Posted on Apr 30 2018 - 8:30am by Editorial Content
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Vodafone is offering fibre broadband customers money off their bill if speeds fall below guaranteed levels Vodafone is targeting small businesses with new speed guarantees designed to give fibre broadband customers clarity and peace of mind. The new products guarantee speeds of 25 Megabits per second for Fibre 38 customers and 55 Megabits per second for Fibre 76 customers. Should speeds dip below...

Posted on Apr 29 2018 - 8:30am by Editorial Content
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Collins Debden aims to broaden its customer base with a new range of on-trend notebooks and diaries In anticipation of its 200th anniversary next year, diary-maker Collins Debden has revamped its brand identity and refreshed its product line-up with new diary designs and an expanded range of notebooks. The brand revamp is more of a tweak than a wholesale overhaul. Maintaining continuity with its heritage,...

Posted on Apr 28 2018 - 8:30am by Editorial Content
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Tayla Ansell is impressed by CROSS Pens’ new designs and options for personalisation The personalised pen has always been a popular choice for corporate gifting. Everyone needs something to write with and printing your company logo on the barrel can be an effective way to keep your brand front of mind. According to the Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI), 76% of people remember the name of the...

Posted on Apr 27 2018 - 8:30am by Editorial Content
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Sharp Europe has completed the refresh of its MX series of A3 MFPs, with the launch of 10 new B&W models. These additions bring the number of colour and mono devices in the MX series to 24, with print speeds of 26 to 60ppm, a common user experience and pull printing to prevent the loss of sensitive documents. The MX line-up includes Essential Series models for everyday office needs and Advance...

Posted on Apr 26 2018 - 10:28am by Tayla Ansell
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Xpenditure enables users to record and track expenses simply by scanning a receipt. The app uses AI to extract all receipt data including time, date and cost, and collates it in one place for finance managers to approve. The app eradicates human errors and reduces the time it takes to manually record expenses. The Xpenditure app is available on iOS, Android and the web and can be integrated with other...

Posted on Apr 26 2018 - 8:30am by Editorial Content
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Sharp is positioning itself as a one-stop-shop for the smart office. James Goulding reports MFPs and associated software might account for 90% of Sharp’s revenue, but today the company offers a much wider range of products, including large format displays, digital signage, videoconferencing systems, document management software, managed IT services, cloud services, AI-based digital assistants, meeting...

Posted on Apr 23 2018 - 11:05am by Editorial Content
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Tayla Ansell tries out an Aerodesk 1400 Plus height adjustable desk. For most organisations, working conditions are in a constant state of flux as new technologies, new practices and new colleagues are introduced into the workplace. All can have an effect on environmental factors, such as noise, temperature, lighting and working space, and to accommodate them employees are often required to make...

Posted on Apr 21 2018 - 11:05am by Editorial Content
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Enterprises are increasingly turning to virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) to provide better, more immersive training. Tayla Ansell reports Instead of staring at a whiteboard and listening to a tutor for hours on end, more and more employees are being asked to don virtual reality (VR) headsets from the likes of HTC Vive and Oculus and step into a virtual world where they can familiarise...

Posted on Apr 20 2018 - 12:20pm by Tayla Ansell
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Western Digital has released the world’s fastest UHS-I flash memory card. At 160MB/s, the 400GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXC card is more than 50% faster than current SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD cards. www.sandisk.com ...

Posted on Apr 20 2018 - 12:15pm by Tayla Ansell
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Philips Dictation has introduced a wireless version of its SpeechMike Premium voice recorder that lets users move up to five metres from the docking station. The SpeechMike Premium Air features a studio-quality microphone and a built-in triple layer noise reduction filter for accurate speech recognition results. Its can be used with the Philips speech-to-text service, SpeechLive, which automatically...