Tired of Microsoft Outlook hogging all your system resources? Don’t want to pay for 2007 in order to remove mailbox size limits? I’ve set several of my clients up with Mozilla Thunderbird in recent years, and it gets the job done when it comes to e-mail.
But what about your calendar? Contacts? Plaxo integration is important to me since it keeps an off-site backup of my contacts, as is Google Calendar since I don’t run on an Apple so I don’t have access to the ever-popular iCal.
As it turns out, Thunderbird supports both Plaxo and Google Calendar with a few add-ins: