for 4 hours for scheduled maintenance; without notifying the user-base.
On the other side of the coin, it meant that finally a long overdue
update was being installed. Coincidentally ;) just in time before the majority
of subscribers are up for renewal. .mac now features standard 1GB iDisk storage
for email & homepage (up from 256MB) with 10GB/month transfer limit (up from
3). New is the groups feature that allows several people to cooperate on a
Maybe subdomains (http://username.mac.com) and custom 404
pages are for next fall?
They also released Backup 3 with backup
presets, automatic scheduling, incremental backups and advanced file
restoration. It now also is possible to back up more than one system to .mac.
Can’t wait to try some of those features. With the increased iDisk space it now
should be possible to have an simple automated backup of the most important
files without needing a 3rd party application.