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Helping hand is a series of blog posts aimed at helping you to better understand concepts that you perhaps thought were complicated before.
Today’s post: helping you to understand I.T. words and terms you might have seen either on your phone or computer.

Have you ever seen a word like ‘cache’ or ‘malware’ and had no idea what it meant? What about phrases like ‘storage capacity’ or ‘cloud storage’? You see these words everywhere, but it’s easy to misunderstand them when they’re explained to you by someone who uses them on a daily basis and doesn’t see them as complicated things at all. But what do you actually need to know? If you’re here, I’m assuming you’re not an I.T. expert, just someone who’d like to better understand the tech in their pocket, and that’s exactly what we’re going to talk about.

So without further ado, here are some simple definitions of scary-sounding I.T. terms, that will hopefully help you out.

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