Posts Tagged ‘Technology’
 
 
 
News and Info
 

What will come next out of Cupertino?

  What will be Apple’s next big thing?  As the invite hints at a possible iPhone 5, what else will there be.  Apple is always very subtle at what they plan to unveil, but recent pictures of the banners at the Yerba B...
 
Cloud Storage
 

Looking for something quick?

Chances are, you are operating a Mac desktop if you’re browsing this blog.  Well, if you aren’t already informed, Found has produced a very convenient app for searching your desktop at a quick glance with a double t...
 
Cloud Storage
 

What to Look For with Online Storage Services

While all the services in our lineup provide the same rudimentary functionality of data storage, they can vary greatly when it comes to features, accessibility and support options. Understanding the offerings of an online stora...

 
Apps
 

Microsoft Office on the iPad with CloudOn

Probably the biggest thing stopping many users from switching to the iPad full time is the lack of Microsoft Office on the tablet. It might be a bloated, slow, convoluted mess that makes you want to toss your computer out the w...
 
Industry Technology
 

Go High-tech with MyTurf™

The techie I am, I love when companies come out with great innovative products.  Toro released MyTurf™ some time ago and I was lucky enough to try it.  We weren’t setup to try the wireless hour meters, but the other modul...
 
Social Media
 

iTurf Apps Tech Poll

     I want to thank an iTurf Apps friend @innoagro Tom Margetts from Innovative Agronomics.  Tom started doing weekly polls on his blog to create discussion.  He has done a great job with this.  We would like to begin doing th...

 
Social Media
 

Not if….but WHEN!

I have given several Social Media talks over the last year, demonstrating utilization of the various platforms in the turfgrass industry.  As turfgrass professionals, heck as just professionals, we are always looking for that e...
 
Technology
 

“What did we forget to do?”

I am certainly guilty of sometimes over doing when it comes to integrating tech into my work place.  When iOS 5 was introduced in October of 2011, I saw some great features I knew we could take advantage of on the course.  Rece...
 
How To's
 

10 Google+ PowerUser Tips

The last Turfchat was a big one! Discussions about how to effectively use Google services in your daily life. I was excited to discuss my use of Google calendar, but 2 sick kids and wife was calling. On the use of Google, here ...

 
Social Media
 

Google+ Hangout on iOS Device

I put together a very quick video of the updated iOS Google+ app.  I used my iPhone 4, but this can also be used on the iPad 2.  This app allows you to join Google+ Hangouts.  Really looking forward to using this app more often...