Latest blog entries http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/latest Thu, 28 May 2015 23:24:04 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Tip Of The Month: Use Your Mouse To Its Fullest Potential http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/tip-of-the-month-use-your-mouse-to-its-fullest-potential http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/tip-of-the-month-use-your-mouse-to-its-fullest-potential Assorted miceThe little wheel on your mouse has been a standard feature on mice for nearly two decades, with Microsoft’s Intellimouse bringing it to the mainstream in 1996. But are you using it to its fullest potential? We’ve seen lots of folks use it for scrolling up and down documents, web pages, and spreadsheets, but there’s so much more that wheel (and the button underneath) can do.


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marketing [AT] weston-tech [DOT] com (Jake Ortman) How To Thu, 28 May 2015 11:47:13 -0700
Weston Goes Golfing (We're Much Better With Technology) http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/weston-goes-golfing-we-re-much-better-with-technology http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/weston-goes-golfing-we-re-much-better-with-technology Weston has been a long-time supporter of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Oregon, and we always like to sponsor their annual Central Oregon Open fundraising golf tournament. Which means we get the privledge of sending folks to play in the best-ball scramble. Eric, Jake, and Dharma all went out to Black Butte Ranch, and played some golf.

Let's just say we're much better with technology than we are with golf clubs. See below for some pictures that we shared on our Facebook page. I think we finished the day at a dozen or so over par. Could have been far worse, but could have been far better.


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marketing [AT] weston-tech [DOT] com (Jake Ortman) Off Topic/Fun Thu, 21 May 2015 15:31:48 -0700
Tech Tip: Control your PowerPoint Presentation with your SmartPhone http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/tech-tip-control-your-powerpoint-presentation-with-your-smartphone http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/tech-tip-control-your-powerpoint-presentation-with-your-smartphone mobileWe've all been there (or maybe you haven't, but let's assume you have): You've setup your conference room to do a PowerPoint presentation in front of a prospective client, and your fancy presenter remote is nowhere to be found. Yes, you could use the keyboard/mouse for the computer to control things, but did you know you can actually control the slideshow with your smartphone and have your notes there, too? With some new software from Microsoft, you can see your speaker notes, advance the slides, and more. Read on for how to set it all up.


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marketing [AT] weston-tech [DOT] com (Jake Ortman) How To Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:47:19 -0700
News Headlines and Links http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/news-headlines-and-links-2 http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/news-headlines-and-links-2 Some fun and techy headlines from around the Web from the last month or so, including a look back at Apollo 13, a farewell to Microsoft Lync, Chrome's XP support, a debate about which smartphone is best gets violent, and much more. Read on for all the headlines.


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marketing [AT] weston-tech [DOT] com (Jake Ortman) Off Topic/Fun Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:25:38 -0700
Meet a Team Member: Eric Spinney http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/meet-a-team-member-eric-spinney http://www.weston-tech.com/blog/entry/meet-a-team-member-eric-spinney Eric SpinneyWe're only as good as our team. Our teamwork is one of our company's Core Values (ask any of us and we'll tell you the rest of them). Every month we'd like to introduce you to another member of our awesome team. So far you've met a bunch of great folks. This month, we're introducing you to a member of our management team, Weston's first technician and now service manager, meet Eric Spinney.


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marketing [AT] weston-tech [DOT] com (Jake Ortman) Off Topic/Fun Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:10:19 -0700