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The Other Anki App
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DavidAllenWizardgold

Apps For Learning – Mac and iOS

A Perpetual and Constant Learner Yesterday I learned of an application called Anki and I installed it on my Mac, my iPhone and my iPad. On the Mac I installed a couple of different versions. I found applications which were not the ones I was looking for because they didn’t have all the tools and possibilities of the original. I

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Obsidian – iCloud or GitHub Sync?

Wasted A Lot Of Time with Git I saw on a few places online where people had been synchronising their Obsidian documents over git. I can say that the advantage would be you would have a backup on steroids due to the versioning. This is what git is all about and I decided it would be a good idea to

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Privacy and Security for Activists- Tails OS

Taking Privacy Security And Encryption to the Next Level If you’ve been following this channel for a while you’ll know that I am keen to promote privacy, encryption and security. One of the easiest ways to protect your data when you’re sending emails is to use the webmail available with Vivaldi browser. An easy to use PGP service. Or you

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Tutorial – Merge PDF Docs Using Shortcuts iOS 15

Merge Multiple PDF Documents into A Single PDF – An iOS 15 Tutorial <a href=”https://goodandgeeky.com/shortcuts-in-macos-monterey-and-ios15/”>Shortcuts</a> keeps getting better and better and with iOS 15 you can do even more automation. In this tutorial I show you how easy it is to put together a shortcut which merges multiple PDF documents. To use it you select the PDF documents in the

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Shortcuts in MacOS Monterey and iOS15

macOS Monterey is nearly upon us – iOS 15 is already here Shortcuts is a very useful application and is now available on Mac OS Monterey. We’ve been enjoying the benefits of iOS automation using Shortcuts for quite some time now. So I made a video showing how to put together a shortcut in the Shortcuts app on my Mac

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Filming Video And Using a Gimbal

Ordering Online Yesterday I put in an order for a DJI gimbal, the previous day they announced the new OM5. I’ve been watching a number of videos showing how to get the best use of a gimbal with various creative gimbal moves. It looks like I’ll be able to make more interesting and creative videos by getting better movement. The

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Obsidian on the Mac
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DavidAllenWizardgold

Even Tech Heads Can Struggle With Geeky

Obsidian Note Taking App I am fascinated with the various note-taking applications and I can’t resist looking at something new. I revel in the technical details and getting things to work in a geeky way. There are times though, when I feel I’ve met my match. Over the last couple of days I’ve been trying out Obsidian again. I’ve been

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Getting Myself Sorted 3

Getting Things Done – Sorted 3 I’ve been planning to make a lot more YouTube videos, but I often find that life gets in the way. It could just be that I’m a procrastinator extraordinaire and highly skilled in putting things off until tomorrow. In the past I’ve tried using Omnifocus, but I found it was a little too complicated.

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Why You Should Not Install Beta Operating Systems

I decided to go with the Mac OS Monterey beta version of the operating system because there were a few things I want to try. Mainly I was interested in the application Shortcuts which just arrived since WWDC and is in Monterey. With the first beta I put on there, everything was working fine. I didn’t really get around to

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DavidAllenWizardgold

Text Buddy Mac App

Text Buddy This is another utility application I recently found which does wild and wonderful things with text. It is for manipulating text with 128 mostly useful commands and not for writing code or markdown. You can either open the application and paste the text into it and press command T to bring up the list of possibilities. Or in

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