March 14th, 2011

full steam ahead

My tweets

  • Sun, 16:43: Dim sum with friends - the ideal Sunday lunch? Yum ;-)
  • Sun, 16:44: Our neighbour is shipping a HUGE box; to the institute of nanotechnology. Shouldn't it be tiny?
  • Sun, 16:46: @dhmorton and I hadn't had to use my trademark hard stare all day...
  • Sun, 16:49: @cwilso because telling your customers what you actually do is never a bad idea...
  • Sun, 18:54: it's the AutoAnnoyer; the AutoPopupper RT @loydcase: Why is it called the "Java autoupdater" if it doesn't, well, auto update?
  • Sun, 19:42: protecting libraries; keep statutory legal protection that stops councils slashing libraries w'out oversight http://see.sc/kpHCki
  • Sun, 19:46: phew; thought fitting custom earpiees to my beloved #etymotic headphones had killed them, changing filters might have fixed it
  • Sun, 20:45: does happy dance; changing filters has indeed fixed volume loss in my wonderful #etymotic hf2s and custom inserts have awesome n isolation
  • Sun, 20:49: 5am UK tuesday RT @jackschofield: Tomorrow (Monday) @IE Internet Explorer 9 will be available for download at 9pm Pacific time... #microsoft
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IT Pro: Windows Intune, biometric authentication and Office 365 – change your IT priorities

Windows Intune: managing the small business or the distributed enterprise just got a lot easier, but Intune needs to add more features (and yes, they’re coming)
http://www.itpro.co.uk/632281/microsoft-windows-intune-review

Biometric authentication: you have a fingerprint reader inf your business laptops so why aren’t you using it to protect your business and cut your helpdesk costs? After all, most users have 10-plus work passwords and they only thing they memorise is the helpdesk number…

http://www.itpro.co.uk/632776/biometric-authentication-the-key-to-keeping-businesses-and-users-happy


First Look: Office 365 and why it’s not worth running your own Exchange server any more

http://www.itpro.co.uk/632899/office-365-review-first-look