One of the iPhone OS 3.0 features touted by Apple at WWDC was the ability to subscribe to Internet calendars in CalDAV and iCalendar/ICS format. On first testing OS 3.0, I discovered that these calendars could indeed be synchronized from my Mac's iCal application through iTunes, but that these would not update over the air. However, on closer examination I have discovered that, … [Read more...] about How To Subscribe To Internet Calendars In iPhone OS 3.0
iPhone OS 3.0 was released today, and I've had a chance to play with it for a bit now. I am very impressed with the improvements Apple has made, and think that 3.0 will be much more welcome in Microsoft Exchange environments. However, it's still not quite up to the high standard set by the BlackBerry. … [Read more...] about First Look: iPhone 3.0 And Exchange ActiveSync Integration
Without a doubt, TripIt is one of the best online travel tools I've come across. With very little effort, TripIt creates consolidated travel itineraries including air, hotel, and car, enabling automatic calendar integration and sharing. They even introduced an iPhone app, putting the itinerary, along with helpful links to maps and flight tracking, right in your pocket whether … [Read more...] about TripIt Goes Pro To Monetize Travel Itinerary Management
As the release of iPhone OS 3.0 nears, I set out to discover how the new OS changes the iPhone's ability to synchronize data with Microsoft Exchange servers using ActiveSync. What follows here is my deductions so far, and is of course subject to change when the new OS is released! … [Read more...] about iPhone 3.0 Exchange ActiveSync: Better But Not Perfect
One of the major advances introduced in iPhone software version 2.0 was the ability to sync over-the-air to Microsoft Exchange servers using Microsoft's ActiveSync protocol. This was introduced to much fanfare with the iPhone 3G and is available on older updated iPhone and iPod Touch units, too. Google and NuevaSync also offer over-the-air calendar and contact syncing for the … [Read more...] about Can the iPhone Sync With Multiple Exchange Servers?