Category: Notions 💡

  • Here’s a Markdown–to–Things 3 Apple Shortcut task parser

    Here’s a Markdown–to–Things 3 Apple Shortcut task parser

    In Markdown, starting lines with – [ ] or – [x] ) creates task checkboxes. I use this syntax often in other programs, too many programs, too many places, so end up with various unfinished tasks littered throughout my digital landscape. I cooked up an Apple Shortcut that takes those tasks and imports them into…

  • Bartlett’s Apocrypha

    Bartlett’s Apocrypha

    My alarm bells go off whenever I see a viral quotation on the socials. An influencer might share that misattributed Marianne Williamson quote as a Nelson Mandela quote (pictured), or a pundit might share a memed WWII general’s anachronistic thoughts on “the evil of political correctness.” One going around this week that seems to have…