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Don’t Invite Your Staff On Holiday With You

Posted by Mike, August 16th, 2010
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Google Calendar makes it VERY easy to share your calendar with your staff and for most the default is “open to all within my organisation” (this can be changed organisation wide or for your own calendars). This ease of sharing can, for some, be a new ability and old habits can be hard to get [...]

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Bye Bye Google Wave, It Was Nice Knowing You

Posted by Mike, August 5th, 2010
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So Google has finally bitten the bullet and closed down the Google Wave product team, Update on Google Wave: But despite these wins, and numerous loyal fans, Wave has not seen the user adoption we would have liked. We don’t plan to continue developing Wave as a standalone product, but we will maintain the site [...]

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Google Apps Gets Improved Control

Posted by Dave, July 21st, 2010
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This morning, Google have announced their new user policy management for Google Apps. This has been coming a while now and is a welcome introduction. For me however, this is made doubly exciting due to the changes that are coming in the next few months, namely the merging of Google Apps, and the Google consumer [...]

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Waving It At The Canterbury Software Cluster

Posted by Mike, July 20th, 2010
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I am honoured to have been asked to give a talk at the annual Canterbury Software Summit, a “get-together of the top software industry representatives from Canterbury and the wider NZ community”. I understand last year there were over 150 attendees and it was a roaring success so here’s to a cracker on September 7th [...]

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Online Collaboration On A Document – A Great Story

Posted by Mike, July 13th, 2010
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Sometime ago a few of the WaveAdept team were over in Sydney working hard (that’s our story and we’re sticking with it!). Whilst over in the Great West Island we stumbled over an opportunity that we believed the team really should have a crack at … but we only had an afternoon to gather our [...]

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