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What is NFC?

NFC stands for near-field communication and it allows phones, tablets, laptops, and other devices to easily share data with other NFC-equipped devices. The technology evolved from radio-frequency identification (RFID) tech. RFID is behind those security scan cards that get you into the office every day or bypass that tollbooth on your morning commute. It is…

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Bug Bite Helper

REVOLUTIONARY THERMO-PULSE TECHNOLOGY I will be investing in one of these! No matter who you are no matter where you are, you have probably been bitten by mosquitoes. Annoying itch and irritation, discomfort, anxiety and loss of sleep is really a nuisance. If you are like most people you hated it. Place the BITE HELPER…

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Phee Your Phone

Greek company Phee is cleaning up Greece’s beaches while creating great looking products like phone cases, trendy storage boxes and furniture. Made from the finest natural leaves of seagrass Posidonia Oceanica, PHEEcase transforms your phone into a unique, one-of-a-kind piece. Featuring beautiful and intricate veins, this protective case brings new levels of style and sophistication…

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I Must See …in Spain

Basilica de la Sagrada Familia Step inside and be amazed by an interior full of natural light, stained glass windows and beautiful white tiles. In 1882, construction of Sagrada Família started under architect Francisco de Paula del Villar. In 1883, when Villar resigned, Gaudí took over as chief architect, transforming the project with his architectural and…

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Internal & External Cameras

Internal Camera Full-Room Coverage. Easy to Setup. • 360° Panoramic view • 1080p Resolution • Two-Way Talk • Privacy when needed External Camera Active deterrence with light and sound alarms • Pre-Emptive Defense • Two-Way Audio • Dual-Antenna Wi-Fi • IP66 Dust & Water Prevention • 30m Infrared Night Vision Ask Telitec for more details…

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Google Home for your grandparents

Or if like me! anyone over 40!! (ish!) Anyone who’s watched an older family member struggle to navigate their smartphone might completely write off the idea of gifting them a smart speaker. Google Home eliminates a lot of navigation through an app or a Smartphone’s settings because you can use straightforward, natural voice commands to…

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Kitchen Gadgets

Garlic Zoom, Herb Scissors, Egg Yolk Separator & One Click Butter Cutter! You don`t have to have these gadgets to do the job, but why would´t you!! So simple to use and totally effective. Peel one or two cloves of garlic and insert through the top door, grip firmly and roll up and down your…

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Extras

Super Bass Handsfree Earphones Enjoy Music From 16.00€ incl. Iva Wireless Charger AirPad Fast Charging Wireless Pad From 29.00€ incl. Iva Activity Tracker with Multi-Sport Mode Count Steps, distance and burnt Calories. Heart Rate Monitoring. Sleep Monitoring. From 59.00€ incl. Iva Fast Charging Cables From 7.50€ incl. Iva Power Banks From 14.95€ incl. Iva In…

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I Must See… in Spain

Oceanogràfic, Valencia Explore the biggest sea life center in Europe with a ticket to the Oceanogràfic in Valencia’s City of Arts and Sciences. Discover the aquatic environments of the Arctic, Red Sea and more, with fish from the world’s oceans and an underwater restaurant. Built on 2 levels, the upper floors feature outdoor exhibitions and…

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Relationship Complaint

Best Reply To A Relationship Complain Ever. This Is Genius. This wife decided to write a funny letter to tech support complaining about her husband’s behavior towards her. But then the reply from the tech support team is a stroke of genius. Dear Tech Support, Last year I upgraded from Boyfriend 5.0 to Husband 1.0…

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KitchenAid Smart Kitchen Display

The 10-inch display houses the power of Google Assistant so you can instantly convert measurements, find the best substitutions, and follow along with recipes. You can even use the display itself to watch recipe videos to make sure you get it just right every time. Due out in the second half of 2019, the KitchenAid…

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Swiftkey

Type faster with SwiftKey – the smart and customizable keyboard that learns your writing style. SwiftKey gives you more accurate autocorrect and predictions by learning your writing style – including the words, phrases and emoji that matter to you. SwiftKey spots your misspellings, missed spaces, and missed letters to correct them for you. You can…

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I Must See … in Spain

Wine Tasting & Paella Class Full-day tour, get to know and taste Valencian gastronomic specialities. Savor many typical products while you visit the old town and the Central Market. Enjoy a Valencian wine tasting and then you’ll learn how to cook an authentic paella. Gastronomy tours normally start in the morning in the old town…

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Mothers Day UK 31st March

Some dates you don’t want to forget and Mother’s Day is definitely one of the big ones in everyone’s calendar. In the UK the wonderful event will be celebrated on March 31, 2019. In Spain this is May 5th The special day is a chance for families to show their appreciation for their mothers. The…

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Levi’s® Commuter x Jacquard by Google

Engineered for motion, optimized for the city. Levi´s have updated the iconic Trucker Jacket, integrating thoughtful design details for active use in the modern city. 150 years of Levi´s denim innovation meets Google engineering to create this groundbreaking garment, with conductive Jacquard™ Thread woven in. Levi’s® Commuter™ Trucker Jacket links to your mobile device via…

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I Must See … in Spain

Museo del Baile Flamenco (Museum of Flamenco Dance) Seville is famous for its flamenco, a flamboyant art form with roots in the Gypsy culture. Flamenco includes both dancing and singing, but most importantly, it is an expression of the soul. The best flamenco dancers have technical prowess, as well as a special gift of channeling…

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Happy 30th Birthday Internet

The World Wide Web (or The Web) English scientist Tim Berners-Lee is credited with inventing the World Wide Web while working for CERN in March 1989 by submitting Information Management. Firstly to other research institutions finding a new way to share data from their experiments starting in January 1991 and to the general public on the Internet in August 1991.…

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I Must See… in Spain

Seville Cathedral and Alcazar La Giralda tower, Seville Cathedral, and the Alcazar combine to form a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tower is a minaret, a “masterpiece of Almohad architecture,” according to UNESCO. The cathedral is larger than St. Peter’s in Rome and a 37-meter main altar of carved statues completely covered in gold. The…

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Spring Equinox March 20th 2019

The March equinox marks the moment the Sun crosses the celestial equator – the imaginary line in the sky above the Earth’s equator – from south to north. This happens on March 19, 20, or 21 every year. The Equinox is one of the two periods of the year when the sun crosses the equator and…

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Happy Fathers Day (in Spain) El Día del Padre

Here in Spain this month is the celebration of fatherhood on the 19th. Portugal, Andorra, Italy and Mozambique to name just a few will also celebrate on the 19th. This day, dates back to at least the Middle Ages as the feast day of Saint Joseph, who is referred to as the fatherly Nutritor Domini. In…

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I Must See… in Spain

Valencia Falles FRIDAY, MARCH 15 09:00 hours Plantà of all the infantile failures 2:00 p.m. Mascletà in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento. Pyrotechnics Zarzoso 5:00 p.m. Closing of the Ninot Exhibition 5:30 p.m. Reading of the popular verdict and proclamation of the Ninot Indultat of 2019 5:45 pm Collection of the ninots by the falleras commissions 00:00 hours L’alba de les falles with…

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I Must See … in Spain

The Prado and Paseo del Artes, Madrid The Prado alone ranks with the world’s top art museums for the riches of its collections The Prado has the world’s largest collection of Spanish art, an impressive continuum from 12th-century medieval works through the avante-garde movement of the early 20th century, and is especially noted for its…

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Red Nose Day 15th March 2019

What is Red Nose Day? Red Nose Day is a fundraising campaign run by the non-profit organization Comic Relief Inc. a public charity. Red Nose Day brings people together to have fun, raise money and change the lives of kids who need our help the most. Comic Relief (Red Nose Day) is one of the two high-profile telethon events held…

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App of the Month

Timehop – Memories Then & Now Timehop helps you celebrate the best moments of the past with your friends. It’s like #tbt every day! (throw back thursday) What were you doing a year ago today? Two years? Three years? Tap through your old photos, videos, & posts from your iPhone, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, & Swarm,…

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Clocks going Forward

The main purpose of Daylight Saving Time (called “Summer Time” in many places in the world) is to make better use of daylight. We change our clocks during the summer months to move an hour of daylight from the morning to the evening. If you live near the equator, day and night are nearly the…

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Pancake Day 5th March

How will you be eating yours? Pancake Day, also known as Shrove Tuesday, is the feast day immediately before Ash Wednesday which marks the start of the 40 days of Lent that lead up to Easter. Because its date is determined by that of Easter Sunday, Pancake Day really is a moveable feast A pancake (or hotcake, griddlecake, or…

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A Taste of Telitec

Team Telitec is made up of people from different Countries, Back Grounds and Expertise. With so much diversity Team Telitec just works! Individually and within our departments. One thing that we all like is food and drink! Over the next few months, we will be sharing with you a Taste of Telitec

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I Must See… in Spain

Granada’s Alhambra palace The Nasrid dynasty’s royal palace is the artistic highlight of Spain’s Islamic period, when Al-Andalus (Andalucía) dates back to the civilization in Europe’s Middle Ages. The indescribably stone carvings, the filigrees, the magnificent tile-lined ceilings, the graceful arches, and the courtyards of the Nasrid palace all within several buildings, gardens, walks, towers…

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Bed Chill

This is a Kickstarter project, which means they are still waiting for a little more funding / interest before fully available. However, we think it is great! Eat, use your laptop, binge-watch, work, play, read, listen to music… Bedchill turns your bed into a second living room and office. With 4 power outlets, 4 USB…

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Sound a sleep

A good night’s sleep is vital to our physical health and emotional well-being and who does not like their bed! This pillow could make been in bed so much better! Take full control of a smarter sleep by using the soundasleep app to control your pillow from the comfort of your bed. Relax listening to…

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Quiz Planet

WARNING!! this is addictive! Quiz Planet is a trivia game with over eight million players via Facebook Messenger. You can play against Family & Friends, each round has 3 questions, with 6 rounds altogether. You get to choose 3 of the category’s that could be from Beauty & Fashion, Geography, History to Brands & Business. (19…

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Fitness Tracker in a Ring

The Motiv Ring brings all the functionality you want in a surprisingly slim, ultralight design. Discreet, comfortable and waterproof, so you’ll never want to take it off. Available in three colors. Wear it 24/7, you capture every minute of your day and week to get a more complete view of your activity and sleep. Measures:…

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Google DeepMind AI

DeepMind is the world leader in artificial intelligence research and its application for positive impact. We’re on a scientific mission to push the boundaries of AI, developing programs that can learn to solve any complex problem without needing to be taught how. What is AI? A broad definition is that artificial intelligence is any task performed by a program…

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Get FREE Spanish TV With Telitec!

  If you have our Wireless, Fibre or ADSL internet services, you can now have Spanish TV completely free of charge! No dish required! App available for download on the following systems: Android iOS Chromecast AndroidTV Samsung Tizen Samsung Smart TV LGwebOS LG Smart TV Once downloaded simply enter the Username and Password provided by…

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Valentines Ideas

Love Book – promo code VDAY19 Act Quick and get 20% off at Love Book Everyone has a unique love story. Book Building System lets you tell that story by listing all those special reasons why you love them. CHOOSE A COVER & EDIT THE TITLE MAKE YOUR CHARACTERS LOOK LIKE YOU CHOOSE PAGES AND…

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Intelligent WiFi Enabled Dimming Light Bulb

  As technology advances so do our homes. Even though we are used to everyday chores it doesn’t mean we can’t make them more manageable or fun! Smart home Products and gadgets have been steadily gaining more and more popularity and you don´t have to jump in to a fully automated home. With this bulb…

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10 Things You Should Never Share on Social Media

Lots of Telitec’s customers are expats who live abroad from many of their friends and family. Social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are often really important for keeping up to date with what loved ones are up to. However there are some things that you should never, ever post on social media. Some are…

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Top 7 Free Apps To Download Onto Your New Smartphone

If you have, or are thinking of buying a new smartphone then one of the first things to do is decide which apps to download. Even the most technophobic phone users will find that they can get along well with these simple apps, and will wonder how they ever managed without! 1 – WhatsApp Our…

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Huge Collection of Hacked Passwords Found – Are You Affected?

  You may have seen on the news that a huge cache of breached passwords and email addresses from all over the web has been discovered on a online hacking forum. It’s the biggest single collection of breached data ever discovered and hacking experts are calling it ‘Collection #1’. The data is likely pulled from…

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January 2019 – Clean Up Your Computer Month!

  Every January is ‘Clean Up Your Computer Month‘, when we’re encouraged to tidy up and organise our computers and devices. Take a look at your laptops, keyboards, and desk spaces – if they could do with a wipe or a tidy then this is the perfect time! Make sure you check and dust any…

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‘Soundasleep’ – The High Tech Pillow of your Dreams

The Soundasleep is surprisingly high-tech, for a pillow! The main attraction is the bluetooth speaker built into the pillow itself, meaning you can play relaxing music, podcasts, audio books, or whatever you like without a need for headphones. Just add the Soundasleep app to your smartphone and control what your pillow plays using bluetooth connection. Its…

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Camposol Wireless – Pay-By-The-Day!

For occasional visitors to Camposol, internet is just as important as for the year-round residents. However, full monthly packages can seem expensive if the house is only full for a couple of days or weeks per year. We’ve been listening to your feedback again about our Camposol services, and we’ve come up with a new…

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The Worst Passwords of 2018

  The results are in! Every, year SplashData reveals the most popular passwords we were using in 2018. Popularity isn’t a good thing this time, though – the more popular it is, the more likely it is that your account could be hacked into. SplashData estimates that at least 10% of people have used at…

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Switch to Telitec ADSL for just 40€!

We’re shaking up our ADSL offers! You can now switch to Telitec ADSL for just a one-off 40€ admin charge, and we’ll handle everything for you. It couldn’t be easier! If you’re unhappy with the service you’re getting elsewhere, give Telitec a try: FREE router Up to 20Mb speed 42€ (+iva) per month One off…

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Alcatel 1 Smartphone

The Alcatel 1 is a brilliantly simple smartphone that look great, is easy to use, and is perfect for people of all ages and tech abilities. As with other Android phones, you can download all the social apps you need to stay in touch with friends all over the world like WhatsApp and Facebook. You…

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7 Top UK TV Shows To Curl Up With This Holiday Season

  There’s plenty to look forward to over the next month or so…food, drink, family and of course festive TV! Here’s our pick of the best seasonal offerings from the UK to watch with your dustbin-sized tub of Quality Street this year: The War of the Worlds BBC 1 – late 2018 H.G Well’s original,…

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Telitec’s Christmas Mini Roadshow 2018

  We’re having a mini Telitec Roadshow just in time for Christmas! We’ll be back at a few Costa Blanca locations this December with our trusty pop-up, plus freebies, deals and tech-y stocking fillers! Maybe you want to get your TV sorted in time for all those seasonal specials, or you need Fibre installed in…

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Camposol Wireless Internet Packages

No internet? No landline? No problem! Telitec’s wireless network provides a fast connection using our own network of masts, without the need for a landline. We cover Murcia-Valencia – including Camposol! Wireless can also be suspended for up to 6 calendar months per year, making it perfect for part-time residents. We’ve got 2 new-and-improved packages…

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Telitec’s Black Friday Deals 2018

  Benitachell Fibre Get Fibre in time for Christmas, but still give your wallet a break over the festive period – sign up to ANY package and you won’t pay your monthly fees until February! PLUS if you choose 100 or 300Mb you’ll also get your installation totally FREE! Freebies with Wireless Sign up for…

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Make A Smile’s Christmas Bag Appeal 2018

We’re proudly supporting the Make a Smile Christmas Bag Appeal again this year! This will be MAS’s 10th year of bringing an extra Xmas smile to local children in care. Our Moraira office is acting as a drop-off point for gifts and donations. Suggested items include: Pens and pencils PJs Socks Hats, scarves, gloves etc…

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Tips To Stay Safe While Shopping Online

  If you haven’t managed to find everything you need at one of the many local Christmas Fairs, online shopping is a great way to get your gifts bought in time for Christmas. Entering your bank details online can sometimes come with risks, but so long as you follow simple safety advice, there’s no reason…

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Should You Use a Password Manager?

We’re told we should be using a totally unique password for each and every online service we use. Between email accounts, social media, online shopping, games and forums, the list of passwords to remember can get very long very fast. That’s where a password manager comes in. What Is A Password Manager? Most password managers…

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eGO Wi-Fi Socket

  This smart socket really is the future! You simply plug these gadgets into your wall socket, and then connect the appliance you want to control. The eGo uses your home Wi-Fi to connect to an app you download onto your phone, from which you can control and monitor the appliance. The sockets are not…

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Special Offer – SAVE Every Month With Our Fibre + TV Combo Packages!

Fibre & IPTV – Perfect Partners Fibre internet is the best choice for anyone who uses the internet to watch television through an IPTV system. High-speed fibre totally banishes buffering, meaning you can watch your favourite shows without interruptions. If you take out both Fibre internet and IPTV packages with us, Telitec is now offering…

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Smartphone Apps To Help You Sleep

If you’re having trouble getting good-quality sleep, your smartphone isn’t the most obvious solution. After all, it’s thought that the blue light from phone screens could disrupt sleep and sleep quality. However you can also use apps to relax and unwind, track your sleep, and wake you up at the best time in your sleep…

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Camposol – Installation Now Just 75€!

New Installation Price – 75€ All standard installations are now better than half-price at just 75€(+iva) down from the full price of 185€! You can also still suspend the package for part of the year if you’re away. This offer must end 31st December, so get in touch now! Choose your package (details below) and…

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3 Easy Parental Controls For Your Kids’ Phones

Parental controls on children’ phones and tablets are not necessarily the same as ‘spying’ on what they do and see. Many simple, non-invasive controls exist that are necessary to keep your children safe – and make sure they don’t stay up on social media until 3am on a school night! If you choose to let…

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We Are Hiring! (Promotions Team)

Job opportunity – Promotions/Marketing We are looking for someone to join the Promotions Team. The role is out of the office, speaking directly to new potential customers, marketing the new services we have in the area. Initially you would be working in and around the Benitachell area. Fluency in Spanish, Valencian and a fair level…

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T.M. Lions FREE Kids Halloween Party

T.M. Lions are having a Halloween party for kids (and big kids..!) in Moraira Church Square on the 31st October – and best of all, it’s free! 🕷️🎃🧛👻 We’ll be there (yes in fancy dress!) to enjoy the facepainting, games and prizes. See you there!  

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Christmas Fairs 2018

‘Tis the season! Up and down the Costa Blanca and beyond, charities and organisations are planning their Christmas Fairs and events – and Telitec are excited to be attending as many of them as possible! We will be bringing along our usual seasonal offers and freebies, as well as tech-y toys and gadgets that are…

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Facebook Tips: Turning on ‘Login Alerts’

‘Login Alerts’ aren’t new, but Facebook has recently started showing reminders on its users timelines to switch this feature on – you may even have seen one or two yourself. These alerts send a notification to your account, or email address, whenever you log in from an unfamiliar device. If you are personally logging in…

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‘YouTube Kids’ Launches Better Parental Controls

From slime tutorials to fun singalongs (baby shark doo doo doo..!) YouTube is a great resource for entertaining and teaching kids of all ages. However the point of YouTube is that anyone can upload videos, and this can cause a nightmare when it comes to parental controls. That’s why they launched ‘YouTube Kids’ a few…

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Job Vacancy: Wireless Internet Installer, Moraira

Job vacancy: Wireless Internet Installer, working out of our Moraira office, full-time contract given. Duties: Exterior antenna installation and Ethernet cabling. Installation and configuration of internal devices i.e. Routers, VOIP devices, etc.  Follow instructions from the Network & Support engineers. Test operation, explain and demonstrate service to customer. Troubleshooting and resolving issues. Requirements: Experience with…

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WhatsApp is Changing Their Backup (But Don’t Panic!)

  WhatsApp is slightly changing how it’s backup feature works. Some articles about the changes are making it sound as though there is a chance you’ll lose all your WhatsApp data, but that isn’t the case. As we regularly recommend WhatsApp to many of our customers as a cheaper way of staying in touch internationally,…

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6 Great UK TV Shows You Can’t Miss in Autumn 2018

  We can’t believe that summer’s nearly over already! With the cooling weather comes many new and returning TV shows that are perfect for curling up to watch as the nights get darker. Here’s our pick of some of the best shows on offer in Autumn 2018. The Great British Bake Off Channel 4, 28th…

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The Telitec Roadshow is Back!

The Telitec Roadshow is Back! We’re going back on the road between September and October to bring a pop up to a Costa Blanca town near you! Once again, we’re teaming up with local Costa Blanca businesses to bring Telitec reps to your doorstep and get your telecoms questions answered. The Roadshow is a great…

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What is ‘2 Factor Authentication’?

If you have email, social media, banking or any other online accounts, you have probably been prompted to turn on ‘2 factor authentication’ (or ‘2FA’ for short) at some point. 2FA means simply adding a second step to your login process, on top of your usual username and password. Many people don’t bother to activate this…

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How To Use WhatsApp’s New Group Voice and Video Calls

  We often recommend WhatsApp to many of our mobile customers, and now the free app has gotten even better. After months of leaks and rumours, WhatsApp is now formally rolling out it’s new feature for everyone – group voice and video calls! WhatsApp now supports group calls for up to 4 people at once,…

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Cordless Home Phone – Gigaset A220

The Gigaset A220 handsets are the ideal home phones. With plenty of features including hands-free conversation, plus a reasonable pricetag, you can’t go wrong. The display is illuminated and easy to read, plus you can save up to 80 contacts, see who is calling on the caller ID, and make hands-free calls. The battery life…

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World Cleanup Day is coming to Javea | Spread Some Sunshine

September 15th is World Cleanup Day! The charity ‘Spread Some Sunshine’ is organising a co-ordinated cleanup in the local area to raise awareness of environmental problems and to raise some money for the orphanages they support. World Cleanup Day has an amazing back story. It started in 2008 when an estimated 4% of people living…

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4 UK TV Shows to Look Out For in Summer 2018

  Summer has properly arrived and, although we should all be outside enjoying beautiful Spain, sometimes it’s nice to just pop the aircon on and watch something on the TV to cool down! We’ve rounded up our pick of the best UK TV coming up in the next couple of months: Picnic at Hanging Rock…

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