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Unreliable Tech Tops List of Office Frustrations

Unreliable technology is the number one annoyance for office workers, with irritating colleagues ranking a close second, research by Samsung has found. The poll of 1,500 office staff found that slow computers were the biggest gripe, followed by printer jams and unnecessary emails — with noisy colleagues, novelty ringtones and those that shirk their coffee-making duties also scoring highly. The findings present somewhat of a paradox as the survey also found that technology is becoming increasingly essential in the workplace. Eight out of ten said that WiFi and the internet will still be crucial to their work in 20 years’ time, and seven out of ten expect to be relying on computers and email in 2030. Dion Smith, general manager at Print Samsung UK, said: “It’s really ... »