EVERNOTE – Man’s New Best Friend

EvernoteRemember everything. Capture anything. Access anywhere. Find things fast.
Just when you thought that man’s best friend would always be his trusty dog… well welcome the elephant in the room. They are cuddly, big, and if you make them mad they will squash you like an ant. I mean.. I am just saying.

Evernote has been a wonderful tool that I stumbled across last year. It allows me to clip portions of a page, the whole page, and make basic notes. Evernote offers a free account and a paid version for about $45-50 a year which allows for more storage. Honestly… the free account will suit you well in the mean time. [Read more…]

WordPress 3.0 Thelonious Blasting Off

Drum roll please! Lights, camera, action! Introducing the new WordPress 3.0 “Thelonious” to a download button near you! Exciting news released on WordPress’s blog today about this 13th release of their platform.

WordPress was inspired with this recent upgrade by Thelonious Monk (October 10, 1917 – February 17, 1982) who was an American jazz pianist and composer. Amongst society, “one of the giants of American music”.  He was a very stylish man who dressed to impress along with a one time feature on the front cover of Time Magazine.

The first thing you’ll notice is a lighter back end management piece. The new default blog template or theme is called Twenty Ten. Say goodbye to ol’ blue I like to call it! This default theme supports all the bells and whistles they are throwing out with WordPress 3.0. Some important features are the upgrades to customize your backgrounds, shortlinks, headers, post types, menus, and taxonomies. Plus you can now run multiple blogs on just one installation verse having to run a new installation for each blog site you set up. Now that right there is beautiful! [Read more…]