The Lucid View

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 […]
10th June 2018
mobile phone useage

Going phoneless, well kinda…

I’ve always battled with the relationship with my mobile phone. There were times when I was the same as everyone else, using it frequently, unlocking it […]
10th April 2018
Lucid Computer Solutions Ltd

Sip Bacardi like it’s your birthday…

  Ten years of Lucid Computer Solutions. Ten years since I decided to quit the day job and start my own thing. I’d say it’s flown, […]
12th January 2018

Upping our KPI game

2018 is the year of the KPI (Key Performance Indicator for those of you think it’s similar to a GTI). Whilst we’ve always had some KPI […]
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 […]