The metaverse is a waste of time, effort and processing power
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collaboration

The metaverse is a waste of time, effort and processing power

If you look closely, this next big digital breakthrough is actually all around us
21 Jan 2022
Google to shut down free G Suite accounts
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Google Docs

Google to shut down free G Suite accounts

Legacy G Suite users have been able to continue using their custom domain accounts for free for ten years
20 Jan 2022
Best laptops 2022: Acer, Asus, Dell and more
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Laptops

Best laptops 2022: Acer, Asus, Dell and more

Looking for a business machine that won’t let you down? Here’s our pick of the best laptops in 2022
18 Jan 2022
How data can help SMBs with digital transformation
Big data
digital transformation

How data can help SMBs with digital transformation

Improve collaboration, enhance customer insights and more by making data a key part of your digital transformation strategy
13 Jan 2022
How to avoid corrupting your hybrid work strategy
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flexible working

How to avoid corrupting your hybrid work strategy

Promises of flexibility and empowerment risk being undercut with increased monitoring and control over workers
11 Jan 2022
Windows 11 problems and how to fix them
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Microsoft Windows

Windows 11 problems and how to fix them

A handful of the most common problems plaguing Microsoft's latest operating system
7 Jan 2022
Researchers warn of spear-phishing exploit in Google Docs
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Google Docs

Researchers warn of spear-phishing exploit in Google Docs

Hackers have found a way to use Google's comment function to dupe victims into clicking on malicious links
7 Jan 2022
Microsoft and Qualcomm to develop custom AR chips for the metaverse
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augmented reality (AR)

Microsoft and Qualcomm to develop custom AR chips for the metaverse

The two companies are looking to expand and accelerate the adoption of AR and Microsoft Mesh
5 Jan 2022
The business of the metaverse
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collaboration

The business of the metaverse

As Facebook’s rebrand once again resurfaces the concept of the metaverse, is this a space all businesses should finally be paying attention to?
20 Dec 2021
Bridging the DevSecOps divide: Spotlight on key relationships
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Whitepaper

Bridging the DevSecOps divide: Spotlight on key relationships

The importance of relationships between security and development
3 Dec 2021
Microsoft Teams introduces 'Essentials' tier for small businesses
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business communications

Microsoft Teams introduces 'Essentials' tier for small businesses

The tech giant appears to identify a gap in the collaboration software market with SMB-focused Teams tier
2 Dec 2021
What ITDMs did next - and what they should be doing now
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Whitepaper

What ITDMs did next - and what they should be doing now

Enable continued collaboration and communication for hybrid workers
30 Nov 2021
Revolutionise the meeting experience with robust all-in-one video conferencing bars
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Whitepaper

Revolutionise the meeting experience with robust all-in-one video conferencing bars

Three top benefits of video conferencing bars for a hybrid work model
30 Nov 2021
Microsoft hit with formal complaint over "monopolistic" software bundling
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Microsoft hit with formal complaint over "monopolistic" software bundling

Nearly 30 tech firms have contacted the EU to voice their concerns about Microsoft's bundling of OneDrive and Teams with Windows
29 Nov 2021
Managing the oversaturation of workplace platforms
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collaboration

Managing the oversaturation of workplace platforms

With various collaboration apps replacing traditional office communications methods, is compartmentalising different interactions a good strategy?
24 Nov 2021
How to make workplace tech inclusive for an ageing workforce
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Careers & training

How to make workplace tech inclusive for an ageing workforce

While experienced workers don’t need tech handholding, your business can yet streamline its IT to render it more accessible
19 Nov 2021
Redefining the ‘where’ of hybrid work
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flexible working

Redefining the ‘where’ of hybrid work

As working patterns become more fluid, where are the best locations to work remotely and how will hybrid work evolve?
16 Nov 2021
Black Hat Europe: Strong security relies on a 'culture of openness'
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collaboration

Black Hat Europe: Strong security relies on a 'culture of openness'

Security analyst Regina Bluman says managers and executives need to “be human” and “admit mistakes”
12 Nov 2021
Microsoft and Meta announce integration deal between Teams and Workplace
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collaboration

Microsoft and Meta announce integration deal between Teams and Workplace

Features from both business collaboration platforms will be available to users without having to switch apps
11 Nov 2021
IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft pitches 'metaverse', Graff's celebrity data leak, Meta facial recognition
IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft pitches 'metaverse', Graff's celebrity data leak, Meta facial recognitionvideo
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IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft pitches 'metaverse', Graff's celebrity data leak, Meta facial recognition

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
5 Nov 2021
Microsoft Loop is a new Office app designed for hybrid workers
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collaboration

Microsoft Loop is a new Office app designed for hybrid workers

The tech giant is looking to improve the ways Microsoft 365 users can work together in hybrid environments
3 Nov 2021
Mesh for Teams is Microsoft's pitch for the metaverse
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collaboration

Mesh for Teams is Microsoft's pitch for the metaverse

The tech giant claims its version of the immersive internet has been in the works for more than a decade
2 Nov 2021
How the pandemic has shaped the office of the future
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Technology

How the pandemic has shaped the office of the future

From 3D video calls to AI meditation, the workplace will never be the same again
29 Oct 2021