Category: Technology

Why Gmail is Rejecting Your Newsletter

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Today marks the day that Gmail will  join Hotmail, Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL and many other email providers in rejecting emails that aren’t sent from their own servers. Why Are They Rejecting My Emails? Many email providers have set up special policies in their email server software that will reject emails that are not sent from their own engines…. Read more »

iPad Printing

I have a great printer.  It does everything I need it to do except it isn’t AirShare compatible. That means I can’t print from my iPad using AirShare.  I also use my iPad away from from my normal WIFI connection quite a bit.  Enter Dropbox, my Mac with an Automator folder action and an app… Read more »

Steve Jobs – Rest in Peace

Many years ago I did a bit of programming on a hugely expensive computer named Lisa. Years later, i saved up to buy my first Mac. It had no hard disk, just double floppy drives and an amazing ability to outshine my PC. It actually spoke. A colorful IMac and laptop followed. My first Macbook… Read more »

iPhone 4 in Hand

iPhone delivered at 11:25am today. Out of the box and plugged into iTunes to activate. Session expired. Huh? I called Apple. Sure enough, he tells me that I won’t be able to activate the phone until tomorrow because that’s the official date. He tells me that the people on line that have already received and… Read more »

Twitter – Time Waster or Time Saver?

The cost of Twittter productivity is a bargain via nevillehobson.com Are Employees Twitter Away Productivity via FastCompany.com Never Mind What Twitter Costs – What’s the Cost of Twitter via PatPhelan.net If I Started Today via ChrisBrogan.com A post on what he recommends you do if you want to jump on the social bandwagon for the… Read more »

I Love My iPhone But…

I installed the 2.2 iPhone update today. I read what was on it before I installed it. Nice little touches to Google Maps, not much else. Is it asking too much for the lingering issues to be fixed? Problems With iPhone 2.2 via InfoMobile

Still Using GTD?

I’m still using GTD methods – have yet to find anything that replaces it. But I’m constantly looking for more information about it. I found the master of GTD indexes: via Marvelz.com And a list of GTD applications: via Priacta If you’re into GTD, but still love paper, David Allen is now selling paper based… Read more »

Rethinking, Restructuring

Merlin Mann, of 43folders.com fame, has been rethinking his site. I can really relate to his restructuring and rethinking of how he wants his business and site to work. We can all relate, or at least we should all relate to his thoughts and actions. If you haven’t thrown all your hard work into the… Read more »

New Ways to Blog

I can blog from my phone with PhoneBlogz I can blog from my Desktop I can blog from my iPhone I can blog from Microsoft Word I can email to my blog in WordPress or Blogger I can use Twitter to blog I can ‘automatically’ post to my blog

Word!

1. Where is your cell phone? charging 2. Your significant other? Jim 3. Your Hair? Blonde 4. Your Skin? Fair 5. Your mother? Beverly 6. Your favorite thing? Kids 7. Your dream last night? none 8. Your favorite drink? tea 9. Your dream/goal? health 10. The room you’re in? office 11. Your ex? none 12…. Read more »