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1plex launches Tech4Teams

The Unified Comms experts, 1plex Ltd, are very excited to announce that they have launched a new Tech4Teams website, designed to showcase exciting and innovative collaboration products and solutions. Karen Bolam, Marketing Manager for 1plex explains: “This really is such an exciting time for us. As you know, we are experts in Unified Communications and Collaboration with Skype 4 Business being at the heart of everything we do. “Having worked on a vast number of projects and meeting room installations, both in the UK and abroad, we have really managed to nail down what works in any given environment. That...

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Jabra Evolve 40 Review

Evolve Jabra Review

The Jabra Evolve range is designed to improve concentration in noisy work environments. There are 5 headsets in this range: Evolve 20, 30, 40, 65 and 80. Today I will be reviewing the Evolve 40.   Unpacking The first thing you'll notice is that the headset comes in a zipped carry case which is handy for when you're on the go. It stops the wires getting tangled and fits nicely in a laptop bag. When you take the headset out, you'll see that it has a red wire that connects with a 3.5mm jack to a USB dongle. The dongle...

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Logitech Smartdock now Supports Dual Monitor

ng news for the Logitech Smartdock: The new update, version 3, for the Skype Room System includes dual monitor support and themes. We've been having a little play with it today, and its all pretty impressive. Obviously in a meeting room situation you would have two same-size screens alongside each other. The dual monitors mean the users can see and communicate with all meeting participants on one screen, whilst sharing content and collaborating on the second screen. Exciting news for the Logitech Smartdock: The new update, version 3, for the Skype Room System includes dual monitor support and themes.  ...

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Magewell USB Capture HDMI Review

HDMI Magwell

What is the Magewell USB Capture HDMI? In simple terms the device converts a HDMI stream into a USB input stream. This is particularly useful if, for example, you wanted to show video in a Skype for Business video call. As the Skype for Business client only picks up webcams and other USB devices this wouldn't normally be possible. This device can be used to connect you to another laptop streaming the video, converting it to USB. Skype for Business then sees it as another camera therefore allowing it to be used in video calls. I will show how this...

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Which Blynclight is Right For You?

Blync blynclight

  With the Blynclights becoming more and more popular a question I often get asked is 'What is the difference between the four models?' So I thought I do a quick guide to show you what features each have to help you make an informed decision on which one is right for you. Firstly, what are the four models? There is the Standard, the Plus, the Mini and the Wireless. All Blynclights are designed to let your colleagues know when you're on a call, busy with a deadline or available to chat. They do this by syncing with Skype for...

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