Spring

Spring is one of the four temperate seasons, following winter and preceding summer.  During early spring, the axis of the Earth is increasing its tilt relative to the Sun, and the length of daylight rapidly increases for the relevant hemisphere.  The hemisphere begins to warm significantly, causing new plant growth to “spring forth,” giving the

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Toner Pirates & Scammers

“Toner pirates are scary, matey. Don’t be scammed by crooks trying to sell you “cheap” bogus toner for your copier or printer.” Recently, one of our customers fell victim to a “Toner pirate”, a scammer, when they agreed to accept toner from a high pressure telemarketer. When the toner arrived at their office, they discovered

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Label Printers from Office Systems of Texas

Featured Product – Muratec Digital Finishing Systems PLS-875F  When paired with a PLS-875i, businesses who rely on labels use Muratec’s PLS-875f to bring label printing in-house and significantly reduce their label spend, waste and production time. Imagine, instead of waiting weeks to receive a label order, you can print, laminate, die-cut and have your labels

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Deer Park Fire From Space

The disastrous fire in Deer Park has been spreading quickly.  The smoke cloud is now so massive that it can be seen from space.  As of this writing there are a total of 7 tanks burning, and they are estimating another 2 days before the fire can be extinguished. via GIPHY Follow the link below

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Did you make it to work on time?

This is the first Monday after Daylight Savings Time and everyone is getting acclimated to the feel of the new time. Some may find it a little difficult to start the work week after losing that entire one hour of sleep….so here are a few brain teasers that I found that may help you to

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Spring Break March 11 – 15

This week, March 11 – 15, there should be less commuting traffic for the Houston area due to Spring Break. Among the schools off this week are Aldine ISD, Conroe ISD, Houston ISD, Humble ISD, Klein ISD, Magnolia ISD, Tomball ISD, Lone Star College, Rice University, Sam Houston State University, Texas A&M, University of Houston

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Daylight Saving Time

Daylight saving time, also summer time, is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months so that evening daylight lasts longer, while sacrificing normal sunrise times. This weekend, Sunday March 10, 2019 at 2 am is the official time to go into effect.

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March 2 is Texas Independence Day

March 2, 1836 a group of people gathered at Washington on the Brazos (near present day town of  Navasota) and adopted the Texas Declaration of Independence from Mexico. Texas won independence on April 21 at the battle of San Jacinto when the Texian Army, led by Sam Houston defeated the Mexican Army and capturing their

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