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The Red Pill Now blog and podcast.

August 25, 2017

Lessons Learned Replacing Lotus: Part 1

Back around 1989 I became a Lotus enthusiast. Yellow even became my favorite color. While I never got to the point where I would dress up […]
August 18, 2017

Red Pill Now @ MWLUG 2017

As a CEO of an IBM Business Partner there is always a positive feeling that comes when being able to support a User Group event such […]
August 16, 2017

What We Learned at MWLUG 2017

Richard Moy and team put together another great User Group event in Alexandria, VA last week. Its an event that falls half-way between the annual event […]
August 9, 2017

“M” is for Modernization Rehearsal for MWLUG 2017 Sponsor Session

This is our cold reading of “M” is for Modernization – our sponsor session for MWLUG 2017 presented live in Alexandria, VA on August 9, 2017. […]
July 28, 2017

MWLUG – The Perfect event at the Perfect time

For CIOs who oversee an active portfolio of Notes/Domino applications it is now clear they have a need to develop a strategy to transform their investment. […]
May 15, 2017

Polymer and Material Design – A Roundtable Discussion from Engage 2017

Red Pill Now’s Peter Presnell, Bob Kadrie, Keith Strickland, and Kito Mann host a roundtable discussion with attendees of Engage 2017 regarding Polymer and Material Design. […]
May 12, 2017

What We Learned at Engage

Being one of the major events in the ICS community, Engage provides a chance for IBM, Customers and Business Partners  to get important updates on the […]
May 8, 2017

Let’s Talk About Better Designed Apps at Engage 2017

I can’t think of a more appropriate place than Antwerp, Belgium to discuss design thinking, user experience, and UI design. For those of you who have […]
May 8, 2017

Taking The Red Pill @Engage2017

Red Pill Now is pleased it will again be represented at Engage. This year’s event is being held in Antwerp, Belgium May 8-9. This will be the […]
May 3, 2017

IoT The Next Big Thing For Application Development?

I consider myself fortunate that my career has coincided with the rise of the computer as a business tool. Over that time I have seen a […]
November 6, 2013

Modern Domino: Icons

In many way Lotus Notes was a pioneer in the use of icons to display information about documents in applications. Icons continue to play an important […]
November 4, 2013

Modern Domino: Android 4.4 (KitKat)

Late last week Google announced the availability of the latest version of its mobile operating system Android 4.4 aka KitKat. Android is now the dominant mobile […]
November 4, 2013

Modern Domino: Domino 9.0.1

Last week IBM released Domino 9.0.1, a new feature release for IBM Notes/Domino. The following is a summary of some of the new features for application […]
September 29, 2013

Modern Domino: iOS 7

iOS 7 is the first major overall of Apple’s mobile UI since the release of the iPhone in 2007. In the first five days it is […]
September 17, 2013

Modern Domino: Resource Consolidation

I’ve recently been introduced to a static site generator called Middleman. This is a platform for assembling and demoing a site mockup. To see some examples […]
September 2, 2013

Modern Domino: Addresses

Modernization is the process of narrowing the gap between what an application does and what its user’s expect. User expectation constantly changes and so the modernization […]