7 of the Best Headsets for Video Conferencing

Tristan WilliamsWorking from HomeLeave a Comment

Nowadays there is a confusingly huge variety of headsets to choose from. Anything from wireless earbuds to full over ear headsets, everyone has their own opinion on which are best. Typically, the only required features are good audio quality and a good microphone. The remaining features are up to personal preference and budget!The best wireless earphonesApple AirPods Brand: Apple Cost: … Read More

Working from Home – The Pros and Cons I’ve Noticed So Far

Jay HineWorking from HomeLeave a Comment

What happened to my commute?! Being in my late 50’s and having started work at 17, I have to confess to finding this whole “Working from Home” thing difficult. My entire working life has been spent commuting to work. In the early days of the IT industry there was no “connect to this PC remotely”. If a client had an … Read More

4 of the Best Webcams for Video Conferencing

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When it comes to choosing a webcam, there are many different brands to choose from. However, Logitech has been the outstanding leader and innovator in this field for quite some time. They offer a wide range of webcams, varying in features, resolution, and price range. It really is hard to beat a Logitech webcam. This guide will show you 3 … Read More

Office 365 Subscription Plans to be Updated

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Microsoft have announced that from 21st April they will be changing some of their Office 365 subscription naming schemes. Office 365 Business Essentials will become Microsoft 365 Business Basic Office 365 Business Premium will become Microsoft 365 Business Standard Microsoft 365 Business will become Microsoft 365 Business Premium Office 365 Business will become Microsoft 365 Apps for Business Office 365 … Read More

Options for Keeping Connected to Family During COVID-19 Isolation

Gemma ElsburyWorking from HomeLeave a Comment

As the Government has advised everyone to stay at home and avoid all but essential travel, a lot of people are going to be in isolation on their own. Some may not have any contact with another person and therefore may struggle to get through. There are numerous ways of staying in contact, the obvious one would be to call … Read More

What is Microsoft Teams and Should You Be Using It?

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What is Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams comes either as a browser based version or a desktop App, with most versions of Office 365. Teams, in its basic use, is like Skype and Skype for Business. In fact, it is the direct replacement for Skype for Business. However, Teams integrates far better with outlook and enables all sorts of handy Features. … Read More

Video Conferencing Tips – An Unexpected Bonus…For Some

Peter MerrittWorking from HomeLeave a Comment

We’ve all done it. A call comes in, you absent-mindedly (check who it is and) click the ‘accept’ button and only later realise that you are still unshaved and wearing your favourite ‘Ghostbusters’ T-shirt, a favourite (shabby) dressing gown or ‘I Agree With Nick’ baseball cap… In this time of crisis (and, arguably, long before that), many us with articles … Read More