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Problem: Working together on the same files and documents can be difficult Solution: Live Co-Authoring in Microsoft 365 Working collaboratively is of the utmost importance when running a business. It ensures that the most productive ideas make their way from being just thoughts to actually being of benefit to the company in the long run, from ways of increasing productivity levels to...

Meetings are essential within a thriving business. They give you the chance to converse with your employees on a more personal level and without the distraction of your daily tasks getting in the way. These conversations give everyone an opportunity to voice their opinion - your employees feel like their opinion is valued and listened to and that is so...

Problem: Needing a place to instant message and send files and documents securely among team members (internally and externally) Solution: Microsoft Teams ‘Chat’ feature Communication between yourself and employees and also between employees is paramount in achieving a thriving work environment. By communication I do not mean just having a leisurely chat – although that is important too – I mean communication...

Microsoft 365 is at the forefront of innovation in the workplace - both in-office and remotely. Its broad range of tools has revolutionised the way we work since its conception as Microsoft Office in November 1990. Since then, we have seen it become the world’s leading choice for interactive work tools, with an incredible $125.8 billion in revenue this year...

Microsoft has offered tools to assist us in our day-to-day workplace functions for over 45 years, even more so in recent years with its ever evolving 365 suite of cloud tools. Its success is clear - both in its financial figures (an average profit margin of a massive 65%) and the international popularity of it as a platform and its...

As we have mentioned previously, Microsoft 365 is the market leader in providing effective office and remote working tools for the masses. Many of us have used Microsoft tools throughout our careers and, for many, they are still as important when carrying out daily functions as all of them years ago. There are tools that Microsoft 365 has introduced that...

In the world of hacking, steganography ranks as one of the most difficult methodologies to detect. If you're not familiar with the term, it is the practice of embedding executable code inside images, which makes it virtually impossible to detect. The reason is simple:  Virus scanners are built around the idea of searching for text strings with identifiable malicious characteristics and markers,...

Google has kept no secret of their plan to eventually put an end to their social media experiment, Google+.  In case you haven't been keeping abreast of the company's announcements where the service is concerned, be aware that it will be shutting down on April 2nd of 2019. The closer we've gotten to that deadline, the more details we've gotten from...

On paper, UltraViolet seemed like a great idea.  It was (and still is, for the moment) a service that stored your license information for various digital media you purchased. You could buy a movie from Amazon Prime, buy something else from some other online vendor, and watch them on any number of devices without having to log into individual services. You could...

The first browser update of 2019 is officially out. Both Google's Chrome and Mozilla's Firefox browsers are getting a raft of security fixes that will help make Mac, Linux and Windows users safer and more secure. The latest build of Chrome addresses nearly sixty CVE-level flaws, seventeen of which are rated as being "high" severity, and one rated as 'critical.' In addition...

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