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How to Create a Magical Combined Home Theatre and Planetarium

If you're creating a home theatre then why not go one step further, and integrate your very own planetarium? A home planetarium is an amazing way to teach your kids, relax before bed, or enjoy a romantic evening under the stars. You'll enjoy a full view of all the amazing constellations the night sky has to offer, without having to drive to the science museum or freeze to death outside!   Read More...

6 Common Data Cabling Mistakes That Can Cripple Your Business

Businesses rely on their data cabling networks day in and day out, so there's no such thing as a 'little problem' when it comes to data cabling. Even the smallest issue can impact your network, but you can prevent that from happening by ensuring that you don't make any of the common mistakes listed below. 1. Measuring Incorrectly This is one of the most obvious errors, but it's also one that people make fairly frequently.   Read More...

3 Signs You Should Add a Video Doorbell to Your Home Security System

There are countless different elements and pieces of equipment you can add to your security system, and ultimately, the parts that are best for you depend on your personal preferences and needs. A video doorbell can be a useful addition to a home security system, but not everyone needs one. Here's three signs you absolutely need a video doorbell: 1. You receive a lot of visitors. If your doorbell is constantly ringing, you have to waste time checking who it is.   Read More...

Still Using Paper For Your Presentations? Here's Why You Should Make The Switch To Whiteboards

Whiteboards have been on the scene for quite a while now. Featuring a glossy white surface, they are the modern alternative to blackboards and paper. Unfortunately, many people still use paper for their presentations. In this article, find out why you should make the switch to whiteboards for good. Never run out of paper So, imagine you are making your presentation, and as you scribble your points on each page, you suddenly realise you're running out of paper!   Read More...

Hard Copies, Printers and Identity Theft: Five Things Your Office Needs to Minimize the Threat

If you or your employees print any sensitive data at work, including personal information, client details or even proprietary creative content, you need to have a plan in place to deter and avoid identity and information theft. Unfortunately, when you print hard copies of information, anyone can easily slip the paper into their pocket and take it home. However, you can minimise the threat: 1. Education If your employees aren't aware of the risks of identity or information theft, they may not be as likely to follow safety protocol.   Read More...