Busy Mind Blog

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,...

Apple updates iOS Interface Resources

Apple just released a new update to their Human Interface Guidelines, including a massive collection of nice resources available to download for either Photoshop or Sketch. I’ve really taken to Sketch lately, so that’s a nice bonus right there, but it’s really great to have such a massive collection of information and tools to make...

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,...

Email app comparison for Mac and iOS

Apple Email – Email Apps for Mac and iOS

For the last few months, I keep switching Email apps on my iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and MacBook.  I don’t know why, I just do.  Partially it’s due to the fact that I live and breathe email, on the server and at work.  It’s also because I just tinker, constantly.  I don’t know if I...