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“For millions of years mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imagination; We learned to talk…”

― Stephen Hawking, Pink Floyd ‘Keep Talking’

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Dude, ur forum smells like ass!

Y-u-no-guy

One thing I’ve just been reminded of his how incredibly stale Internet forums can become.

 

I’ve been on the internet since around 1997 and on FidoNET before that since around 1993. I’ve been in a lot of forums based on a lot of different subjects including bands I like, computers and software I use, TV shows I like etc. I’ve made a lot of good friends in those forums and there is nothing better that the community spirit in a good forum…

 

But it doesn’t last.

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The Myth of the Perfect Sync

Here’s the scenario: I use GoogleMail for email and Google Calendar for… well, calendaring… and all that it entails. I occasionally use KDE Kontact on Linux, but that has subsided somewhat since my love affair with GoogleMail began. Google’s web…