Dr Fragen in the operating room


  • Server-Side Email Filtering With Sieve

    Another post for the peripheral brain. When I first set up my own server lo these years ago, I never really thought about email message filtering. After all, I had rules in Mail.app that would send my incoming message to wherever I wanted them. Besides, I was much more concerned with eliminating spam. Well, that…

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  • New Safari Version??

    I’ve just spent the last 40 minutes on the phone with Union Bank tech support because for the past 2 weeks I’ve been unable to log in to my online account with Safari. After all this time the tech support person, who was very nice, told me I was missing a patch to Safari. I…

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  • iPad Arrives

    Well, with the Easter weekend over and Apple’s iPad gaining more headlines than anything else, I have to say I want one, but I can wait. I actually got to touch one. Someone at the hospital brought it with them. It’s not that heavy. The display is bright and crisp. It’s fast. I played a…

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  • Subscribing to Delegated Calendars

    OK, I’m fortunate or crazy enough to run my own server using Apple’s OS X Leopard Server software. It has been, at times, very simple and very complex to set everything up. One of the options that I use is the iCal Server so that I can have shared calendars. Once I got it up…

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  • Laptop Envy

    OK, I have serious laptop envy. I **need** a new MacBook. Just have to figure out what to do about no firewire drive.

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  • New iTunes Store

    I just went to the App Store in iTunes and the choices to see _All iPhone Applications_, _All Free Applications_ and _All Paid Applications_ are now gone. Please bring it back. I want to be able to see all applications sorted by recent.

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