Laptop Coaching: Spotting Suspicious eMails

Auto cross-posted from my WordPress Tech Blog: We spent the morning looking at fake emails and developed some ‘rules’ for how to identify them without opening them.

Film: Avengers: Infinity War

The mighty juggernaut that is the Marvel film franchise (or to give it its proper name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe) continues on its unstoppable journey with their nineteenth movie (yes, really!) entitled: Avengers: Infinity War. Shares in the firm Spandex have already risen, as the movie was launched worldwide this weekend - and there’s a lot…

Tablet Coaching: Amazon Prime Video

Auto cross-posted from my WordPress Tech Blog: Today, we discussed the features and benefits of Amazon Prime Video.

Laptop Coaching: Staying Safe Online

Auto cross-posted from my WordPress Tech Blog: Today, we discussed how to spot dangerous eMails and how to stay safe online.

Laptop Coaching: The Perfect Password!

Auto cross-posted from my WordPress Tech Blog: In an ideal world, the rules for PC passwords would be: different for every website; long enough not to be easily guessed; and best of all, easy to remember.Sounds impossible I know, but today we discussed a straightforward way to meet all of these criteria, as part of…

Our Cruise Awards 2018

Queen Mary 2 Interior Photoshttps://photos.app.goo.gl/Q9GQJIaxepBf6Q1N2Cruise Photoshttps://photos.app.goo.gl/ERuCjh9sqQhZNoxE3QE2 Tourhttps://photos.app.goo.gl/RhB7Y6ptZXw8rKNl2Our ‘Awards’ based on experiences over the past few weeks. Some are best read with your tongue firmly in your cheek!Favourite Port AwardWinner: Muscat, capital of the Sultanate of OmanRunner-up: Colombo, capital of Sri LankaBest Tour Guide AwardAbdullah (Oman)Sri (Sri Lanka)Best on-Board Technology AwardWinner: The Ship's PlanetariumMost Unpredictable Technology…

Cruise 2018 Extra – “Ship Ahoy Cap’n”

From a photography point of view, occasionally, an opportunity presents itself that’s truly ‘once in a lifetime’. We were offered one of those opportunities today! It’s Wednesday the 18th, we’re in Dubai and it’s our final day on the Cruise.But first, “turn over your papers”, here’s a bit of ‘O Level’ Cruise history… (stick with…

Cruise Day 12 (17th April): Muscat (Oman)

Morning Reader, this is probably the final Blog of the holiday as we fly home Thursday.Today, we’re on a full-day Tour today entitled: Nakhl & Hot Springs. We’re covering :-Nakhl townThowarah Hot SpringsNakhl FortPhoto opportunity at the Grand MosqueMuscat is the capital city of (the Sultanate of) Oman and the seat of Government. It’s just…

Cruise Day 10 & 11 (15th and 16th April): Heading for Muscat (Oman)

Dear Reader, it’s another two days at sea for us, this time heading for Muscat in Oman. The clocks went back half-an-hour last night, so, as the end of our holiday approaches, we’re getting closer to UK time.And it’s been another busy period as over the past two days, we’ve crammed in…SundayMargaret Gilmore’s live Q…

Cruise Day 9 (14th April): Cochin (India)

A lazy start for our Tours so far - a relatively lethargic 9.30 today!Here we go then - our first visit to India in the shape of a six-hour combined Coach & Boat tour entitled: The Best of Cochin. Cochin is in the Indian state of Kerala, located on the west coast of India. These…