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.
This Months' Technology Insider
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
Last Weeks’ Niagara Business Technolgy Social Media Posts
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Could you imagine life without Google? Google’s threatening to block Australia from using its search engine over a squabble about paying for news. How would you cope without it?
#google #searchengine #BringBackAltaVista
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a probably a satellite. A record breaking 143 satellites in one mission have been launched into orbit by Elon Musk’s SpaceX
#SpaceX #satellite #TheFinalFrontier
Have you left yet? WhatsApp users are abandoning it in their millions, thanks to a badly communicated change to its terms of service.
Ever made an embarrassing mistake in Excel? Well, you’ll be pleased to know Microsoft is working on an update to help you get back lost info. Phew!
Google mobile search is getting an upgrade. The new design will make it easier to find what you’re looking for on a small screen
#google #searchengines #MobileSearch
Hooray, it’s Saturday! Netflix tonight? The last year has been very good for the streaming TV service… 200 million subscribers now. What are you watching?
#netflix #LockdownViewing #dennys
From marketing fad to lifesaving tech, the humble QR code has come into its own during the pandemic. Have you used one lately?