Syncing Up on the Mac

I'm a Mac user and a Palm Treo user. I love both of these devices. But an ongoing frustration has been the inability of these devices to sync up properly together. I work around the problem simply by not using the calendar on my Mac. So I was pretty excited today when I read about New York-based Transmedia's Glide Sync and Glide Mobile services for Mac. The free service supports about 30 cell phones — including my Treo 650. It automatically synchs photos, music, videos, documents, … [Read more...]

The Un-Skype

Mac users are like cats - famously contrarian about following the herd. And with the herds rushing to Skype, your typical Mac user will start heading off into some other direction. London-based Woize (pronounced woy-zee) is targeting this herd of cats with its SIP-based, peer-to-peer VoIP client for Mac OSX, announced yesterday. The company says that the beta version of the software will be released sometime before the end of the year. The features are pretty comparable to Skype. Calls … [Read more...]