How do I know you?

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I don’t have a great memory. I often meet people who remember me, but I don’t remember them. I’ve had whole conversations with people who clearly know me, but on whom I’ve drawn a blank. My phone’s address book has a “notes” field, and mine is peppered with little aide memoirs about the people I’ve…

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Google Contacts Copyright Madness

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Google has rightly received praise for its reworked “Contacts” functionality. But there is still a rather glaring error. One of the things I love to do is add images to my contacts. It gives me a visual cue when I’m scrolling through looking for a person, it prompts my memory when I see the face…

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Android and Google Contacts – Address Incompatibility

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I’m in the process of moving all my contacts from BlackBerry to Android. I’ve been moving contacts from phone to phone for close to 10 years – but I’ve never found a problem like this. Getting my contacts from BlackBerry to Google was simple. I exported a VCF of all my contacts from Outlook and…

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