland!
Curlew Computers has been set up by Michael Donkin. Michael is a native Geordie, born in Newcastle a few years ago. After some time spent in various parts of the world Michael has most recently been living and working in Lancashire, but is now coming home.