Happy Wednesday! Welcome to the second instalment of your Weekly IT Roundup! Here's a summary of all the gossip and info that you might have missed from last week, brought to you by This is an IT Support Group!


Post of the Week

Our post of the week this week goes to Anastacia Marie with her wholesome yet amusing "Robin Hood of RAM" post. We loved the conversations that sparked from this and we loved hearing all your stories.

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Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, Maryland

What's so significant about this place you ask? No, we haven't rented this for an event. In fact, there wouldn't be enough room to fit all of you in! That's right, this week we have exceed the effective capacity of this stadium in group members. We've had a busy week - welcome to all the new members!


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This week in Tech News (TL;DR)

Meet the 24-year-old who’s tracking every broken McDonald’s ice-cream machine in the US

Check it out the next time you’re craving a McFlurry. Keep Reading

PayPal and Venmo will offer and accept cryptocurrency for all online payments

PayPal is rolling out cryptocurrency support later this year. Keep Reading

Apple should switch the iPhone to USB-C if it really wants to help the environment

Adopting the universal standard is the greener option. Keep Reading

Electric goods 'should have reparability rating'

From next year, a scheme in France will label phones, fridges, lawnmowers and other items in this way to encourage more environment-friendly purchases. Keep Reading

Meme of the Week!

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