Windows 8.1 unveiled

Windows 8.1 unveiled

First of all I need to declare that in writing this blog post I am not using any Microsoft employee knowledge about the next release of Windows. I actually don't…
Making sure the numbers add up

Making sure the numbers add up

I think it's safe to assume that Microsoft Excel has now toppled Lotus 1-2-3 as the world's most-used spreadsheet tool. The great thing about Excel is that it can now…
Plantronics Calisto 620

Plantronics Calisto 620

Following on from my recent post about the Voyager Legend UC, today I'm turning my attention to something that sits on the desk rather than on your ear. The latest…
Social media annoyances

Social media annoyances

I recently mentioned on Facebook that I don't like food photos. Other people agree with me - Incubus bassist Ben Kenney said that "food photos are the Comic Sans of…
OneNote 2013

OneNote 2013

I often say that Visio is one of Microsoft's best-kept secrets (and I think I've said it here on dadams.co.uk) but I also say that OneNote is the unsung hero…
Why 4th place is the prize

Why 4th place is the prize

Last September I wrote a blog post entitled Targeting 4th place, based on the fact that this was, in my humble opinion, the best that Arsenal could hope for this…
Farewell Lotus Park

Farewell Lotus Park

On the 26th of November 1991 I started my employment with Lotus Development Corporation. Initially I worked in the Customer Support team, supporting Lotus 1-2-3 and Symphony. After a couple…