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All the latest news from Riviera Networks, as well as industry updates and interesting articles.

What You Need to Know About the iPhone’s New “Text Bomb” Bug

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Text Bomb: The Surprisingly Simple Security Flaw in Apple’s iPhone Apple have been having a bit of a hard time lately. For a company that was built largely on the […]

Proud Members of the Essex Wildlife Trust

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We’re delighted and proud to announce that Riviera Networks are now members of the Essex Wildlife Trust. Being an Essex based business – and with all of us being from […]

MacOS High Sierra Security Flaw Allows Anybody Root Access Without Password

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You don’t even have to be a hacker to take advantage of Apple’s MacOS High Sierra security flaw that allows anybody root access without using a password. You just need to […]

Using Email Safely: 7 Email Safety Tips to Help Recognise Spam and Avoid Scams

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It’s hard to believe that even though internet based technology has driven us into a golden age of digital communication, we still face and struggle with basic scams and shady […]

Christmas at Work and in the Office: A Survival Guide

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Caution: This Survival Guide to Christmas at Work Has Been Written In the Best Spirit of “Bah Humbug” and Grumpy Festive Cynicism Ah, the Great Big British Office Christmas. We’re […]

Why You Need to Secure Your Website with an SSL Certificate

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Google have been encouraging and promoting the use of an SSL certificate on websites for years, in order to help make the internet a safer place for its users and […]

Effective Time Management Tips for Business Owners and Managers

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Running or managing a business or building is, I’m sure I don’t have to tell you, something that requires exceptionally large amounts of your time and dedication. It takes commitment, […]

Is Wireless Charging the Future?

Technology

With the announcement of the iPhone 8 and iPhone X being wirelessly chargeable, a lot more eyebrows have been raised towards this still quite mysterious technology. But what actually is […]

The RollerMouse: A Revolutionary New Design in Ergonomic Cursor Control

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Feel The Difference With the RollerMouse by Contour Introducing the RollerMouse, the ergonomic alternative to the standard mouse that encourages good posture, helps prevent overreaching and excessive gripping, and can […]

Why You Should Be Offering Guest WiFi To Your Customers

BusinessTechnology

Everybody wants to feel connected. How many times have you walked into a coffee shop, restaurant or even office building and asked if they have WiFi? Guest WiFi access provides […]

The Benefits of Moving to Cloud Based Subscription Services

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As technology pushes forwards and pressure to increase productivity while reducing costs is increased, the way that services are made available and delivered to businesses has also moved with the […]

Why Good Business IT Support Is Essential

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It’s a really great feeling when your office has a brilliant IT load-out. Your cabling is neat, tidy and efficient. Your phone and internet lines are running smoothly. Your office hardware […]

How Managed Services Are Going to Help Your Business

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When it comes to managing the IT and telecoms infrastructure of a business, this can quickly become a full-time job in itself. Teams of IT technicians and engineers are often […]

Proud Members of the BIFM

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We are excited to announce that Riviera Networks is now a proud member of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). The BIFM is the professional governing body for facilities […]

Did You Try Turning It Off and On Again? (And Other Common IT Support Questions)

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We deliver many things to our customers across the UK, ranging from hardware acquisition, delivery and installation right through to bespoke telecommunications packages, full managed services and intelligent building solutions. […]

The Bad Call Centre Experience

BusinessTelecom

It’s a sad truth that most of us have – at some point – been through that horrible process known as the “bad call centre experience”. You know what I’m talking […]

Best Password Practices – What Are They and How Can I Use Them?

Online SecurityTechnology

Following the big reveal of 25 of 2016’s most common passwords, a large part of addressing and fixing the issue comes down to educating internet users about how they can protect […]

The 25 Most Commonly Used Passwords of 2016 Revealed

Online SecurityTechnology

Passwords. Eh? Am I right? Eh? What a pain. With the amount of accounts and subscription-based services available in today’s market we’re constantly having to remember more and more passwords. But […]