Occasionally people will get issues with their keyboards or mice Logitech – Microsoft keyboards and mice will usually work when you plug them in via usb or via bluetooth when you plug in the Bluetooth dongle ( plug the dongle in at the front of a computer tower if you use one) Windows 10 will go out and get the basic software for you so that they work but often there will be issues – mice not working quickly , keys on the keyboard slow or not working Head over to the manufacturers site , Logitech or Microsoft and do a search for software for them , install it on your computer – Windows or Mac – it can make all the difference.Continue Reading
I have been using the Logitech MX Vertical Mouse for a few weeks now and when you first see it the thing that strikes you is the unusual design and shape. It is an ergonomic mouse and is designed to “reduce muscle strain, decrease wrist pressure, and improve posture” I was sceptical when i first saw it – I did convey that to Logitech but to their credit they understood my concerns but still sent me one to review. I have come to really like this mouse and believe that many could benefit from the features. Because of its unusual shape it takes a bit of getting used to but will feel second nature to you in a short space of time . Features MX Vertical’s natural handshake position reduces muscular strain by 10 percent and promotes a more ergonomic posture. MX Vertical’s unique 57° vertical angle reduces the pressure on… Read MoreContinue Reading
Tech Gift Suggestions Gaming Consoles XBoxOne and the PS4 Gaming consoles – they maybe the hottest items but you may not want to buy one right now – XBoxOne and PS4 Why You May May Want To Wait Buy the correct sort of game for the correct console PS3 games will not work with PS4 Buy the latest version of a game , not all Call Of Duty Games are the same Gifts Crosley turntable for playing records and for recording the record to your computer , starts at $149 Helicopters – remote controlled helicopters Digital radios – starts at $99 Bluetooth wireless charging speaker – stream audio anywhere in your home with these , no power point required Universal TV remote – Logitech – eliminate the multitude of remotes Memory cards for cameras – you can never have enough memory cards Digital picture frames – you can have a… Read MoreContinue Reading
if you haven't used Skype or given it a miss for a while why not try it again.
video has been vastly improved and is much larger now ( 640 x 480
pixels ) from the older versions and the feature I like is that you can
get 9 people in a conference call.
Remember with a broadband connection you will also get excellent sound quality and calling from computer to computer is free.
My big tip though is to use a usb headphone microphone for improved quality.
My favorite is the Plantronics , and by using the USB mic you will notice a difference in quality.
For video try any of the Logitech video cameras.
Remember though a broadband connection works best and the quicker your connection and the person you are calling the better.Continue Reading