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Will being able to ‘unsend’ email save the day?

June 25, 2015 by Al Yong

Gmail has introduced an “undo send” to allow you to cancel an email up to 30 seconds after you’ve dispatched it. Does this help fix a major source of daily regret, asks Peter Fleming. A few years ago the eminent astrophysicist Stephen Hawking reportedly received an email which read: “Come on get your finger out,

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£8,000 boost for charity which helps grieving parents

May 14, 2015 by Al Yong

A CHARITY will be supporting more parents than ever through the trauma of losing a child after a cash injection from a super fund-raiser. Julie Reay has donated £8,000 to 4Louis, a charity which provides memory boxes, specialist equipment and funds NHS staff bereavement training in a bid to ease the pain for those who’ve

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HSBC to lend £8bn to UK’s small businesses

May 11, 2015 by Al Yong

The UK’s largest bank has set up a new £8bn fund to lend to small and medium sized businesses HSBC, the UK’s largest bank, is setting aside £8bn to increase its loan offerings to small and medium-sized businesses across the UK.The bank’s new SME fund will be spread across 43 areas of the country, and

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Sunderland, Washington and South Tyneside Get the Go Ahead for Connection Vouchers!

March 20, 2015 by Alex Tough

The UK Government are now granting companies across the areas of Sunderland, Washington and South Tyneside the funding opportunity of up to £3000 to help boost their broadband capabilities. This announcement recently arrived after Newcastle, North Tyneside and Gateshead were given the opportunity to help boost their businesses.  The programme offers small and medium businesses,

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Customers of Smaller Broadband Providers are Happier – Which?

March 17, 2015 by Alex Tough

Customers of smaller broadband providers are much happier than those of the big three BT, Sky and TalkTalk, reports consumer group, Which? The three largest providers received customer satisfaction scores below 50% in a survey. Smaller providers such as John Lewis Broadband, Plusnet, Utility Warehouse and Zen Internet scored over 70%. Which? is campaigning for

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Flying Cars Will Take to the Skies in 2017

March 17, 2015 by Alex Tough

A Czech firm thinks it’s finally solved one of the tech world’s most desirable objects, the flying car, and says the first consumer vehicles will be ready to lift off by 2017, government regulations permitting. Speaking at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, the AeroMobil company founder Juraj Vaculik showed off his third-generation,

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Yahoo! launches password on-demand service for simpletons!

March 16, 2015 by Alex Tough

Yahoo! is trialling a service that removes the need to remember passwords, providing users aren’t so absent-minded they don’t also lose or mislay their phones. The on-demand password service allows registered users to get a short password sent to their phone. On-demand passwords is an opt-in service, initially only available in the US. Users would

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Rymote featured in Bdaily for the Connection Voucher Scheme!

March 16, 2015 by Alex Tough

Rymote, a company that specializes in Cisco systems, is urging North East enterprises to take advantage of a scheme designed to improve connectivity.   The Sunderland firm said the business community in Tyneside and Wearside should be encouraged to make the most of the recently-extended Broadband Connection Voucher scheme, which enables businesses to claim up

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Is This a New Security Authentication Method?

March 13, 2015 by Alex Tough

Customers at Halifax bank could soon be able to prove their identities online using their heartbeat, rather than a password. A bracelet called a Nymi Band may be trialled which measures cardiac rhythms unique to each person to keep them logged in online – without having to remember passwords, codes and PIN numbers. It can

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Digital Catapult Centre ready to fire Sunderland into the future

March 12, 2015 by Alex Tough

The new digital industry centre expected to help create thousands of jobs is up and running in Sunderland. The Digital Catapult, a national centre to rapidly advance the UK’s best digital ideas, has today deepened its engagement with three of the UK’s most pioneering digital communities – Brighton, Yorkshire and North East & Tees Valley –

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Connection Vouchers Storm Middlesbrough

March 11, 2015 by Alex Tough

Get £3,000 to upgrade your business to faster, better internet. It’s money that you don’t pay back. It covers the capital and equipment costs of upgrading your  internet, or installing a new one for your company. Upgrading to Superfast! The Connection Voucher scheme started by being delivered to 22 SuperConnected Cities, Each local scheme is

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Cyber-Security to be included into UK Curriculum

March 10, 2015 by Alex Tough

Cyber-security will appear on the UK curriculum from next year in a bid to get more kids into the industry, the government has announced. The topic will be a key part of UK computing and digital further education qualifications from September 2016, Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude said today. Its inclusion is part of a

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Man arrested during Cyber Crime Operation

March 06, 2015 by Alex Tough

POLICE have arrested a man in Wearside as part of a national crackdown on cyber crime. Northumbria Police have arrested man in Wearside as part of a national crackdown on cyber crime.He was arrested on suspicion of gaining unauthorised access to computer material after an allegation that a company website had been hacked back in

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Rymote are now Accredited Connection Voucher Suppliers!!

March 06, 2015 by Alex Tough

Rymote are now accredited suppliers for the Broadband Delivery UK Connection Voucher Scheme! Why Choose Rymote? Well to start off a little bit about us, we started up in the North East of England and was born form the need to work more efficiently for both our customers and our staff. We specialize in Remote

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Why choose Rymote as your Connection Voucher supplier?

March 03, 2015 by Alex Tough

 Rymote can offer first class broadband installation for your IT network. What are Connection Vouchers? The UK Government are offering the chance for SME businesses to upgrade their broadband with a new connection voucher scheme, of up to £3,000 which enables them to be connected to superfast broadband by a supplier of their choice. The

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Whitburn’s enterprises eligible for Connection Vouchers

March 02, 2015 by Alex Tough

The Government in an attempt to increase the take-up of very fast broadband services in cities across the UK has created a fund of £150 million which was originally intended to fund ultra-fast projects in the cities. SMEs, charities and social enterprises across Sunderland, Washington and South Tyneside are being encouraged to apply. The free

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Jarrow Connection Vouchers get the Go Ahead!

March 02, 2015 by Alex Tough

Get £3,000 to upgrade your business to faster, better internet. It’s money that you don’t pay back. It covers the capital and equipment costs of upgrading your  internet, or installing a new one for your company. Upgrading to Superfast! The BDUK Connection Voucher scheme started by being delivered to 22 SuperConnected Cities, Each local scheme

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Boldon Secure Connection Vouchers

March 02, 2015 by Alex Tough

What are Connection Vouchers? The connection voucher scheme has already started in the local areas of Newcastle and Gateshead. Now its time for the areas of revolving around Sunderland, South Tyneside and Washington. Upgrade your business broadband NOW! to promote happier customers with superfast broadband! The Government’s Broadband Connection Vouchers scheme is active in 22

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Hebburn Connection Vouchers are here!

March 02, 2015 by Alex Tough

What are Connection Vouchers? The UK Government are offering the chance for SME businesses to upgrade their broadband with a new connection voucher scheme, of up to £3,000 which enables them to be connected to superfast broadband by a supplier of their choice. The Government’s Broadband Connection Vouchers scheme is active in 22 cities around

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Washington Connection Vouchers Impacting hugely on businesses

February 25, 2015 by Alex Tough

“Allowing yourselves to upgrade to a superfast network can really rocket your business up to the sky.” The Government in an attempt to increase the take-up of very fast broadband services in cities across the UK has created a fund of £150 million which was originally intended to fund ultra-fast projects in the cities. SMEs,

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