Mark Anderson has occasionally commented on this site. His Tinderbox Reference File is an invaluable resource for mastering Tinderbox. It's a good first place to go when trying to figure out the more sophisticated aspects of the software. He's built the site using Tinderbox.
This is just a quick post to direct interested readers to Tinderbox guru Mark Anderson's series of informational screen captures (using the terrific Clarify app) to help people learn Tinderbox. Check it out here.
I have not been able to write about Tinderbox 6 primarily because I have not had the time to really immerse myself in the upgrade to feel comfortable with a long or detailed discussion. However, there is one new feature that caught my attention, and about which I am very intrigued. The new Chart View … Continue reading Quick Tinderbox 6 highlight – Chart View
Got an e-mail announcement today from Mark Bernstein of Eastgate Systems announcing the availability of version 6 of Tinderbox: Tinderbox Six is the largest and most significant update, ever. Each facet of the program has been re-imagined and re-implemented: text is gorgeous, maps are beautiful, outlines are buttery smooth, and agents never make you wait … Continue reading Tinderbox 6 now available
The past week or so has been like Christmas for a CRIMP geek like me. First, I decided to bite the bullet and subscribe to Office 365 so I could use OneNote effectively on all my devices (more about this in an upcoming post). Then I was offered an advance look at Curio 9 (which I'll … Continue reading An embarrassment of riches?
I've written recently about my efforts to incorporate bullet journaling into my note-taking system. You can read about this here and here. As I mentioned in my second post, I am finding the paper notebook fun, handy and effective, more so than I expected. Many notes can live inside the notebook, without being transferred to other … Continue reading Bullet Journaling with Tinderbox
If you've been intrigued by Tinderbox, but thought the price was a wee bit high, you might be interested in knowing about the "Summerfest" sale, where you can get Tinderbox for $143 -- more than $100 off the regular price. Summerfest is a promotion among several "artisanal" software producers: Tinderbox: Visualize and organize your notes, … Continue reading Tinderbox, Scrivener and more on sale!
Tinderbox guru Mark Anderson has put together a nice collection of Tinderbox tutorials.
Last November I posted an article about using Tinderbox as a day book. I haven't been completely diligent about using the day book, mostly because I'm a tinkerer and continually try new methods and software. However, in recent weeks I've been using my day book more and more, so it feels like the right time for … Continue reading Tinderbox Chronicles, part 6a – day book followup
In my previous post about ConnectedText, I compared it to Tinderbox in the way that it requires the user to bring his or her own vision to the process. What I mean by this is that neither application forces any kind of structure or process to your information management. In each program, you have to … Continue reading ConnectedText does the work for you (or a lot of it anyway)