Katie and David tackle the use of Markdown and MultiMarkdown to write for the Web and more. This episode also includes an interview with Fletcher Penney, author of MultiMarkdown. Links of Interest Markdown John Gruber, Markdown Author Aaron Swartz,
Mac Power Users #37: Markdown and MultiMarkdown - 5by5
Our discussion covers themes from his TED Talk including employee engagement, building a better team, and dispelling the myth of the entitlement generation.
On this episode, Chelsea Flint from WROC-8+@akachela, Emily Hessney from I Heart ROC, and my friend Bryan Chue from Boston talked nerdery and geekery.
Jansen Price talks about getting started in PHP and how professional development happens at The Nerdery.
This episode has an all-star cast of plain text nerds, Brett Terpstra, Dr. Drang and David Sparks. The discussion starts with text editors on Mac and iOS and wraps up with a discussion about the future of text editors and file formats.
Drafts for iOS
Byword for Mac
Byword for iOS
WriteRoom for iOS
WriteRoom for Mac
MultiMarkdown Composer 2
iA Writer for Mac
iA Writer for iOS
Elements for Dropbox
TextExpander for iOS
Siri Stage Fright
San Francisco Font
BBEdit Language Modules
60 Tips Field Guide
MS Word Track Changes
Track Changes in Pages
Office Open XML (docx)
Webarchive file format
Things We Like
Ice Ice Baby
Apple Bluetooth Keyboard
Mobee Magic Bar
Apple Magic Mouse
Mobee Magic Mouse Inductive Charger
In Our Time Podcast
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A discussion about the recently-released "Common Markdown," nee Standard Markdown, as well as iCloud security.
David and Katie sit down with Brett Terpstra drink to talk about his current projects, Marked 2, text, automation and being obsessive about making great things.
Thanks to MPU listener
Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!
Links for this episode:
MPU 045: Finding Files and Tagging | Mac Power Users
MPU 081: Workflows with Brett Terpstra | Mac Power Users
Mac Power Users 167: Workflows with Brett Terpstra | Mac Power Users
Marked 2 – Smarter tools for smarter writers
Marked 2 Mac App Store Link
MPU 011: Services and Macworld 2010 | Mac Power Users
Markdown Service Tools – BrettTerpstra.com
Daring Fireball: Markdown
Home | kramdown
MPU 037: Markdown and MultiMarkdown | Mac Power Users
Katie and David tackle the use of Markdown and MultiMarkdown to write for the Web and more. This episode also includes an interview with Fletcher Penney, author of MultiMarkdown.
Creating Content with Markdown: Learn by Video: Simple, future-proof writing with plain text | Peachpit
Creating Content with Markdown: Learn by Video: Simple, future-proof writing with plain text.
PDFpen for iPad: Edit and Sign PDFs on Your iPad – Video Tutorial
David Sparks did this new soup-to-nuts video tutorial that shows you (almost) everything you need to know about PDFpen for iPad. Epic!
Brett’s PopClip Extensions – BrettTerpstra.com
ErgoDox.org – Home Page
Star Wars Celebration The Ultimate Fan Experience – Star Wars Celebration • April 16 – 19, 2015
Mac Power Users 177: Workflows with Gabe Weatherhead | Mac Power Users
David and Katie talk with Gabe Weatherhead (aka MacDrifter) about being a Mac geek in a PC office, DEVONThink, and his automation workflows.
An unsolicited GeekTool showcase – BrettTerpstra.com
GeekTool: Tynsoe projects
GeekTool is an application for Mac OS 10.6+. It lets you display various kinds of information on your desktop via 3 default plug-ins
How To Customize Your Desktop with GeekTool | Mac|Life
Geeklets – The best place to get GeekTool scripts
Google Charts — Google Developers
A brand new approach to screenshot software | Clarify-it
Indigo Domotics – Advanced Mac Home Automation Software
INSTEON – Indigo 5.0x Pro INSTEON – Compatible Software
Adonit | The Best Fine Point Stylus for iPad & iPhone
Jot – Amazon Link
5by5 | Systematic #103: Speaking Of Stage Fright with Nat Osten
Nat Osten, an iOS developer at Smile, joins Brett to discuss building for the sake of creation, stage fright, high school cafeterias, and the top picks of the week.
App Camp For Girls – Home
Pencil | FiftyThree
Pencil – Amazon Link
Israel Kamakawiwo’ole – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Leap Motion | Mac & PC Motion Controller for Games, Design, & More
Minority Report (2002) – IMDb
Christina Warren (film_girl) on Twitter
5by5 | Overtired
Overtired is Christina Warren and Brett Terpstra, two tech-geeks with unusual sleep schedules coming together to nerd out over gadgets, software, personalities and life. Tune in to find out what keeps them up at night.
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The Backlot is a podcast for lovers of film and technology.
In Episode 5, Ryan and Jonathan talk briefly about the various products announced at Google IO 2012, follow up on a few items from the last episode, and have an in-depth discussion about Markdown, and how it can be useful.