5 very quick and helpful “Tech tips” you should already know:

By Christy | September 5, 2019

Return of the Tab: Need to access a tab you closed prematurely? Not a problem, simply press Ctrl +Shift + T to reopen the most recently closed tab and get back to what you were doing (Cmd + Shift + T on Macs). How to undo or redo? If you desperately need to undo something…

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SYNAQ Securemail – An Everyday Solution to an Everyday Problem

By Christy | August 29, 2019

So what is Securemail by Synaq? Why do I need it? Why another Spam/Virus/Phishing protection product? Don’t I already have all that? Doesn’t it come with the laptop? Why do I want to spend more money on what I already have? This was the whining that came from me, a complete “technophobe” when Itech suggested…

What is the Internet of Things and why do I need it?

By Clyde | April 17, 2019

What is IoT (Internet of Things)? This is probably a term you have seen around often enough, but not everyone understands its full potential.  The most groundbreaking application for our day to day lives is in the integration of smart home devices through the cloud. Smart TV’s, smart washing machines, even smart lightbulbs! These devices…

Load Shedding? Not an issue with I-TECH

By Christy | February 14, 2019

Let us help you keep your IT running during Load shedding with our Mecer 850 VA interactive UPS systems. UPS stands for uninterruptible power supply, something that will help you stay online when the electricity cant. Starting at R799 they are affordable and easy to use, once the power trips or goes off the UPS…

Benefits of owning a personal laptop

By Christy | February 4, 2019

Why you should own a personal laptop Convenience You can use a personal laptop wherever you are. Unlike desktops which are bulky, laptops are compact and portable. You can, therefore, carry your laptop with you as you travel. This advantage has made making money online a viable income generating activity. With your laptop, you do not…

Apple AirPower

By Christy | January 15, 2019

Apple’s long-delayed AirPower wireless charging mat might finally be in production, if rumors are to believed. Word comes via a tweet from ChargerLAB (via MacRumors), which says that it’s learned from a “credible source” that Apple has begun manufacturing the long-delayed wireless charging mat. If true, it could mean that the long-overdue product could finally reach the hands of…

Professional Repairs vs DIY

By Christy | November 27, 2018

Why it’s important to trust the professionals instead of trying to Do-It-Yourself… In this day and age, one only has to search google for any kind of tutorial on repairs and all the information is right there at your fingertips. From fixing a broken mug to rewiring a Lexus V8 engine into a new vehicle,…

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How to Build a PC in 2018

By Christy | November 15, 2018

When we write about the PC market at I-Tech Solutions, it’s almost always from the DIY or enthusiast perspective. But we don’t actually talk much about that most basic of tasks — how to build a PC. The actual assembly process isn’t usually all that difficult, but choosing the right components can be tricky. Let’s talk about…

Explained: Graphics Cards

By Christy | November 8, 2018

WHAT IS A GRAPHICS CARD? The Graphics Card in a computer is used for rendering images from the computer to output onto a monitor. This is done by converting the data that the computer processes to a digital or analogue signal which can be displayed on the monitor. All computers will come with a graphics…

October Apple event 2018

By Christy | November 1, 2018

October Apple Event 2018 Apple hardware event. The company is back to unveil a few more products ahead of the holiday shopping season. It will be the first event Apple’s ever held in New York, specifically in Brooklyn, and the company. It is expected to unveil the new iPad Pro. Also an update or two…