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BEWARE - MICROSOFT CALLING - BEWARE of this CON -

There are incidents widely reported on local TV (BBC South), Local BBC Radio (Radio Solent) also on National TV that people are getting telephone calls from an organization purporting to be Microsoft or calling on behalf of Microsoft enquiring if households have had any problems with their Computers and offering to fix them. There are occasions where they have actually told the householder that there are faults on their PCs and offering to fix them remotely. DO NOT INPUT or PRESS ANY BUTTONS THEY SUGGEST - DO NOT BE TAKEN IN - MICROSOFT DO NOT TELEPHONE ANYONE ON AN "AD HOC" BASIS   It is a CON - if in doubt ring us and we would be happy to advise you of the validity of the call

***LATEST UPDATE ABOUT THE MICROSOFT CALLING FRAUDSTERS***

Microsoft themselves are now getting annoyed and are to tackle the fraudsters

 CLICK HERE Read more about what Microsoft are going to do about these menaces

IF YOU HAVE BOUGHT A LENOVO LAPTOP RECENTLY 

- IMPORTANT PLEASE READ

 

If you bought a Lenovo laptop recently, you may want to check it soon -

to read more click here

 

 THIS COULD HELP SAVE YOUR LIFE - PLEASE READ

This article from Hereford Times is about a template designed by Malvern Police which could help save your life in case of accident its about an Insert for where tax disc used to be put - now vital information could be put there in case of need - read article and download insert - with thanks to Malvern Police who thought of this and provided the template to download

Read article here

Download template here

 

iPhone tracking your every movement

For more info click the following link

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/this-scary-secret-iphone-menu-shows-all-the-places-you-frequently-visit-095519807.html#4krCApD


TalkTalk admits massive data breach

Noticed an increase in scamming late last year

Read all about it here

 More Talk Talk problems - "TalkTalk charged when it wasn't my fault so I walked"

Read about it here

Belgium will drag Facebook to court if it has to – privacy minister

Report claims social network in breach of privacy laws

to read more click here

 

 Google Glass User is First Patient Diagnosed with Internet Addiction Disorder

The first recorded case of Internet addiction recorded

Read more click here

 

"I've had a horrendous experience with eBay"

Another horror story about eBay ? read all about it and make up your own mind

To read more click here

 Another eBay tale of woe

To read more click here

 

Paypal's retail chief quits ahead of eBay split

To read more click here

 

Virgin sells 100,00 customers to TalkTalk

To read what this is all about click here

 

Which is cheaper - the most exclusive champagne in the world or replacement ink for a home printer?

Read more by clicking here

 

Microsoft Cloud "Azure" fails - clients not able to access their data for 6 hours plus

Read more by clicking here

 Facebook has changed its privacy Policy

Read here what it means to you - WE STRONGLY SUGGEST YOU DO

 

2014 Mac mini has RAM soldered in place - cannot be user upgraded -

read how difficult it is to get most Apple products upgraded unless you pay Apple prices

To read more click here

Mysteries of the PC

click here for more info

 


 

PETS CORNER

At the start of 2015 please remember we are a nation of animal lovers and below may be some eye openers to care for those pets who give us so much and ask for so little in return:

ANTI FREEZE - HIGHLY DANGEROUS TO PETS  - (a very slow excruciatingly painful death incurs if drunk)

Click here to read more


FOODS TO AVOID GIVING OUR PETS to save them from upsets

Click here to read more


WHEN ITS COLD AND WET OUTSIDE FUR DOESN'T NATURALLY MEAN THAT OUR PETS ARE PROTECTED from the elements - a guide of useful things follows

Click here to read more


For more advice and tips

click here and get the tips to help our pets


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