Evernote Reminders

by Brandon on May 24, 2013

Evernote added a new feature yesterday—Evernote Reminders. You can read the official blog post here. At the moment, Reminders is only available on Mac, iOS, and the Web, but we can expect it on Windows and Android in the near future. I’ve only been using Reminders for a few hours now, so I’m not exactly sure how I will integrate this new feature into my GTD system. Here are a few ideas I’ve come up with so far: More »



Back in October, when My Simple Curiosity was featured on Lifehacker, several commenters were interested in using templates with Evernote for Android. At the time, I offered up a few crude workarounds, but I was unable to find any apps in the market with the desired functionality. That is, until I discovered Note Creator. More »



In a previous post, I described how to create note templates using Evernote for Windows. A few readers have expressed interest in having the template open in a new window similar to how you can open an empty note in a new window using the Ctrl-Alt-N keyboard shortcut. More »



In previous posts, I’ve explained how to implement a GTD system using Evernote. This implementation, however, is missing two key elements—your calendar and email. More »



Samsung Galaxy S II – NFC Tags

by Brandon on March 7, 2012

Back in November, I purchased my first Android device—the Samsung Galaxy S II (named best smartphone at the 2012 GSMA Mobile Awards). The Galaxy S II supports NFC, and I recently decided to take advantage of this feature. I ordered some cheap NFC Tags from here (check out their Twitter page for some good deals), and they arrived in the mail this week. More »



Today, while thinking about the best way to handle collaborative projects, I realized I needed to make a minor change to my GTD with Evernote system (I have edited the post on Notebooks, the post on Saved Searches, and the third post on Projects to reflect the changes). More »


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Now that you’ve learned to create templates in Evernote for both Windows and Mac, it’s time to incorporate the templates into your GTD workflow. More »



In the last post I discussed how to create note templates in Evernote for Windows. Now let’s discuss how to do it on a Mac. More »



I’ve been promising this post for a while now, but before we get down to the nitty-gritty, we need to learn how to create note templates in Evernote for Windows (The process is different if you’re on a Mac. I’ll cover note templates in Evernote for Mac in the next post…stay tuned). More »




by Brandon on November 9, 2011

My Simple Curiosity now has a Google+ Brand Page. I’ll be updating the site so you can connect to the page directly from the sidebar, but for now you can check it out here. More »