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The best iOS and Android apps for Gmail power users

Gmail is easily the world’s most widely used Email service. And this popularity isn’t just limited to personal usage. On the contrary, with many businesses having switched over to Google Apps. …

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The best apps to make your work commute more productive

Make a list of the things you wish you could change about your job, and the dreaded morning rush hour commute is probably going to sneak in somewhere near the top. Long or inconvenient work commutes aren’t . …

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How to get away from your Inbox and still keep your job

Despite being the most popular business communications tool (and by a rather wide margin), email has recently gotten a bad rap over a perception of being ‘intrusive’. For many people, frequent email notifications and reminders …

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10 Timekeeping tools for your team

Time is money, as the old adage goes. And this holds true especially in the world of business. Come to think of it, the business computing revolution can be said to have been built around attempts at automating processes to save us time …

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The death of Google’s ActiveSync support, and what it means for you

Google’s announcement that it would be ending Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) support seems to have invited a lot of criticism over the impact it will have on businesses that use Google Apps. Over the past few years, Google Apps in general…

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Get started with Email Retention and Compliance policies

What most users ask of their Email system is merely that it work seamlessly in the background, proving quick and easy access to colleagues, clients, and vendors. However, as and IT Admin …

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Productivity Apps you just can’t miss

While looking for ways to boost our productivity, we usually focus on the most popular methods – calendars and scheduling, to-do lists, and E-mail management. But you’d be doing yourself a disservice if you stopped at …

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Busting Email Spam on Google Apps

There was a time when spam was regarded as a major threat to the smooth functioning of E-mail. Apart from the network overhead caused by spam, other issues such as malware were constantly on network admins’ minds. Then there was …

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Email scheduling for Gmail, Outlook and Thunderbird

The reason why E-mail is the undisputed king of business communications lies in its convenience and power. E-mail is ‘free’, can be made secure (read our post on E-mail signing), and lets you send files and documents with ease. But …

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Enterprise 2.0 and the Newsfeeds madness

We recently came across a succinct post on the obsession with newsfeeds as a central enterprise social collaboration idea by Sameer Patel. Sameer says: — .. as the pendulum swings carelessly from people to people, to machine to people and …

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