This Weeks Free Software Pick
I don’t know about you but I find Windows Media Player to be, well, less than capable. Many video formats need a codec installed and it just gets to be a PITA. VLC Media Player on the other hand plays just about everything out of the box and plays them well. It is available for most operating systems and just works.
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What key change could your business benefit from?
When did you last upgrade your office phone system? Have you done it in the past 5 to 10 years?
How you can make your WiFi faster
What would you do if you returned from vacation to find that your business bank account had been robbed to the tune of $1200? It’s not all that hard or uncommon for that matter. Learn the in and outs of protecting email in my new ebook, Email Hijack.
Social Media at Work
Social media is great but in the workplace it can be a serious time and productivity waster.
You could ban it altogether but maybe there’s another option.
Why not meet for a short Zoom meeting and see what we can do for you? https://bowesit.com/discovery
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You’ve heard about the WhatsApp data sharing controversy? Are you thinking of switching? Here’s a comparison to rivals Signal and Telegram
This is good – the internet’s biggest marketplace for stolen credit card information will soon be shutting down
If you’re a fan of Microsoft Teams (like we are), this is a great piece talking about why it’s so great for collaboration. How much do you like Teams?
Oops. Don’t type this into Chrome on your PC, as it can cause the dreaded Windows Blue Screen of Death
Your next cyber security nightmare? Now you must protect your staff on video calls from something called “vishing”, says the FBI
#vishing #VideoCalls #fbi
This wristband will tell you if your staff are unhappy. Would you use these?
Sometimes, one of the ways to get faster internet is to upgrade your Wi-Fi. This is an in-depth read about all the different Wi-Fi standards over the years – including the near future