iCal 3Apple's iCal boasts a new interface that better matches the OS X look and feel. Further, iCal's items are easier to create and edit. Users need only click on a time slot to call a pop-up menu used to create and edit appointments and associated settings.
The Right Tool for the Job?
Priced at only $129, the OS upgrade is a no brainer. The Dock's time-saving features alone justify the purchase for this consultant-on-the-go. Were there ever any question, Time Machine's ability to essentially ensure complete system backups occur automatically put the issue to rest quickly.
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Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.