As the time approached, the City of London moved to ensure that today’s tube strikes went smoothly without major disruptions. More buses and extra room for boat passengers were organized. But despite all these preparations, practically all tube lines were suspended or delayed at some point and it’s been reported that over 3 million commuters would have to walk to work. In fact if you live and work in London, it’s hard not to know about and be affected by today’s tube strikes – that is unless of course your company allows you the opportunity to work from home. Read More
If you’re already a Mikogo user, or even if you’re just a first time visitor to our blog, you’re no doubt aware of all the talk these days about virtual web meetings. But are you truly maximizing the benefits of desktop sharing technology to the greatest degree? Are you one of the Mikogo users who when asked about Mikogo reply with “We just wish we had located the service sooner” (Sean Rowen, EZregister)?
You have no doubt that online meetings save travel time – so why am I about to tell you that meeting software can actually increase the likelihood of business trips? Do you think you can get the best of both worlds from web meetings? Read More
If you’ve been a user of Mikogo’s screen sharing software for a while now, you’ve no doubt discovered several benefits for companies that save you time and money. In general when people think about screen sharing software and its benefits, they note how it allows users to share information on their computers with other users of the software. This benefits companies most, because a lot of work needs to be shared within a company, and of course time and money should always be saved in the workplace where possible. But what about some other users of screen sharing, such as private individuals and students? Read More
The Internet is truly a remarkable thing. Whether it be search engines, social media platforms or collaboration software, information from all over the world can be accessed with just a few keystrokes. Today when we have a question, we tend to say “just Google it”. Or if we’re going to get in contact with someone, you’ll hear “I’ll Skype you”, or “look me up on Facebook”. And now, through the use of remote desktop software such as Mikogo, we’re even accessing entire computers via the Internet. Well, not quite for hardware issues – however wouldn’t that be impressive But as we now turn to the Internet for so many needs, it is important to learn to play safe – an issue we take a look at below. Read More