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7 April 2017 - 12:50, by , in Just For Fun, News, No comments
If you’re like us, then you have probably seen and maybe even enjoyed Robot Wars. Whilst we like Dara O’briain, it just isnt the same these days without Craig Charles. Anyway, back to the point, a couple of years back, American firm Megabots, the manufacturers of huge robots, threw down the...
4 April 2017 - 7:00, by , in Just For Fun, News, No comments
Are you sitting down? Because what I’m about to tell you in just staggering. Just incase you’ve been living under a rock and don’t know who Mark Zuckerberg is, let me explain. Mark is the original founder of a little website called Facebook. Mark started Facebook when he was just...
3 April 2017 - 11:42, by , in Just For Fun, News, No comments
I don’t think you need me to explain how much we love superhero’s here at IT Assist, it’s built into the core foundations of our business. So imagine how excited we are to find out that someone has actually built a real life iron man suit. Just in case it’s not obvious, we...
2 April 2017 - 7:00, by , in News, No comments
Elon Musk has promised to fix South Australia’s power problem in just 100 days. The billionaire Tesla founder threw down the gauntlet to the Australian government yesterday after Tesla executive Lyndon Rive said the company could install the 100-300 megawatt hours of battery storage required to prevent the power shortages that have...
31 March 2017 - 7:00, by , in News, No comments
Apparently a group of hackers are trying to extort money from Apple. They are demanding a huge ransom for a large amount of icloud and email accounts. In other words the hackers are threatening to wipe over 300,000 iPhones data if Apple don’t pay £60,000 in Bitcoin, or bizarrely £80,000...
30 March 2017 - 8:00, by , in Just For Fun, News, Tips And Advice, No comments
Have you ever wandered around car parks looking for your car? Well you’re not alone, it’s something we all do. Fortunately, Google has our backs on this one. The smart people at Google have realised that this problem is all too common. So the beta version of the latest Google maps can do all...
29 March 2017 - 12:25, by , in News, No comments
Apple continues to drop product after product to its device line up, one of those products includes a new red iPhonw 7 and 7 plus. The devices are expected to cost around £700. There is also a new 9.7″ iPad set to cost around £340. Further to this Apple has...
8 November 2016 - 15:03, by , in News, No comments
Microsoft Versus Apple…Again Microsoft & Apple have both recently introduced some changes in their technology line up, Microsoft has brought us the Surface Dial, and Apple has introduced their clever Touch Bar.   So what exactly are they? The Surface Dial is a puck shaped, Bluetooth enabled device that drops...
17 October 2016 - 10:50, by , in News, No comments
Microsoft Paint Gets Overhaul The iconic Microsoft Paint looks to be finally getting a long overdue revamp. Videos have leaked on twitter, which demonstrate tools to give 2D drawings a third dimension, bringing things like ‘fish tanks’ and ‘flower arranging’ to life. Although the development has not yet been officially confirmed (or...
26 July 2016 - 14:14, by , in News, No comments
UK Drone Delivery From Amazon Amazon will step up its drone tests in UK airspace after winning approval from the Government to lift strict flying restrictions in a major boost to its plans for unmanned delivery aircraft. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has granted the internet retailer special permission to...