You may be aware that 2 weeks ago IBM released the latest and greatest release of Quickr 8.5 for Domino. There's been tons of buzz around this release. For example,
- This Week in Lotus Episode 16 - What's New in Quickr 8.5 (with my new colleague David Kajmo)
- Taking Notes Podcast Episode 120 - Everything you wanted to know about Quickr 8.5 and more
- IdoNotes Episode 81 - Quickr 8.5, Collaboration University and FREE plug-ins
I won't repeat all the new features since there's just too many and others have covered it widely. However, I wanted to make you aware that tomorrow, Wednesday September 29th, there will be a webcast to talk about What's New And Improved in Lotus Quickr 8.5 at 10am EDT. For more information, click here.
Let me focus, however, on something you may have not seen. As you may know, I'm a big fan of videos. To my delight, a new page has been created to demonstrate some of the new features. You can embed these videos directly in your deployment (like I've done in my blog here) or you can download them and play them from your internal site.
Here's a video of one of my favorite new features: Calendar overlay and iCal support which lets you view your team calendar directly in Microsoft Outlook / Lotus Notes. And since Google Calendar supports iCal, my next to-do is see if I can overlay my Lotus Quickr team calendar with Google Calendar:
To view the other videos, go here.