Excel for Mac Plus Excel MVPs

Michael Sampson - Currents

The above video presents recents updates in Excel for Mac, and at the end, has some short interviews with the Excel MVPs at the recent MVP Summit. Excel Table Talk Episode 6.

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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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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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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?

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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.

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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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Mac Tip #3: TextExpander - Mac Typing Shortcut Utility Saves You Time!

Elsua

Yes, indeed, I am talking about the superb TextExpander , your next best friend on the Mac! Tags: Productivity Tools Personal KM Knowledge Tools Knowledge Snippets Mac-Tips Tools and Gadgets General Interest Mac

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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.

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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.

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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. ".

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

Elsua

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!),

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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

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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.

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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. Brainstorming mode - for quick entry of ideas. WYSIWYG printing - for tighter control over what the map looks like when you print it.

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Green Chameleon » Going over to the Mac Side

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com 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?),

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Openness, constraint and emergence

Jenny Connected

I have been thinking about this further over the past week or so in relation to the work of two artists – Jackson Mac Low, the American poet, performance artist, composer and playwright and Edmund de Waal, the British ceramic artist and author. Openness does not mean that anything goes.

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

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

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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Brake's Bunch of Mac apps

Engaging

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. Tools

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Brake's Bunch of Mac apps

Engaging

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.

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Green Chameleon » Consciousness

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com 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.

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How to Livestream a Canon EOS M50 eg YouTube or Facebook Live

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Camera Live for Mac, Windows has Sparkocam. On my Mac, Camera Live says ACTIVE above the camera name. MAC Camera to Apple Mac [link]. PLUS FREE STREAMING SOFTWARE OBS for Mac or PC [link].

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

2008 100

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.

2008 100

Can Virtual Teams Afford the Hardware for Their Software?

Leading Virtually

Unfortunately, the article does not discuss any recent developments with Linux distributions, but for those of us using Windows or Mac OS, here is what we can expect: Windows is upgrading the much-maligned Vista to Windows 7. Mac is updating OS X Leopard to OS X Snow Leopard. Snow Leopard is also rumored to be Intel Mac compatible only.

Electric Gadget Inter-City Challenges

Portals and KM

San Francisco has more Mac OS computers (94% more). 54% more Mac OS computers. Chicago: 23% more Macs. The West coast has more Macs and iPhones. Now I am counter culture as I live in Boston and have a Mac and an iPhone Retrevo does some interesting surveys that I have covered before. Their new Gadget Census study pits the following U.S. cities against each other to see who has the most consumer electronics per capita.

Co-Authoring in Excel – the 2017 Update

Michael Sampson - Currents

We’re also working on co-authoring in Excel for the Mac—stay tuned for more! This is valid for Excel for Windows, but not yet for co-authoring in Excel for Mac (although this was promised in March, so it is apparently still coming).

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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!

2012 211

Things for the Apple Watch

Michael Sampson - Currents

– Automatically syncs with Things on your Mac and iPad. Cultured Code released an update to its Things task manager to support the Apple Watch: – Have all of your to-dos for the day easily accessible on your wrist, and mark them complete as you go.

2015 136

Blog>> Consciousness

Green Chameleon

I’m a very happy Mac user. The reason it’s so hard to go back from a Mac to a PC is that it’s hard to go from effortlessness to trying to figure out how to make the PC do what you want it to do. The Mac just does what you want it to do.

2009 130

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.

2011 159

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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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). Meet.fm (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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News Updates (October 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

SharePoint and Mac. The Mac BU at Microsoft is working on an offline SharePoint tool for Mac users, but it's not just a Mac edition of SharePoint Workspace. " It will not be a Mac equivalent of Groove, the Office collaboration desktop client that will become SharePoint Workspace in the upcoming Office 2010, the SharePoint team told ZDNet UK. The promised tool also will not offer Groove's existing peer-to-peer features on the Mac.

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News Updates (February 12, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Office for Mac 2011. Microsoft announced details of Office for Mac 2011, with plans for better compatibility with Windows, improved collaboration tools, and a better UI. Also, as Microsoft announced last August, the suite will include Outlook for Mac, which replaces Entourage as Office's e-mail client. Aim: to make the Windows and Mac editions more functionally compatible. The Ribbon is coming to Office for Mac. - More Lotus on iPhones and Macs.

2010 104

Creative screencasting

Joitske Hulsebosch

Function Software Recording screencasts Screenr (free and paid versions) Jing (free and paid versions), Screencast-o-matic (free and paid versions), Screenflow (for mac, 99 dollar), Camtasia (available for mac and windows roughly 100 euros), Windows media encoder.

2012 182

How to Avoid Multitasking – The Pomodoro Technique

Elsua

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.

2010 228

Ed on Living Microsoft Free

Michael Sampson - Currents

But the four Macs - 2x Mac Mini and 2x iMacs - are used a lot. I've written my three books in Word on the Mac. I have helped various people switch from Windows to Mac over recent years - including my Dad to an iMac 27 last year. He emailed me last month to say he was having problems with applications quitting on his Mac, and he said "I thought this didn't happen on Macs." Indeed, it was Word 2011 for Mac.

A Week into Things

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'd like to see that come along, so I could then have multiple Mac computers sharing the same Things data. Link: Things for Mac. My home-built system for tracking projects and actions started to die.

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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.

2015 260

The Apple is Going Rotten

Michael Sampson - Currents

In light of the recent updates to Mac OS X, the iPhone, Apple Pages and Keynote, etc., Lawrence Lessig writes that it may be time to leave : " So this has been a week from Apple hell. Apple did a major upgrade of its suite of software — from the operating system through applications. Stupidly (really, inexcusably stupid), I upgraded immediately. Every Apple-related product I use has been crippled in important ways.

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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.

2013 213

MacBook Pro – The Down to Earth Experience

Elsua

Fortunately, I could restart the Mac and hope for the best. Specially, these: No matter how cool and efficient / effective Macs are, they will also fail eventually! I must move all remaining critical data from my Mac into the cloud! Even Macs!

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