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We're pleased to announce we have appointed Will Briggs to the position of Support Engineer.   Will has worked in the IT industry for just 3 years, working 1 year with Lymm High School as a Support Technician and 2 years with UKFast as an Enterprise Solutions...

The Ban on Easy Passwords Microsoft will now ban you from using a password if it thinks it's too easy. Remembering all the passwords in your life might seem like a lot of effort but they exist for a reason. To help encourage better password etiquette Microsoft...

Josh Cookson is celebrating his 5 year anniversary of working here at Apex Computing Services.   Josh shares his experience: "My day to day roles as an engineer have been supporting the helpdesk, server support, network infrastructure setup, onsite to Office 365 email migrations and phone system setup...

Apex Computing donates £100 to customer LOFT Talent Acquisition, to raise money for the CEO Sleepout Charity.   A charity event to help fight homelessness in and around the Manchester area. For one night only they're giving up their privileges and sleeping rough! The team are giving up...

Innocent-looking payment requests could result in financial loss for companies. Are your employees being targeted with fraudulent emails?   BE AWARE Notice the Signs We have recently seen a spam campiagn involving fake wire transfer request emails. The purpose of this type of email is very simple - to get...

Apex Computing donates printer to the Tree Station - a social enterprise in arboriculture, woodland management, biomass fuels and timber, based in Greater Manchester.   Tree Station Vision 'We believe that a better, fairer world is possible – a world in which everyone’s needs are met in a way...

Tech giants Google and O2 are to support a £3.6m drive to teach computing skills in primary schools across England.   Experts from the firms will help both with training and the provision of resources with which to teach digital skills in the classroom. There will also...

Apple unveils a new four-inch iPhone SE The new iPhone SE resembles an iPhone 5S however, now also produced in a new colour, Rose Gold. The exterior of the SE looks identical to the 2013 5S model but is powered with the same motion coprocessor as the...

We’re pleased to announce we have appointed Martin Durik to the position of Support Engineer.   Daniel Shone, director here at Apex Computing, said: “We are excited to welcome Martin on board to help further develop our team. Martins technical expertise and experience should help us improve our...

UK organisations are putting their reputation, customer trust and competitive advantage at greater risk by failing to provide their staff with effective cyber-security awareness and ability to defend against cyber-attacks. The research carried out by Axelos,  a UK government/Capita joint venture, found that 75 percent of...