Part of the problem was Address Book itself, part was its syncing through i Cloud—I’ll do my best to explain both.
The Lion version was subjected to even more criticism, partially because it got the same “leather” treatment that i Cal got, but mostly because its new “open book” look eliminated the three-pane view that many users found useful.
Generally speaking, Address Book has worked fine for me, probably because most of my interaction with it is indirect.
In other words: “Somebody’s probably playing me for a fool, but any chance of getting free money is just too much to pass up, so I’ll inflict this on everyone I know, just in case.” It’s no wonder the “Make Money Fast” scam won’t go away.
Computers are not only now an integral part of our daily lives, they’ve also become the primary means by which urban legends and other pieces of misinformation are now spread — everything from “stupid computer user” stories to virus warning hoaxes (and the occasional real warning).
Drang The Address Book is one of those programs Mac power users love to complain about.
It’s continually compared with more powerful PIMs and found wanting.I have some scripts that pull out information I need regularly, and most of my other dealings with it are mediated through Launch Bar.Like most people, I’ve chafed against the new restriction to two panes, but it hasn’t been debilitating.Lobe ~ My Brother Died this Morning The Real Meaning of Easter ~ Read-listen The Daily Bread VCY America Christian Radio ~ God's Yellow Pages The Bible ~ Pastor Davis ~ Listen to a great Bible teacher The Bible at your finger tip ~ Questions about the Bible Listen to a Sermon ~ Followers of Christ ~ Good Thoughts 246,356 Bible Questions ~ Caring Bridge, Todd Olson Web sites ~ Do-Bid ~ Car Logos ~ Left Behind ~ Fox News audio Interesting Maps of the World ~ Animated Atlas ~ Our State preamble Family Histories ~ How Stuff Works ~ Measurements ~ World information Amber Alert ~ TV Land ~ Visual Map ~ Hometown Focus ~ Friends of Israel Videos ~ Hoax-Slayer ~ Urban Legends ~ 50 states Convert-Plus ~ World Clock ~ Year born ~ Bible Study ~ Airplanes overhead ~ Interstate Highway System ~ Automobiles History Calendar ~ ~ City Park Sign ~ Can you locate the States? No, you’re not going to be receiving money, merchandise, or free trips from Bill Gates (or anyone else), no matter how many people you forward this message to.At the time this gag started running, tracing all recipients of an message was not yet technically possible, and even if it were, Bill Gates certainly wouldn’t have been testing software that performed such tracking by blindly sending messages out to the Internet with a promise of financial reward to the recipients.