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Pod Pointer – Juicy web browser mouse shortcuts!

When browsing a web page and already using your mouse, why not use a mouse shortcut rather than going back to your keyboard?  Master these cool ones: – Middle click on link (opens in new tab) – Shift-scroll down (previous page) * Doesn’t work in...

IT Employee versus Outsourced IT – Part 4

Over-Investing in IT Support We previously mentioned that an organization can be of an awkward size where they hire full-time IT support, but really don’t have enough work for this person. With an IT employee, a company might hire more technology labour than they...

IT Employee versus Outsourced IT – Part 3

For larger small businesses (25 to 100 computers/employees), the IT labour requirements of their computer network can be significant enough that consideration is given to hiring a full time employee to dedicate to the IT Support roles. The alternatives are having an...

Pod Pointer – Windows Magnifier

Having trouble reading something on your screen?  Windows Magnifier to the rescue! If you have something on your screen you’d like to get a better look at, you can use the Windows Magnifier to get a closer look: – Hold down the Windows key and press the plus (+)...

IT Employee versus Outsourced IT – Part 2

For larger small businesses (25 to 100 computers/employees), the IT labour requirements of their computer network can be significant enough that consideration is given to hiring a full time employee to dedicate to the IT Support roles. The alternatives are having an...