7 tips for better eye health in the work place

If you spend more than 2 hours a day in front of a screen then you are at risk of suffering digital eye strain. Limiting our time in front of a screen for less than 2 hours a day these days is just not an option so here are some tips on what we recommend you [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Microsoft Whiteboard Preview – the freeform canvas for creative collaboration

Microsoft recently announced the roll out of their Whiteboard Preview app, a freeform digital canvas where people, ideas and content can come together for creative collaboration. Now available for download on Windows 10 devices - we are excited and are giving it a test run and will be reporting back on our experiences. In the [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Business Value, Microsoft Office, Productivity|0 Comments

Microsoft’s new productivity apps are live

In July 2017, Microsoft announced three brand new apps for Office 365: Connections, Listings, and Invoicing. They were designed for businesses with fewer than 300 employees and after a few months of beta testing, they’re finally available to Business Premium users. Take a minute to learn about what they can do for your team! Microsoft [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

How to extend your laptop battery life

These days, we get a lot of our work done on laptops, which means battery life is a huge priority for any laptop user. Wouldn’t it be good, then, to learn how to prolong the life of your laptop battery? Here are a few useful tips to do just that. Some truths about your laptop [...]

By | December 5th, 2017|Business Value, Hardware, Managed Services|0 Comments

Google improves Chrome’s security settings

Most web browsers have built-in security measures to protect users, but some of those aren’t enough to ward off unwanted software. To improve Chrome’s security, Google rolled out some changes in its Chrome Cleanup tool for Windows. Here’s how the enhanced tool protects you. Detect hijacked settings Many users prefer to enhance their browsing experience [...]

By | November 30th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Security|0 Comments

Guest Wi-Fi 101

No matter who they are, people today expect Wi-Fi access when they’re guests of your office. Setting up your Wi-Fi the wrong way can create a tedious experience for them and even expose your confidential information. So what’s the right way to do it? Never give guests access to your primary Wi-Fi While giving guests [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Security|0 Comments

Additions to Microsoft’s clever Surface family

Following the release of the Microsoft Surface Studio, Surface Laptop and Surface Pro last quarter, we are now expecting two new members in the Surface family. Late last month Microsoft announced the introduction of the Surface Pro LTE and the Surface Book 2 with pre-orders being taken from this month and delivery starting soon after. [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, News and General|0 Comments

Office 2019 is on its way

As a convenient cloud solution, Office 365 boasts nearly 30 million users. But that’s nothing compared to licensed versions of Microsoft’s productivity suite, which have more than one billion users. Office 2019 was announced in September and it will mean big changes for businesses that want simpler versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel and more. Microsoft [...]

By | October 30th, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Office 365|0 Comments

Simple tricks to boost your productivity

When you spend more than eight hours a day staring at a computer screen, it can be easy to lose focus on important tasks. While your device gives you access to some of the most useful applications, an ever-growing number of distractions are vying for your attention. Here are a few tricks for boosting your [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Business Value, Managed Services, Productivity|0 Comments

Virtualisation can save SMBs from disasters

Natural disasters can be brutal and unexpected for any small business. Regardless of your organisation’s location, you need to be prepared for any kind of disasters, natural or manmade. Virtualisation is one of your best bets for staying operational through thick and thin. Virtual desktops In most offices, employees are still dependent on desktop computers. [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Business Value, Office 365, Productivity|0 Comments