Slack Feature Request: Focused Working Mode

Slack is great, but it's also terrible. It's much better than email at talking to people, but it's also a distraction machine. This isn't an original thought, but it's certainly something that bothers me like it bothers the rest of you. Do not disturb exists in the app already, and

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A Few Months with Hey

I made this video soon after Hey launched because I enjoyed my first 2 weeks with it and wanted to see where they were going with this new service. Nearly 2 months later, I have an update. Hey is one of, if not the best new service I've signed up

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How I Use ScreenFlow to Make Videos on YouTube

How I Use ScreenFlow to Make Videos on YouTube
I have gotten a bunch of questions about how I record and edit my videos, so I took a few minutes today and shared a couple tips for my process and how ScreenFlow acts as the certerpiece for how these videos get made. I hope you like it! https://youtu.

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A Practical Introduction to Roam Research

A Practical Introduction to Roam Research
Ok, I know you're probably going "$15/month for some trendy note taking app that I can do for free in Apple Notes?" I hear you… I promise this video looks at Roam from a practical perspective. Check it out below!

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Why Things 3 is my Favorite GTD Task Manager

Why Things 3 is my Favorite GTD Task Manager
Alright, I think this is the video I've been drifting towards for a few weeks now on A Better Computer. After doing videos on: The Morning Project and how I start my day rightAutomating tasks with ShortcutsWhy Quick Entry on the Mac is so greatHow to track gift ideas all

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Dark Noise 2 is Out Today

Dark Noise 2 is Out Today
White noise apps are but usually that nice, so when Dark Noise hit the scene last year, I was immediately struck by it. Great design, great options, and a reasonable one-time cost. I’ve been using it ever since and it’s been really nice when working from home. Today

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Hey, Control, and the Importance of a Good UI

One of the things I see a lot in comments about my videos/articles ab out Hey is something like “can’t you do this by blocking people in Gmail?” or “can’t you just control who gets in with Sanebox?” I think that depending on what you like about

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Introducing YarnBuddy

Introducing YarnBuddy
Becky Hansmeyer: YarnBuddy is a project tracker and a row counter. That means its primary job is to help you keep track of all the knitting or crochet projects you’re working on (or have worked on in the past) as well as where exactly you left off on each

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