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New Google Hangouts released

New Google Hangouts released

The tablet, more specifically Android tablets, offer a wide variety of functions to business users, one of which is the ability to chat or even call other colleagues and customers. One app that enables this is Google Hangouts, which has recently been updated with not only a new look, but also enhanced calling features.

Office 2013 or Office 365?

Office 2013 or Office 365?

While there are numerous popular software suites out there for businesses, one of the most popular has got to be Microsoft’s Office. Over the past couple of years, different versions of Office have surfaced, including Microsoft Office 2013 and Office 365. While both types include Office, there is confusion as to the difference between them.

Creating and formatting lists in Docs

Creating and formatting lists in Docs

In business writing, the list is one of the more useful components. Lists make it easier to view important content or break up longer content into smaller more easily digestible parts. If you use Google Apps, and more specifically Google Docs, do you know how to add and format lists? Did you also know that Google has recently updated the way lists can be created?

Creating a bulleted/numbered list in a Google Doc

If you have text in a Doc that you would like to change into a bulleted or numbered list, you can do so by:

Highlighting the content you would like to be turned into a list.

5 Common security issues

5 Common security issues

It’s probably safe to say that the security of your networks and systems is something you are concerned about. In truth, the majority of businesses do have security measures in place. The question you therefore need to ask yourself is if the measures you have implemented are sufficient enough.

Cleaning your devices

Cleaning your devices

Chances are good that if you look down at your keyboard, or at your monitor, or even at your most used mobile device, one of them will be a little dusty and grimy. It really is inevitable that your computer or devices will get dirty and therefore it’s important that you take steps to keep them clean.

Looking at OS X Energy Saver

Looking at OS X Energy Saver

Both desktop and laptop computers are essential to any business, but many of us know that these devices can use a lot of power, especially laptops which also need to charge batteries. While these machines are getting more and more energy efficient, many developers like Apple have introduced energy saving functions.

Looking at cloud ERP

Looking at cloud ERP

For businesses looking to integrate new systems, one of the most intriguing options is a cloud solution. It seems as if there is a solution for almost every business system. One of the increasingly popular cloud solutions being adopted by an increasing number of small to medium businesses is cloud-based ERP. Read on to learn more about what this is, and some interesting benefits it can offer businesses.

Securing Google accounts

Securing Google accounts

The security of your systems should be top-of-mind, especially with the ever increasing number of account hacks and malware attacks. For those with Google accounts, the risk of having your account information breached is always there, and it is therefore a good idea to take steps to ensure that your account is secure.

Spotting fake Windows Phone apps

Spotting fake Windows Phone apps

For Windows Phone users, the Windows Phone Store is where you go to get the apps for your device. While there is an ever growing number of apps available, there have been reports of fake and malicious apps making their way onto the store. As such, it is a good idea to know how to spot them and what you should do if you discover one.