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Adobe Cloud: Good for Investors, But Is It Good for Consumers?

Adobe went all in with cloud apps not long ago, changing their business model from offering products on physical discs to a subscription-based model where users can access their products via the Creative Cloud service. Consumers and professionals have been frustrated, but Adobe’s stock has soared, rising 63% in the last 12 months. At the same time, net income is Read Full Article →

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Top 3 Tax Software Packages for Small Businesses

Choosing the best tax preparation software for a small business requires the careful consideration of several important factors. One of the most important features to check for is a tool that helps you find industry-specific tax deductions. It’s also essential to choose a program that offers a solid support system, so that any questions you may have will be answered Read Full Article →

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The End of Windows XP: Survival Guide

Microsoft announced that on April 8, 2014, technical assistance will no longer be available for Microsoft XP. What does this mean for people who still use Windows XP? Will your software still work? Will you be forced to upgrade? Why is Microsoft Dropping Support for Windows XP? Windows XP had a good run and was a very significant operating system Read Full Article →

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Guide to Microsoft’s Open License Progam

Microsoft’s different bulk software licensing options provide a lot of flexibility for choosing the bulk license type that’s right for you. Depending on your business’ type, size, and limitations, the different purchasing models allow any business to get the bulk licenses for Microsoft Office they need. Microsoft Open License is a great licensing program option if you are a businesses, Read Full Article →

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Microsoft Open License vs Open Value vs Enterprise Agreement

Many people assume that the only way to purchase Microsoft Office is to buy it off the physical or virtual shelf. Small business owners may not realize that you don’t need to purchase hundreds of copies to qualify for volume licensing discounts. Microsoft offers many programs that are flexible and affordable starting with as few as 5 licenses. Microsoft open Read Full Article →


Microsoft Office Version Purchasing Guide [Infographic]

Since the early 1990s, Microsoft has been providing office productivity products like Word, Excel and PowerPoint to businesses, students and home users. As the use of personal computers increased in the ’90s, the need for word processing, tabular data and presentation design for various situations—including home and professional use—became apparent. Over the years, Microsoft has added more and more applications Read Full Article →


How to Pick the Right Edition of Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is an essential tool for individuals, students, and professionals. What most people often don’t realize, however, is that Microsoft Office Suite comes in many different version types that suit different needs, usages, and budgets. The good news is that since there are so many different versions and editions of Microsoft Office Suite to choose from, you can get Read Full Article →