Have you gotten an email message with dire warnings that your account is (nearly) over quota, and by the way, “click here” to reactivate, clean up, or upgrade your account? I’ve gotten a few of these over the past 6 months, two of which had disguised themselves as being from someone else here at IU…. Read more »
You may have a list of business e-mails already created in an Access table or Excel spreadsheet and would like to send a mass mailing using Microsoft Outlook. Perhaps you would like to invite everyone on your list to a special event, or you would like to let everyone know that you are being promoted… Read more »
How would you react if I told you that email, as we know it, is about to disappear? “Not my oxyge… er… email!” –Techno-addicts everywhere Most of us are addicted to electronic communication in one form or another. Email was invented about forty years ago and it’s becoming a difficult, tired technology. The way we… Read more »
How do I love thee, Google? Let me count the ways… Search engine is extremely effective Couldn’t have made it through grad school without Google Scholar Gmail provides a massive amount of storage space and unlimited number of free accounts Google Earth is awesome Picasa is the best free photo editing application available Google’s translate tool makes it… Read more »
Ever hastily typed up an email, clicked the Send button, and, in the very next nanosecond, shouted, “Ohhhhh, nooooooo!”? The mistakenly-sent email has happened to all of us – whether from distraction, anger, inebriation, or other happenstances out of our control – the end result is the same: a sinking feeling of self-reprobation (“How could I… Read more »
UniCom is a new way to communicate at IU. UniCom provides telephony, email, instant messaging, audio and video conferencing that you can access from almost anywhere. Microsoft Office Communicator and Live Meeting are the main applications you use. Any member of the IU community can join up! To learn more, see the video.