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How To Transfer iPhone Photos to Computer

In recent years, mobile phones have become the preferred way to take photographs. In fact, 85% of photographs are taken on smartphones. Industry leaders, like Apple, have taken note and have enhanced their camera on the latest models of the iPhone. Apple’s key selling point on the iPhone 11 Pro Series is the triple-system camera. […]

Tricks and Treats to Boost Your Personal Cybersecurity

It’s no coincidence that Halloween and National Cybersecurity Awareness Month fall together! Phishing and fraud efforts peak over the holidays, starting in October and continuing through January. While data threats are undoubtedly spooky, these tips from Computer Troubleshooters can help you boost your personal cybersecurity!

3 Tips to Secure Your Gmail

If you’re one of the 1.2 billion monthly active users of Gmail, your online life is probably heavily tied to Google. For many, the account is a primary email address or used with Google Drive for work, so it’s worth making sure that your account is as secure as it can be. Utilise these options […]

How to Identify a Dangerous Email

With billions of emails sent every day, there’s a huge opportunity for malware and viruses to find their way into your inbox. While the percentage of emails containing dangerous attachments is relatively low at 2.3 percent, keep in mind that translates to millions of emails. The best defence against malicious content delivered to your inbox is knowing […]

6 Ways to Use Technology to Reduce Stress

Everyone experiences some level of stress, however, learning how to manage day-to-day stressors is essential in order to lead a healthy lifestyle. Although technology can sometimes create anxiety, it can just as easily be utilised to de-stress. Computer Troubleshooters has compiled a list of the best ways to use technology to reduce stress. How to […]

How to Stay Safe Using Public WiFi

As more consumers and businesses alike embrace the on-the-go mentality, finding a public WiFi hotspot is easier now than ever before. While there are plenty of hotspots available – about 362 million to be exact – remember that not every hotspot is trustworthy. Be sure you’re staying safe while using public WiFi with the following […]

What to Consider When Buying a Laptop

Choosing a new laptop can be difficult as there are so many aspects to consider and options to choose from. Competitors’ products and features overlap one another making deciding which computer even more problematic. Computer Troubleshooters will break down the most important things to consider when buying a laptop. 5 Things to Consider When Buying […]

Security Guide: How to Keep Your Personal Information Safe

The best defence for potential security threats is to have rock-solid security practices in place. Whether you’re a savvy tech user who works with gadgets daily or one who prefers a more minimalistic lifestyle, it’s important to stay prepared against possible threats. To help assess your current tech safety measures, follow this security guide to […]

Types of Malware and How Each Impacts Your Computer

You’ve likely heard the term “malware” used when discussing cybersecurity; but what is malware and how does it impact your computer? Continue reading to learn all about the various types of malware and how each affects your computer. What Is Malware? Malware, also known as malicious software, is software that compromises your computer’s performance. There […]