Date Archives October 2018

Agenda App URL Scheme

The opinions on Agenda app range from excitement to confusion but it has caused quite a stir in iOS productivity circles. The developers are constantly improving the app and there are now a bunch of automation options available for Agenda via x-callback URL. You can use these in Shortcuts or a whole range of automation…

I Spend Too Much Time Alone

On the second Friday of the month I add up all my mileage and there is never a time when the total doesn’t scare me. It’s always north of 2500 miles a month and I’m starting to wonder if that’s good for me. I am sure there are people that do many more, yet presuming…

I Can’t Settle on an Apple Watch Face

Over the last few weeks there has been a great deal of negativity about Apple Watch faces. Much like criticism of the honeycomb layout, I have no idea why it has taken 4 iterations of the Apple Watch for users to start moaning about custom watch faces, but they are now very vocal. I must…

iPhone Homescreen Changes

There was a time when I shared my homescreen quite often. Not because I was doing anything fancy with it, but because I liked updating followers with my app choices and wallpapers. I have no idea what changed, but perhaps because of my love hate relationship with my phone it seems to have stopped. Here…

Finding Apple Escape Velocity

I remember getting my very first Android phone. After using iPhones for a very long time I switched to the new comer in town. The Galaxy S was shiny and new, and all I had to worry about was putting my sim in and transferring my contacts. I felt like I was some kind of…

Stopping the Tide

For the last few months I have (had) been journaling. I won’t bore you with the details but jotting down a few notes once or twice a day in the Day One app (my review) had been helping tremendously. Bringing thoughts to the front of my mind and working through issues or decisions easier. Almost…