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Samsung Galaxy S8 Launch

Samsung just launched the Galaxy S8 and S8+ in New York and London, but is it going to be the game changing device they say it is? Bigger screens, almost no bezel, a hidden Home button, multiple biometric sensors, a … Continue reading

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Solid State Drive maintenance

Whilst doing some upgrades and maintenance on a workstation recently, one of our team ran a Defrag on the system drive. Once completed he rebooted the machine to continue with the upgrades, only to find the system would no longer … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from all the staff and Directors at BLEU IT.  

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VTech Toymaker hacked

As a parent I felt it important to use this blog to cover this recent security breach and the implications for other parents who have registered a VTECH toy online. You may have seen articles like the one below, but if … Continue reading

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Bleu IT Partnership status update

We’re very pleased to announce that we have retained our Microsoft Partnership of Silver Small and Mid Market Cloud Solutions. This achievement puts us in the top 5% of Microsoft partners worldwide. Well done to the team for their hard … Continue reading

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Bleu IT website is secure…. should yours be too?

Most internet users are aware of the necessity to transact securely with websites for shopping and banking, but I’m sure that some of our more technical followers will be aware of the advantages of running a website via secure connections even … Continue reading

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Is this the end of the ASK toolbar….. I hope so.

I had to share the following article from one of the best cyber security bloggers on the net, Graham Cluley. As Graham describes it, the ASK Toolbar has been the bane of many users (and support professionals helping corporate users and … Continue reading

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Windows 8.1 finally comes to the HTC 8x

If like me you own an HTC 8x smart phone, then you may well have been feeling left out by the fact that unless you use development tools, you have been unable to update to Windows phone 8.1. Well the … Continue reading

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Beware – Scammers are targeting Channel Islands

We’ve had a few calls from clients saying that they have had a call from “Microsoft” in regard to problems with their computers. Fortunately most of them have realised that it is a scam and have hung up without doing … Continue reading

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Apple Mac RootPipe vulnerability

Here at Bleu IT we are keen followers of many security websites and blogs, normally we collate and/or research the information between these and then decide if we should repost, or comment on particular issues. This RootPipe issue however seems to … Continue reading

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