Email Phishing Scam Alert

The bad people trying to make the world worse never take a day off, so why should I? – Bob Marley. Email Phishing Scam Alert Scammers never stop. Constantly tweaking, wheedling, and trying to entice you to click their links. Whilst you don’t have to work all day against the scammers, you should always be…

Covid-19 OPQ Operations Notice 26/07/2021

Covid-19 OPQ Operations Notice 26/07/2021 Dear Valued Clients, As COVID19 has now encroached upon two of our staff members, our offices will be temporarily closed whilst we disinfect and sanitize the workplace. The majority of staff will be operating from home. Please be patient at this time as obviously our service delivery will be impacted.…

OPQ Upgrades Internet Packages

OPQ Upgrades Internet Packages OPQ are happy to let our customers and future clients know that all shared wireless packages have been upgraded. Upgraded packages will be active from 1st Jul 2021. The best part? The extra speed comes at no extra cost! What can we do for you? Have a look at our wireless…

OPQ – FTTx Fibre To You

OPQ – FTTx, Fibre To You OPQ, in conjunction with Botswana Fibre Networks, is powering up the Internet to our customers over fibre. OPQ – FTTx, Fibre To You – why switch to Fibre? OPQ – FTTx, Fibre To You, has many benefits other than speed. Since fibre optic cables send data much faster (approaching…

John McAfee Dead

John McAfee dead: Antivirus tycoon killed himself in prison after court OK’d extradition, says lawyer. For those of you who’ve been around the interwebs for more years than you can remember, you are probably aware of the infamous John MacAfee and the sad unravelling of well, a genius of sorts. British-American software tycoon John McAfee…

VPNs Which One To Choose?

VPNs which one to choose? So, you’ve decided you need a VPN, for reasons best known to you. With so many competing products on the market today, how do you go about choosing the right one? Here we present a small guide with useful links to more in-depth information. Trust Trust, it’s what it’s all…

Sometimes The Internet Goes Down..

Twitch, Pinterest, Reddit and more go down in Fastly CDN outage. Countless popular websites including Reddit, Spotify, Twitch, Stack Overflow, GitHub, gov.uk, Hulu, HBO Max, Quora, PayPal, Vimeo, Shopify, Stripe, and news outlets CNN, The Guardian, The New York Times, BBC and Financial Times are currently facing an outage. A glitch at Fastly, a popular…

OPQ Offices Re-Open

We would like to inform the public and valued customers that our offices in GICP, Gaborone and Blue Jacket Street, Francistown are open once more for normal working hours. Although we are no longer required to keep contact registration information, we must still insist that visitors wear an appropriate face mask, maintain proper social distancing,…

On This Day..

Link to Source. PGP Marks 30th Anniversary 6 June 2021 Today marks the 30th anniversary of the release of PGP 1.0. It was on this day in 1991 that Pretty Good Privacy was uploaded to the Internet. I had sent it to a couple of my friends for distribution the day before. This set in…