evernote

A 2-post collection

Evernote vs. Dropbox

I got into a discussion the other day around the merits of Evernote versus Dropbox.  Just about everyone has heard of these two services and I wanted to explore why you’d use one over the other.  I use both of these services, extensively, so wanted to give my opinion on how they each stack up in four different categories:  Security, Data Integrity, Search, and X-Factor (that little something extra). Security I’m a bit of a security buff, so I want to tackle security first.  Is my data stored encrypted or in the clear on the provider’s servers?  Who has access to my data besides me?  Is the service “Trust No One”? Dropbox famously blew itself up on...

Automate Uploading PNC Virtual Wallet Statements into Evernote with Hazel

I’ve been on a bit of a productivity kick recently.  My newfound passion with productivity was a direct result of a guy I work with (thanks @DigitalPeterson) hassling me about dusting off OmniFocus and trying it again.  Most of my success can be attributed to him, but also to the guys over at Asian Efficiency.  They provide an amazing 10-part OmniFocus set of tutorials that I highly recommend.  If you want to get started with OmniFocus faster, then I’d also recommend their Asian Efficiency OmniFocus Premium Posts. Once you start down the path to improving your personal productivity, you’ll eventually get to a point where you want to start branching out and looking into additional tools, going...