Tag Archives: Microsoft

Now Is An Excellent Time of Year to Replace the Slothful Business Laptop

If your employees complain about their laptops having frozen keys and the processing time of a sloth or they bring their laptops to the office white elephant gift exchange, it’s time. The time of year for budgeting for or gifting new laptops. You need to be specific in your requirements; otherwise, the new laptops will […]

Experts Reveal an Amusing Fact, a Smidge of Fun Cooks Up a Productive Workplace

You’ve noticed your employees call in sick more frequently. You overhead your accounting manager say her job is so dull she’s thinking of finding a new one. Think about injecting a bit of frolic into your workplace. Business is supposed to be serious stuff, but too much sobriety harms your workplace and decreases productivity. Here’s […]

How To Speak and Send Your Email Hands Free

Isn’t it amazing you can now speak to your device just like the characters on Star Trek? Not quite in the same way but close.  AI and smartphones now allow you to voice emails instead of typing them and make your grocery list hands free. This technology allows you to spend more time in your […]

Microsoft Reaches out to iPhone Users and Developers

Microsoft is promoting a study by a third party research group, Crimson Consulting, that documents how developers can port applications they have developed for the iPhone over to Windows Marketplace for Mobile. Although Microsoft’s rival app store is not scheduled to open until late this year, the company is hoping the study will entice developers […]

It Will Take More Than a Great Product for Microsoft to Gain in Search

Several information blogs reported last week that Microsoft’s new search engine, possibly named Kumo, could debut as early as this week at the All Things Digital conference. Microsoft has been trying to gain more of a voice in the search market for some years and has purchased several search technologies. However, this is the first […]

Windows 7 to Have Touch and Gesture Capabilities

by Mielle Sullivan, Janus Networks By now you have probably heard of Microsoft Surface, the expensive tablet PC that enables the user to manipulate images and interact with applications by touching and tapping the surface–similar to a giant iPhone. But now it is confirmed that Windows 7, set to come out sometime this fall, will […]

Automate your business with Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007

By Yara Omar, Janus Networks SharePoint Designer 2007 is a new Office application from Microsoft, specially made for deploying interactive business solutions on its platform without having to write code. SharePoint Designer lets you do many things. First you can completely automate your business processes and collaboration tasks such as event notifications and document approvals. […]