If you’ve been thinking about upgrading to Windows 8, but like me have been putting it off, today might be a good day to pull the trigger. Today, January 31, is the last day that you can download the upgrade for $39.99. Tomorrow it goes up to $199.99.
You’ll need a pretty modern computer with plenty of RAM for the upgrade, so forget about trying it out on that old 10 year old Pentium 2 that’s sitting in the corner.
With all the changes happening in the computer industry, Microsoft was pretty much forced to modernize it’s venerable operating system. Time will tell whether customers and businesses embrace it.
Should you upgrade? It’s probably worth checking out on at least one machine to see how it fits in with your mix of programs and workflow. And, with the $160 that you can save by upgrading today, you can sign up for a year of Halloo service and still have change left over.
The idea of making changes in something that already works well, like a phone system, is often scary. But when it comes to social phone service from Halloo, it’s a commitment that’s well worth making.
Recently, Halloo unveiled a new feature called “social phone systems”. While Halloo already has plenty of great cloud-based telephony services, the addition of social phone systems is about to change the game quite a bit.
Tax season is rapidly approaching, and that’s got people all over pulling together their paperwork in advance of the big day. but for next year’s driving, it may be worthwhile to look into something to keep better track of that magic mileage number like VehiCal from Red Cube.
One thing’s for sure, for those out there with small businesses that involve dealing with payment directly, taking those payments can be difficult. PhoneSwipe is looking to join the mobile point-of-sale revolution with their own mobile payment option.