Windows 12 is coming… here’s what we know so far

While Windows 11 is only just celebrating its first birthday, we’re already hearing our first rumors about what Windows 12 will have in store. There’s no rush for the time being – we won’t see this new operating system until the back end of 2024 – but we love to be ready for what’s coming next, […]

Windows 10 is getting a very useful Windows 11 feature

There’s no denying that Windows 11 has a lot of really cool new features. If you haven’t made the move from Windows 10 yet, you may be missing out. But there’s good news. To make the (eventual) move from Windows 10 to 11 a little easier, Microsoft is sharing a couple of 11’s most useful […]

If you’re under pressure to take urgent action – stop and think

Phishing scams are one of the biggest security threats to your business right now. A massive 83% of organizations said they suffered successful attacks last year. And with just under a third of phishing emails being opened, the chances that someone in your business will be fooled are high. But to make matters more difficult, […]

Is working from home really good for your business?

Working from home. Or remote working, as it’s now called. It’s the big thing in business, isn’t it? And some people love it. They’re happier working where they want, and when they want. And that makes them more productive and less likely to leave. But have you stopped to consider the downside to remote working? […]

What does the global chip shortage mean for your business?

For the past couple of years, the tech world has been struggling with a huge shortage of chips. But it’s not just tech businesses that are feeling the impact. So many of the things we use every day contain a chip. Laptops and desktops of course. But also, household appliances, even our cars. It’s hard […]

Microsoft’s Taking a Responsible Leadership Position on AI

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Microsoft’s decided to retire and rework an AI tool that could not only recognize our facial features, but also identify our mood. Azure Face is an emotion recognition tool. These are highly criticized by experts who believe they violate human rights. Microsoft has just published the updated version of its Responsible AI Standard. It wants […]

3 easy upgrades to improve your video call setup

https://impacttg.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/3-Video-Calls-Upgrades.mp4   Early on in the first lockdowns in 2020, did you ever sit at your computer and think “I really like working from home, using video calls and messaging to communicate”? Or were you the opposite; desperate to get back into a building and meet with other people like in the old days? Whichever […]

Is this the end of passwords… forever?

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No-one likes passwords. Creating them. Remembering them. Typing them in. Your whole mood can change when an application you’re using suddenly logs you out, and you have to go through login all over again. It’s frustrating for everyone. So, here’s some very welcome news, courtesy of Microsoft, Apple, and Google. The tech giants have joined […]

What could digital IT transformation do for your business?

We have all seen a LOT of change over the past couple of years. We’ve changed the way we work. The way we shop. And the way we interact with others. How has your business changed? What change do you need to make in the years ahead? And how does your technology help to power […]

Three New Teams Features to Look Forward To

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https://impacttg.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/WC-20220509-Tech-Tip-Video.mp4 The use of Microsoft Teams has just exploded in the last few years, and it now boasts 270 million people using it every month. Of course, it was the right tool at the right time when we all rushed to working from home at the start of the pandemic. But the growth of Teams […]