Stop taking detailed notes in meetings

Stop taking detailed notes in meetings. It probably isn’t helping you as much as you’d think.

IFTTT v Pinboard – BFFs again

What began as IFTTT v Pinboard seems to have transitioned to “IFTTT and Pinboard” as the two services reached some sort of agreement last week to preserve some level of integration between the two services and keep Pinboard connected to IFTTT beyond the initial transition deadline.

IFTTT v Pinboard

In the IFTTT v Pinboard battle, the users are hurt the most. It looks like Pinboard will not be supported by IFTTT when IFTTT transitions to its new platform. That sucks.

Is Medium just a RSS reader?

Maybe Medium isn’t a publishing platform. Perhaps it’s really just a fancy RSS reader?

How Instapaper could be an even better research tool

I love Instapaper. It is my “read it later” app and, increasingly, one of my favorite research tools too. I had an idea for how it can be better for research and thought I’d explain how.

New look for me

I’m kicking off 2014 with a newish look. The last time I had a beard was when I met my wife about a decade ago. I’m still getting used to it and it is still growing out but so far, so good. I think I like it. via Flickr http://flic.kr/p/iWioLw

Analogue blogging

I did a long overdue clean-up with our kids this morning and found these old Moleskine journals from about a decade ago. I used these journals to capture thoughts, ideas and life drama. I want to capture these pages and I’m just debating how to do that. A flat-bed scanner is probably the way to […]

Sunny end to 2013

Such a pleasure to see blue skies again after a couple rainy and cloudy weeks. via Flickr http://flic.kr/p/iLN5Ff Update: Sorry, little typo in the title. Fixed now.

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