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April 7 – Damaged Data: Prevention is the Best Cure

Result IT is the sister of Advanced Computers. We care about keeping data robust and reliable. There are four main threats to your data, and we’re warned about these all the time. But have you ever stopped to think what specifically you are protecting your data from? Data Threat #1: IT System Failure When an […]

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Mac Stuffed? Don’t Give Up!

  Apple produces pretty impressive Macbook and iMac computers, but they have their weaknesses, like all technology. Sometimes your battery won’t charge. It’s hard to tell if you need a new battery or whether your system configuration requires a Battery Updater. Advanced Computers can easily find the answer. Perhaps your trackpad is failing you, and pressing […]

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When Your iPhone Turns To iStone…

Would you like a truly retro iPhone design? The safe answer is No, Thank you. You may come across this advert, which looks like a hack suggested by Apple itself, telling you there’s an “easter egg” or hidden feature that allows you to “relive the magic” of the past by setting your phone back in time to […]


WIN 1 of 20 Smartphone Portable Chargers Worth $80.00 Each!

To enter: All you need to do is upload a short video testimonial of your experience with Advanced Computers. 20 winners will be selected and announced on 30 . In your testimonial tell us: How did you find us? What type of product/s did you have problem with? Were you happy with our service? If […]


Graphics cards: not just a pretty picture!

So you’ve shelled out the cash for a nice shiny computer, and it comes with all the standard bits and bobs: a fast processor, adequate memory, and enough hard drive space to comfortably run your operating system of choice. What more could you ask for? Well, if you bought an average Joe computer, chances are […]

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Spotting a quality laptop

When you buy a piece of technology, you know it won’t last forever, but you certainly expect it to last a reasonable length of time. After all, you’ve shelled out your hard-earned cash for something, so it ought to go the distance. So what do you look for in a device, that screams quality? Is […]


The age of the computer-dinosaurs has passed

It’s the 21st century and modern times mean modern equipment! If you’ve been paying any attention at all, you will have noticed that cathode ray tube monitors for computer screens are being phased out. If you don’t know what that means, cathode ray tube (CRT) monitors were those boxy computer monitors that took up almost […]


Making your smartphone battery go the distance

Raise your hand (out in the open, or in your head if you prefer) if your phone has ever run out of battery. It happens, sooner or later, to everyone who owns a phone, and having your precious lifeline to calls, texts, games, and the internet, cut off leaves many with an itchy anxious feeling. […]


When does a deleted file stay deleted?

Don’t throw away your computer before destroying your personal information completely! When you’re done and dusted with your computer it’s very satisfying to chuck it in the bin and call it a day, but did you know that even if you’ve deleted your files and folders, other people can still recover them? All it takes […]