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Is Apple being mean to Google, or Google being sloppy?

Friday, Aug 10, 2012
Tags: Apple macOS Google CardDAV Address Book

For a long time (since I ended my subscription) I’ve been using Google/GMail as the main repository for address book data. It worked quite well for some months, but the last 3-4 months I’ve been having quite a few issues. First I tested Cobook (an app in Mac App Store), it fetches pictures etc. from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and so on. Bad idea, because it pulled the birthdays of all my Facebook contacts.

Linux and UNIX

Sunday, Nov 14, 2010
Tags: macOS Apps Operating Systems

Welcome to my Linux page. I have worked with both UNIX and Linux for many years.I love the “UNIX way” of doing certain things, and I like much of the philosophy behind UNIX (and Linux), for example how one make lots of small tools, which when they are combined can have fantastic results … If you’re looking into which UNIX or Linux distribution you should choose, take a look at my article Which UNIX or Linux Distribution is The Best?

Nisus Writer Pro Tip: Same Page Section Breaks

Thursday, May 27, 2010
Tags: macOS Word Processors Apps Tips

2010-05-27 22:07 Filed in: [Computer Geek]( /category-computer-geek.html) Nisus Writer Pro continues to impress me. I had a small bug and contacted support. I quickly received a reply with a nice workaround. In the same support request I mentioned a feature request. The request was well received, but I also received back a suggestion of an alternative way of achieving what I wanted: A simple way of splitting some text into columns.