Quick revision tip for Ulysses users

Quick revision tip for Ulysses users

I’m currently in revision mode for something new. Revising’s so important to me. It’s the last five per cent of polish that can add so much. Ulysses has a great trick up its sleeve to make the job incredibly efficient and powerful. It’s all...
Ulysses 2.7 is out with some useful new features

Ulysses 2.7 is out with some useful new features

An update to my favourite (as in I wrote every word of Romeo and Juliet: A Novel in it) writing app Ulysses just landed. There are some nice new touches, including the ability to have your sheets open as tabs on Sierra, above. And if you’ve got one of the fancy...
Now on Facebook and Instagram

Now on Facebook and Instagram

I’ve been a bit preoccupied with work for most of this year so you haven’t had much to read here. That will change a bit over the coming months as long-term projects come to fruition. To that end I realise I’ve been a bit remiss about maintaining all...
Mac and iOS tip: a quick way to type accents

Mac and iOS tip: a quick way to type accents

They say you learn something new every day. I’m not sure about that but last night I discovered something through Twitter that I never knew about: a quick way to generate foreign accents on the Mac and on iOS. Foreign accents on Windows were always a nightmare...
Why I got rid of Adblock Plus

Why I got rid of Adblock Plus

For years I’ve used an ad blocker, usually the ubiquitous AdBlock Plus. Why wouldn’t you? Pages load more quickly. And I very rarely click on ads anyway. But now I’ve made a conscious decision to stop. It’s a personal one. You’ll probably feel differently. But after...