Latest News on Phones, Computers, and Tablets

from the team at Sentinel Ballincollig!

Watch this page for the latest news on phones, computers and tablets, with new articles each month!

The Tablet that is ReMarkable

Mainstream companies have been manufacturing tablets for several years. They come in all shapes and sizes but are all basically capable of allowing you to carry out the same tasks, whether that may be working through mundane office tasks, or surfing the...

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10 Useful Tips for the iPad

If you are one of the millions of people worldwide who use an iPad as their tablet of choice, then read on for 10 useful tips for the iPad. Tap to top - If you are halfway down a webpage, you can tap the top bar and you will jump straight back to the top...

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Otterbox is not just for rugged outdoors lover

When we think of protective cases for our phones, Otterbox is a brand that springs to mind, but Otterbox is not just for rugged outdoors lovers. Oh the joys of a cracked phone screen... Otterbox is not just for outdoor lovers. Anyone who owns a mobile...

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Nokia’s Retro Phone the 3310

We currently seem to be living in a retro age. With vintage clothes, retro games and even a resurgence of vinyl LPs and ‘proper’ record decks, we all seem to be yearning for the ‘simpler’ golden age of our youth. Mobile phones will not be left behind in...

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Ten useful tips when using Excel

This month our blog will be looking at ten useful tips when using Excel which should make your life a little easier. Highlighting cells. To highlight all the cells in your workbook, e.g. to change the font throughout the entire document, use the keyboard...

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Security Savvy When Using The Internet

Christmas has come and gone, the wrapping paper has been ripped off and everyone is getting used to playing with their new electronic devices. The thing that should be at the forefront of your mind now is making sure that you and your family are security savvy when...

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Gadget Gifts for Christmas

With the festive season now upon us and Christmas rapidly approaching, everyone’s thoughts are turned to the perennial problem of purchasing presents for friends and loved ones. In this month’s blog we hope to give you a few ideas for gadget gifts for Christmas. There...

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Stay Safe on Public WiFi

ALERT!         ALERT!         ALERT! In these days of mobile phones, tablets, and laptops, using the internet on the go has become second nature to all of us. So how do you stay safe on public wifi? Data limits are included in virtually every mobile phone package, and...

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iPhone 8 Launch

The wait is over... it's the iPhone 8  launch from Apple! Whether you love them or hate them, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are here, available to buy since 22nd September. Let’s have a look at some of the pros and cons of this much talked about release, and you can...

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Summer Fun Otterbox Phone Cases

Otterbox have every style you can think of in their phone case protection; from professional to practical; rugged to glitzy.   With all the sunshine we’ve had we thought you might like these summer fun Otterbox Phone Cases!   Otterbox’s rugged Defender Series bring...

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6 Computer Mouse Tips you should know

Do you get the most out of your computer mouse? These 6 computer mouse tips will increase your productivity whether it’s surfing the internet, writing a report of tackling school homework, helping you to get the most from your computer.   Shift Key and Mouse Click Use...

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5 Tips for Saving Battery Life on your Phone

Do you, like many phone owners, feel your blood pressure rising as the battery in your phone dwindles? You can save yourself a whole load of stress with these 5 tips for saving battery life on your phone. Your phone is constantly using power on things you don’t see....

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Take Great Pictures with your Smartphone

While the fact that your phone is almost an extension of your hand these days results in all of us having more photos that we ever would have had twenty years ago, it doesn’t mean that you always take great pictures with your smartphone. Getting great photos with your...

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Antivirus Software for Mac

While the Apple Mac operating system is essentially secure, there have been flaws and attacks in recent years to ask the question – Do you need antivirus software for Mac? Macs are generally considered more secure than PCs due to the perception that Malware writers...

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