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Toshiba eyes $22bn buyout offer in bid to go private
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Business strategy

Toshiba eyes $22bn buyout offer in bid to go private

The firm's options come after shareholders killed off a string of split proposals
23 Jun 2022
Slack adds multi-person screen sharing features to Huddles
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collaboration

Slack adds multi-person screen sharing features to Huddles

New co-working functions and live cursor features aim to boost virtual collaboration on the comms platform
22 Jun 2022
Telegram to roll out premium tier as it tops 700m daily users
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instant messaging (IM)

Telegram to roll out premium tier as it tops 700m daily users

The company has remained tight-lipped about pricing but is launching a paid-for tier ahead of rivals
20 Jun 2022
How to delete a Gmail account
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email providers

How to delete a Gmail account

Our step-by-step guide on how to close your Google email account for good
15 Jun 2022
Microsoft silent patches called “a grossly irresponsible policy”
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cyber security

Microsoft silent patches called “a grossly irresponsible policy”

Cyber security company Tenable said that the tech giant is putting customers at risk after it found two bugs in Microsoft Azure analytics software, on…
15 Jun 2022
BT's cloud-based calling system now integrates fully with Microsoft Teams
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Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)

BT's cloud-based calling system now integrates fully with Microsoft Teams

The WHC solution provides a “simple and cost effective” way to access external calling in Microsoft Teams, BT says
27 May 2022
NTT adds private LTE/5G support to Albemarle’s Lithium mine
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Network & Internet

NTT adds private LTE/5G support to Albemarle’s Lithium mine

New network will facilitate ‌remote‌ ‌assistance and site surveys ‌to expedite‌ ‌decision making
17 May 2022
What we know about One Outlook so far
One Outlook
email providers

What we know about One Outlook so far

One Outlook, known internally as Project Monarch, has been mostly kept under wraps by Microsoft
9 May 2022
How to hold more productive meetings
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Whitepaper

How to hold more productive meetings

Tips and tricks to get the most out of your meetings
5 May 2022
Business value on AWS
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Whitepaper

Business value on AWS

Four key dimensions that will help to build a comprehensive business case for the cloud
27 Apr 2022
Enabling the future of work with embedded real-time communication
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Whitepaper

Enabling the future of work with embedded real-time communication

A new dimension of human interaction is coming to digital work
26 Apr 2022
Is your phone system working for you?
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Is your phone system working for you?

A free 3CX trial may help deliver the features you’ve been missing
20 Apr 2022
Businesses in these 12 areas can now access Vodafone's 5G network
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5G

Businesses in these 12 areas can now access Vodafone's 5G network

Vodafone’s 5G rollout has intensified as businesses are asked to migrate their services to 4G and 5G ahead of the 3G shutdown scheduled for 2023
12 Apr 2022
Ericsson exec resigns as shareholder pressure mounts over ISIS payment claims
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business management

Ericsson exec resigns as shareholder pressure mounts over ISIS payment claims

US DoJ investigation claims Swedish telco giant "failed to disclose" misconduct in Iraq during bribery settlement
7 Apr 2022
The Total Economic Impact™ of IBM Watson Assistant
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Whitepaper

The Total Economic Impact™ of IBM Watson Assistant

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by Watson Assistant
1 Apr 2022
Slack ends support for Russian users
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business communications

Slack ends support for Russian users

A string of international sanctions prompted Slack to revoke access to its platform without warning
16 Mar 2022
5G gap widens between fastest and slowest US states
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5G

5G gap widens between fastest and slowest US states

Speeds increased as much as 62% over last year's figures, but little has been done to improve the 5G divide
10 Mar 2022
Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email
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collaboration

Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email

Employees have embraced Workplace from Meta, allowing the restaurant chain to streamline comms and build chatbots for training
8 Mar 2022
Google to kill off Currents in favour of a more integrated Workspace
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collaboration

Google to kill off Currents in favour of a more integrated Workspace

The Google Plus replacement meets its end just two years after launching
11 Feb 2022
Microsoft Teams now uses 50% less power than when it first launched
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collaboration

Microsoft Teams now uses 50% less power than when it first launched

It has been a long-term goal of Microsoft to make the Team experience equitable across high and low-performance hardware
10 Feb 2022
Gmail's new 'integrated view' layout will become default in April
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collaboration

Gmail's new 'integrated view' layout will become default in April

Chat and Meet apps will have dedicated buttons and spaces alongside users' emails
1 Feb 2022
Microsoft and Qualcomm to develop custom AR chips for the metaverse
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augmented reality (AR)

Microsoft and Qualcomm to develop custom AR chips for the metaverse

The two companies are looking to expand and accelerate the adoption of AR and Microsoft Mesh
5 Jan 2022
3CX Live Chat: from text messages to voice calls
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3CX Live Chat: from text messages to voice calls

Customers like to talk, but they also like to text, message on Facebook and chat on your website. Fortunately, 3CX V18 has one system to rule them all
2 Dec 2021