5 Tips To Keep Your Zoom Meetings Secure

With social distancing measures implemented in many countries worldwide, video calls have become a new necessity for us to stay connected with each other. Since the pandemic, video calling app Zoom quickly rose to popularity with its user-friendly interface and attractive pricing. The app reported a huge growth from 10 million daily users in December to 200 million in March! With so much usage, its flaws also quickly […]

COVID-19: Alert Level 3 Updates

With NZ moving to alert level 3 at 11.59pm on Monday 27 April, we are pleased to share that both our offices will open as contactless drop-off and collection points for repairs from Tuesday 28 April. Our office hours are Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 6pm. Please note our essential services will apply until 6pm, Monday 27 April. Safety measures The wellbeing of our customers […]

Now Providing Essential IT Services

With the advice from Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE), we are pleased to announce that our North Shore office is now operating Monday to Friday – 9:30am to 6pm, under the following conditions: Provide IT, maintenance and repair services for the operation of utilities and businesses in communications and supply chains. Provide critical support services to ensure businesses and […]

COVID-19 Update: We Are Working Remotely

Following NZ government’s announcement for a nation-wide lockdown, our offices will be closed from 6pm, Wednesday 25 March until further notice. Emails will be cleared by the end of business day. Please note our team members will be working remotely from home to ensure we continue to support our customers during this challenging time. Here’s how you can reach us: Calling Advanced Computers […]

Hackers using coronavirus fear to spread malware

As the world battles against the spread of coronavirus, a malicious strain of software is exploiting people’s fear of the epidemic. IBM X-Force and Kasperky are warning people to be aware of phishing emails disguised as legitimate emails from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). These emails claim to contain vital information on coronavirus and urge recipients […]

7 spring clean tips to keep your computer happy

As the days get warmer and longer, it’s a good time to get into the mood of spring cleaning. While you’re busy thinking about which task to tackle first, why not start with the less physically laborious one – your computer? Computers need maintenance like any other household items – giving it a thorough clean […]

5 Ways to Protect Your iPhone

Our iPhones play huge roles in our daily lives – they are our assistants, communication devices, calculators, navigators and more. The truth is they have become a necessity rather than an accessory. However, just like any other electronics, they have a lifespan, so it’s vital we take care of our iPhones. We share some tips […]

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MacBook Pro Review – Does It Live Up to the Apple Hype?

The MacBook range has established itself as the premier line of notebooks in the market. Even if you’re not a MacBook user, you can’t deny its power, design, and longevity. But what really keeps people from going all in with the MacBook is its hefty price tag. Again, the MacBook’s features are indeed impressive. But […]

6 ways to cool your MacBook this summer

Is your Mac too ‘hot’ to touch? MacBooks sure are trendy, but one common issue users experience is overheating, which can be due to reasons such as device getting old, needing maintenance and too many files or apps operating. It can be irritating for users and can even cause unexpected shutdowns (not great if you […]