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AkrutoSync recommended by C’t Magazin

Top German Magazine Features AkrutoSync

C’t Magazin, a top German magazine for computer technology, recommended AkrutoSync in its August 9, 2014 issue. You’ll find the mention in the 30-year-old magazine’s special Windows 8.1 section titled “Sync without cloud.”In the article, writer Jörg Wirtgen discusses the disadvantage of synchronizing through cloud servers. He also explains the process of how AkrutoSync syncs Outlook and Windows Phone 8.1. The software syncs Outlook [...]

Sync Outlook Calendar with Android

Sync Outlook Calendar with Android

A friend told the story of how she spent too much time updating her calendar in multiple places to keep the information in sync with Outlook and her Android devices. She and her husband share a Google calendar while each has a personal Outlook calendar.If she entered a new event on her Android, it’d show up in her shared calendar, but not Outlook. So [...]

Samsung Kies Alternative

5 Samsung Kies Alternatives to Sync Outlook with Androids

The comments below are from a number of Samsung and Android forums, leaving many looking for a Samsung Kies alternative.“Samsung Kies not working.” (This shows up a lot.)“I am having problem Samsung Kies not connecting.”“Can’t get Kies firmware upgrade working.”“I have the latest version of Kies, but it won’t connect to my phone. I get the message ‘Your device does not support Kies v2.0.’”These [...]

Sync Outlook Calendar and Contacts

Google Calendar Sync Alternatives for Smartphones and Devices

Those who sync calendars and contacts with their phone through Google Calendar Sync need to find an alternative solution as it sunsets on August 1, 2014. We split the alternatives into two options:Sync Outlook calendar and contacts. Sync Google calendar and contacts.Those using Windows Phone and Android devices can use AkrutoSync to automatically, directly and securely sync Outlook calendar, contacts, tasks and notes with their [...]

Google Calendar Sync Replacement for Outlook

Google Calendar Sync Replacement for Outlook Offers More Options

Google has announced that its Google Calendar Sync will no longer work as of August 1, 2014. No doubt, it’s frustrating to be forced to find another solution to sync Outlook with your devices and change how you work. Fortunately, AkrutoSync makes it easy as it syncs Outlook calendar, contacts, tasks and notes with all your devices. It’s automatic, secure and cloudless.Finally a Google [...]

Google Calendar Sync Replacement

Google Calendar Sync End-of-Life Prompts Users to Find New Solution

AkrutoSync automatically, cloudlessly and securely syncs Outlook on a Windows PC with Windows Phone and Android devices.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Akruto, Inc. Press ReleaseNewton, Mass. – July 22, 2014 – According to Google, Google Calendar Sync will no longer sync events on August 1, 2014. Users who switch to AkrutoSync™ will not only be able to sync Outlook calendar across all of their devices, but also [...]

Google Calendar Sync Alternative

Google Calendar Forces Users To An Alternative Sync Solution

Automatically sync Outlook Contacts, Calendar, and Tasks between PC and Android. Direct, reliable, cloud-free.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Akruto, Inc. Press ReleaseNewton, Mass. – July 16, 2014 – Google has announced that Google Calendar Sync, an application that syncs events between Google Calendar and Microsoft Outlook Calendar, will no longer be supported as of August 1, 2014. AkrutoSync™ from Akruto, Inc. comes to the rescue by offering [...]

Google Calendar Sync Alternative AkrutoSync is a secure alternative for Google Calendar Sync

Google Calendar Sync Alternative

Google has announced that its Google Calendar Sync will no longer work as of August 1, 2014. No doubt, it’s frustrating to be forced to find another solution and change how you work. Fortunately, AkrutoSync makes it easy as it syncs Outlook calendar, contacts, tasks and notes with all your devices. It’s automatic, secure and cloudless.AkrutoSync is a secure alternative for Google Calendar [...]

Sync Outlook with Windows Phone 8.1

Sync Outlook with Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft has started rolling out the Windows Phone 8.1 OS upgrade in select countries. Even with the update, Windows Phone still doesn’t natively sync with Outlook. No worries! AkrutoSync will automatically sync your Windows Phone with Outlook.Supposedly, the Windows Phone will receive two general distribution release updates in 2014: GDR 1 in July and GDR 2 in November. This, however, doesn’t mean you’ll [...]

Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon Fire Phone Review

By Rick Cousins The long-rumored Amazon phone has at last hit the desks of reviewers nationwide. Known as the Amazon Fire, the $199 handset follows in the footsteps of the original Apple iPhone by being both pricey and only available (beginning in July 2014) from A T & T.With a heavily customized Android OS, the Fire phone offers two major features not available on other [...]

AkrutoSync reliable alternative to Kies

Samsung Kies not working? We have a solution.

Samsung Kies, an app that syncs Outlook, music and photos with the Android phone and updates software, comes up often in discussion forums. But not in a good way. Most of the time, people are asking for help because Kies is not working. They're either doing Kies troubleshooting or they want to find a Kies alternative that can sync Outlook contacts, calendars and tasks [...]

Sync Android With Outlook

Sync Android Phones with Outlook

You’d think you could sync Android with Outlook right out of the box considering the abundance of Microsoft Outlook users. Yes, it’d make customers happy, but that’s not how companies think. Google is behind Android.And what does Google have that competes with Microsoft Outlook? Yep, Gmail. And it wants you to use that along with Google Calendar and Google Contacts. That’s why Android phones [...]

Cloud Sync Risks

9 Threats That Affect Synchronizing Outlook with the Cloud

Automatically synchronizing Outlook calendar and contacts with a smartphone keeps things simple as you no longer have to update your information in multiple places.However, many solutions go through the cloud to sync Outlook with phone contacts. Using the cloud to synchronize data is riskier than you might think.The Cloud Security Alliance recently wrote about the “Notorious Nine” serious security threats in cloud computing. Here [...]

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Should You Sync Outlook through the Cloud?

Synchronizing your Outlook calendar, contact and other data in the cloud can make it easier for you to manage it and access it from anywhere on any device. Unfortunately, file sync and share applications like Dropbox that use the cloud could put your sensitive information at risk.One company was doing an analysis of Google AdWords and Google Analytics data. It wasn’t looking for sensitive [...]

Samsung Exynos Processor

Reviewing the Samsung Galaxy S5, part 4: Processor

By Rick Cousins When Apollo 11 ventured to the moon, none of its various computers had as much memory or processing power as today’s smart watches do. When the space shuttle flew, it carried five computers arrayed in a complex, redundant voting system to translate its pilot’s flight commands, but none of those five cpu’s approached the power of your current PC or even that [...]