Cool Tools

Wunderlist – Public Lists

Are you a list maker? Me too. It’s gotten even worse since I discovered Wunderlist. This amazing platform allows me to indulge in my list fixation in ways I never though possible. Wunderlist supports Windows and Mac desktops as well as iOS, Android and Windows mobile devices. There’s a web-based version too. It costs nothing…

Is Your Dropbox Up-to-date?

Now that I have so much more room on Dropbox, I decided I was going to set up all my Scrivener projects to sync with my iPad so I can work on them whenever and wherever. There was just one problem . . . nothing was synching. I did a little poking¬†around and discovered that…

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Scrivener for Mac is on sale in the App Store for $22.99!

Pencil, meet Paper

Paper by FiftyThree [iPad – $6.99 for all in-app purchased tools] is one of my favorite apps for the iPad. It is an art journal where you can draw, write, paint and create just about anything your imagination inspires. Those results can then be shared in a number of ways. I have created my own…

Cool Tools: Travel Router

We’ve been on the road a lot lately – with more yet to come. Although most of the places we’ve been have provided wi-fi in the room, it’s neither fast or secure. For that reason I keep my old AirPort Express router in my bag. It’s been very useful for creating our own – secure…

Simple Document Management with Yep

Mac users are blessed with a number of affordable document organization and management tools. This week I want to introduce you to another amazing app from Ironic Software – the developers of Email Archiver. Yep [Mac – $23.99] is a document management system that makes creating, organizing and finding documents amazingly easy. Here you see…

iPad File Management

Two of the most useful apps on my iPad are both by Readdle. First there’s Documents [iOS – free] that not only reads just about any kind of file ranging from Office documents to ebooks but also is a media player for movies, audio and podcasts. And, it connects to just about every cloud service…

Tablet Stocking Stuffers

These two tablet stands are very versatile – and quite affordable. Amazon’s Mini Travel Stand costs a whopping $6.68 and is shipped free for Prime members. It supports both our full-size and mini tablets and folds flat to easily tuck into a purse or pocket. It’s perfect for use in the kitchen with my cookbook…