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Why Slack is replacing Email, Chat, and Video Conferencing

via GIPHY Slack is a central hub for most (if not all) of your day-to-day business communication. If utilized correctly, project meetings, water-cooler discussions, and office announcements will become less time consuming. From dragging and dropping files or links to performing quick searches relevant to project ideas, it’s a very solid attempt at reshaping how… Read more »

About Time: Twitter Changes Character Limit

Twitter Changes Character Limit | Ripple IT

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 »

Ripple Custom Portals

Custom Ripple Portals | Ripple IT

A Secure and Simple Solution, Custom Built for You Ripple offers 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. Plus, Ripple workstations come with integrated Office 365 and secure single sign-ons, making them the… Read more »

Slack Starter Pack: 5 Tools to Get Going

Slack Starter Pack 5 Tools to Get Going | Ripple IT

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 »

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

Google Docs Tips to Help You Become a Pro | Ripple IT

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 Tips to Help You Become a Pro | Ripple IT

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 »

OS X El Capitan vs. Windows 10: Which is the Best Operating System?

OS X El Capitan vs. Windows 10: Which Will Come Out on Top? | Ripple IT

El Capitan and Windows 10 go head to head As the highly anticipated release of Windows 10 draws nearer, Microsoft is working to put the finishing touches on its powerful, intelligent, and user-friendly features. But it won’t be the only operating system upgrade on the block. Recently, Apple revealed details for their newest OS X upgrade: El Capitan. Both operating systems are… Read more »