Google’s new assessment tool for software engineers aims to speed up the pre-onsite interview process – saving the time of in house engineers and making the process fairer. Sounds like a win for everyone – except those working in the tech assessment space!
There is an increasing amount of remote working as companies try to accommodate flexible working and teams are gathered together for projects from across the globe. However, video conferencing equipment and technology has lagged behind. Let’s face it, the VC experience typically isn’t great – especially for remote attendees. Products like the Meeting Owl – a 360 degree camera with auto microphone focus – sorts out the tech while you can get on with productive meetings.
There has been much discussion over LinkedIn Groups and the recent changes that LinkedIn has implemented to try to revive them. Are LinkedIn Groups dead? How can you find the gems amongst the dross? Will LinkedIn Groups work for your business?
Windows Virtual Desktop is now in public preview. Set up a multi-session Windows 10 deployment that delivers a full Windows 10 with scalability. Virtualize Office 365 ProPlus, provide Windows 7 virtual desktops, bring existing Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and Windows Server desktops and apps to any computer.
Microsoft 365 and Office 365 users should start seeing some interesting new changes to Outlook over the next few weeks. New productivity alerts – under the moniker ‘Outlook Analytics’ will be reminding users about missed ‘To Dos’, nudging you to schedule ‘focused time’ for tasks and highlighting unread emails from important contacts