I take a walkthrough on the new iOS update for IBM Connections. I liked the speed of interacting with the client. I do feel there was some UI challenges and I never recall seeing any closed beta testing of features and functions which might have been helpful. Watch the full review above to experience it for a first time as I do.
Copy.com offers 15GB free cloud storage to new accounts - link inside
Thu, May 16th 2013 12:06p Chris Miller I have been using Copy.com as an alternative to Dropbox for splitting work and personal storage. Right now Copy.com is offering 15GB free cloud storage for new accounts. The performance of the service on Copy.com has been great. Upload speeds have been quick and folder management easy. I am waiting on their mobile apps to be released to make it even better. All the sites offer different upgrades and enhancements like password protection of files, expiring shared links, and more. So why d [read] Keywords: mobile
IamLUG 2013 Keynote replay now available
Tue, May 14th 2013 10:03a Chris Miller The IamLUG 2013 keynote with Louis Richardson of IBM and Kirk Bowman of Zipline is now available for replay on YouTube. Louis is an excellent storyteller and social whisperer that draws you in covering creative ideas. Kirk follows with making good social choices. This is an excellent keynote for technical and managers alike. Subscribe to all of the Spiked Studio / IdoNotes shows on YouTube. You can also subscribe to the keynote playlist and catch up on may user group keynote events. [read] Keywords: ibm
IBM.com Connections servers gets it first spammer
Sat, May 4th 2013 11:19p Chris Miller A large number of us received some spam notices from the IBM.com Connections server this past week. I was surprised to see this enter my stream and send my email notifications from the main IBM Connections environment: naomi bashir posted a message to you: naomi bashir Hello dear new friend, My name is Naomi Bashir a good looking girl.I have a special reason of contacting you which i will make known to you, Please write to my email address box: (firstname.lastname@example.org)so that I will tell you [read] Keywords: connections
IamLUG 2013 streaming keynote and more slots opened to register!
Thu, May 2nd 2013 1:45p Chris Miller IamLUG 2013 will be live streaming the keynote on the IamLUG channel on uStream. There are also new slots open to attend! Link to the live streaming blog post Link to the IamLUG uStream channel Additional slots have opened for IamLUG due to some late sponsor additions and a couple cancellations. If you have been debating coming to IamLUG 2013, for some strange reason, then grab one of the spots now. Two days of free event followed by TackItOn (optional) deep tech training from Teamstudio [read] Keywords:
Energizer LED Pop Up 360 Area Lantern with Light Fusion Technology review
Wed, Apr 24th 2013 10:18a Chris Miller The Energizer LED Pop Up 360 Area Lantern with Light Fusion Technology was bright with 150 lumens and was a very weak area light when on the lowest dimmable lamp setting. In mixed usage I got under 100 hours on a single set of 4 AA batteries. With the rubber case it is supposedly water resistant. I was a bit wary to test that but I can see where they put the rubber seal around the bottom near the batteries for added protection. With the rest being plastic, there is not much to damage. The ru [read] Keywords:
Finding sanity, ViewAdmin2013 and Boston
Tue, Apr 23rd 2013 8:29a Chris Miller I landed on Monday afternoon into Boston for ViewAdmin 2013 in a very rushed, fast and hard landing on American Airlines. We all looked expectantly at each other in my row asking the WTF question. That was soon answered as we sat on the taxi way and everyone, I do mean almost everyone's, cellphones began ringing, vibrating and receiving text messages. You know the rest of this part of the story. With magic, WIS pulled off the ViewAdmin2013 conference with jumpstarts and three days of sessi [read] Keywords: security
Replay for What’s New in IBM Domino Designer 9.0 now online
Wed, Apr 17th 2013 7:17a Chris Miller Watch the What's New in IBM Domino Designer 9.0 webcast replay with Paul Calhoun and Kathy Brown from Consultant In Your Pocket. Brought to you by IamLUG. Watch the replay and subscribe to the Consultant In Your Pocket playlist on YouTube or the entire IdoNotes channel. You can stream any previous webcast at the Consultant In Your Pocket site and on YouTube. Recent webcasts include: What's New in IBM Domino, Notes, Traveler and XWork Server 9.0 What's New in Notes, Domino, Traveler 8. [read] Keywords: domino
Webcast tomorrow for What’s New in Domino Designer 9.0