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Are cookie banners GDPR compliant?

This is a shock: Many websites’ cookie banners might be against GDPR. A privacy group is taking action against ‘cookie banner terror’ #GDPR #CookieBannerTerror #PrivacyOnline

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Translation on Teams

There are some pretty cool translation tools on the way to Teams on your mobile phone. Here’s the lowdown #microsoft #teams #NewToys

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What is Windows 10 timeline?

Windows 10 Timeline lets you sync work across multiple devices. It’s great! Oh no… it’s being killed off… how do you feel about this? #Windows10 #ByeByeTimeline #TheBigHeaveHo

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What? Instagram on a desktop…

It looks like Instagram might finally be on your desktop after years of being mobile-only. They’re testing it right now. Will you use this? #InstagramDesktop #TestingTesting #MoreDistractions

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Could Teams be improving file sharing?

We love Teams, but it can be tricky to share files in meetings, can’t it? Lucky for us, Microsoft is making it a smoother process. Great! #TeamsWe love Teams, but it can be tricky to share files in meetings, can’t it? Lucky for us, Microsoft is making it a smoother process. Great! #Teams #update #EasierFileSharing

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These are the apps that drain your battery…

Are you forever on the hunt for a phone charger to borrow? Here’s a list of the apps that are draining the most life from your battery. How many of these do you use? #TimeToDeleteSomeApps #BatteryLife #AnyoneGotACharger

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Do you use Windows ransomware?

Did you know that Windows 10 has built-in ransomware protection? Possibly not. Here’s how you turn it on (do it now) #ransomware #Windows10 #YourFirstJobToday

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What about amazon’s packaging?

Amazon’s packaging: A USB drive arriving in a box large enough for a car isn’t unusual. Amazon has a plan to change this #AmazonBoxes #CardboardShortage #BadNewsForEggs

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Concentration when WFA

While working from home, have we lost innovation due to less contact with colleagues? Apparently AI can help. Would you trust this in your business? #NewInnovation #AISolutions #WFH

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What if there was a fire in your office?

Oh no! a fire, in your office. Everyone’s safe and no-one’s hurt. But your server’s been destroyed. Do you wish you’d checked your backup more closely? Read our new guide to protect your business #FireInTheOffice #ByeByeData #FreeGuide

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Some hacking skills used for good

We think of hackers as bad, but a small percentage use their powers for good. They search software to find faults and bugs. And they’re earning a lot of money #TheGoodGuys #HackersHelping #NotAllBad

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What? A map of the internet…

In 2003 a guy called Barrett Lyon created a map of the internet. Now he’s done it again, showing the growth over the years. It’s very pretty to look at #BarrettLyon #MapOfTheInternet #SoPretty

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Pricay on Instagram…

Do you use Instagram? If your account isn’t set to private, you’re helping Facebook’s AI to teach itself. Which of your photos do you think it’s learnt the most from?! #FacebookAI #WhatsYourInstaAccountLike #TimeToChangeSettings

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Who still uses their scanner?

You don’t need a proper scanner any more. Android’s just introduced a really powerful document scanner for your phone #android #scanner #CoolBusinessApps

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Video call fatigue will get you

There are too many video-based calls and events. So how do you make sure yours stand out? Here are 4 big problems and their solutions #AnotherVideoCall #StandOut #HekpfulTips

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The humanoid may not be far away

Human brain cells in microchips? Sounds a bit… Frankenstein’s monster to us. What do you think about this one? #BraincellsInMicrochips #IsThisGoingTooFar #WhatDoYouThink https://futurism.com/the-byte/scientists-weaving-human-brain-cells-microchips

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You must protect yourself from ransomware

Ransomware is a big problem. The average ransom paid in 2019 was $800,000. Whoa… here’s how you can avoid falling victim while working from home #ransomware #ProtectYourself #WFH https://www.forbes.com/sites/barrycollins/2021/02/06/working-from-home-heres-how-to-avoid-becoming-a-ransomware-victim/?s=cybersecurity&sh=2775d60c7676

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Spotify in your car…

Spotify has launched its first gadget… a Spotify player for your car called Car Thing. Catchy name. Sadly it’s only for the US at the moment. We want one! #spotify

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Face ID and Face Masks!

Do you like paying with your face using iPhone’s FaceID? When you don’t have a mask on, anyway. This report says it’s going to be huge in the future #FacialRecognition

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So what is end-to-end encryption?

You’ve heard of end-to-end encryption, right? So what is it? This 5 minute video explains it perfectly #EndToEndEncryption #TheMoreYouKnow #QuickVid https://mashable.com/video/end-to-end-encryption-explained/

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why do so many people prefer Chrome browser?

Chrome is a great browser. But Microsoft’s Edge is getting better and better. Here’s a good comparison. Which do you prefer? #chrome #edge #BrowserWars https://www.makeuseof.com/microsoft-edge-vs-google-chrome-best-browser-2021/

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Here’s a funny cyber security expert story…

This is funny – cyber-security experts sometimes can’t tell the difference between the names of malware and rappers #CyberSecurity #MalwareOrRapper #DoYouKnow https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2021/02/08/cybersecurity-pros-mistake-rappers-for-malware/?ss=cybersecurity&sh=7452f8094b94

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Can Hackers lock you out of your Whatsapp?

This is scary…it’s how hackers can lock you out of your WhatsApp. Do you still use WhatsApp to discuss business with colleagues? #WhatsApp #hackers https://www.techradar.com/uk/news/scam-could-let-hackers-lock-you-out-of-whatsapp

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Data leaks are happening every day…

Another week, another massive leak. Data scraped from 500 million LinkedIn profiles has been found for sale online. Are you concerned? #LinkedIn #DataScraping #DarkWeb https://thetechportal.com/2021/04/09/linkedin-data-leak/

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Control the tracking on your iphone

Your iPhone is giving you away, ALL the time, thanks to the advertising identifier. Here’s what you can do about it #YoureBeingTracked #CheckYourSettings #ALittlePrivacyPlease https://mashable.com/article/apple-iphone-privacy-setting-advertising-identifier/

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Do you join Teams meetings through your calendar?

This is good – soon you’ll be able to join a Teams meeting with just one click from your calendar #teams #outlook #OneClickMagic https://www.techradar.com/news/this-new-microsoft-teams-tool-should-mean-you-never-miss-a-meeting-again

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Is hacking just about stealing data? NO

Think hacking is just about stealing your data? Think again. A hacker tried to poison the water system in a Florida town… this is scary stuff #KillerHackers #MoreThanData #WhatsTheWorstYouveHeard https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-55989843

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Use these classy Microsoft keyboard shortcuts

Did you know that Windows 10 has MANY keyboard shortcuts? Which ones do you use day to day? #KeyboardShortcuts #Windows10 #CtrlZ https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/keyboard-shortcuts-in-windows-dcc61a57-8ff0-cffe-9796-cb9706c75eec

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Just how much AI is being used in business today?

40% of UK businesses say they’re going to invest in AI technology this year. How could Artificial Intelligence help your business? #AIforBusiness #2021investments #UKbusiness https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/uk-businesses-investing-in-artificial-intelligence-to-help-with-covid-19-recovery-120354556.html

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Got an Apple HomePod mini smart speaker?

Got an Apple HomePod mini smart speaker? A secret temperature and humidity sensor has been discovered inside #apple #HomePod #SecretSensors https://www.whathifi.com/news/apple-homepod-mini-appears-to-have-mysterious-hidden-sensor

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Find your Fitbit using your phone now.

Going for a run but can’t find your FitBit? Now you’ve no excuses. Find your Fitbit from your phone using something called Tile #fitbit #tile #HealthyLiving https://mashable.com/article/fitbit-tile-bluetooth-tracker-inspire-2

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Are iphones really the fun phones?

Why should people with iPhones have all the fun? Hot new social media platform Clubhouse is finally coming to Android. Will you sign up? #clubhouse #android #ClubhouseFOMO https://techcrunch.com/2021/03/22/clubhouse-says-its-android-launch-will-take-a-couple-of-months/

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Office 2021 arriving later this year

An announcement: Office 2021 will be arriving later this year #Microsoft365 #NewOffice #ShinyNewToy https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/18/22288959/microsoft-office-2021-windows-mac-features-release-date-price

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Message response on Teams

This has been frustrating us about Teams – you can’t respond to specific messages so you lose context. Microsoft is about to fix that #microsoft #teams #MessageContextNeeded https://www.techradar.com/uk/news/microsoft-teams-update-will-fix-one-of-its-most-frustrating-shortcomings

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Has your Windows 10 PC started to slow?

Has your Windows 10 PC started to slow? Check out this guide on clearing the junk and getting back up to speed #microsoft #windows10 #NotScaredByASlowComputer https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/best-way-clean-windows-10-step-step-guide/

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Which is your go-to speech to text app?

Speech-to-text apps are having a resurgence. Here are 10 ways you can use them to benefit your business #SpeechToText #productivity #business https://www.techradar.com/uk/news/10-ways-speech-apps-benefit-business

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Microsoft has adopted hybrid working

Microsoft is the latest company to adopt hybrid working. Do you think a mix of office and WFH is the way forward now? #microsoft #FutureOfWork #RemoteWorking https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/22/22344273/microsoft-redmond-headquarters-open-hybrid-workplace

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How much wold you pay for pizza?

How much would you pay for a pizza? Spare a thought for the guy who bought 2 pizzas with Bitcoin in 2010… today that’s worth £440 million! #bitcoin #crypto #BiggestRegret

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Stripe, a payment card company that you may not know.

Stripe’s now the most valuable business in Silicon Valley history at $95 billion. Does your company take payments online through Stripe? #stripe #ecommerce #FinTech https://www.techradar.com/uk/news/stripe-just-became-silicon-valleys-most-valuable-business-ever

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