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Showing posts from July, 2013

Effective Management Issue

Dialog between me and the manager that happened in the past. The department manager who reports to another manager who reports to director - all sit in the same office space and see each other well. Massive well-known company.

Manager: You're gonna be careful. John The Manager said you spend too much time on Facebook.

Me: I know, but I have been working on the marketing campaign that we are implementing using Facebook and that you approved last week for me to do.

Manager: Hmm, good then. I will tell him. Thanks.


Chinatown in #Sydney

The best place in #Sydney for a variety of food for reasonable price - Chinatown. Also a good indication of what language other than English has to be learnt.

Picking Mandarins

Such a great day at the mandarin orchard at Watkins Family Farm!
When I called them and asked whether cards are accepted they said: "We don't have electricity here mate" :)
Awesome place.

iWork for iCloud - first impression

Today have got a hold of iWork for iCloud beta.

I use MS SkyDrive and Docs for Facebook for online documents editing at the moment. So I decided to give iWorks for iCloud a quick try.

Started with Numbers:

 Browser is not fully supported:

Checked, need Chrome 27 for full support I guess:

However it still works:

Tried to "Share", but received a message that iCloud Mail isn't set up:

Does it mean that I can only share the link in an email?

Tried uploading the working Excel spreadsheet:


Here we go:

Looks mostly fine, but got some formatting issue:

Then tried Pages:

Same message about the browser:


Nice and clean interface:

Tried some typing and found some minor issues:

Have just installed Google Chrome 27. Going to use iWorks for iCloud for some time to try it's features.
Looks nice.