De-constructing the Mystery Around Tech Talk

Tech-speak can be confusing, but often IT terms and phrases are quite simple when explained properly. We’ve put together a quick explainer of some of the most common IT terms that people often don’t understand or get confused over.

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Don’t be a Victim of E-tail Scammers

With ‘Black Friday’ nearly upon us and consumers taking advantage of early Christmas offers, there’s never been a more important time to be cyber safe when shopping online. We give some advice on how to reduce the risk of being a victim of online fraud.

Black Friday E-tail Scammers

Plan Ahead to Avoid a Tech Disaster

When disaster strikes, knowing what to do and when helps mitigate damage and get you back up and running quickly. Lifeline IT are specialists in disaster recovery and have helped many businesses plan and recover from a major problem.

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The Growing Crime of Smartphone Banking Theft

You may have heard about the increasing number of phones that are being stolen, with thieves then managing to gain access to bank accounts. We give you some pointers on what you can do to avoid being a target of phone and bank theft.

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What we’re all about at Lifeline IT

Lifeline IT has expanded and developed for over 20 years now. What has never changed are our core values, how we do business. Find out what our business is all about, from our vision, team and values, through to our plans for the future.

Cover of Lifeline IT's Brand Values booklet

Meet Lifeline IT’s Perry van Bergenhenegouw

Since Lifeline IT launched its Amsterdam office at the start of the year, we’ve been building a team of engineers and support staff to service existing and new clients across Europe. Meet our latest member of the team, 23 year old Perry van Bergenhenegouw.

Perry van Bergenhenegouw

The Lifeline IT Travel Tech Guide 2023

With the holiday season now in full swing, we revisit travel tech – the gadgets, items and apps that help make the most of your journeying - whether you’re off on an exploring adventure, planning a week relaxing on the beach or simply having a ‘staycation’.

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Dam Life – An Update on Our European Hub

It’s been just over six months since we launched our Amsterdam office so we thought we’d give you an update on our European centre. Based just five minutes walk from Amsterdam Central Station, the Lifeline IT office services both existing and new clients.

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Analogue vs Digital – The Lifeline IT Podcast Debate

We just launched Series 4 of The Tech Lifeline Podcast with Lifeline IT, with the theme ‘Analogue vs Digital’ taking centre stage. Over four episodes, our tech twosome Adam and Daniel debate whether new technology and innovation really do beat more traditional forms of tech.

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How to Keep your IT Equipment Cool

As the mercury rises, spare a thought for your tech equipment, as it struggles with the blistering sun and rising temperatures. Make sure it's protected. Lifeline IT’s Adam and Daniel have put together some key tips on how to make sure your IT equipment is kept cool.

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How to Deal with the Growing Problem of Junk Emails

We’ve all been there – you send an important email only to get a phone call asking why you haven’t got back to them. We've seen a huge increase in emails going to junk folders. There are some simple steps you can take to make junk emails less of an issue.

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Get Set for Summer with our Pick of the Apps

As we start to spend more time outdoors during the summer, we’ve put together a useful guide to outdoor and travel apps. It covers everything from weather, walking routes and gardening, through to packing and travel reviews.

Outdoor and Travel Apps for Summer

The Lifeline IT Guide to Office Tech Accessories

Choosing the best equipment for online meetings, calls and video conferencing can be a daunting task, as there are hundreds of different cameras and headphones on the market. To help make things simpler, Lifeline IT’s gadget expert Adam Woolf gives some pointers.

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The Animal Charity Coming to the Aid of the Wild

Hundreds of thousands of wild animals have been saved, thanks to the dedicated work of Wildlife Aid Foundation (WAF) and its founder Simon Cowell. A Lifeline IT client for four years, we chat to Simon about WAF’s work and their exciting plans for the future.

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About
We work with clients as partners. Our role is to:
  • Listen & learn
  • Give expert advice
  • Be there for you
  • Help you grow.
Adam Woolf, Director, Lifeline IT
Meet the Team

Lifeline IT was founded by current owners Daniel Mitchell and Adam Woolf 18 years ago.

They remain a key part of the Lifeline IT team.

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Lifeline IT provides a full range of IT services.

Our core business is providing top-class IT support no matter what system or infrastructure you have.

Find out more about our IT services and how to make the most of modern technology.
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About
We work with clients as partners. Our role is to:
  • Listen & learn
  • Give expert advice
  • Be there for you
  • Help you grow.
Adam Woolf, Director, Lifeline IT
Daniel Mitchell, Director, Lifeline IT
Meet the Team

Lifeline IT was founded by current owners Daniel Mitchell and Adam Woolf.

They remain actively involved in the delivery of our premium service together with the rest of the Lifeline IT team: managers, engineers and other support staff.

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WHAT WE DO

Everything we do can be divided into just four areas. It all starts with listening to our clients, and learning from what they tell us.