Office equipment and technology are a significant investment. So, you should always put an effort towards its smooth functioning. We, at Office Systems of Texas, are glad to offer you everything, right from regular maintenance, copier repair to complete servicing. We use the latest technology and all our technicians are all model certified, gaining consistent

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Steak Out

I by no means consider myself a master at grilling, but I always enjoy it. Something about taking time to be outside and enjoying the fresh air, and slow pace that makes for a fun time. My family and I plan our summer get togethers around a nicely prepared meal on the grill. I only

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Konica Minolta buys Muratec, expands market share

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. has acquired Muratec America, Inc., a supplier of multifunction (MFP) products and solutions. Muratec,a Konica Minolta Company is how it will be known. I t was reported, Muratec Machinery Limited (MML) sold their North American office equipment division due to their limited manufacturing and development capabilities. Konica Minolta marks

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We, at Office System of Texas, are an authorized dealer for the Konica Minolta Business Solutions and Samsung Electronics. We aim to take care of all your copy, fax, scanning, printing, documentation, or wide format solution needs with an added emphasis on the technological advancement of our changing industry trends. We have the right equipment

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Congrats to Justin Bateman

Congrats to Justin Bateman! Justin Bateman has been awarded Konica Minolta’s prestigious Tech of the Month for May 2017. In order to obtain KM’s TOTM Award a Technician must meet criteria which include a minimum 70% FCE (First Call Effectiveness) and not to exceed a maximum average of 5 hours response time. Justin maintained an

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From Stephen

Play a magic with maths: Follow the simple calculation step by step. First of all, choose a secret number and keep it in your mind, that number can be any number from 1 to 99; then, Use your secret number time 2; plus 5; time 50; plus 1767; and Minus your year of born;(e.g. 1997)

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Town Hall meeting Sept 7

Houston NW Chamber of Commerce will host a Town Hall meeting Thursday September 7, 2017 beginning with a meet and greet at 5:30 PM. The “State of the Cypress Creek Community” Town Hall meeting will provide updates on community development and collect views and suggestions on how to improve the community. FM 1960 West was

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2017 Eclipse

On Monday August 21st a total solar eclipse will work its way across America from Oregon to South Carolina.  While we in Houston will only be treated to a partial eclipse it will still be a sight to see.  If you plan to experience the eclipse, take a look at NASAs website for some safety tips

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Did you know….

This Thursday marks the 48th anniversary Apollo 11 lunar landing, leading to the first humans to walk the moon. The ‘Eagle’ landed around 8:18pm on the 20th, then Neil Armstrong stepped foot on the moon about 6 hour later, early morning July 21st. We all know the famous words spoken, “That’s one small step for

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Dog’s Natural Instincts

I recently took my dog “Chiqui’ to the Guadalupe river for her first swim ever and I was amaze how dogs have this natural instinct to swim. Once I placed her on the water her legs started moving in a perfect swimming motion, even when I removed her from the water she kept moving her

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HOT HOT HOT ????

Yep it’s Summer and it’s HOT here in Houston. Granted My daughter lives in Arizona and she has had Temps in the 120s this year, but NO HUMIDITY, that’s what gets us here also. But for those of you who have lived here for some time…it’s normal. NO, we don’t get to see snow that

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Acquiring Wisdom

As a child, I never thought about getting older. Even after I became a mom and my kids got older, I just didn’t picture myself getting old. Now in my forties, I’m trying to figure out how in the world I got here so fast! It’s funny because everyone I talk to feels the same

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The American Dream

People from all over the world want to live the American Dream, to own a car to have a good job and to buy a house. For people abroad most of these things are nearly impossible to obtain in their own country, because of their country’s economic condition, crime and corrupted politicians, Of course America

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Summer Solstice

June 21 is the first day of summer, also known as the Summer Solstice. The Summer Solstice is the day with the most hours of sunlight for the entire year. Today, in Houston we are currently under a Tropical Storm warning watch courtesy of Tropical Storm “Cindy”. This storm is out in the Gulf of Mexico and appears to

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A Beginners Guide to Bitcoin

Once again that crazy new currency is skyrocketing in price, with single Bitcoins selling for thousands each, but for many Bitcoin can be daunting and difficult to understand. What is a Bitcoin? Who is the CEO? How does it work? What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a “crypto-currency”, a currency that is completely virtual, with no

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From John W

I’ve always enjoyed watching sports. I don’t necessarily have a favorite sport…I just enjoy watching whatever is on at the time. I can, however get caught up in the action. Last season’s Texans team started out with high hopes. We signed who was going to be our franchise quarterback. He had trained under Peyton Manning

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Moving toward the future

I met a gentleman recently, Mr. Van Lindberg of Dykema who at various events shared his vision of our present time, and our future – which from my generation and older probably elicits visions of flying saucers and a family robot named Rosie that takes care of the home. As exciting as that future sounds,

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Katy TX Copier Lease

Most business owners go through some confusion when they have to decide whether they should lease copiers and printers or simply buy them. Your business would be benefited from various angles if you opt for printer or copier lease. And if you think that there are no such companies in and around Houston, Katy TX,

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Hurricane Season – Be prepared!

June 1st is the beginning of hurricane season. If you are new to the Texas Gulf Coast please visit https://www.dps.texas.gov/dem/ThreatAwareness/weather_aware_hurricane.htm for some very helpful info. Being prepared to deal with the aftermath of a hurricane will make life easier if the power goes out. Now’s the time to stock up on hurricane supplies such as

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Metal World

Between Mars and Jupiter, orbiting the sun is an asteroid named Psyche.  A mission (also named Psyche) to study it was accepted by NASA in January of 2017.  Psyche was first discovered by an Italian astronomer, Annibale de Gasparis, who named if for the goddess of the soul in Greek mythology.  What makes Psyche special

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From George

In the spring of 1977, Office Systems of Texas started business selling and servicing Minolta Copiers. Over the past 40 years the office equipment industry has changed quite a lot. The first Minolta copiers we sold, Minolta’s EG 101 and 1114TC, used liquid toner, liquid intensifier and paper that came on a roll. The 1114TC

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Summer is almost here

Summer is almost here. And while that brings up the excitement of planning vacations and spending time with your kids that are out of school, let us not forget an important holiday that is the unofficial kick off one of our favorite seasons; Memorial Day. Memorial Day is celebrated on the last Monday in the

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Expresso anyone????

We have a new morning routine at the tech department of OST. We recently started enjoying a cup or two of Expresso in the mornings here at the office. This little treat has been a bit of a boost for the techs here. Not only does it boost our energy, it also boosts our moral.

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From Stephen

I went to HEB Supermarket yesterday and I noted more flower selling there. What is going on? The Mother’s Day is coming this Sunday. I had not considered how I could thank my Mom, my gratitude lying deep in my heart for that.

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