Category: <span>Technology</span>

Word adding predictive text similar to Gmail This month, Microsoft will be adding text predictions to Word. Some business users have already reported seeing the new feature crop up in their compositions. This new feature will work similarly to Google Docs’ Smart Compose option and their Gmail predictive text counterpart. By using machine learning, the […]

SSD health readings alarming for some M1 Mac users M1 Mac users are finding that their devices are suddenly writing extraordinary amounts of data to their drives. In some of the more severe cases, M1 Macs have been reported to have consumed as much as 10 to 14 percent of the maximum usable total bytes […]

Apple has low score due to new French law A new law in France that was designed to reduce electronic waste has forced Apple to face the low repairability score of their devices. The new law came into effect this year. Apple added iPhone and MacBook repairability scores to its online store in response. The […]

Gaming accessory brand purchased by HP for $425 million HP has taken the jump to acquire gaming peripheral company HyperX. The purchase of the brand was made for a cool $425 million. This acquisition will give HP a major foothold in the gaming accessories market. Kingston previously owned the HyperX brand. While HP has taken […]

Phone, live chat, and help desk all-in-one Connecting with customers is vital to the growth and prosperity of your business. Traditionally, customers wanted to connect with a business by going into the storefront or connecting via phone. Now, it’s more common to have a customer want to send a message via social media or start […]

New low power consumption hard drives introduced by Toshiba Toshiba has introduced an industry first hard drive that features flux-control microwave-assisted magnetic recording (FC-MAMR) technology. These new HDDs are designed for use in nearline and enterprise applications. The drives offer an 18 TB capacity and feature ultra-low idle power consumption. The MG09-series hard drives include […]

Switch to LTE suggested by Verizon for battery life savings Verizon Wireless Customer Service sent out a tweet on the morning of February 28, 2021 that seems to suggest that 5G is causing issues with battery life. The Twitter post suggests that users that found their battery life was draining faster than normal could conserve […]

Lots of great improvements with V16 Update 8 for 3CX V16 Update 8 for 3CX is live! 3CX was already a great system, but these improvements have made it even more user friendly and productivity increasing. • Conference scheduling has been improved and is now even easier. The email/calendar options make it clearer which to […]

Edge using adaptive notification request to filter based on others Microsoft is trying out a new solution for notification requests that are frequently seen when users browse the internet. By using a feature being called ‘adaptive notification requests,’ Edge looks at whether other users block or allow requests on that particular website, then chooses the […]

41% of IT Leaders Believe AI Will Replace Their Job Cloud security firm Trend Micro released their predictions report for 2021 with responders clearly seeing the sweeping change to IT that the pandemic has caused. To make predictions, Trend Micro compiles interviews they conduct with 500 IT directors, managers, CIOs, and CTOs. In the report, […]