Old Man Learning to Code

If you’ve been following Good and Geeky for a while you’ll know that I am keen to use Shortcuts, Keyboard Maestro and other tools to automate whatever can be automated. It’s all part of the plan to be as good and geeky as possible. With shortcuts you have a simple linear coding process. You can […]

Apps For Learning – Mac and iOS

The Other Anki App

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Even Tech Heads Can Struggle With Geeky

Obsidian on the Mac

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]