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Security – hammering it home

Protect your PC from Get Safe Online on Vimeo. Think Twice Before You Act Save Gelly from Get Safe Online on Vimeo. It’s Always Personal Film from Get Safe Online on Vimeo. Get Safe Online – Phishing Scam from Get Safe Online on Vimeo. Get Safe Online – Vishing scam from Get Safe Online on […]

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Mobile Banking

There are other videos and banks.  Use google to check your bank for any introductory videos they may have to online and phone banking.  Include UK in your search and check the date the video was made as their apps are often updated.

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Security

How Private Is Your Personal Information? from Get Safe Online on Vimeo. Antivirus A “virus” is a program that replicates itself by attaching to another program. The outcome can be destructive and may result in your device not working. Stick to known brand names and always research before installing/purchasing. there are a number of useful […]

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Google Live Translate

This amazing app may change the world for deaf and hard of hearing people.  Currently in development you can download it from the app store.  It forms part of the suite of functions offered by Google for accessibility on your phone.

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What to do when you buy a new tablet.

Often when you buy a new tablet, the shop you buy it from may help you set it up.  However, they may only do some of the basics and they may not give you all the information you need.  Come to our sessions and receive a 20 point checklist on setting up a tablet for […]

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Buying tablet dilemmas

Having looked at different tablets to buy for too many hours I have come to the conclusion that the most important factor for Boot-IT is to have up to date tablets.  In other words, tablets which have the latest version of Android (v.8 in 2018), nicknamed “Oreo”.  This will give them some longevity as whatever […]

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