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Rise of the Involuntary IT Manager

Rise of the Involuntary IT Manager

New research from Microsoft has revealed that staff in many Australia small to medium businesses are taking on IT tasks over and above their normal job.  Does this sound like your workplace? I caught up with Ian Heard, general manager  for digital workplace and collaboration at Microsoft Australia on the subject of this growing trend and the launch of Microsoft 365[Read More…]

Play 100+ XBoxOne Games for Under $11

Play 100+ XBoxOne Games for Under $11

XBox Game Pass…Now Available. If you enjoy playing the latest video games on your Xbox One…but your collection is limited by your budget, you might like to check out the latest offering from Microsoft – XBox Game Pass. This monthly subscription service gives you unlimited access to an ever changing catalog over 100 games. In Australia XBox Game Pass will cost $10.95[Read More…]

Major Windows Update Coming Tomorrow

Major Windows Update Coming Tomorrow

The latest major update for Windows 10 will start rolling out tomorrow. Here’s what you can expect. Microsoft is calling it the “Creators Update” as it’s designed to inspire and unleash creativity with the tools to easily create 3D images and virtual reality experiences.   It’s quite an upgrade from the old ‘paint’ program we’re used to seeing. Additionally if you[Read More…]

The Mystery ‘J’ in your email

Have you ever noticed that when some people send you an email the message ends with a random letter ‘J’? The good news is that it isn’t a typo…it’s supposed to be a smiley face emoticon, but thanks to a lingering bug in Microsoft’s outlook software the normal sequence of characters used to make a smiley face  😉  is converted[Read More…]

Father’s Day Gift Gadgets

Father’s Day Gift Gadgets

With just a couple of weeks until father’s day here’s a couple of gadget gifts your dad might like. For the gamer dad the new special Halo collection XBox One S console will be available from next week.   This includes the new slim XBox One S console, Halo 5 guardians game and four of the previous games from the Halo[Read More…]