The Electric Wand

Thoughts of a technology enthusiast.

May, 2013

  • Tip o’ the Week #175 – a ‘tastic OneNote add-in

    Regular ToW readers might recall a previous mention of an add-in to OneNote which provides useful additional functionality, perhaps most notably OneCalendar – which gives you a calendar view, with the titles of OneNote pages which were edited on that...
  • Tip o’ the Week #174 – Presenting tips from the pros

    This week’s tip comes after another successful “ Tech.Days Online ” session in late April, delivered by a host of specialists covering a range of developer and IT Pro topics. The Tech.Days Online programme of events is interesting in that it’s delivered...
  • Tip o’ the Week #173 – LinkedIn Contacts in Outlook

    This week’s tip focuses on the power of LinkedIn . Some people use it as their system of managing customer and partner contacts. Some find new employment by schmoozing their network – some even use it as the launchpad for their next career. Hands up who...
  • Tip o’ the Week #172 – Dreaming of Apps

    Clearly, the most obvious difference in Windows 8 compared to other operating systems (from inferior *NIX based desktops to fancy fondleslabs ) is the Start Screen – the colourful, dynamic  and interactive tile-based view of apps available to you...