Category: Review

Notebooks – a new Note management tool for Mac/iOS

It’s early – I’ve just downloaded an exciting new app for Mac and iOS called Notebooks.  It’s focus seems to be more on management, organization and deep search, with strong tools to create and edit notes.  Not all the pieces are in place yet: No Apple Pencil sketch support, etc.  It uses DropBox for storage,...

Top Ten Mac Apps 2016

Everyone else does it, so I might as well. I’ve poked the fire and decided that these are my true, honest-to-goodness, best apps for my Mac. Now, I want to clarify: I use a 15″ MacBook Pro. I don’t use an external monitor, except for the noted below Duet Display at times. I wear bifocals,...

Evernote

Farewell Evernote, I loved you but I don’t trust you anymore

Evernote, a one time go-to app for me, made a change. I should have posted this awhile back, but I wanted to wait and see what the fallout ended up being.  Basically, I love(d) Evernote. I used it for just about everything – notes, instructions, scans, business cards, etc.  I paid for their premium service,...

The Avengers

The Avengers movie – Best Superhero Movie?

Look, maybe I’m biased.  The Avengers movie by Joss Whedon… well, Captain America has always been my favorite hero, with Iron Man not terribly far behind.  But the original movie (I haven’t actually seen Ultron yet) is to me about the perfect superhero movie.  I mean, we start with a disparate group of somewhat feuding...