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Now that’s what iCal a pain II

A heavy bout of googling turned up only one alternative to Spanning Sync and a couple of contenders for full Outlook-GCal syncing. I will keep looking. BusySync (or it’s bigger brother BusyCal) looks like a good alternative to Spanning Sync; it’s cheaper...

Now that’s what iCal a pain

Today’s little challenge was to sort out something which has annoyed me on and off since I got my iPhone: how to keep my various calendars in sync. Let me explain the situation. I maintain four calendars: “Work” which originates in my office Outlook...

iPhone

The iPhone, my new best friend. But, like all friends, it is not quite perfect. My thoughts on the iPhone here.

Building & hosting website

My first website, a single page at www.ankersfamily.org, was intended as a way for friends who had lost touch as we moved around to find us. It was a very simple affair: a picture of us, a sentence saying who we are and an email contact address, which was hand built...

Stupid Microsoft

I recently spent most of a day trying to get some software installed and running in the correct language. “Windows?” you ask. For once it is not, however as it is the Mac version of Office the usual culprits are involved. Issue #1: with the trial version...