Mac OS X 10.8 - Mountain Lion

Michael Sampson - Currents

This new Messages app replaces the venerable iChat. Or, actually, adds onto it; all the old iChat features are still there. 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.


"PPPSSEOT(3)SIL: Please, please, please stop sending e-mails over three (3) sentences in length"

Endless Knots

If it makes you laugh once (yes, lol), it's a pretty funny piece. Twice, well, you're thanking Martin Marks, for " E-mail Auto-Response " in October 25, 2010, New Yorker. Some lols: "Thank you for your e-mail, which, if it is under three (3) sentences long, I have read.


GeekDoctor: Leading by clicking around

Endless Knots

I live by Blackberry, laptop and conferencing technologies (Webex, iChat, Telepresence) Q: What do you find most difficult as a "virtual" leader? I'm doing a webcast on virtual leadership in a couple of weeks for eighty people, all situated virtually and all around the world. The link between the executive sponsoring the event and me me will be via Cisco's Telepresence -- though for everyone else, thank heavens, I won't be in high def.


The Leading Virtually Digest, February 8, 2009

Leading Virtually

The article’s author found that alternatives to Skype (iChat, Oovoo, and Sightspeed) did not match Skype’s immediacy or audio and video performance. What: Financial Times special report about the current downturn offering opportunities for distributing leadership and the use of flexible virtual teams.


Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Our industry has come so far from the days when you used eShare for chat and webcrossing for forums… iChat if you were a non-profit.