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Gamified training - three big mistakes to avoid

Date: 1 February 2019

By: Christopher Pappas

Four tools for trimming online videos

Date: 15 January 2019

By: Amee Nick

Are you risking critical business data loss?

Date: 21 December 2018

By: Rob Stevenson

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What to look for when buying server equipment

Businesses large and small will still be needing physical servers for the foreseeable future. How to buy the right kit for your needs.

Date: 4 May 2018   By: Mike Roberts

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AI and robotics - opportunity or threat?

Technological advances – including robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) – will affect many professions. Benjamin Dyer looks at the implications.

Date: 18 September 2017   By: Benjamin Dyer

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How to get a million downloads for your app

App developer Adrian Hon explains how he launched his popular app and shares five top tips for app success to help you get a million downloads.

Date: 12 June 2017   By: Adrian Hon

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Should your business consider hyper-converged storage?

Converged infrastructure is becoming more commonplace in business. Albie Attias explores the benefits of hyper-convergence and finds out why everyone’s talking about it.

Date: 22 May 2017   By: Albie Attias

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How BYOD is challenging mobile device management in business

There has been an explosion in 'bring your own device'. Will your policies and software manage the BYOD risks?

Date: 23 August 2016   By: Mark Ellis

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A year with a smartwatch: five things I have learned

The smartwatch market is still a nascent one, but you may already be asking whether or not you should invest in wearable technology for your business.

Date: 23 February 2016   By: IT Donut contributor

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How flash data solutions can boost your productivity

Individual business objectives can range from increasing efficiency or reducing costs to improving responsiveness; flash solutions stand out overall.

Date: 15 February 2016   By: IT Donut contributor

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The evolution of data storage

Many of us take it for granted that we can carry all our important files with us wherever we go - to the point where we forget to back them up.

Date: 14 December 2015   By: IT Donut contributor

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Why your next printer should be a network printer

Why have many printers when you could have just one? See how network-connected printers work, and why it makes sense for your business to have one.

Date: 23 November 2015   By: IT Donut contributor

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Why smaller retailers should give Apple Pay the cold shoulder

While there are benefits from the increase in mobile payments thanks to Apple Pay, it doesn't lie completely with Apple's way of doing things.

Date: 22 September 2015   By: IT Donut contributor

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IT for Donuts: find your system information easily

When you call tech support, they’ll often ask for your computer’s system information. Here’s an easy way to find and send it to them.

Date: 8 June 2015   By: John McGarvey

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Is Apple losing its way? (And what can this teach you?)

For years, Apple represented innovation done right. Its innovation was designed on the basis of user experience. But that is changing.

Date: 27 April 2015   By: IT Donut contributor

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Five ways to fix a smashed smart phone screen

With their slippery casings and svelte dimensions, smart phones are easy to drop. What’s the best way to get your broken smart phone screen repaired?

Date: 30 March 2015   By: John McGarvey

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Could business iBeacons transform your service?

iBeacons could be about to make your customers’ smart phones smarter. And that could give you new ways to reach people near your business.

Date: 24 November 2014   By: John McGarvey

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What to do if you drop your iPhone in beer

Well, Apple's iPhone 6 has been available for a couple of weeks now, so it's a fair bet that more than one of these shiny new phones will have fallen victim to water, beer or other liquid damage.

Date: 14 October 2014   By: John McGarvey

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IT for Donuts: scan documents without a scanner

IT for Donuts is our regular Friday feature where we explain a tech term or answer a question about business IT.

Date: 9 May 2014   By: John McGarvey

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IT for Donuts: how to take a screenshot on your iPhone or iPad

IT for Donuts is our regular Friday feature where we explain a tech term or answer a question about business IT.

Date: 17 April 2014   By: John McGarvey

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