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Best Dual SIM mobile phones Australia 2017

All dual SIM mobile phones are the same, right?
The answer is NO, they're not. And if you're unlucky enough to buy the wrong one, you could soon be stuck with a single SIM mobile phone.
Why a dual SIMmobile phone? The answer is varied for this one. There are many reasons why people have more than one mobile device. Some use it to juggle their girl/boy friends around, having different numbers for each. Some like to have a full on data SIM only device where they can Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, Netflix and web all they want. But carrying two devices can be a drag. So here's where a dual SIM mobile phone comes in handy. For me it's simple...
I've been carrying two mobile phones around for ages, one for business use, the other for personal. It just made so much more sense to carry one instead of two devices.
Where to get dual SIM phones in Australia and where NOT to get them. So for the last few days, I've been on the hunt for a dual SIM phone here in Perth, West…
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How to use your Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Android Tablet with S Pen LTE Edition (2016) as a pseudo laptop

If you are anything like me and are a technology buff, you quite possibly have a lot of devices that are lying around that you haven't used for ages. In my case, while trawling through some of my old gear, i came across a lot of bluetooth devices that were sitting derelict in a box.Needing a mobile solution for work and play, i recently purchased a Samsung Tab A 10.1 with S Pen (2016 LTE edition). I must say, I have probably gotten more done since buying this tablet than I have for awhile.Stuff you will need to make this work1. Bluetooth Keyboard - If you don't have one, you can get one from eBay from around $20
2. Bluetooth Mouse - again, if you don't have one - eBay from around $12
3. Bluetooth Headphones - I have an old pair of Plantronics Backbeat GO2
4. Samsung Tab A 10.1 with S Pen (2016 LTE edition) from Officeworks for about $389 or the LTE version from JBHiFi for around $599With these three items, you can effectively transform this tablet into a road warriors drea…

Missing Data Toggle or Missing Data Button Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge - How to Restore Data Toggle Button on Samsung Galaxy S6

If you're like me and have had the data button go missing on your Samsung Galaxy S6 or Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, then this solution is for you.

On your Samsung Galaxy S6 / Edge
Look for and open the "Galaxy Apps" application marketSearch for "QuickPanel Restore"
Once this is done, run the application and tell it to restore the toggle. The toggle should be there the next time you swipe down or right after rebooting your phone.

Australian Government issues Warning over ISIS email scam

The Australian Government initiative known as  Stay Smart Online has issued a warning relating to a fake ISIS threat email with the subject line ...

Subject: ISIS attacks in Sydney

The email includes an attachment which contains malicious code and also includes a news.com.au link.

If you receive said email, please delete it.

If you have inadvertently opened the attachment, your computer could be infected and you should refer to your IT technician for cleaning or removal of the infection.

Original Story:
Government issues warning over ISIS email scam

What is the best wireless router? Why buy a more expensive wireless router?

Wireless routers are in abundance in today's market and they come in many varying types and prices. So, what is the best one to buy and why would you buy expensive one when you can get a cheaper unit that says it will do the job? Unfortunately, like most of my other endeavours research the hard way. After buying at least half a dozen different units including D-link,  Belkin, Cisco, Tp-link and NetGear, I have finally found a strong and stable (best performing so far) router - the NetGear Nighthawk R7000
Things to you should consider when purchasing wireless routers What distance do you need to cover? What points of interference do you have? How many devices will be connecting to the router? (this is a very important component that gets overlooked). I will cover these items briefly.

What distance do you need to cover.
Obviously, if you are living in a small apartment e.g. about 50m2, most basic routers will suffice. But when you are in a large home approximately 100 - 350m2, a muc…

Microsoft Fixes 19 Year old "Six Figure Black Market" Windows Bug

Microsoft has just patched a critical bug that has been present in every version of Windows since Windows 95.

Read the original full article here...

Microsoft fixes 19 year old Windows bug

As far as conspiracy theories go - this is another way of Microsoft 'urging' it's users to move away from the Windows XP Platform to the newer operating systems. And considering that the demise of Windows 7 is around the corner (end of life for Windows 7 is January 13th, 2015) - users will have little choice but to adopt the Windows 8 system or Windows 10.

This being said, users and system administrators should be more mindful when using Windows XP, as compromising an XP system is now more likely considering the whole world and all it's hackers have been made aware of the exploit.

Microsoft modifies files that are synced to OneCloud system.

It was recently found that Microsoft modifies files that a synced to their OneCloud system, and places a Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) code into files that are synced to their cloud system… to read more, click the link below…

http://www.itnews.com.au/News/383636,microsoft-onedrive-alters-user-files-adds-unique-ids.aspx

Please be aware that this can happen and may have negative repercussions, especially when considering the new privacy law and legal repercussions of using files that have unknowingly been modified by a third party (as per excerpt…)

"... let’s say a file is used as evidence in a court case. How do you prove that the company did not intentionally modify it?" he said.

This has only been discovered on the Microsoft Cloud system a few days ago, and being so, I am sure more IT security experts will be researching the filing methods of other cloud providers to see if any other code is injected into the files as they get synced.


To expand on the findi…