Hampshire Police brochure advertising scam

Just a quick warning. I had a phone call this morning on my landline from a chap who said he was “Trevor from Hampshire Police” and asking to speak to the MD of the business. He reassured me I was not in any trouble but he was asking for local businesses support for a brochure…

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Phone scammers

Last October (2012), I wrote a post on my blog about cold calling tech-support scams entitled “Fighting back against the scammers“. I have to say that at that time, I had never experienced it personally however, since I moved into my new office, I have had 3 such calls in the last 2 days !…

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Hot stuff !

In this difficult financial climate, we are all looking at ways to reduce our costs and outgoings so a Solar hot water system might be something of interest for you. KSQ Solar Hot Water Systems are based in Portsmouth and provide a range of solutions to homes and businesses in the surrounding area. With potential…

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Another “How To” guide added

I was working on generating a couple of  email signature templates for a client today for him to use with Microsoft Outlook. You can of course configure a simple signature within Outlook using the basic editor but if you want to do anything a bit more sophisticated, e.g. more complex layout, better formatting etc,  you…

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SPAM, SCAM or PHISHING

SPAM, SCAM or PHISHING ? I don’t know about you, but these days, I am quite careful at looking at all the emails I receive to make sure I am not a victim of spam, scam, phishing or viruses etc. There are increasing numbers of “dodgy” looking, and some increasingly quite genuine looking, emails arriving…

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Fighting back against the scammers

Cold calling tech-support scams have been around for quite a while now. Reports indicate that these people, generally based in India, have extorted millions of pounds out of English speaking victims in the UK, Canada, the US and other countries since 2008. In the scam, the perpetrators call unsuspecting PC owners purporting to be from…

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Athena Guardianship Chinese website goes live …

Recently, we produced a new website for our client Athena Guardianship & Education. At Scalar Enterprises, we love a challenge and are always keen to provide solutions for our clients needs so as a follow on project, a first for us, was a Chinese version of the site which we have just completed and made…

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