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To the right To the right... still irreplaceable
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I sell software... not judgment
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AppsFidelity 3.1 - Attachment icons in Cyrillic
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Such a small thing... right%3F
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Fidelity matters - Tel Aviv edition
Wed, Apr 22nd 2015 339
First Verse - Video of my first test of IBM Verse
Wed, Apr 22nd 2015 283
To the right To the right... still irreplaceable
Fri, Apr 17th 2015 101
I sell software... not judgment
Thu, Apr 16th 2015 68
Such a small thing... right%3F
Tue, Apr 14th 2015 39
AppsFidelity 3.1 - Attachment icons in Cyrillic
Tue, Apr 14th 2015 24
Ankündigung einer Fusion - Fidelity matters
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The three questions I have about Verse
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First Verse - Video of my first test of IBM Verse
Wed, Apr 22nd 2015 5:37p   Ben Langhinrichs
I just got my account today (or rather, just found the email saying it was set up on the 17th), so I decided to record my very first email to IBM verse and my experience with it. Since I have been curious how IBM verse would handle highly formatted email, I went ahead and sent several emails through CoexLinks Fidelity to see how Verse would handle them. Remember, I recorded this straight through, and while I edited it down to make it brief and recorded the narration after that, this is my first
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Fidelity matters - Tel Aviv edition
Wed, Apr 22nd 2015 6:43a   Ben Langhinrichs
In case you wonder how collapsed sections render with CoexLinks Fidelity (the kind of thing we have to worry about so you don't have to), remember that whatever we do in Tulsa, we also have to do in Tel Aviv, except backwards in heels, er, I mean right to left. If you don't read Hebrew (I certainly don't), concentrate on the shape of the section titles... or just notice that the section titles are completely missing in the Notes rendering. No matter how important the section title is for cat
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To the right To the right... still irreplaceable
Fri, Apr 17th 2015 12:46p   Ben Langhinrichs
Even when your language is read right-to-left as with Hebrew or Arabic and your tabs on your tabbed table are on the right, the text in those tabs have meaning, but when a tabbed table is sent with standard Notes cllient MIME rendering, the tabs are lost along with other relevant features. With CoexLinks Fidelity, you get a rendering which makes sense. See if you can find all the differences (aside from the tabs being missing). You can try CoexLinks Fidelity just by requesting an evaluation lic
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I sell software... not judgment
Thu, Apr 16th 2015 12:08p   Ben Langhinrichs
I own a business. I sell software, not judgment. It should hardly need to be said, but in this day and age it seems to be necessary. I will sell my software to anybody with money to buy it, be they gay or straight (cis) or bi or transgender, Muslim or Hindu or Atheist or Christian or Wiccan or Jewish or Druid, tall or short or adverse to relative measurements, in Brazil or Russia or the U.S. or Finland, hyperconservative or bleeding heart liberal, pro-whatever or anti-whatever else.I'm not no
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AppsFidelity 3.1 - Attachment icons in Cyrillic
Tue, Apr 14th 2015 1:54p   Ben Langhinrichs
As a follow up to my post on attachment icons in the web-based IBM Discussion database, one customer asked about Cyrillic attachment names and tabbed tables. This brief one minute demo shows those in the standard Discussion database, though AppsFidelity will support the same functionality with both Classic and XPage custom databases. You can try out AppsFidelity 3.1 for yourself. Request an evaluation license today. Best viewed in HD. Closed captions are provided for following in English or im
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Tue, Apr 14th 2015 1:41p   Ben Langhinrichs
As a follow up to my post on attachment icons in the web-based IBM Discussion database, one customer asked about Cyrillic attachment names and tabbed tables. This brief one minute demo shows those in the standard Discussion database, though AppsFidelity will support the same functionality with both Classic and XPage custom databases. You can try out AppsFidelity 3.1 for yourself. Request an evaluation license today. Best viewed in HD. Closed captions are provided for following in English or im
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Such a small thing... right%3F
Tue, Apr 14th 2015 7:31a   Ben Langhinrichs
One of the most requested and most popular features of AppsFidelity is such a small thing, yet difficult enough to manage that IBM has never added it despite customer requests from some very large customers. Simply put, file attachments on the web should show the way they do in Notes, in the place where a user put them. In this very brief demo, I show how AppsFidelity 3.1 not only puts the file icons where they below, it also allows you to edit the document and save it, still preserving this rel
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The three questions I have about Verse
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 10:38a   Ben Langhinrichs
A lot has been written about IBM Verse, positive and negative. Some articles and posts have applauded or derided technical details. Others have focused on social aspects and whether IBM Verse is properly engineered for different sizes and styles of organizations. Still more have focused on the competitive aspects, and whether IBM is capable of going up against Google's Gmail/Google Apps and Microsoft's Office 365. But the questions I have are perhaps higher level. #1) Do those of us in the I
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Ankündigung einer Fusion - Fidelity matters
Mon, Feb 9th 2015 12:57p   Ben Langhinrichs
In any language, fidelity matters, especially when the loss of fidelity includes the loss of important information. Even if you don't read German, you can see that the section titles are lost and large amounts of space left in their places with standard Traveler. Note, this is a different issue than the loss of section titles with the Notes client rendering which are totally lost. In this case, they simply don't appear because the text is white on a dark background and the section background i
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Colorful road map-ish thing
Thu, Feb 5th 2015 12:10p   Ben Langhinrichs
I thought it might be useful to see a general overview of how the Genii Software products (current and future) work together and overlap. Then, my natural color blindness and lack of UI sensibility struck. I might have also eaten too much leftover pretzels and dip from our Super Bowl party, So, for what it is worth, this is how I see the world. Welcome to my brain. The AppsFidelity part is coming very soon, but tentative marketing-speak blah blah blah at your on risk blah blah blah.




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