23 Sep Push Gmail is Here! Is It Worth It?

Google has added Gmail to its Exchange-ready suite to fill out the offerings.  Calendar and Contacts worked near-flawlessly, but is the mail portion of it worth looking into?ADHERER I’d been using GPush ($1.99, Apple App Store) on my iPhone for “push Gmail”, which worked quite well,...

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15 Sep What’s New In The Apple Orchard

Well, if you haven’t been following, there have been some pretty big things happening with Apple recently. Snow Leopard, or OSX 10.6, was released a few weeks ago.  I upgraded my MacBook Pro, but there’s not much to write home about for average users.  In fact,...

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24 Aug Microsoft SYNC

I seem to go through cars far too quickly.  My latest is a 2010 Ford Fusion with the Microsoft SYNC system, which is a geek’s dream! Since I moved to this town seven years ago, I have gone through many cars.  There was the ‘97 Camry,...

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06 Aug Down Goes Twitter

By the looks of it, twitter is having some serious issues today. The popular microblogging site, which I occasionally make use of, has been down by my watch for about 90 minutes now, or since 9am ET. Twitter doesn’t have a huge staff – i’m told...

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