The Tone of the WWDC Keynote
One thing I wanted to mention in my post about WWDC last night… did anyone feel that the tone of the overall keynote was different? It felt a little more relaxed and fun. It seems like Tim Cook has encouraged his staff to be more relaxed and at ease with what they are doing. There…
Pixar releases RenderMan for free
Pixar is releasing RenderMan, the 3D tool behind its films, for free… noncommercial use only. Make a note to pick it up around SIGGRAPH 2014!
WWDC 2014 Next Week
Happy Friday! Next week is Apple’s WWDC event. We’ll be getting more clues from them on what’s next on the agenda. They’ll even be streaming it live.https://www.apple.com/apple-events/june-2014/What would you like to see them do this year?
Microsoft’s Settled for Relevance
This post summarizes my thoughts on Nadella’s Microsoft very nicely. When OneDrive gets provider-side encryption and an API that puts it on par with Dropbox… the war is really on.
Presenting… the new TurfScout!
The awesome folks over at TurfScout have been hard at work on updating their software. They felt like it was also time to pull together a rebranding effort. They got in touch with us and we put our heads together. The end result is a rebranding of the logo, print materials and a sleek new…
Lync 14.0.6 update may not install
This morning I was alerted to Microsoft’s update of Lync 2011 for Mac. They’ve released 14.0.6, which apparently fixes three relatively minor issues. However, the bloody thing doesn’t seem to install. I clicked the link in the update notice and discovered that it’s going to the 14.0.5 update. I already have 14.0.5, so that makes…
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facebook’s other shoe
There’s been quite a bit of talk in the tech community about the recent Facebook changes. They’ve changed a lot and of course, as usual, there’s been plenty of rage. According to what I’ve read, they’re not finished with the changes. Much more is coming. But I wanted to address one particular component to the…
Shared Contacts in Lion Server
There seems to be a great deal of misunderstanding around Apple’s “shared contacts” feature in Lion. If you spend some time searching the Apple Community forums and blogs, lots of folks are claiming that Apple has performed a feat of false advertising over this need. Indeed, sharing contacts across an organization is a pretty big…
Rest in Peace, Jeffrey Rosado
It is with extreme sadness that we must announce that Jeffrey Rosado, creator, proprietor and producer of “The Culture of Pop” and “The DVD Marquee” has passed away this evening. Rest in peace, Jeff. We will miss you good friend.