EPFY Giveaway

Giveaway Winner

Posted: Sunday July 8, 2018

Congratulations to Trish Pye from The Tec Exec for winning our EOFY Giveaway! 

GIVEAWAY

End of Financial Year Giveaway

Posted: Wednesday June 27, 2018

SCC Scam Warning

Watch Out For TypoSquatting!

Posted: Wednesday June 13, 2018

What is Typosquatting?!  TypoSquatting, or ‘URL Hijacking’ is considered a form of cybersquatting, where popular websites are intentionally misspelled in order to garner large amounts of traffic. Hackers register these misspelled sites and users are then tricked into visiting them accidentally. The typo squatter’s URL is likely to be one of 5 kinds:  A common misspelling e.g.: googgle A misspelling such as a typo eg: googel A differently phrased domain name eg: googleau A different domain level e.g.: google.org An incorrect .com Continue Reading

If you are in need of an NBN ready Telephone or Computer System, Now is the time!

$20,000 Instant Asset Write-Off

Posted: Monday May 28, 2018

You have until the 30th June 2018 to take advantage of the Australian Taxation Office’s $20,000 Instant Asset Write-off. If your small business has a turnover of less than $10 million you can write off assets costing less than $20,000 each your 2017-18 return. The $20,000 write-off threshold applies until 30 June 2018.

NBN Ready

Batemans Bay Soldiers Club NBN Success Story

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

Our Southern Computer Co. team has successfully transitioned the phone services relied upon by the Batemans Bay Soldiers Club and Esplanade Motel to the NBN – and with zero downtime or disruption! Check out this success story while you consider whether your business is NBN ready.

NBN Transition
With the shutdown of the Telstra network imminent, the aim of…

Tech Throwback

#throwbackthursday

Posted: Thursday May 3, 2018

Check out this early piece of technology used at Southern Computer Co in the 1970’s.

This 1974 system computing used BASIC language, a cassette tape drive and had a 4kb memory.

While it may not seem powerful now, these systems were very powerful for their time. SCC had three of these calculators connected to…

Elite Energy Triathlon Success

Charged up Triathlon

Posted: Thursday April 12, 2018

On Saturday we were honored to be a part of Elite Energy Events’ Capital Coast Ultimate Triathlon Our Charging Station was on hand to recharge and power up. Congratulations to all the participants and organizers on a wonderful event. #energy #charging…

SCC Easter Hours

Happy Easter

Posted: Thursday March 29, 2018

10 Battery Tips

Dos and Don'ts for a Longer Battery Life

Posted: Thursday March 22, 2018

Batteries have a life cycle typically of 300-500 cycles. Once this initial lifespan is over, whether it be computer, phone, tablet or device, your device will become slower and your change will last less and less time.

Here are the Dos and Don’ts of prolonging your battery’s lifecycle:

Do
1. Use the charger that came with your device

Guest Speaker for Information and Digital Technology (IDT) Students

Guest Speaking

Posted: Wednesday March 7, 2018

On Wednesday 28th February Rohan was a guest speaker for the Year 11 and 12 IDT classes at Carroll College. Rohan gave the students a very informative presentation on Fibre Optics and the use of this type of cabling at Carroll College, around the Eurobodalla and in our global world.

The presentation included a variety of information about Fibre Optics; including what a fibre optic cable…