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Reclaim Your Contacts, Calendars, and Tasks

June 6th, 2016 by ‐ No Comments

Baikal LogoMany people entrust their data (emails, contacts, calendars, todos) to service providers like Google, Yahoo!, Apple’s iCloud, Microsoft’s Office 365, and many others. There are also a considerable number of services which “hide” behind an app. Install it, and the first thing you’re force to do is to “sign in with your X account”, where “X” is the name of the app or company. All these options are utterly convenient because most of them are free, and easy to set up. The downsides are equally obvious: (more…)

Apple To Dos Demystified – Part 2

July 12th, 2011 by ‐ No Comments

In my first post on Apple ToDo magic and mysteries, I described my findings how To Dos are handled in CalDAV calendars by iCal and MobileMe, and in IMAP folders by After four months of test-driving, here are my conclusions.

Apple To Dos Demystified

March 2nd, 2011 by ‐ No Comments

To Dos seem to be in one of the darker corners of Apple’s productivity apps. Mail, iCal, Address Book and friends are probably what most users (including me) ever want and need. There are some plug-ins for Mail here and here (some of which I use, too), but for the other apps, no big complaints have come to my knowledge.  (more…)