Posted on May 6 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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New from home security camera specialist Y-cam is the HomeMonitor HDS (£149.99). All Y-cam HomeMonitor cameras include free online cloud recording of motion-detected videos for the last seven days, video downloads and remote viewing on a smartphone, tablet or computer. The HomeMonitor HDS also features On Demand Recording of clips at the touch of a button; automatic recording as soon as you leave...

Posted on May 5 2016 - 3:41pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on HERE maps London for autonomous vehicles

Location cloud company, HERE, has mapped London in preparation for autonomous cars, as manufacturers plan to start trialling driverless vehicles on public roads as early as 2017. The company has used LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) technology to provide comprehensive data that can be used by driverless cars to understand the world around them. HERE has been collecting raw data for a number of...

Posted on May 5 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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The Sovereign executive range from Century Office can be tailored to suit any office interior by customising the top shape, surface or finish. Matching storage is available, including filing cabinets, bookcases, cupboards and personal storage units. The range, which also includes meeting tables, comes with a five-year guarantee. www.century-office.co.uk ...

Posted on May 4 2016 - 9:50am by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on Vivitek offers 5 year warranty on ultra short throw projectors

Vivitek, a leading brand of visual display products, has announced the introduction of a five year full coverage warranty for its Ultra Short Throw (UST) projectors. Valid for all current Vivitek UST models sold during 2016, this industry-unique warranty eliminates the costs and concerns associated with maintaining a projector. Unlike competitor offerings, the lamps will be replaced free of charge...

Posted on May 4 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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Whoosh! keeps screens free of dust and fingerprints. Suitable for mobile phones, tablets, laptops, desktop PCs, smart watches and TVs, the spray is alcohol- and ammonia-free and has no nasty chemical smell. Just spray and wipe using the supplied anti-microbial cloth and your screens will be left with a fingerprint-resisting shine. The Duo consists of a 100ml bottle to keep in your desk and a handy,...

Posted on May 3 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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Nuance Communications has finally released the UK English version of its Dragon Anywhere iOS/Android mobile dictation app. Bringing the power of Dragon desktop speech recognition to mobile devices for the first time, this professional-grade solution lets you dictate documents on a smartphone or tablet and then edit them using voice commands. For consistency across all devices, including desktop computers,...

Posted on May 2 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Buried info costs businesses £20m in missed opportunities

European organisations are storing more data but, because they don’t have the systems and processes required to access it, are missing out on opportunities worth millions, warns flsh storage provider Pure Storage. Its new report, European Big Data – Big Failure, states that 51% of European businesses have missed opportunities they didn’t see coming because they lacked accurate information; 78%...

Posted on May 1 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Panasonic becomes official ceremony partner

Panasonic has signed an agreement to become an ‘Official Ceremony Partner’ at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games. In this capacity, it will provide audio-visual equipment for use inside the Maracana Stadium including more than 100 high brightness compact 20,000 lumens projectors. http://business.panasonic.co.uk ...

Posted on Apr 30 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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Businesses are paying nearly twice as much for their mobile devices as they realise, claims Wandera, a provider of mobile data security and management for enterprises. Its survey of 500 UK IT decision-makers shows that the true Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of mobile devices is £1,272 per device per annum – double what most UK enterprises are prepared for. This figure is made up of carrier charges...

Posted on Apr 29 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Dictation: the case for co-sourcing

Maxine Park, solicitor and co-founder of transcription services provider DictateNow, explains how co-sourcing is revolutionising business. Driving down costs through the outsourcing of back-office functions is established practice, but with modern business comes a unique set of challenges and opportunities that demands a different approach involving less risk and even better value for money. Co-sourcing,...