Microsoft OneNote for Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Office team at Microsoft announced three updates to OneNote today : a Mac version, a freemium model (both OneNote 2013 for Windows and the new OneNote for Mac are free, with premium features available by subscription), and a new API for the cloud service. OneNote for Mac.

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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. And some features from 2011 have been eliminated in the first release, which is causing some consternation for Mac users. ).

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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. It is, however, only for IBM’s cloud offering at the moment; on-premises Connections isn’t supported yet. IBM Connections

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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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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. What is this thing called Jing? Video tour. The concept of Jing is the always-ready program that instantly captures and shares images and videoâ?¦from

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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. Perhaps it's something about being 40 now.

Mac Tip #1: MacBreakZ - Healthy Computing Made Fun


Why using my Mac? Plenty of times I get people looking at me with weird looks when I tell them I work for IBM and I use a Mac. Mac Tip #1: MacBreakZ - Healthy Computing Made Fun. To me, on the Mac, that lovely tool that looks after my health is MacBreakZ.

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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. HandBrake – Rip DVDs to Mac/iPhone/iPad friendly format. What are your must-have Mac apps?

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. This is a huge milestone that will enable us to continue moving forward with Messenger for Mac development. ".

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. One of them hasn’t made it just yet into the Mac world (So I will not mention it this time around, waiting for that time when it is finally there!),

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. Outlook for Mac is coming, with "Entourage" going away. From the little that is shown in the video, Outlook for Mac is starting to bring email and calendar together.

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. On the Mac, you type a reminder to yourself; it appears simultaneously on your iPhone. Read more: Apple's Mountain Lion Makes the Mac More Like the iPad.

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

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. Here are some of the ten more reasons to use a Mac for your business (from PCW) that I like. With Snow Leopard restoring to the original location is now an option on the Mac as well.

Green Chameleon » Going over to the Mac Side

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Going over to the Mac Side If anybody has noticed an increased posting frequency over the past few days (anybody?),

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). ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today!

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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. [.]. Community Cultivation

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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. Capabilities: “ (1) Document management: where Mac users may have previously relied on thumb drives or unmanaged emails that in turn had repercussions on version management and reconciliation of documents, Briefcase for Mac brings Mac users into the company’s SharePoint ecosystem.

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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.

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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. The Mac just does what you want it to do. I have a friend who has just switched to a Mac.

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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Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

Eventually it will be available on other platforms, but we’re starting with Kindle since free Kindle apps are available on Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry, Android and Windows Phone 7! It has been a while in coming!

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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. This means that while they are browsing for files in a Library, users can click on “Edit” in the browser and the file will open with the user’s favorite local editor. For example, a Word document, will be opened with the desktop app of Office 365.

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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. One of the promises of cloud services is that you always have the latest stuff available.

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How to Avoid Multitasking – The Pomodoro Technique


And if you would want to take a look further and take it for a spin yourself, like I have started doing in the last couple of days, if you are using a Mac, you could use Pomodoro for Mac , which works beautifully.

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. blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Frankly… From Grandad.

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. One of them being Windows.

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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.

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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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. A quick search of the Mac App Store found the Seavus Project Viewer , which opened the Project file with almost 100% fidelity (it didn’t show some of the task coloring).

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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. I have a tools list (both in a booklet and online in diigo) to try out and I never find the time or have the idea that I''ve tested enough tools.

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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. I could also learn this by going to colleagues who have a mac and are willing to share.

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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". Nokia and Microsoft intend to jointly create market-leading mobile products and services designed to offer consumers, operators and developers unrivalled choice and opportunity.

Let the music begin

Viv Mcwaters

The World Keep on Turning (Fleetwood Mac) – even while workshops happen! Jigsaw Puzzle Blues (Fleetwood Mac) – for all those people who don’t like ‘those’ sorts of activities.

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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.” ” The widespread availability of cloud services that offer massive storage capacity combined with the diminishing size of local hard drives due to the high adoption of tablets and extremely lightweight computers means that those lines are not so clear now.

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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.” ” The widespread availability of cloud services that offer massive storage capacity combined with the diminishing size of local hard drives due to the high adoption of tablets and extremely lightweight computers means that those lines are not so clear now.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


Mostly accessed through Tweetbot (whether on iOS or Mac), is where I spend most of my online time on social networks today, even more so nowadays after nearly 6 weeks of running a rather fascinating experiment that’s certainly helped me challenge the status quo of how we all use it.

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"A Windows Tablet that does Speech and Handwriting Recognition. Did I mention it must run Windows?" - An Accountant's Dream

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mac is a no-go. - I met with my accountant earlier today - the New Zealand government is changing a few things in the area of company law, so I had to discuss what's going to happen to my company. After that was sorted, I met the senior partner, and he was quite interested in my iPad.

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