Our Two Favourite Email Marketing Platforms…

With so many popular email marketing platforms out there, it can be a minefield trying to work out which is the best for you. Below are our two favourite platforms to use. MailChimp – MailChimp’s Forever Free plan is perfect if you have less than two thousand contacts. You can send up to ten thousand […]

Stopping Unauthorised Users On Your Phone

One of the key parts of mobile security is preventing unauthorized people from being able to use your smartphone if they get hold of it, whether it’s for the minute or two that you’ve stepped away from the table, or for an hour or more after it’s been found or stolen. The first and easiest […]

Contactless payment: Dangerous and sexy

I would not usually describe paying for things as dangerous, nor sexy, but contactless payment is both – and one that I am not sure will be around forever. Chip and pin came and was a success and now is almost everywhere; though some hairdressers refuse to use it to be awkward and stupid. One […]

Microsoft Excel Training is Essential For Employees

Over the years, the star of all spreadsheet programs has really grown from just a fairly simple calculator into a complex application that has the ability to perform very complex operations. The problem for most users is figuring out where to begin and how each and every function can be applied. Books are excellent reference […]

Microsoft wants Office file formats included in UK government open standards push

Microsoft has written an open letter to partners appealing for help in persuading the UK government to include the Open XML (OOXML) formats of Microsoft Office among its officially supported set of open standards for documents. The software giant is so concerned that its own file formats will not be included in the set of […]

Zynstra integrates Office 365 into hybrid cloud managed IT services for SMBs

Zynstra has announced a new product as part of its Hybrid Cloud portfolio of managed IT services for small to medium businesses (SMBs), enabling integration of on-premise systems with Microsoft’s Office 365 cloud suite. Available from 17 February, O365Connect has been developed in partnership with Microsoft and HP in order to provide the same control […]