Category Archives: Corporate

Edward Smith

It is with sadness that I report the passing of my father Edward “Eddie” Smith, who was a previous Director and owner of our business.  He passed peacefully at Westwood Lodge Nursing Home on the 7th August 2018 following a long illness. Born on the 28th November 1932, Eddie after leaving school did two stints… Read More »

Our Early Sole Trader Years

The current Business started out in 1992 as “Mark Andrew Smith”, as a sole trader, providing PC Support to small and local Business near where I lived at the time in Lowton (Near Warrington, England).  This coupled with our “Application Soft” software gave local small businesses a one stop shop for help with all their… Read More »

Application Soft

Whilst still at school, from 1982 to after leaving school and through to 1992, I wrote open source software under the pseudonym “Application Soft” for the Acorn range of machines, BBC Model A, B, B+, and B with Second Processor, Econet and Acorn Electron.  Software was supplied on tape, disc, and if the software was… Read More »