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Cyber Crime in 2020 – What you need to know

Cyber Crime in 2020 – What you need to know

Running a business? Is your data safe and secure? Things are changing fast. Cybercrime is driven by a multi-billion-dollar industry often backed by state actors and they are quite literally coming for you – the Kiwi SME business! You may have thought you were too...

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International Women’s Day lunch 2017

GTB is proud to be a sponsor of the Kapiti International Women's Day lunch 2017 being held on Wednesday 8th March. Open to everyone, this will be a great event, so we suggest you think about attending. Last year's lunch was a great success enjoyed by everybody, both...

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Microsoft StaffHub connects deskless workers

Office 365 continues it's march forwards with the latest new product launch - StaffHub. Microsoft StaffHub connects deskless workers to their organisations and to each other. They can be scheduled, re-scheduled, communicate, re-communicate, share and re-share (as...

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Christmas 2016 & New Year Opening Hours

The GTB office, workshop and helpdesk will be closed across the festive season. Our Christmas 2016 & New Year Opening Hours are as follows: Thursday 22 December - 8am to midday Friday 23 December - 8am to 4pm Saturday 24 December to Sunday 8 January - Closed We...

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Punctuation and Android voice recognition

GTB uses (and supports) Android voice recognition as well as iPhone voice recognition. Both directors know for sure that our own chosen environment is way better than the other, of course. I love my Samsung Galaxy Edge S7, and once I got over the shock that it was...

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Voice recognition on iPhone or iPad

The voice recognition on iPhone or iPad is really very good. If you have not yet had a good look at this feature, then now is the time. Have some fun. I upgraded earlier this year from an iPhone 4 to an iPhone 6S Plus, and probably the biggest unexpected benefit has...

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Office 2007 end of extended support

This month marks 12 months until Office 2007 end of extended support. So, if you are still using the Office 2007 suite, here's a few things to be thinking about. Assuming you want to stay with Microsoft products - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher and...

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Brother printer with free tray

Ideal for medical practices, this ‘while stocks last’ special deal is for a Brother printer with free tray. Plus, all Brother printers now have a 4-year warranty, applied retrospectively as a free upgrade! Our medical and practice clients mostly prefer the Brother...

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Evernote Certified Consultant

GTB now has an Evernote Certified Consultant in the form of Mark Ternent. Mark says “Evernote can be used to run many aspects of the typical small to medium enterprise, intuitively and powerfully.” There are currently only 3 ECCs in NZ, and Mark is the only one in the...

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Elevators that go both ways

As cities get more and more crowded and buildings get bigger and bigger – how to move all the people becomes more of a challenge. Could these elevators that go both ways be the answer? In London, a recent debate about the growing demand on the city’s underground...

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