Sony Halts Xperia Tablet S Sales

Sony has had to draw back sales of its new Tablet, the Xperia S, after discovering that the device is not water resistant as previously advertised. The Tablet, which was unveiled in August and went on sale to the public … Read More

Officially one billion users on Facebook

Facebook officially announced they have surpassed one billion people using it every month, The feat was announced by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg last Thursday. The company commented those users were responsible for 1.13 trillion “likes”, 219 billion photos and 17 … Read More

Android Apps Accessible on Windows 8 Devices

With the release of Windows 8 imminent, exciting news was announced today that you will be able to run Android Apps on the new software. Collaboration between AMD and Software firm Bluestacks, allows devices to run the 500,000 apps currently … Read More

Apple Announce New iPad with Retina Display

Apple announced the latest iPad yesterday, and they have made a bunch of improvements to the device. The chief update is the new screen, which is what Apple call a Retina Display, with a Resolution double that of the iPad … Read More

Meeting Helmsley in Business, Helmsley’s new Business Group

ITexpress met with a few of the members of the newly formed ‘Helmsley in Business’ group today. They had seen the work we had done with the ‘I Love Goole’ campaign and wanted to know more. During these last few … Read More


How to accept direct debits from your customers using BACS

As well as paying money out to employees and to suppliers using BACS, you can also get money in by allowing your customers to pay by direct debit. In many cases this allows companies to improve their cashflow significantly, and … Read More

PAYE end of year tasks at a glance

The PAYE year end is almost upon us. Here is a handy list of tasks you will need to do; 19 April:Outstanding PAYE tax and Class 1 NICs – postal payments must reach your HMRC Accounts Office 22 April: Outstanding … Read More

Goole and Howdenshire Business Excellence Awards Dinner

We were lucky enough to be invited by East Riding of Yorkshire Council to join their table at the Goole and Howdenshire Business Excellence Awards dinner last night and it was a fantastic evening. We were invited because of the … Read More

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Released and Reviewed

Windows 8 Consumer Preview was released for download yesterday and it looks like it is getting some good reviews right now. We have managed to install it on a few machines with no real problems to report, although we’ll leave … Read More

Platform Considerations for Bespoke Software Development

When embarking on a bespoke software project, one of the first things you need to decide will be the platform you or your developer uses to build the software. In the days of traditional desktop software this was relatively straightforward. … Read More