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Finding Lyrics and Using Lyrics To Find Songs with Apple Music on iOS
Drafts Action: Fix Empty Markdown Links
As is often the case, as I use Drafts I find things that I need to do and write a script to fix it for me! In this case, I have a habit of planning to add links later in my text, but find it a pain to go through the whole article to find them and the find function is too darn manual for me. There were already a few actions in the Actions Directory, but they didn't quite work the way I wanted them to. If you haven't guessed where this is going yet: I wrote my own!
Automators 38: Simon Leeb and Pushcut
On this week's episode of Automators we got to tallk to Simon Leeb, creator of Pushcut. As well as diving into the origins of Pushcut, we also explored Simon's home automation setup before wandering into the wonderful world of iBeacons!
Nested Folders 11: Someday/Maybe/Never
My Someday/Maybe list combination got pretty nerdy in this episode, but Scotty and I had a great discussion on the purpose of these lists too!
Keeping Track of My Someday & Maybe Tasks with Git
Someday and maybe tasks and projects are one of those things where I can never seem to find the perfect system. I’ve tried putting these things in OmniFocus and tagging them, using Trello (which I still use, but for different purposes) and I know there has been more than one paper planner over the years!
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals!
There are a few Black Friday and/or Cyber Monday deals on things I use regularly, so I thought it was a good idea to collect them all together!
Automators 36: Sal Soghoian's Control Panel
In this week's episode David and I talked to Sal Soghoian to find out how we can use an accessibility feature on the Mac, custom keyboards, to do almost anything - including building a Keynote deck for us!
Enhance Your Home Automations with Logic
Automators 37: Mac Maintenance & Management Magic
In episode 37 of Automators David and I got our enchanted brooms ready and went to town on maintaining and managing your Mac. We did our best to get out all the cobwebs and find a way to automate all of this, while there may not be a robot vacuum for your Mac, there are plenty of tools you can use to make the magic happen automatically - good whether it’s your system or one you end up managing because the owner relies on you to do it!
Nested Folders 9: Professional and Personal
How many hats do you have? Probably lots! We all have different views of areas of our lives and keeping these both separate and merged is the challenge we tackled in this week's episode!