I updated my MacBook 2011 yesterday to OS Sierra, Apple having dumped the “OSX” aura while thinking we needed Siri of all things on our laps as if we’re so incapacitated that we can’t type a query into Google—which of course is the whole point of having an inbuilt keyboard. Continue reading
I noticed the last thing I posted about the fantastic Ulysses writing app came some months ago now. Well, how’s this surprise Mac App Store find going? Shortly after that post I did in fact, go and buy its iPhone version too.
And I can’t praise enough, how operating both desktop and mobile have exploded my productivity skywards. Continue reading
I’m finding that I’m using the Mac Ulysses app more and more for everyday writing, especially blog preparation. Continue reading
Ah Ulysses: in the context I write, neither Joycean nor Homeric. But within it—I do write (because I paid a lot of money for it and I might as well get something out of it; an odyssey it has been). Continue reading
We left off with me looking for an alternative to word 2016 on the Apple Mac App Store and coming across a distraction-free writing program called “Ulysses”. Continue reading
My raw experience with the new Microsoft Office 365 for Mac recently, led me on a single-purposed quest:
Can a serious writer get by without Microsoft Word?
It was the new Microsoft Office for Mac Suite that pushed me over the edge. I’ve used Office since Windows ’95. Nearly every major corporation did and at the time, I was working for some big ones. Continue reading