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MS Word Annoyance 2045

Microsoft Word crashes often with this error message which cannot be clicked away. Force quit of the application leads to system instability. Restart required, do not wait. Crap.

Microsoft Word for Mac Annoyance # 2044

Enabling Autosave for Microsoft Word 2011 causes the error message “The disk is full trying to write to xxxx, Free some spaceā€¦..”. Some weeks I don’t get it, and other weeks, it happens all the time. But it’s very annoying. Happened on Snow Leopard before I upgraded to Lion. Running the latest patches. And the […]

LinkedIn – Using Your Name to Endorse Their Advertisements

LinkedIn is pulling a Facebook on privacy. Here’s how it works, when you follow or like a company on LinkedIn, they will use your name and image to endorse advertisements that place for that company. To wit: When LinkedIn members recommend people and services, follow companies, or take other actions, their name/photo may show up […]

FT admits ‘Mexican standoff’ with Apple | Media | guardian.co.uk

The FT refuses to pay 30% to Apple: “It would be a backward step for us to go into relationships where we are denied access directly to readers, the existing business has been driven by that,” Grimshaw said. “We are also wary what we pay to third parties. With the existing model we don’t pay […]

Microsoft Word for Mac Annoyance # 2040

Did I mention how much I despise and loathe Microsoft Office ? Here is reason 2040 to continue to loathe the product. Cannot cut and paste in the Find or Replace fields. Stupid. Stupid. Stupid.