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July 20, 2012
by Neil Turner
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First Thunderbird, now Sparrow…

I’m not having a good time with email clients. Earlier this month we learned that Thunderbird would not get any major feature updates in future (development will continue but Mozilla has reduced Thunderbird’s resources). And now Sparrow, my favoured email … Continue reading

July 6, 2011
by Neil Turner

Meeting Maker on the iPhone and Thunderbird

At work, we use Meeting Maker as a calendar tool, especially when organising meetings (obviously). Without wanting to make comments about the program or the fact that my organisation uses it, sometimes it’s helpful to be able to view appointments … Continue reading

July 3, 2011
by Neil Turner
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Postbox and Thunderbird

Over the past few days I’ve been trying out Postbox as my mail client. Regular readers will know I’m a long-time user of Mozilla Thunderbird, having used it since version 0.3 or something like that, so considering switching is potentially … Continue reading

May 22, 2008
by Neil Turner
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Been away, going away…

I’ve been away from this blog for some time – 2 weeks almost – which is mostly due to being busy at work and having very little free time at home as I’ve been playing World of Warcraft a bit more than usual lately.
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January 25, 2008
by Neil Turner
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Make Thunderbird look like Apple Mail

CuteBird is a theme for Thunderbird that basically makes it look like Apple Mail on Mac OS X. Though I prefer Thunderbird to Mail, I’ll admit that I prefer the look of Mail over Thunderbird, particularly since Leopard came out and the Proto theme was launched for the Firefox 3 betas.
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