Category Archives: IT

Anything relating to Information Technology, most likely aimed at and of interest to home users of computers and the internet.

Mobile-friendly TVP website

Have you used the mobile-friendly version of the Thames Valley Police website yet?

The facility enhances the site and services available for smartphone users.

The website contains a wealth of useful information and advice, including interactive virtual neighbourhood, details of your local neighbourhood team and what they’ve been up to, and online crime and incident reporting, which will now be even easier to access when you’re out and about.

There is no need to download a special app. If you access the website from a smartphone the new mobile version loads automatically. Continue reading Mobile-friendly TVP website



About your password sir

Much of what we do online is taken for granted these days. Many institutions are placing us under pressure to handle more and more transactions online, many if not most of them that require us to do something, need a password. Many of them are also linked to financial information held on your behalf, such as credit or debit card details.

Ooops, we have been hacked

So what happens when you get an email like the one I received below. With great irony, I got a version of this email at 4am in the morning just prior to catching a plane to Italy for a long weekend. Timing is everything! Continue reading About your password sir