The Lucid View

25th July 2017
Working from home

I’ll just finish this last bit of work up at home

Working from home. All the rage isn’t it? Or is it just a great idea, which in practice doesn’t work as well as it should? My […]
24th July 2017
Gavin Moorhouse

To sleep or not to sleep? Some thoughts on getting through your day on a lack of sleep…

Getting plenty rest is a top priority for me. These days I’m a big fan of an early night, and an early start. I need my […]
5th August 2016

UPDATED: Crypto Ransomware | What it is, what it does and how to avoid it

UPDATED May 2017: WannaCry Crypto Ransomware | Latest issues affecting organisations such as the NHS As some of you will have heard, some major organisations such as the NHS […]
20th July 2016

There is more to life than BT

I’ve decided to write this article after a busy morning assisting some of our customers, who have been suffering with problems with their Internet connection all […]
4th July 2016
windows 10 upgrade

Windows 10 | Should you upgrade?

At Lucid Towers we’ve been doing some testing with Windows 10 and we’re all very happy it. Since its release nearly a year ago, Windows 10 […]
16th May 2016
Microsoft Office 365

Lucid 365 – Always moving forward…

You may or may not be aware of some of the new services that we offer here at Lucid Towers. As we’ve just launched our all […]
6th May 2016
Heartbleed bug

The Heartbleed Bug Explained

You may or may not have heard of something which has been hitting the technology news this month – called the Heartbleed Bug. This is a […]
6th May 2016
Super Fast Broadband

How to Improve Broadband Speed and Stability

How to boost your Internet speed with an iPlate (An iWhat?!) The iPlate is a filter for use on ADSL Broadband lines to improve the speed […]
6th January 2018
West Midlands Linux Testing

Help my Windows have gone all minty!

I can’t even remember what started this little experiment off. It was probably to do with me thinking about how as a business we could operate […]
2nd August 2017
How to use Sharepoint for sharing ideas

Sharepoint: We’ve found a use for it!

Up until a little while ago I always struggled to see exactly where SharePoint fits into a business as a service. For me there are better […]
27th July 2017
Deadline are good.

Deadlines are good

Scenario 1: “We need this task completing, no rush, do it when you’re ready” You want to give people freedom and flexibility. Letting them choose the […]
25th July 2017
Working from home

I’ll just finish this last bit of work up at home

Working from home. All the rage isn’t it? Or is it just a great idea, which in practice doesn’t work as well as it should? My […]