Windows 10 has broken my email!

Recently upgraded your PC to Windows 10? Emails now stuck in your Outlook outbox? You’re probably not alone. Since upgrading to Windows 10 we’ve had some customers report that their Outlook email client has suddenly decided to stop sending emails, with an error along the lines of: “Sending’ reported error (0x800CCC13): ‘Cannot connect to the network. […]

Riddle of the day…

Since you upgraded me to Yosemite, I make your Mac go slow; But when, you cannot possibly know. You think that your modem speed is back to 56K, as you wait for each web page, to display. But wait! Speedtest.net says that your net connection is, in fact, OK. As I’m indexing the things I’ve […]

Naughty Networking…

So, now you know a bit about the historical run-up to our attempts at becoming a bona-fide ISP (Internet Service Provider). Our home-schooled education on all-things bulletin-boards and networking wasn’t quite complete though, as our time at university was about to contribute greatly to the level and depth of knowledge we had when it came […]

1990’s Internet, as it was then…

It was in the early-90’s when the Internet really started to come in to its own, with Netscape’s web browser and Mozilla offering a consolidated way of searching ‘the web’, as opposed to using the rather awkward text-menu based indexing tools that had preceded them (Gopher, WAIS, Veronica and the like). From the 1960’s until the 90’s, […]