Newsletter 2015.09


Welcome to the METHOD IT Newsletter for September 2015

Your Business and Windows 10

Find out how Windows 10 can benefit your business with its enhanced user experience, enterprise-grade security, a new wave of devices, and cloud-based management tools. Videos and PDF downloads help you get to grips with the new features of Windows 10.


2015_08_method_news_speaking_eventsOur Director, David Arthur Kinney, will be taking part in business seminars in Hong Kong and Canada over the coming months – hope to see you there!

Tips & Tricks

Secret iPad Kung Fu

Six lesser-known gestures to take your iPad finger strikes to the next level.

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Windows 10 Keyboard Cheat Sheet

Microsoft has just published a very handy printable list of Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts – many of which are new to the OS.

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News from the Web

iPhone Launch Event Rumors

Invitations recently went out for an Apple launch event on September 9. Expect to see iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus unveiled along with the release of iOS 9, watchOS 2, and Mac OS X El Capitan. Talk continues to circulate of a jumbo-sized iPad Pro and revamped Apple TV.

Skype for Business Coming to iOS and Android

Part of Microsoft Office 365 and successor to Lync 2013, the Skype for Business app is now available in preview for iOS and Android devices.

Chrome to Stop Autoplaying Videos, Flash Ads

A September update to Google’s Chrome browser promises to stop those annoying videos that auto-play in background tabs, as well as blocking Flash banner ads by default.

One Beeellion Users!

Facebook set a new record on Monday August 24, when one billion people logged in to the social network in a single day. That’s 1 in 7 people on Earth and petabytes of cat videos (probably).

SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview

August saw the release of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview, a first look at a select set of new infrastructure investments that will help define the scope, scale and reliability of SharePoint Server 2016.

New Dynamics CRM Mobile Apps

A one minute peek at how the new Microsoft Dynamics CRM mobile apps can transform your sales process and let your sales team work instantly on the move. Dynamics CRM for Phones is available for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone.