Posted on May 11 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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Panasonic has launched a simple, expandable display series for 24/7 commercial signage applications. Available in panel sizes of 42, 49 and 55 inches, with a 6.3mm bezel, the AF1 Series features an Android and HTML5 open platform, a 1GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. An in-built media player and WiFi capability eliminate the need for an external playback device. Displays...

Posted on May 10 2016 - 9:53am by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on Government urges businesses to take action on cyber security

Britain’s businesses are being urged to better protect themselves from cyber criminals after government research into cyber security found two thirds of large businesses experienced a cyber breach or attack in the past year. The Cyber Security Breaches Survey found that nearly seven out of ten attacks on all firms involved viruses, spyware or malware and while one in four large firms experiencing...

Posted on May 10 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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Brother has expanded its scanner range with four network models that don’t require a direct link to a PC. In addition to network connectivity, the ADS- 2400N/2800W/3000N/3600W feature two-sided scanning, Near Field Communication (NFC) connectivity, one-touch programmable scanning, advanced image processing and compatibility with Brother’s iPrint&Scan app. www.brother.co.uk ...

Posted on May 9 2016 - 7:57pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Croydon based business embark on £10,000 fund raising initiative

Croydon based distributor, DMC Business Machines has recently embarked on a Giving Back initiative along with remanufactured toner brand, planitgreen. planitgreen has four core values; Reduced Costs, Reduced Environmental Impact, Quality Solutions and Giving Back. Having turned four in March, it is the fourth and arguably most important core value that they will be focusing their attention on, Giving...

Posted on May 9 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Sun, camera, action

ACTIVEON’s SOLAR X action camera comes with a solar panel case, the X Station, that stores energy from the sun, providing a four-hour back-up power supply. Solar X’s built-in 1100mAh rechargeable battery lasts two hours and can be recharged to 80% capacity in 30 minutes and 100% capacity in 60 minutes. The 4K camera features a two-inch touchscreen, built-in WiFi and micro HDMI output. It is compatible...

Posted on May 7 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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To celebrate its launch of 3CX Phone System v14 as a hosted solution, Spitfire is offering free connection between Spitfire SIP Trunks and 3CX in the Cloud. The incentive, which lasts for three months from February, could save customers up to £80. Hosted 3CX in the Cloud gives customers a dedicated PBX, separated from other tenants, with all the features of the on-premises version, including web...

Posted on May 7 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Another pair of eyes

Garmin Drive portable navigation devices (PNDs) come with a range of alerts that warn of sharp curves, railway/animal crossings, red lights, traffic jams, driving the wrong way down a one-way street, speed cameras, fatigue and other risks. All four models (Garmin Drive, Garmin DriveSmart, Garmin DriveAssist and Garmin DriveLuxe) come with lifetime maps; Garmin Real Directions, which guides drivers...

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 ...