Category Archives: Business trends

Apr 22 in  Business trends

7 Alternatives to Skype to Save Your Sanity in 2019

 

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First, it got buggy. Then, the app started to go downhill. But getting rid of Skype Classic was the last straw. These 7 alternatives to Skype work better, look better, and won’t stab you in the back (Et tu, Microsoft?).

 

OK, Skype isn’t THAT bad, but we aren’t alone in our feelings about Microsoft’s flagship calling software.

Searches and downloads for Skype are decreasing, mainly because their recent overhaul has totally changed (and degraded) the product.

After testing out these alternatives, we realized something we should have realized years ago: Skype is the most well-known online calling software but far from the best.

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Apr 16 in  Business trends

The 5 Best Cloud Storage Systems for Business | Free And Paid

 

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Every business benefits from using cloud storage systems. Imagine having instant access to endless scalable storage for your company for less than the cost of a filing cabinet.

The best of the best aren’t just scalable—they are also accessible, intuitive, and secure. We personally tested each of these 5 cloud storage systems for business. Don’t make a purchase and start migrating data without learning all of the details and seeing which one fits your business best.

 

What are Cloud Storage Systems?

 

As a business, you have endless amounts of data. On your computers, your employees’ phones, scattered about on hard disks, on CDs and flash drives—it’s everywhere (and it’s driving you insane).

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Apr 08 in  Business trends

7 Useful Excel Add-Ins That Make Life Easy, Fun, and More Productive

 

7 Useful Excel Add-Ins That Make Life Easy, Fun, and More Productive

Excel doesn’t have to be as boring as evening traffic. These 7 useful Excel add-ins make it way more fun. You’ll increase your productivity so you can crush that spreadsheet, and help you study more effectively.

 

We use Excel for just about every project here, and we can honestly say if it weren’t for these add-ins, we’d fall asleep halfway through typing “VLOOKUP” every morning.

We asked around the office to see which add-ins were the most popular, effective, and fun. Then, we chose the 7 most astounding, stupefying, Earth-shattering plugins and divided them by category.

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Apr 04 in  Business trends

5 AWESOME (And Cheap!) VR Headsets for Under $100

 

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You don’t need to blow hundreds of dollars on a VR (Virtual Reality) headset to get a compelling, immersive experience. Each of the headsets on this list puts the world of virtual reality into your hands comfortably and affordably. And they all cost less than $100!

 

Note: VR headsets, especially cheap ones, are tricky. Most come with bugs, lag too much and cause VR sickness, or aren’t comfortable. We tested dozens of headsets and these 5 scored the highest in comfort, durability, usability, and overall experience. Go with a sure thing to save yourself the hassle of returning one.

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