Tag: Vitriol

  • 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 […]

  • 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.

  • Burning Bandwidth

    So yeah, I like to clip my phone to dashboard of my car when I’m driving and put Google Maps on the screen. Not because I use Google Maps (because it’s just not that great compared to a SatNav in the car) , but just to use up bandwidth on my account on my iPhone. […]

  • Rant: Microsoft Loathing – Nine Ways to Hate Their Products

    Over the last twenty years, I’ve become more and more disenchanted with Microsoft as a vendor / supplier, especially Windows. Loathing 1 – It’s still not secure Frankly, after eight major versions, hundreds of patches, multiple billions of dollars of investment and development (or so they say) we still don’t have a secure operating system. […]