Spark Ideas launched at AusLUG 2012 from the Nerd Girls. One of the speakers was Tony Holder explaining how hiking has changed the person he is today.
With the huge success of Spark Ideas from Lotusphere, the Nerd Girls have continued on at the various user group events. At AusLUG 2012 in Melbourne, Australia another round was done and Spiked Studio captured them all.
Case Logic iPad Case IFOL-301 review
Wed, Dec 18th 2013 12:10p Chris Miller The Case Logic iPad Case (model IFOL-301) comes in multiple colors and offers a few different angles in landscape mode. This is not a portrait mode case. This Case Logic iPad Case (model IFOL-301) includes a magnetic cover for sleep mode but no latch to keep it shut. It also sits nicely in the grooved notches on the inside of the cover giving you a few different options. It also provides a hard back shell for the back of the iPad for added support. All the necessary ports are exposed. [read] Keywords: protector
Sending Meeting Invites to the Entire Company at Once
Tue, Dec 17th 2013 10:12a Chris Miller I received an email on someone asking about sending a meeting invite to the entire company via IBM Lotus Notes. If you are doing something like this I presume you wouldn't want responses back. Broadcast announcements are the solution to this problem as long as you have the required groups you can send to defined in your directory. Read more on this via my article on SocialBizUg (yo) Go join my IdoNotes Network Facebook page, Instagram or YouTube channels, I am trying to grow those too :-) [read] Keywords: domino
TP-LINK TL-WN823N 300Mbps Wireless Mini USB Adapter review
Mon, Dec 16th 2013 1:50p Chris Miller The TP-LINK TL-WN823N 300Mbps Wireless Mini USB Adapter is an awesome add-on for laptops that have older wireless cards or ones that need a wifi boost in range. It brings speeds up to 300 Mbps with Windows and Mac support. The TP-LINK TL-WN823N 300Mbps Wireless Mini USB Adapter is about the length of two US pennies laid side by side. However, this means that it does stick out the side of the laptop and is not flush with the USB port. Otherwise the esthetics of the device are clean including t [read] Keywords: laptop
What Is an IBM Champion?
Mon, Dec 16th 2013 9:13a Chris Miller First of all thanks to anyone who nominated me as an IBM Champion for 2014. I am honored to have that designation once again. However, I reached out to other Champions for my SocialBizUg (yo) article to see what it meant to them. Here is a Champion quote that arrived just after the article published and you can read the entire article on SocialBizUG. Tim Clark Being an IBM Champion add kudos and credibility to me and my consultancy as we are quite new in the marketplace. It's also very re [read] Keywords: ibm
Free IBM Collaboration Solutions Certification Testing at IBM Connect 2014
Thu, Dec 12th 2013 3:10p Chris Miller IBM has announced that at IBM Connect 2014 there will be FREE certification testing. Unlimited free! Yes free certification testing for IBM Collaboration Solutions software One of the biggest draws at this event has always been the certification testing and prep labs. IBM is pleased to announce, for the very first time, that unlimited complimentary IBM Collaboration Solutions exams will be available for all registered attendees for the duration of the conference. All other Software Group exa [read] Keywords: collaboration
3M Easy-On Privacy Filter and Screen Protector for the Apple iPad review
Wed, Dec 11th 2013 9:44a Chris Miller The 3M Easy-On Privacy Filter and Screen Protector for the Apple iPad lives up to it's name. The adhesive corner tabs allow you to take the screen on and off the iPad for numerous applications. The privacy feature performs great as 3M has been in this market for laptops for a long time already. Moving to tablets and other mobile devices was just fitting the protector to the right sizes. Note that this privacy screen comes in two different formats based on how you want the screen protect [read] Keywords: protector
IBM is transitioning from Prometric to Pearson VUE for testing services
Tue, Dec 10th 2013 10:12a Chris Miller I received the notice twice today that IBM is transitioning from Prometric to Pearson VUE for testing services effective January 2, 2014. The IBM Professional Certification Program will transition certification and mastery exam delivery to Pearson VUE (PVUE) on January 2, 2014. There will be no disruption to your ability to take and report your exams. As always our goal is to make this transition as easy as possible for IBM testing candidates, and if you have taken an IBM exam in the past, you [read] Keywords: domino
IBM announces the 2014 IBM Champions for ICS
Thu, Dec 5th 2013 11:58a Chris Miller IBM announced today the new IBM Champions for ICS for 2014. I am thankful to everyone (or anyone) that nominated me to return as a Champion. These individuals are non-IBMers who evangelize IBM solutions, share their knowledge and help grow the community of professionals who are focused on social business and IBM Collaboration Solutions. IBM Champions spend a considerable amount of their own time, energy and resources on community efforts — organizing and leading user group events, answer [read] Keywords: collaboration