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Dan Benjamin’s “The Conversation” – Ep 11, No Regretsjquig99

Fri, 23 Apr 2010 14:48:03 +0000

Dan Benjamin asked me to be on his show, “The Conversation” as a guest with Merlin Mann. Yep – the guy that wrote this, which is still my favorite written essay , online or off, ever. We talked about the iPad, Twitter plagiarism and other sundry things – and it was fun and a real rush […](image)

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Bigger Isn’t Always Better – MinimalMac.comjquig99Minimal Mac

Thu, 23 Jul 2009 14:23:24 +0000

Two of our common loves are: 1) Anything Apple-related, and 2) Small, smart applications that run intuitively and unobtrusively. To this end, and adding yet another RSS feed to my overworked Google Reader, Patrick has started Minimal Mac - a site " inspired by a clean, uncluttered, distraction free computing experience" (I paraphrased).(image)

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Interview: Overcommitted on Ember (Campfire for the iPhone)jquig99

Mon, 06 Jul 2009 12:28:53 +0000

I received a great outreach email from Overcommitted, telling me about Ember. Ember brings Campfire (the 37signals group chat application) to the iPhone - and fills a huge gap in my own productivity needs. (image)

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Feeling Nostalgic – Franklin Coveyjquig99Franklin Covey plannersField Notes

Wed, 27 May 2009 14:04:41 +0000

Last night, Jeremiah Owyang of Forrester asked a question on Twitter about which company missed the innovation curve. He said Rolodex, but there was only one company that came immediately to my mind.(image)

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Interview with Morfunk’s David Kanedajquig99My iPhone Homepageoutpost-manage-basecamp-projects-on-your-iphone

Wed, 04 Mar 2009 13:51:45 +0000

David Kaneda Morfunk's Interface Designer/Developer, was kind enough to answer some questions emailed to him about the company, Outpost (an application that supports 37signals Basecamp on the iPhone, and what else they're working on (Tote!). (image)

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Doing What You Love: Merlin Mannjquig99Enhanced by Zemanta

Thu, 15 Jan 2009 17:50:54 +0000

I'm really enjoying what Merlin is doing right now. The new direction of 43Folders, his daily "Most Days" videos, and his other content streams. This is obviously someone who loves what he does and it shows.(image)

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My Favorite Things: Western Digital My Passport Portable Hard Drivejquig99Western Digital My Passport Essential 320 GB USB 2.0 Portable Hard Drive Enhanced by Zemanta

Wed, 14 Jan 2009 02:17:16 +0000

I have a secret...but I totally trust you. I know it's between us. It's...hard drives. And that's not a euphemism.(image)

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2009: The Year of Changejquig99How to Live a Bigger & Bolder Life, from the Life List Experts at 43Things.comEnhanced by Zemanta

Tue, 13 Jan 2009 05:40:10 +0000

I'm not talking about the big picture here - this is not about the election, the economy, etc. While this may have been the catalyst, I don't care. This here is about about personal change.(image)

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37signals Facebook Groupjquig99

Tue, 13 Jan 2009 04:47:13 +0000

37signals started a Facebook Group on Sunday – if you use their products, join and participate. I started a discussion on iPhone apps for Basecamp and would love to get some other feedback (currently – I like Outpost). Or start a new discussion.(image)

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Reblog: 10 Signs You’re a Productivity Junkie | Zen Habitsjquig99

Thu, 04 Dec 2008 02:12:17 +0000

via 10 Signs You’re a Productivity Junkie | Zen Habits I don’t usually reblog posts here, but this Zen Habits article by Jonathan Mead made me laugh out loud. Been there…(image)

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TaskPaper 2.0 Releasedjquig99TaskPaper

Mon, 01 Dec 2008 05:30:53 +0000

One of the most popular posts of 2008 on this blog was the one I wrote on TaskPaper in February. So I was excited when I was notified by a comment here that TaskPaper 2.0 was out. What I love about TaskPaper is that it's a truly simple application that lets you get things done and out of the way quickly (and without a lot o "system"). It also is formatted in text, so any text editor on any platform can be used to edit these lists.(image)

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Living a Virtual Office Kinda Lifejquig99oovoo.jpg

Wed, 01 Oct 2008 04:32:51 +0000

I’ve been working with crayon for just over two months now. It’s been a significant change for me from before – not the least of which is working from home. At crayon we use a number of web-based tools to stay organized and also to keep in touch – many I’ve talked about on this […](image)

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Productivity on the iPhonejquig99Productivity on the iPhoneMy iPhone Homepage

Fri, 26 Sep 2008 19:01:03 +0000

It’s been almost 2 1/2 months since Apple’s AppStore debuted (and I upgraded my first gen to a 3G) and I’ve been testing out and using a number of different applications. The Productivity section of the AppStore easily had the most applications the first day and it has continued to grow steadily. I had been […](image)

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Choosing Evernotejquig99

Mon, 04 Aug 2008 05:55:20 +0000

I’ve been using Bare Bones Yojimbo for over a year now – I’ve enjoyed using it and it’s really fit into my workflow – especially when the script that sent URL’s to Pukka (my Del.ic.ious client) and to Yojimbo, worked (it’s been broken since the last Pukka update). It wasn’t a huge deal, being only […](image)

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How Backpack is Saving My Sanityjquig99

Mon, 31 Mar 2008 01:58:40 +0000

In the last few months, my life has changed significantly. My company was acquired in December and our corporate structure is significantly different. I have a number of accounts assigned to me as well as being part of the senior strategy team on many of the others. It’s exciting but exhausting – and I need […](image)

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