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Google’s Duo-Meet integration is a confusing way to ‘streamline’ a collaboration service
The Google Duo app on a computer and smartphone
video conferencing

Google’s Duo-Meet integration is a confusing way to ‘streamline’ a collaboration service

Business software providers are scrambling to outdo each other and offer everything to everyone, all at once
4 Aug 2022
How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode
Screenshot of Windows 11's recovery settings menu
Microsoft Windows

How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode

Unless you’re a complete Windows novice, you’ll have come across Safe Mode before - but what exactly is it, and how do you access it in Windows 11?
29 Jul 2022
Google rolls out minor UI and search refresh for major productivity boost
New look Gmail UI with new Chat, Spaces and Meet icons
collaboration

Google rolls out minor UI and search refresh for major productivity boost

New look Gmail tidies up Chat, Spaces and Meet apps as pop-out sidebar icons
28 Jul 2022
Why enterprises are resurrecting the intranet 
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Network & Internet

Why enterprises are resurrecting the intranet 

Businesses are embracing the next-gen intranet as they seek to create engaging and inclusive communications experiences
21 Jul 2022
How to make a printer shortcut in Windows 10
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Microsoft Windows

How to make a printer shortcut in Windows 10

Quickly checking printer settings and the print tray just got a bit easier with these simple steps
18 Jul 2022
What good AI cyber security software looks like in 2022
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artificial intelligence (AI)

What good AI cyber security software looks like in 2022

Experts give their take on the state of automated cyber security, and what tools they think most businesses should be looking at
7 Jun 2022
KPMG to double its technical staff as it invests heavily in enterprise digital transformation
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business software

KPMG to double its technical staff as it invests heavily in enterprise digital transformation

The vastly expanded team will be tasked with building out the new suite of tools available in KPMG Products
27 May 2022
Our 5-minute guide to PC as a service
data, managed services, MSP, outsourcing, hardware, business
product lifecycle management (PLM)

Our 5-minute guide to PC as a service

What is PC as a service, how can it benefit your business, and how do you get started?
20 May 2022
Tool that scans office software for vulnerabilities finds almost 100 in Word and Acrobat
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Security

Tool that scans office software for vulnerabilities finds almost 100 in Word and Acrobat

Myriad flaws in Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat, and Foxit Reader were discovered as part of the research project that netted $22,000 in bug bounty rewa…
13 May 2022
What is contextual analytics?
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Whitepaper

What is contextual analytics?

Creating more customer value in HR software applications
6 May 2022
Which is the best way to acquire your IT?
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Whitepaper

Which is the best way to acquire your IT?

Purchase, lease or consumption-based IT solutions
4 May 2022
It’s time to ditch software subscriptions
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Software

It’s time to ditch software subscriptions

Software firms may have grown addicted to subscriptions, but that doesn’t mean we all need to blindly follow
23 Apr 2022
Into the metaverse: Everything we learned from our virtual tour
A virtual Bobby Hellard in the DXC metaverse
collaboration

Into the metaverse: Everything we learned from our virtual tour

Constant distractions – and not much collaboration – make it hard to see the business use cases
11 Apr 2022
Uber secures 30-month licence to operate in London
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Policy & legislation

Uber secures 30-month licence to operate in London

This comes after a regulatory battle between Uber and TfL dating back to 2017
28 Mar 2022
Best presentation software 2022
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Software

Best presentation software 2022

The top tools for bringing your most vivid and artsy presentation ideas to life
25 Mar 2022
Treasury pledges to 'fully compensate' Post Office scandal victims
Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak arrives at the BBC Broadcasting House in central London to appear on the Sunday Morning show on March 20, 2022 in London
Policy & legislation

Treasury pledges to 'fully compensate' Post Office scandal victims

Chancellor Rishi Sunak says he hopes the compensation scheme will provide “a measure of comfort” for the ‘555’.
22 Mar 2022
Microsoft presses ahead with plans to watermark Windows 11 on older PCs
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft presses ahead with plans to watermark Windows 11 on older PCs

Windows Insiders noticed the watermark, first tested in February, in the latest build that will roll out to the wider Windows user base
22 Mar 2022
Microsoft faces EU antitrust complaint from rival cloud firms
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business software

Microsoft faces EU antitrust complaint from rival cloud firms

French firm OVHcloud confirmed as one of "several" parties that made a complaint in the summer
18 Mar 2022
SentinelOne to acquire Attivo Networks for $617 million
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mergers and acquisitions

SentinelOne to acquire Attivo Networks for $617 million

The deal will broaden SentinelOne's access to extended detection and response technology
17 Mar 2022
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 21.4 review: Hard to beat
A screenshot of Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 21.4
Network & Internet

Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 21.4 review: Hard to beat

This affordable and versatile monitoring solution suits all types of networks with a sensor for every occasion
15 Mar 2022
Microsoft delays Office 365 and Microsoft 365 price hike
Microsoft 365 booth at Ignite 2019
Microsoft Office

Microsoft delays Office 365 and Microsoft 365 price hike

There will now be a transitional grace period for those businesses worst hit by the changes
3 Mar 2022
Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2021.1 review: More powerful than ever
A screenshot of Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2021.1
Network & Internet

Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2021.1 review: More powerful than ever

Add-ons increase the price, but WhatsUp Gold is easy to use and provides a superb range of monitoring tools
1 Mar 2022
VirtualMetric review: Let down by poor support
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Network & Internet

VirtualMetric review: Let down by poor support

This server-focused solution exposes a remarkable amount of information, but its flaws are hard to overlook
22 Feb 2022