About Time: Twitter Changes Character Limit

Welcome to 2016, You Beautiful Blue Bird Twitter hasn’t changed much since its early days. Sure, now we have cover photos and other visual overhauls, but that key component, the 140-character messaging, has been stagnant over the course of all these updates. While this concept of super short form is what made the site what… Read more »

Introducing Ripple Custom Portals

A Secure and Simple Solution, Custom Built for You Our recent acquisition of Avision Technologies means a better Ripple altogether, including our brand spankin’ new offering: custom portals and virtual workstations. These computers and interfaces can be tailor-made to any specifications, and provide a one-stop shop for any software or service your team might need…. Read more »

Ripple Acquires Avision Technologies to Make a Better Ripple

At Ripple, we’re always looking for straightforward ways to expand and enhance our offerings. If making a positive change means stressful drastic shifts, we’ll wait until it makes more sense. See, the key is to make positive ripple effects that simplify and secure the IT process, not big massive waves that upset the harmony we… Read more »

Slack Starter Pack: 5 Tools to Get Going

Nearly every month, an app is introduced that promises to revolutionize the way we work. Best case scenario? It’s total BS and you can move on with your life. There’s a slim chance though that your worst fears will come true and it might be actually worthwhile. This means creating a login (boo!), downloading a… Read more »

New Chrome Update is Faster and Will Lower Your Memory Usage

Introducing Chrome 45 It used to be that Google’s Chrome browser was one of the least memory hungry browsers on the market. But as time went on, Chrome began to develop more of an appetite for RAM. As the web has evolved and sites have begun taking advantage of more and more expanding capabilities, Chrome’s performance… Read more »

Extend Your Email Capabilities with Outlook Partner Add-Ins

Microsoft Introduces New Outlook Partner Add-Ins In May 2015, Microsoft revealed plans for a major Outlook.com update which featured a polished inbox, new ways to collaborate with others, an upgraded calendar, and support for partner add-ins. Now, the Outlook.com preview is being expanded to a wider audience and Microsoft has announced the launch of several new partnerships with Evernote,… Read more »

Google Docs Tips to Help You Become a Pro – Part Three

Google Docs is a powerful business productivity application loaded with handy features for collaboration. Although many people use Google Docs every day, there are still many users who are hesitant to leave their old desktop office applications behind and adopt cloud-based options like Google Docs. To help clear up some of the hesitancy, we’ve detailed several Google Docs shortcuts and… Read more »

Google Docs Tips to Help You Become a Pro – Part Two

Google Docs is a powerful business productivity application loaded with handy features for collaboration. Although many people use Google Docs every day, there are still many users who are hesitant to leave their old desktop office applications behind and adopt cloud-based options like Google Docs. To help clear up some of the hesitancy, we’ve detailed several Google Docs tips… Read more »