Tag: writing

Desk 1.0 Review: A Sleek Mac App For Distraction-Free Writing

I don’t spend a whole lot of time thinking about which app I use to write with. If it accepts text input and stays out of...

Studio Neat’s Cosmonaut Stylus For The iPad Is Your Best Option

A few weeks ago I wrote a review of Remarks, a PDF-based note taking and markup application for the iPad. In the review I wrote...

iOS needs better language/keyboard controls

For those of us who speak more than one language, writing in iOS can be somewhat annoying. To make use of features like the built-in...

DayOne: An elegant journaling app for writers

DayOne ($9.99) by Bloom is a journaling app for Mac, with a corresponding iOS app for iPhone and iPad. The app was designed to help users focus on writing, so it sports a minimalist interface and offers no unnecessary features. At the same time, the app encourages writing every day with a reminder system and an inspirational quotes box. If you want a journaling app that keeps the emphasis on writing, then DayOne is an excellent choice.

OmniOutliner: Customizable outlining (but at a cost)

OmniOutliner ($19.99) by OmniGroup is a self-standing outlining application for the iPad. Like all of OmniGroup’s apps, OmniOutliner is well-designed, highly customizable, and a pleasure...

Stop thinking about your script and write it with Movie Draft SE

Featured on the Mac App Store a few weeks back, Movie Draft SE is available for a very affordable price and is compatible with Final...

Get extreme focus with Grandview

That was the first word I wrote using Grandview. This review may read peculiarly and this is due to the fact that I am writing...

Chronories: A daily diary and logging system for your Mac

Chronories is not just a diary application for your Mac. It is a living time capsule that helps you monitor your life in the present and preserve your memories for the future.

Thoughts on the iPad as a writing Tool

So, I got an iPad for Christmas. I have been using it like crazy for the past couple of days, but this is is my...

Hard Candy Stylus: iPad accessory for the holidays?

Hard Candy’s iPad stylus, which sells for $34.95, goes in my “I-want-one-of-those” category, which does seem to be growing. This iPad accessory is said to...