Simon Hiller

Question of the Month – November

Question: How can I transfer text messages from Android to iPhone? Answer:Many people might be put off switching phone platforms because it can be hugely inconvenient to lose all your text messages when making the switch. Below we detail three workarounds that can ease the transition between Android and iPhone. 1: Probably the simplest way …

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News Bytes – November

Google Maps Gets BusyGoogle has just announced that Google Maps’ “busyness” feature is being expanded so that users can check on how busy or empty any specific location is in real time, e.g., if you’re thinking of visiting your favorite deli, you can find out the numbers of people present in that location. This new …

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Encrypting O365 Emails

Email security is, quite rightly, a very important issue for many; email is frequently used to send sensitive information and unencrypted emails can be read by unintended recipients, hackers, or simply somebody who passes by when your screen is open. For this reason, more and more people are looking at encrypting their emails in order …

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New Cortana Features

The Microsoft AI assistant, Cortana, previously a central element of Windows, is spreading its wings to work as assistive technology in a number of Microsoft apps, particularly in Outlook where two new features are available, Play My Emails and the Daily Briefing. The Daily Briefing is a once-a-day email created for you by Office on …

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News Bytes – October

LokiBot DangerLokiBot is an open-source instrument for installing malware, stealing passwords, and cryptocurrency wallets, easily available on the darker corners of the Internet. The Department of Homeland Security has issued an alert stating that the use of this particular malicious software is on the rise the software establishes itself on victims’ computers via email attachments, …

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