Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 2:05pm by Tayla Ansell
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As more businesses make use of emerging technologies to engage with the public, such as virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), artificial intelligence (AI), wearables and the Internet of Things, Adobe and Goldsmiths, University of London have identified five dimensions they must address to ensure customer loyalty. 1 Empathy. Because new technologies, especially VR, create immersive experiences...

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 1:57pm by Tayla Ansell
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For more and more UK workers, getting through the day without the stimulus of coffee is unthinkable. When Swift Office Cleaning Services asked office workers to name the one thing they couldn’t do without in the office, 27% said coffee; just 4% said their friends*. So important has ‘high street quality’ coffee become to the UK’s office workers that Adrian Stagg, Managing Director of Miko Coffee...

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 1:43pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on NEC transforms interactive presentations with Reactiv STAGE software

NEC Display Solutions Europe has added interactive presentation software Reactiv STAGE to its range of multi-touch displays and interactive projectors, giving organisations new capabilities to create dynamic and engaging presentations in collaborative environments. The presentation software meets the needs of business and educational organisations, helping them to share large amounts of information...

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
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Ricoh is encouraging businesses and public sector organisations to ‘Discover Ricoh’ and find out for themselves why Ricoh is Europe’s fastest growing printer company. Ricoh is the fastest growing printer company in the UK and Europe. It has only been selling printers via Channel Partners for eight years, but is already No 3 in colour lasers printer sales and 5th with mono lasers. For buyers...

Posted on Oct 11 2016 - 1:49pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on 11 metre display brings 675-year-old University of Oxford story to life

Creative display specialist Leach has been commissioned to produce a timeline to commemorate the 675th anniversary of The Queen’s College, a constituent of the University of Oxford. The 11 metre long lightbox was installed in the College’s Front Quad cloisters and revealed at last month’s anniversary gala for old members and their families. Leach took the project from concept to...

Posted on Oct 10 2016 - 2:55pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on WatchGuard Firebox speeds up network security

WatchGuard Technologies, has announced its new Firebox T70 network security appliance, which raises the bar for tabletop Unified Threat Management (UTM) performance. According to independent testing lab Miercom, the T70 delivers the fastest throughput available in the industry today, with speeds over 1 Gbps when operating in full UTM mode. This means that SMEs don’t have to compromise between network...

Posted on Oct 6 2016 - 3:20pm by Tayla Ansell
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More than 3,561 workers from businesses across England took part in this year’s Shake Up September, a sporting challenge which aims to encourage employees to bring physical activity into the workplace. The programme, run by Workplace Challenge, urged employees to try as many sports as they could, taking inspiration from the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio. The top performer in England was Diane...

Posted on Oct 6 2016 - 3:02pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on Green-certified buildings better for health study finds

Green buildings do more than just help the environment, contributing to the health and cognitive function of the people within them, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and SUNY Upstate Medical University, supported by United Technologies. Studying 109 workers at 10 buildings in 5 cities across the U.S., researchers discovered that those working in green-certified buildings had 26% higher cognitive function scores, 30% fewer sick building symptoms and 6% higher sleep quality scores compared to those...

Posted on Oct 6 2016 - 9:06am by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on Presentation technology issues hinder business success

The majority of employees believe there is wider business impact of presenting well but 86% still experience problems with technology when delivering a presentation, research by global technology company Barco reveals. The survey of office workers across the UK shows that four in ten professionals present in meetings several times a week and 86% of them use technology to deliver presentations, making...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 2:29pm by Tayla Ansell
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The paper-free movement is still going strong according to new research by AIIM, with around two-thirds of business executives revealing that the demand for paperless processes is on the rise. The report, Paper-Free in 2016, Are we there yet?, was launched today as part of the run up to World Paper Free Day (4 November 2016), an annual day when organisations from all over the world come together to...