August 13, 2016

For some, iPad-only might be recapturing the uniqueness Apple has lost in general

There are a lot of new iPad features that are getting attention!

An example is the coming side-by-side compose ability in Mail. When I saw this, I couldn’t believe I might be able to do this on a device! I mean, writing an email on the right half of the screen while seeing emails in the inbox on the left? Revolutionary!

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May 31, 2016

Tech friction points

I feel increasing tension in my life from the technology tools that I use. This ranges from the Windows boxes at work to some of the Apple products that I use personally/professionally. I have a fair amount of stress/tension in my life related to my job and I don’t need to have friction in the tools that I use.

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January 26, 2016

MLB.tv not worth it any longer

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I’ve been a MLB.tv suscriber for the past few years so I could continue to see the Diamondbacks after I moved from the Phoenix area. I now live approximately 11-13 hrs away from Chase Field (depeneding on who is driving and the weather) but cannot see live games due to blackout restrictions despite paying for MLB TV premium.

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January 14, 2016

Interesting plain text site

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Text and Glory is a site dedicated to plain text and various useful apps. Check it out.

September 28, 2015

Obstacles in my current plaintext productivity

I have used plain text productivity for quite some time via Taskpaper format and associated apps. I like the low-level format for longevity and portability. I also enjoy the blank canvas of a plain text document rather than trying to bend to the vision of an app developer (I favor a GTD hybrid).

I’m running into trouble with my productivity lately in some key areas:

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