Entourage -17895 Error

Apparently, this network connection error has been experienced by more than a few Entourage users in Mac OS X. After scouring several forums, it appeared that the few solutions had to do with contacting an ISP and notifying them of the problem. This sounds suspiciously like MS is passing the buck. I’ve found the problem seems to be fixed by unchecking both the “Send commands to server simultaneously” box and the “Live Sync” box.

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OmniGraffle Pro – Diagram Application

I end up doing a lot of diagramming and illustration work for the most of the training and support material I produce for clients. I’ve used Illustrator, FireWorks, and even PhotoShop in the past for some of this work. Each of these applications are powerful and feature-rich. But often they were overkill for what I needed. These days I find myself turning more often to one very well-designed, easy-to-use application: OmniGraffle Pro

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CSS Resources

These are some of the excellent CSS resources I’ve come across: http://www.cssbeauty.com/ http://www.alistapart.com/ http://www.cssplay.co.uk/ http://www.csszengarden.com/ http://glish.com/css/ http://meyerweb.com/eric/css/

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Mac Information Sites

There are a number of great sites for staying abreast of the latest Mac-related news and information. Here are a few that I especially like: http://www.macintouch.com/ http://apple.slashdot.org/ http://www.macosxhints.com/ http://www.macobserver.com/

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Web 2.0

Web 2.0 is a buzz phrase that has actually been around for a few years now. It was original coined to refer the next generation of the web. Presumably, Web 1.0 was all about static HTML pages. Web 2.0 was all about web applications. Then, with the advent of AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML), which is really more of a web development technique, and the trend to web application development grew quickly and the web moved to solidly to the next generation. Although Web 2.0 has taken on some mixed meanings, it generally refers to the idea of applications residing […]

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