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Rich Notes: The Rich-Text Text Editor For iOS [Feature]

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It’s handsome, in a functional kind of way.

Here‚Äôs a little something that might get you formatted-text nerds excited: Rich Notes, yet another new text-editing app, lets you write on the iPad in rich text. That is, you can italicize and embolden your words right there on the page. Yes, this works with some other apps, but Rich Notes lets you use keyboard shortcuts to do it. If you have an external keyboard  [Read More…]

OS X System Service Gives One-Click, In-Place Markdown to Rich Text Conversion

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The hardest working nerd and code-wizard on the internet, Brett “I just built this” Terpstra, has added a rather great new feature to his Markdown Service Tools pack for the Mac. Among many other updates, you can now convert Markdown to rich text, in-line.

The Service Tools are pretty much essential if you write in Markdown on your Mac. They are a bunch of System Services which sit in the Services menu (and can be assigned keyboard  [Read More…]

Rich Notes: The Rich-Text Text Editor For iOS

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Here’s a little something that might get you formatted-text nerds excited: Rich Notes, yet another new text-editing app, lets you write on the iPad in rich text. That is, you can italicize and embolden your words right there on the page. Yes, this works with some other apps, but Rich Notes lets you use keyboard shortcuts to do it. If you have an external keyboard hooked up, CMD-B and CMD-I will do just what  [Read More…]

Steve Jobs Widow Joins Forbes Rich List, Is Now The Richest Women In Silicon Valley

Laurene Powell with husband Steve Jobs.

Forbes released their list of the richest people in the world today, and among the newcomers making the list is Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs.

Powell inherited Steve Jobs’ massive fortune, which Forbes estimates to be $ 11 billion, making her the wealthiest woman in Silicon Valley, and 28th richest person in the world.

“A Stanford business school student when she met  [Read More…]

Evernote for iOS Gets A Great Update: New iPad Interface, Shared Notebooks and Rich Text Support

If you love Evernote as much as I do, thisíll delight you: a chunky update has just been released adding rich text support, shared notebooks, a redesigned UI for iPad and more.   For me, Shared Notebooks is the big star here, meaning I can finally share my Evernote recipe collection with my girlfriend painlessly. Shared notebooks are even stored locally. Internally, though, Evernote seems to be placing a lot  [Read More…]