Outlook gets social: See how you can Facebook while reading your email

Today, the Outlook Social Connector lets you connect with Facebook and Windows Live, and it works for Outlook 2003 and Outlook 2007, along with Outlook 2010. Cool beans. I gotta say that I have been using this and it’s quite pleasurable–plus a time-saver. How do you use it? Let me show you in this quick video (complete with a warning) on the Outlook Social Connector. Learn more about the Connector and…

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How PowerPoint font embedding and replacement can save your presentation

No doubt about it, fonts can add significant visual appeal to a presentation. As long as they make it onto the screen for your audience to see, that is. If you created your presentation on one computer, but deliver it from another (say, in a conference room), you could be stuck without the very fonts you were counting on, causing some possibly acute pre-show panic. But not to worry. Font…

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LinkedIn, Facebook join the Outlook 2010 Social Connector (The what?)

Starting today you can download the new Outlook 2010 Social Connector to see what your contacts are up to on LinkedIn from right within the Outlook 2010 beta. When Office 2010 ships, you’ll also be able to see your contacts’ Facebook and MySpace actions in the same place.   But let’s take a step back: what is the Outlook 2010 Social Connector? Take a look at the photo below: At…