Boinc

What is BOINC?
BOINC stands for Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing. It is a software platform for distributed computing using volunteer computing resources. Much more information about BOINC can be found at the BOINC website: http://boinc.berkeley.edu
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Difference between MAC and a PC.

There are certain two-sided debates that are just destined to be eternal. Chocolate vs. vanilla. Snowboarding vs. skiing. And if we skip over politics, the biggest ongoing discussion has to be the one that’s dominated the technological world for well over two decades: the Mac* vs. PC debate.

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What’s a Firewall ?

A firewall is simply a program or hardware device that filters the information coming through the Internet connection into your private network or computer system. A firewall trusts nobody unless it is told otherwise. It secures your computer from the outside world. It helps protect computers inside a large company.

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Detecting and Defending Against Advanced Persistent Threats

Advanced persistent threats are exactly what their name says: The threats are advanced,requiring a high level of expertise to develop and pull off, and they are persistent, lying in wait for just the right opportunity. However, training employees, providing robust user credentials, and hardening servers and workstations will help stop the spread of malicious code. We examine the six phases of an APT and recommend how to protect your company from this growing problem.

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Spotify

Spotify is a commercial music streaming service providing DRM-protected content from a range of major and independent record labels, including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Groupand Universal.If you like listening music in the cloud then spotify is the right choice , with over 15 million tracks available, the amount of accessible songs is impressive. Continue reading

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Sitemaps

The Sitemaps protocol allows a webmaster to inform search engines about URLs on a website that are available for crawling. A Sitemap is an XML file that lists the URLs for a site. It allows webmasters to include additional information about each URL: when it was last updated, how often it changes, and how important it is in relation to other URLs in the site. This allows search engines to crawl the site more intelligently. Sitemaps are a URL inclusion protocol and complement robots.txt, a URL exclusion protocol. Continue reading

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Google Analytics

Google Analytics (GA) is a service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about the visits to a website. The product is aimed at marketers as opposed to webmasters and technologists from which the industry of web analytics originally grew. It is the most widely used website statistics service. Continue reading

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Panda Cloud Antivirus

Panda Cloud Antivirus is antivirus software by Panda Security; a free and a paid version are available. It is cloud-based in the sense that files are scanned on a remote server without using processing power of the user’s machine. The cloud technology is based on Panda’s Collective Intelligence. It can run constantly, providing protection against viruses and malicious websites but slowing the system to some extent as all such software does, or do a system scan. Continue reading

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HootSuite

All in one Social Media and Digital Marketing.

Publish updates, track activity, and analyze results across multiple social networks including Twitter and Facebook.

OVERVIEW
Use HootSuite’s social media management dashboard to schedule and publish to Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Foursquare, WordPress and more networks, plus monitor real-time search and track results. Continue reading

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IT Support

Need reliable & affordable IT support for your business?

We can help.

Blurr.co Global IT Solutions provides IT support and services to companies throughout the UK and other Countries. We specialise in the installation and maintenance of computer systems, ranging from small networks (1-25 users) to larger enterprises (25-100 users). 
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Mobile Websites

How Important Is a Mobile-Optimized Site for Your Business?

There’s no question that mobile devices have become a staple in everyday living around the world. Now more than ever it’s important that websites be optimized for mobile devices. Mobile optimization can increase sales, generate more traffic, and boost customer engagement. It’ll give you an edge over the competition, too. Continue reading

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Google Webmasters

Google Webmaster Tools is a no-charge web service by Google for webmasters. It allows webmasters to check indexing status and optimize visibility of their websites.
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Search Engine Optimisation

What is SEO ?

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the practice of making your website attractive to search engines such as GoogleBingYahoo, etc.

Search engines regularly read and archive websites so that people can find them easily. For example, a person may be searching for cats. If your website is about cats and optimized properly, your site should appear within the first page or two of every search engine.

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