“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” -Steve Jobs
Listening to Comeback Story by Kings of Leon
– Preview it on Path.
Who hurt you, inventor of Cling Wrap™?
Testing out publishing from Byword for iOS. Pretty sure all my writing is going to be done in this app from now on. The app is elegant, handles Markdown like a champ, has an extra row of helpful keys above the keyboard, yet on the iPhone 5’s 4” screen, nothing feels crowded. The ability to publish to external sources like Tumblr or Evernote and the fact that iCloud syncing has been, for me, flawless…all of these reasons put it on my iPhone and iPad homescreens and my dock on my Mac.
Resentment of the Day: Pentagon’s Fax Machine is Broken, Holding Up FOIA Requests and Won’t Be Replaced Until October
If you’ve filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with The Pentagon recently, don’t hold your breath because it’s going to take longer than usual to hear back. According to MuckRock, the only fax machine used by the Office of the Secretary of Defense to process these requests has been out of order for two weeks, leading to more than 1,000 backlogged requests that have been submitted by journalists in light of the National Security Agency scandals. In responding to the reports, a Defense Department spokesperson projected that the machine probably won’t be back up until “sometime in October, but could extend into November.”
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