Printed TaskPaper [Link]

June 30, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

Engineers are organized. One other advantage of having everything on a sheet of paper is that it doesn't require WiFi or cell service.

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  1. Conversation Parade [Link]

    June 29, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    I love this new Adenture Time podcast so dang hard. So much fun stuff and interviews with the voice cast. I like to think I'm an idiot savant with a deep knoweldge of Adventure Time. These guys blow me away.

    By way of my favorite character, @hotdogsladies

  2. Using Trello for Damn Near Everything [Link]

    June 29, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    Jess Martin writes about task management with Trello (but only tangentially references actually using Trello):

    You might think it’s working. You might even be considered effective at your work. Someone might have once called you a rock star or a ninja. You might not find out that it’s ...

  3. iThoughtsX Adds Support for Sorting and Safari Extension

    June 26, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    iThoughtsX for Mac just released a new update that adds a couple of nice features. The first is pretty big: user definable sorting.1

    You can set sort order based on several criteria and the child nodes all rearrange from top to bottom. There's simple alphabetical sorting, but there ...

  4. Ida's Dream For Monument Valley

    June 25, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    Monument Valley

    I really like Monument Valley. It's a puzzle game with great design that also somehow relaxes me. By far, my favorite levels were in their ProductRed package released earlier this year. The puzzles were harder and the ideas were fresher.

    Now you can get those same levels for free ...

  5. Nerds and New Computers [Link]

    June 24, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    I got a new computer and my Nerds on Draft co-host destroyed an old computer. So we both enjoy a beer and talk about starting from scratch with a new Mac.

  6. Todoflow for Editorial and Taskpaper Productivity

    June 23, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    I mentioned Todoflow, a python module for working with Taskpaper files, back when I first started using the system full time. It has a lot of the core query support of TaskPaper right from Python.

    Now, the same module is available through an Editorial workflow. The workflow automatically installs the ...

  7. Some General Purpose Editorial Workflows and Suggestions

    June 21, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    Editorial for iOS is great without much additional work. Slide your finger on the extra keyboard row to move the cursor. Tap the document title to do a word search with highlighting. Preview Markdown simply by swiping to the preview window.

    If you use it as much as I do ...

  8. Nerds, Beer, Kids and Computers [Link]

    June 18, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    The latest Nerds on Draft episode highlights Hopstoopid from Lagunitas and Jeff's recommendations for giving my kid her first computer.

    If that sounds interesting to you, then maybe subscribe in iTunes.

    Or just check out the Google Map of the beers we've covered on the show.

  9. The Keys to Employee Retention [Link]

    June 18, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    This article from Lighthouse fits my experience and sentiments exactly. I've had many, many jobs in a variety of fields. I've been a group manager and a lone wolf. I've also been at my current job for over a decade. Everything in this article rang true for ...