BBITS Easy Websites

When choosing a to have a website for your group you end up thinking “Is this just another job i have to do?” Well it doesn’t have to be. BBITS have developed a fantastically easy way to keep your website fresh and engaging. Best part is all you have to do is update your Scout…

USB Drive Duplication

Currently we are making sure all of the USB resources drives are ready for Humberside Scouts training event this weekend. B.B.I.T.S can duplicate USB drives at a rate of 60 per hour. If you have an event were you want to hand out free digital resources then B.B.I.T.S can make sure that all the content is loaded and…

A bit of help from BBITS

1st All Saints Sherburn in Elmet Scout Group, were having trouble with getting an internet connection to their Scout Hut.  They had a few issues that stopped them from using regular systems. No Phone Line.  The hut is effectively land locked when it comes to copper or fibre broadband – no easy way of getting it…

Scout Website Hosting

BBITS have launched a new website hosting service for Scouts! From £1.50 per month you can receive secure, cheap & reliable hosting from BBITS ASU All profits go into helping us provide services to local and national scouting from media services to the IT badges. Order here!!! https://hosting.bbits.org.uk/order Find out more below FREE DDOS PROTECTION…

Free Internet Safety and Adult Content blocking for Scout Groups

  Speed Yandex has over 80 DNS servers located in different cities and countries. Each user’s queries are processed by the server closest to him/her, that’s why sites open faster with Yandex.DNS in “Basic” mode. Protection from dangerous sites Some websites on the internet contain malware that is capable of infecting your computer with a…

Photographer Activity Badge

Do you need some inspiration for the Scouts Photographer Activity Badge? Well B.B.I.TS have a great idea and we are willing to help!! All you need is a Camera, a mobile phone will be the easiest but anything that can take a photo. B.B.I.T.S then sets a challenge for everyone involved to tell a story of…

How to install Nagios on a Raspberry Pi

Become root user # su OR # sudo -i Download required packages via YUM. # apt-get install apache2 libapache2-mod-php5 build-essential libgd2-xpm-dev Create Nagios User # /usr/sbin/useradd -m -s /bin/bash nagios Change “nagios” user password. Not required but optional # passwd nagios Now Create a group for allowing external comands via the WEB UI and then…

Top 10 Video Editing Tips & Tricks

1. Tell a Story: In pictures or dialog, a good story makes all the difference Whether you’re producing a blockbuster feature film or a home video to share with family and friends, a great story is the basis for any well-constructed video. Take the time to plan ahead, brainstorm, get inspiration, discuss with others, share…

BBITS Drone

Last Weekend we took to the sky for the annual Egg Hunt at Blackhills-Campsite with our drone!! To watch the video head on over to Blackhills-Campsite don’t forget to like and share. BBITS Drone is a DJI phantom 3.   Aircraft Weight (Battery & Propellers Included) 1280 g Diagonal Size (Propellers Excluded) 350 mm Max…

Minecraft Events

What a fabulous way to start the half term week – being allowed to play your favourite game as much as you want is not something that happens very often. The Scouts started playing on Friday night building the world and helping set everything up for the cubs to join in on the Saturday. Never…

Internet Anyone??

Blackhills Campsite, Requested us to have a look at getting internet to their campsite, due to restricions in BT’s copper network and the fact fibre was no where near to the site we took a look into Tooway’s Satellite Broadband. The connection prived a steady 22mbps as with ADSL we would have been looking at…