From my Inbox last night
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I installed CloudGOO on my Android phone today (they say an iOS version is in the works), I love the idea of showing all my cloud based files across different services as if they were all together on one big drive. CloudGOO also supports automatic upload where you can specify which service to use, or let CloudGOO decide based on the space you have available.
My friend Daniel tweeted this link to me this morning about Pley, the “Netflix of LEGO” where you can borrow and return LEGO sets. My first reaction was “That is Brilliant”, my second reaction was “until I have to return a set and spend hours searching the house to figure out where the kids lost all the pieces”
Chris Whisonant and I had fun preparing and presenting this one together at IBM Connect 2014. If you are using IBM Connections this should help you get even more out of Profiles
Here is a quick look back at IBM Connect 2014 by the numbers
I felt like I did not take that many pictures this year, as I left the big camera behind most of the time and stuck with my phone, at the end of the week I somehow ended up with 2251 pictures between my phone and camera.
Here is my Flickr Collection for IBM Connect 2014
Everyone knows you walk, and walk, and walk at IBM Connect here were my Steps per day as tracked by my Fitbit One
Sunday – 18,428
Monday – 19,384
Tuesday – 24,298
Wednesday – 19,738
Thursday – 23,228
5 day Total – 105,076
When this slide was shown on screen at the Closing General Session more than one person remarked “and that was just Mitch”
It wasn’t all me, but I guess I did my fair share of tweeting with 459 tweets over five days
Sunday – 105
Monday – 141
Tuesday – 114
Wednesday – 34
Thursday – 65
It was suggested to me that no numerical wrap up of IBM Connect would be complete with out a total on Ice Cream consumption. I can’t put an exact total on it but I can tell you that Chris Whisonant and I (along with various others) visited Beaches and Cream for Ice Cream at least 5 times during IBM Connect.
Much to Chris’s disappointment we did not order the Kitchen Sink
Yes it is called IBM Connect now, and the Closing General Session wraps up around 4:30 in the afternoon, but the true closing session takes place many hours later when Mat Newman finally removes his badge (well has his badge removed). The honor this year was given to Amanda Bauman.
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I will be live blogging (or at least trying) once again from IBM Connect. For now I plan on live blogging 2 sessions, though I might add more later on.
Monday January 27th 7:45 AM IBM Connect 2014 Opening General Session
Thursday January 30th 11:15 AM Ask the Product Managers
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