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Waste not, want not: tips on cutting wasteful printing

Wasteful printing causes more damage than the average business realises. Wasted paper and ink or toner supplies are just the tip of the iceberg. That wastefulness has a hidden price: disposal costs, unnecessary wear-and-tear on the printer and higher maintenance, for starters. Annoyingly, it is dif...

Date: 29 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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Ten ways to get free online training

This is a guest post from HP Business Answers. Check out our website, blog and Twitter feed. If you have a business IT question, why not ask our IT Agony Aunt for an expert answer? Training is a smart way to increase your productivity. However, training budgets are often the first thing you cut wh...

Date: 22 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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We're now the award winning IT Donut Blog

When it comes to awards, there's a little bit of competition in the Donut teams. Our sister site, the Marketing Donut, set the standard by bagging a couple of Golden Twits last year, so our recent nomination in the Computer Weekly IT Blog Awards 2010 was a good chance for us to emulate their success...

Date: 19 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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Tech talk - there’s a time and a place

1981: Tories cutting public spending, companies fighting recession, the music industry undergoing a format revolution* and people grappling with a new form of communications technology. Sounds familiar, right? Especially the technology part.

Date: 18 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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The future of printers: predictions for 2011

The IT world moves fast. Products change in response to customer feedback, and new technology arrives, blowing the market open with features you never knew you needed. So amidst all this, what does 2011 have in store for the printer market? Even more importantly, where do you want it to go? Physica...

Date: 12 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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Top mobile accessories for business

From iPhones and BlackBerries to netbooks and satellite navigation systems, businesses use more mobile gadgets than ever before. And that means third-party manufacturers have been hard at work coming up with accessories to protect, improve and personalise these gadgets. We asked mobile accessories ...

Date: 09 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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Are you still feeling the fascination?

This one goes out to those of a certain age. Those who instinctively reach for the office techie whenever a potential IT solution is under discussion; children of the seventies or eighties for whom IT is no more than an endless parade of specifications, upgrades and grudgingly signed-off expense.

Date: 04 November, 2010   By: Administrator

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New on the IT Donut: cheaper printing, cloud computing and contracts

Since the IT Donut launched back in August, we've been working hard with our experts to build up lots more interesting, useful content for the site. Over the last few weeks we've published a bunch of new stuff, so here are some of the highlights:...

Date: 02 November, 2010   By: Administrator