Cimbura.com Mac OS X Desktop Background Image

Cimbura Blue Desktop Background

We’ve created a beautiful Cimbura.com inspired desktop background wallpaper. It’s modern, classy, but not overly busy so that you can easily see your icons against the blue background. It is a jpg image set to the ideal size of 5418×3408 pixels at 300dpi as are other Apple-provided desktop backgrounds so that it will look great […]

Dealing With Existing Systems

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Starting fresh with a new custom application or solution is the ideal situation. There is no existing data to translate and import. We can build the solution the right way from the beginning. But the world is not ideal. We get to transition from old and clunky software systems or systems that are mid-development that […]

My iPhone Isn’t Ringing!

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If your iPhone isn’t ringing, perhaps you have no friends. Unfortunately, this is an issue beyond the scope of our tech support. But…we did get this recently… Question: I’m having a problem with my iPhone. Calls are rolling over to voicemail automatically without ringing at all. I missed a call from the school saying my daughter […]

Windows 10 and FileMaker / WordPress

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Windows 10 was released yesterday…and for many people it is a FREE upgrade so the temptation is great to upgrade right away. Take a moment to consider what this might mean for you. Breath deeply, slow down, and read on. Can I use FileMaker with Windows 10? The official supported Microsoft OS versions for FileMaker […]

DevCon 2015 Interview with Tim Cimbura and Richard Carlton

Our team just got back from the FileMaker developer conference in Las Vegas. Fortunately, we narrowly missed the poolside fire at the Cosmopolitan hotel. Overall, the future of FileMaker is bright with many new features in coming releases and a lot of energy in the developer community. FileMakerProGurus.com invited myself (Tim Cimbura) and Richard Carlton for […]

WordPress and FileMaker – A Match Made in Heaven

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WordPress Every business needs to have a strong public facing website to be viable in today’s market. WordPress is our recommendation for the best tool available to build that website today. WordPress powers 28% of the internet, it’s easy to update, provides responsive themes that work on mobile devices, ranks highly with SEO, and has […]

New FileMaker 14 Released!

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This morning, FileMaker released the FileMaker 14 platform adding exciting new features to all products in the FileMaker family including FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Pro Advanced (developer version), FileMaker Go, WebDirect, and FileMaker Server. Here we provide an overview of some of the new features of FileMaker 14 along with a few notes and links to many […]

Great Clips Mobile Technology Success

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The other day I found myself in a different city after dropping my daughters off for a birthday party. I had some errands to run including getting a hair cut…and technology made it a seamless and enjoyable customer experience. Here’s how it went… I picked up my iPhone and said to Siri “Great Clips”. Instantly a […]

Intergalactic Star Wars Day and FileMaker

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Today, May 4th is Intergalactic Star Wars day! The non-Star Wars fan may need an explanation. Perhaps one of the most memorable phrases from Star Wars is “May the force be with you.” Today that becomes: “MAY the FOURTH be with you.” In honor of this special day, we have put together a FileMaker database […]

FileMaker 13v9 Security Updates: What You Need to Know

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An important message for anyone using a FileMaker Server hosting service, and for clients who have onsite in-house FileMaker servers. You may have received an email from FileMaker, Inc. recently about the FileMaker 13v9 security updates that were released on Monday, April 6, 2015. Some of the wording in the email and the linked Knowledge […]