Author Archives: Linus Chirchir

Setting Up Google Hangouts Meet for Teleconferencing

Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses have been forced to adopt to new ways of doing business.

Working from home is a new phenomenon that has been ordered by Governments and is therefore widely accepted than ever before across the globe.

The changing virtual workforce has to utilize teleconferencing technologies such as Google Hangouts Meet or simply Meet to work remotely.

It has never been easier to communicate and collaborate with people of all works of life anywhere, any time. » Read more

Google Offers Access to Advanced Hangouts Meet Features to Enable Businesses Stay Connected and Productive

The World Health Organization (WHO) on 11th March declared Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak as a pandemic as disease that swept into at least 114 countries and killed more than 4,000 people.

Kenya has issued bans on entry of foreign travelers from the worst affected countries,closed schools and universities, stopped large gatherings of people and imposed dusk-to-dawn curfew to curb the spread of coronavirus.

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Hurry: Windows 10 Free Upgrade Ends July 29, 2016

Windows 10

Have you upgraded to the latest version of windows? If you haven’t then Windows 10 free upgrade offer officially expires on Friday, July 29, 2016, one year since the operating systems official release. Keep in mind that the upgrade will never be extended.

The operating system has been downloaded to over 350 million devices and on 2 August the Windows 10 Anniversary Update will become available and brings six areas of innovation and improvements to consumers and enterprises.

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Improving Your Android Smartphone Battery Life

AndroidAndroid is a mobile operating system based on the Linux kernel and is being developed by Google in Mountain View, California, USA. This mobile phone software stack comes installed on a variety of smartphones and tablet computers from a host of manufacturers such Samsung’s Galaxy, Google’s Nexus One and Motorola’s Droid. Android phones come with several built-in applications and support third-party programs which can be downloaded from the online Android Market on Google play.

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10 Essential Internet Browser Keyboard Shortcuts

On the Web we all become small-town visitors lost in the big city.” – Alison Gopnik

keyboardAccording to, a browser is a software application used to locate, retrieve and display content on the World Wide Web, including web pages, images, video and other files. There are dozens of different web browsers being used in the web today.

According to and, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox are the most used internet browsers. Personally, i use Firefox and Chrome on a daily basis to surf the internet.

The keyboard shortcuts below can be used with the top 3 browsers above and dozens of other different browsers that can interpret and display HTML web pages, applications, JavaScript, AJAX and other content hosted on Web servers.

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Welcome to my Blog!

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic” ~ Arthur C. Clarke

Linus Chirchir

Linus Chirchir

Hello everyone!

Welcome to my blog. I’m so excited to start this blog and I invite you, “my readers”, to join me in this journey. In this blog I will be writing majorly on all things information technology in healthcare.

I have been working as IT Professional at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret, Kenya since July 2008 focusing primarily on ICT Support and Administration with stints that have included OpenMRS implementation and deployment of NComputing desktop virtualization.

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