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Next generation video conferencing

Wow. This clip below from Cisco is truly unbelievable. I have never really given Cisco a huge amount of credit for developing interesting products (switches & routers??) – but this clip below showing their Star Trek like video conferencing solution … Continue reading

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Medicine 2.0

I was reading an editorial in the recent Junior Doctor magazine (my fiance is a doctor…) and was struck by the similarities of how the web is changing medicine and how it is changing business. The editorial noted the tendency … Continue reading

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How important are computer skills in the workplace?

There is an article on the BBC News website about how IT skills are valued in the boardroom. A study by Microsoft shows that IT skills were seen as the seventh most important skill, behind skills such as team working, … Continue reading

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Why do I need a landline to get broadband?

Final (I hope) thought on Broadband (at least until BT Vision arrives) – why do I need a land line to get broadband? I’m sure there are technical reasons as to why I need to be physically connected, but why … Continue reading

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Broadband contract lengths

Another thought on my BT saga – is it me or are 18 month contracts becoming more common? BT certainly did their best to sell me one. Are customers switching more leadinging providers to try to lock individuals in for … Continue reading

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Online with BT Broadband and BT Vision

Well – I finally have Broadband in St Albans! Here, check details at simplyswitch.com. The whole process of getting it up and running got me thinking about Broadband packages in the UK We signed up with BT one of the … Continue reading

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Holiday in Italy

Have just got back from some time in Italy, hence lack of recent posts. The photos are in the Florence album on the sidebar link or here.

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