Category Archives: Computers

Microsoft Onenote cut from 15Gig down to 5!

Whaaaaaat? This could have a big impact on my love for Onenote! Microsoft are cutting their free cloud storage from 15G to just 5G. Not an issue yet, but do I really want to commit to Onenote if they’re still … Continue reading

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Libreoffice password opens locked Microsoft Office files

Hi all, for the last few years I’ve been using Microsoft Office365 for business reasons. But since Microsoft took 5 years to update office for mac, we’ve decided most of us can switch back to Libreoffice. We’ll outright buy Microsoft Office … Continue reading

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Evernote V Onenote: Onenote wins for my purposes!

I *had* given up on Onenote. I thought it would let me do everything I wanted (like ‘Find & Replace’) with the Onetastic extension, but I use Mac and Onetastic only works on Windows7. Mac doesn’t even seem to let … Continue reading

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Who is moving across to Google+

Genuine question: why are you using Google+ and what are you using it for? Google have done a few things recently to annoy their users. They’ve killed off iGoogle, and then they’ve forced Youtube customers to post onto Youtube through … Continue reading

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Attention Open Source fans: what have I missed

What fundamental argument for a worldwide Open Source standard have I missed? https://eclipsenow.wordpress.com/open-source/

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Aaron Swartz dead

The ABC reports: Amidst many other farewells and epitaphs, a favourite Science Fiction author and digital activist of mine, Cory Doctorow, says: Fellow technology activist Cory Doctorow met Swartz at age 14 or 15. “In so many ways, he was … Continue reading

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I’m using sub-headings in my menu bar now

OK, sometimes I can be a bit slow to learn new software. Something cool I just learnt about wordpress: the menu function is smart. When I use the menu function for my summary pages it looks this long list of … Continue reading

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