Sunday, May 8, 2016

Pseudo-unique ID script for OSX

I use this to get unique IDs that I write on paper and link me back to Workflowy.
It's pretty simple but extremely useful.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Password Assistant on OSX

  • Open Keychain Access
  • File -> New Password Item
  • Turn on "Show Typing" and Click the "Password" link
  • Fiddle with the settings and then you can copy it

Monday, August 24, 2015

Use Markdown in Evernote

New Instructions 

Updated 2015-08-24: textutil needs to be informed of input format and Evernote has changed.



I love Brett Terpstra's Marked, and its integration with Evernote is barebones and cool. Anyway, the instructions are:
  1. Get the everwatch-turbo.rb script and put it in your ~/scripts directory (below or here on GitHub)
  2. Create a directory called ~/evernote-to-marked
  3. Run it in the background by using this in terminal (adjust if your directory is different)
    ~/scripts/everwatch-turbo.rb &

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

One of Them, One of Those, or Nothing in Swift

This is a simple data structure in swift which will store one of these -- an NSObject -- one of those (a String) or nothing at all (nil).