Category E-style

Have Fonts Will Travel

Want to use your iPad when you present, but hate the limitations on fonts in Keynote? Here’s one solution.

e-Style: The Hard Space

Back in the old typewriter days, we were taught that proper nouns and dates should always remain together on the same line. That was fine and dandy back then since we controlled where each line ended. Today, word processing applications decide where lines end based on margins and font sizes so have we lost the […]

All About Styles – Updated

Any writing project becomes easier to manage once the writer understands and exploits the features of his writing tools. Larger projects like family histories take advantage of word processing features not normally used in short, everyday projects. These features – table of contents generation, indexing, footnotes and endnotes and bibliographies – take advantage of another […]

Ulysses Update With iPhone Support

Ulysses has just released version 2.5 for Mac and iOS. Some of the many new features include: Fully adapted to iPhone Fully adapted to iOS 9’s Split Screen Fully adapted to iPad Pro Added Medium export Added Share Extension Added 3D Touch actions on supported devices Added Spotlight indexing/opening via Springboard Added DOCX import Added […]

e-Style: Linespacing

Leading, a term that goes back to the days of typesetting, is the space between one line of type and the next. Originally a strip of lead was placed between each line of set type to provide that spacing. These strips varied in width to compensate for the different type sizes. Today, we use the […]

Scrivener Updates

Both the Windows and Mac versions of Scrivener have been updated. You’ll find a few changes in the user interface – especially on the Mac version so it fits in with the look and feel of the new OS. They have also incorporated the latest version of MultiMarkdown (v. 4). Most of the updates are […]

iOS 9 Tip – Find on Page

Safari (iOS) users will be delighted to hear there is now a Find On Page option available in Safari’s share menu. Scroll through the options and tap the Find on Page magnifying glass. A search box appears to enter your search string. Hit the Return key and Safari will display the results at the bottom […]

8 Tips for Online Safety Used by Security Experts

Want to stay safe online? Then forget everything you think you know about passwords, antivirus and online security because it’s time to be retrained. Here’s what the experts actually do. Great advice from makeuseof . . . Source: 8 Tips for Online Safety Used by Security Experts

Digi-Know . . . Hey Siri Takes Hands-Free to a New Level

Siri takes “hands-free” to a whole new level . . .