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Microsoft OneNote for Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

OneNote for Mac. I haven’t used OneNote in a serious way for many years since my main computer is a Mac. API for the Cloud Service.

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Microsoft Releases a New Outlook for Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

I have been wondering over the past month whatever happened to the next version of Microsoft Office for Mac. The current version dates back to 2011, and while there is nothing inherently wrong with it, it would be nice to see some of the innovations in Office for Windows and Office 365 from the past few years applied to the Mac world.

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IBM Connections File Sync for Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM announced yesterday that the file sync and share plug-in for Mac is (finally) available. IBM Connections

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Jing Project: Visual conversation starts here. Mac or Windows.


For Mac OS X. Weblog. Send Feedback. Video Tour. Capture, record, share. Communication is evolving. Capture Images. Snap a picture of anything on your desktop. Record Video. Record video of what you do, or what you see. Share Online. Instantly uploaded. Share in email, IM, or blogs. Download. Download. For Windows. Video tour. Try it, youâ??ll

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Updates from Microsoft (OneNote on Mac and iOS, Office on iPad), and Surface Pro 3 Reviews

Michael Sampson - Currents

If you are using OneNote on your Mac, or any of the Office products on your iPad, see: - For OneNote on Mac, Microsoft released notebook access from OneDrive for Business, file insertion (PDF!), Microsoft has delivered a variety of good things during the past week, and has received a couple of good reviews of the Surface Pro 3.

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MindManager for Mac - Version 9 on Pre-Order (due June 23)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mindjet announced that Version 9 of MindManager for Mac , its mindmapping software, is now available for pre-ordering (it's available on June 23). I use MindManager on a Mac and on Windows. New and improved features include: - Slide presentations - to replace PowerPoint with an interactive map, and feedback capturing possibilities.

Must Have Mac Apps

Community Guy

I recently posted my collection of “ Must Have iPad Apps “, and I thought I’d do the same thing for my favorite Mac apps. It’s a fantastic Mac program that has has rock solid iPhone and iPad clients. Postbox – Based on Mozilla Thunderbird, this email app is a fantastic alternative to Mac Mail.

Mac Tip #2: Picasa - The Easy Way to Find, Edit and Share Your Fotos


Well, today’s Mac Tip doesn’t have much to do with email per se, but I am sure you would find it equally helpful. Just perfect!

A New Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've had two Macs for the past two and bit years; an iMac 27 for in-the-office work, and a MacBook Pro 13 for out-and-about work. The balance has worked well, but as I've been doing more workshops and seminars, I've been noticing that the 13" screen was getting too small for seeing what the next slide was going to be. The words are perfect.

Pages or Word? Query to Mac writers

Endless Knots

I'm working on a complex manuscript that includes a grabbag of writing from different places -- straightforward text, blog posts with comments, Facebook posts, emails -- the kind of digital compilation that has so many hidden characters that it has. Technology Writing

Messenger for Mac Update

Michael Sampson - Currents

Update from the Mac team at Microsoft re Microsoft Messenger: "I wanted to take a moment and share with you the progress we are making with Messenger for Mac. This year we successfully delivered Audio and Video (A/V) support in the corporate service (works with Office Communications Server) of Messenger for Mac 7.

Mac Operating System Gaining More Business Capabilities

Portals and KM

I am a long time Mac user so I was pleased to see 10 Reasons Snow Leopard Is Ready For Business. Then I used the early desktop Mac. After a long break forced by several employers, I am now back with a Mac as I make the buying decisions for my enterprise of one. Snow Leopard has native support for connecting with Exchange.

Office:Mac 2011 - Three Interesting Collaboration Capabilities

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft released the above video about upcoming capabilities in the next edition of Office for Mac. I'm looking forward to learning more.

Mac OS X 10.8 - Mountain Lion

Michael Sampson - Currents

Apple released early information about the next edition of Mac OS X : " Well, don’t look now, but Mountain Lion brings even more of the iPhone/iPad features to the Mac. The juiciest payoff here is the suite of Mac apps that now mimic what’s on the iPhone/iPad, like Reminders, Notes, Messages and Game Center. Miscellaneous

Green Chameleon » Going over to the Mac Side

Green Chameleon

the photo below should explain all… life has become so much easier all of a sudden! URLs are automatically converted into links. RSS2.0

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skype (Win, Mac, Xbox). VSee (Win, Mac). ooVoo (Win, Mac). Xykast (Win, Mac, Linux). Jitsi (Win, Mac, Linux). Fuze (Win, Mac, iOS, Android). Skype PRO (Win, Mac). TrueConf (Win, Mac). (Win, Mac, iOS, Android). Call Recorder for Skype (Mac). Vodburner (Mac). Links.

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Brake's Bunch of Mac apps


David Brake, who recently converted back to Mac, offer's Brake's Bunch - "a set of freeware, shareware and open source stuff I have accumulated over the six months." Many have Linux and Windows versions.

Getting More Than Just Support From Support Forums and Communities

Managing Communities

photo credit: tompagenet Séoghán Mac Mathúna asked: How would you recommend growing and actively engaging a community that is largely only present to seek support? Support forums and communities exist to give support. There is no getting around that and you can never forget it because if you fail at that, you fail at everything. [.].

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List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Autofollow on Social Media: On the Mac I use Auto Mouse Click. This list is not exhaustive, just what we covered in the 1 hour chat. THEIR blog.

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News Roundup – Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ Colligo Briefcase for Mac … Colligo released Colligo Briefcase for Mac , which integrates SharePoint into the Finder application on a Mac. I know the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas was over a month ago, but here’s the news I saw coming out from the show (or a bit after).

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Green Chameleon » Consciousness

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Consciousness I’m a very happy Mac user.

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Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

It has been a while in coming! People have been asking about an e-book version of Digital Habitats since it was published almost 3 years ago!

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Digital Transformation at McDonalds – Drive Through Ordering

Michael Sampson - Currents

If it is after 5pm when the order is generally 2x Big Macs with fries and a sundae, that’s what’s offered.

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oneDrum Releases Peer-to-Peer Collaboration Application for Microsoft Office #collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

There's a version available immediately for Windows, and a Mac edition with support for Office for Mac is due before the end of June 2012.

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How to Avoid Multitasking – The Pomodoro Technique


Do you still remember the article " Is Multitasking Bad for the Brain? ", ", that I put together a few weeks back over here in this blog?

Green Chameleon » Frankly…

Green Chameleon

This doesn’t happen if you’re a Mac user by the way. Posted by Patrick Lambe on 21/02/08 at 08: 52 AM | Categories: | Permalink 5 Comments so far Grandad You mean Mac users don’t suffer from apathy? Your Mac will work, thereby forcing you out of your apathy. That is claiming a lot! That’s soooo PC!

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Power Shift – People Running Companies by Apple?


I have been in the IT industry for well over 15 years now and for a good number of them I have been relying on multiple different systems. Really?

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Collaborative Thinking: Apple snags 14 percent of US-based PC retail sales in February

Collaborative Thinking

Growth in Apples personal computer business continued to outpace the industry average last month, with Macs accounting for a 14 percent unit share and 25 percent dollar share of all US-based PC retail sales, according to market research firm NPD. I think as more young people and techies get Macs the pace of adoption will accelerate.

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Round-Trip Editing in Connections Content Manager

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of the announcement around Mac Sync, Luis from IBM also mentioned that round-trip editing is available for Connections Content Manager : IBM Connections Content Manager (CCM) users can now do round-trip editing. For example, a Word document, will be opened with the desktop app of Office 365. At least that’s what I hope it means.

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The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

I use screenflow for mac, which is a paid screencasting tool. (photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money. Every week I try some new tools (like this week vialogues ) and honestly? Occasionally the high number of tools and possibilities make me restless. Which tool is missing?

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Stimulating self-directed learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

An example: my personal question is currently how I could learn handy things for my Mac computer. Be clear about the definition you use.

Developing on Cloud Time

Michael Sampson - Currents

The long time it is taking Microsoft to get a reliable Mac client for OneDrive for Business to market. are part of the negative commentary.

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Let the music begin

Viv Mcwaters

The World Keep on Turning (Fleetwood Mac) – even while workshops happen! Thank goodness for those devices, I say. What’s Going On?

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


That’s where Reeder kicks in as my preferred Mac App as newsfeed reader. And SmartCloud for Social Business does that beautifully. Openness.

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Using Machine Learning to Help Process Email – Microsoft Adds Clutter to Declutter the Inbox

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is shown across all devices and clients accessing Office 365, including the Outlook client on a PC / Mac and on mobile devices.

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Rethinking File Access

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mac – check. Where do your documents live? The answer used to be “on this computer” or “on the network file share” and sometimes “on this flash drive.” Microsoft took the second approach with the consumer OneDrive client in Windows 8.1, Placeholders – check. Windows – check.

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Rethinking File Access

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mac – check. Where do your documents live? The answer used to be “on this computer” or “on the network file share” and sometimes “on this flash drive.” Microsoft took the second approach with the consumer OneDrive client in Windows 8.1, Placeholders – check. Windows – check.

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Using Office 365 and Office Web Apps for a Project – Reflections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Congratulations to Microsoft for the very good support of Safari on the Mac in Office 365. Since there is no Office Web App for Project, the Project file downloaded to my Mac. Over the past couple of weeks I have been reviewing the findings from an internal SharePoint-based Proof of Concept run by one of my clients during 2013.

Crowdsourced Funding: How to ask for $75K but get $1.5million

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We have received glowing reviews from Wired, Gizmodo, Cult of Mac, Uncrate, GigaOM, Electronista, and many more. He wanted $75,000 he got $1.5

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Microsoft + Nokia: Can Two Losers Collaborate to Win?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Windows is no longer seen as an essential platform in business, with many individuals voting with their feet and dollars and going for Mac. Half had switched to Mac laptops. Late last week, Microsoft and Nokia announced a "broad strategic partnership to build a new global mobile ecosystem". My reaction is. Nokia is struggling.