1. Kevin Lancaster

    Telkom and Afrihost must make Windows upgrades free

    Telkom and Afrihost must make Windows upgrades free An IT security strategist has called on local ISPs to zero-rate Microsoft OS updates on their networks.
  2. Nod

    How to build a local Steam cache server to ease the bandwidth blues

    Source: https://arstechnica.co.uk/gaming/2017/01/how-to-build-a-local-steam-cache-server/ ... Details at the link.
  3. bchip

    MyShares - Newsletter

    Latest blogs, tweets, trade alerts, etc http://myshares.co.za/wp/2016/04/05/email-05-april-2016/ New Trade Alert posted as well: http://myshares.co.za/wp/2016/04/05/trade-idea-buy-ton/
  4. G

    NZBSA notices

    Afternoon all, After some thought I've thought it good to start a central post where we can communicate any server issues, downtime, upgrades etc. About a week ago we had the unfortunate problem that the server went down for the majority of the day but service was restored later that...
  5. J

    Windows 10 Unauthorised background download and Vodacom Bill

    Hi all I have a Windows 7 laptop that is set to do no updates. Surprisingly got a Vodacom account for R1860. Vodacom said that it could only be windows 10 auto background download (2-6GB) and that quite a lot of scimiilar cases have been reported. Microsofts response is that updates...
  6. Nobody Important

    Restricting background updates etc

    Hello MyBroadband World! I have just purchased a 3G USB dongle from MTN for my sister to use when she is away from home (and uncapped wifi) and I would like to to know how to limit bandwidth use by apps in the background. Is there an app that can whitelist only certain apps (e.g. Chrome)...
  7. B

    Apple Mac first-ever automatic update

    Just read an interesting article about Apple automatically pushing a security update to Macs. http://mashable.com/2014/12/23/apple-fixes-mac-security-vulnerability/ Mine has not been updated yet. Did anyone here receive this update?
  8. NomNom

    Windows 7 Offline Updates

    Anyone know where I can get Windows 7 Updates, but I want to download them so I can just install them everytime I need to update someones Pc/laptop. If you know of a program that can do this automatically that would be a plus thanks. Update: seems I jumped the gun on making this thread, I...
  9. LazyLion

    Steam - CoD:MW2 - Why does it need to re-download the whole game every weekend?

    I have the full version of CoD:MW2 installed on my Son's PC. Can anyone tell me why it wants to re-download / update the entire game every weekend? I mean that's 11 Gigs. Fortunately, I have uncapped, but I can't do anything else the whole day Saturday cos it just wants to take the entire day...
  10. LazyLion

    Firefox 7 Released!

    http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2011/09/28/firefox-7-security-fixes/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=status+message&utm_campaign=naked+security Get it here.... http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/
  11. wrinklyo

    What the hell is downloading in the background?

    I connect up to the internet using my cellphone (MTN). I check email, do some banking, and read the news on Google. When I check my data counters I've downloaded 27MB of data. And I can't find out what the hell it is that's downloaded. Windows updates switched off, Adobe updates switched off...
  12. jes

    Vodacom users receive Android FOTA updates for HTC devices

    Vodacom users receive Android FOTA updates for HTC devices HTC Android handsets owners on Vodacom's network should now be receiving over-the-air updates for their devices
  13. N

    PS3 updates a nightmare

    Hi there Firstly i'm not all that clued up on consoles (or pc's).... OK, so my question is, would somebody be willing to help me set up my PS3 to get PS3 and gran tourismo 5 updates? So far i have managed to get it connected to the interwebs (i browsed), but it wont download and run the...
  14. jes

    MTN launches HTC Android firware updates over the air

    MTN launches HTC Android firware updates over the air MTN and HTC join forces to offer firmware upgrades over the air
  15. jes

    HP notebook range hardware updated

    HP notebook range hardware updated HP have updated their existing notebook ranges with new hardware
  16. LazyLion

    Firefox 3.5.6 Released!

    http://www.mozilla-europe.org/en/firefox/3.5.6/releasenotes/ Wish we were getting 3.6 in time for Christmas, but oh well! :p
  17. LazyLion

    Firefox 3.5.2 Released!

  18. LazyLion

    Firefox 3.08 released!

    http://blogs.pcmag.com/securitywatch/2009/03/firefox_308_released.php http://en-us.www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/3.0.8/whatsnew/
  19. M

    BlackBerry Storm 9500 Firmware?

    Hi Seems no one else is able to assist me, and the people on the other end at customer support just give me the "no sorry" feedback. Ftr: I am with Vodacom I need to know from those of you who own Storm's, what version of firmware you are sitting on at the moment. I have .78 which...
  20. LazyLion

    Uninstalling Anti-Virus programs and Kaspersky

    I just bought 4 copies of KAV09 for my home computers. Got them from Matrix @ R160 each. Started installing and then KAV09 started whining that there were other "incompatible programs" I had to uninstall first. Problem is... they were all uninstalled!!! Soooo... I had to go and find...