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13 things you didn't know you could do with Google Home and Chromecast

Looking to buy one of the new Google Home smart speakers or Chromecast? Or do you want to make the most of one you already own? Here’s a list of the best hidden Google Home features, along with some Google Home tips, for these little smart home products.<p>Google Home tips and tricks<p>Find your …

Mozilla adds voice search, note taking, and a tool to send 1GB files, to Test Pilot

11 Advanced Search Techniques to Quickly Find What You Need

When you’re searching in Evernote, there are many different ways to go about whittling down the results.From simply typing into the box with the …

Should Students Take Notes on a Computer?

Nowadays, it’s not uncommon for instructors to include notes regarding laptop and internet use in their course syllabi. Many instructors ban the use …

Evernote trots out ‘poor communication’ excuse in response to uproar over privacy policy changes

Popular note-taking app Evernote caused a huge stink this week when news emerged that it was making notable changes to its privacy policy — one of which would permit some employees to view the content of users’ notes — as the company works on new features that rely on machine-learning …

Bullet Journaling: Your Solution for Daily Disorganization

Ryder Carroll is a bike-sharing, glasses-wearing product designer from Brooklyn, N.Y. Early in March, we met in a crowded coffee shop. No one …

Want to be more productive? Don’t go paperless.

Brick-and-mortar bookstores are closing their doors. Libraries lend out e-books. Receipts are emailed or texted. Bank statements are sent …

The Ultimate Guide to Note-Taking

No matter what your profession, there are lots of reasons to take notes. You take notes to retain information from things you hear – like meetings …

Productivity Hack Of The Week: Keep A More Organized Notebook

Nothing trumps good, old-fashioned pen and paper when it comes to taking effective notes. Except maybe this trick.<p>Taking notes during meetings and throughout the day is a great way to stay organized and focused. Some of the most powerful people even do it to stay ahead of the competition, and it’s …

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Managing References with Paperpile – ProfHacker - Blogs

Ah, research. No matter our field, we need to organize our source materials and keep track of our notes. As we write, we need a convenient way to …

Apps

A Comprehensive Guide to Note-Taking in College

I forget everything unless it's been written down. If you're anything like me, you rely dearly on your notes to get you through the academic rigor …

Note-Taking

How I run a blog, started a business and work a full time job all at once

I’m going to be talking about productivity today.<p>I’m going to cover:<p>My work flow and how I manage tasks<br>• My daily routine<br>• Apps and tools I use<br>• The way I …

Taking Note: How to Use Bullet Points for Concise Note-Taking

<i>This post is part of our ongoing series, “Taking Note,” outlining the storied history and styles of note-taking. Throughout the coming weeks, we’ll</i> …

5 More Apps Every Writer Needs

Your writing time is precious. Last year we gave you five apps that every writer needs to check out. We’re back with five more apps to help you stay …

Some Very Good Google Forms Tools for Teachers

May 31, 2015<br>Google Forms is one of the versatile tools we use for a wide variety of instructional purposes. From creating survey forms to designing …

8 Tools we use to Capture Ideas, Write Compelling Content, and Edit our Words

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” — Benjamin FranklinThese days, we’re all writers.The challenge is being clear …

Best iPad Apps of 2013

2013 has been another memorable year for the iPad App Store. The number of apps designed specifically for the iPad hit the 500,000 milestone this year and is now well on its way to 600,000. By now, there are excellent iPad apps for just about any purpose. From heavy-duty productivity and business …

How Evernote can Help you Achieve Your Goals in 2015

If you are going to achieve your goals in 2015, you must have a way to track your progress, so you actually achieve it.<p>There are a variety of tools …

Productivity

Quickly Save your Gmail Messages in Evernote with a Google Sheet

Your Evernote account has a secret email address and any email message forwarded to this address is automatically archived as a new note in one of …

Apps

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

15 Best Google Drive Add

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Five Good Options for Creating Mind Maps on Your iPad

I’m a big fan of mind mapping as a method for organizing thoughts, connecting concepts, and visualizing the big picture of concept. In fact, I think …

How to save your Kindle Notes and Highlights into Evernote

Help Them Brainstorm! 50+ Tips & Resources

<i>“An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.” – Charles Dickens</i><p>Brainstorming is an important process that …

The 25 Best Bloggers, 2013 Edition

For years now, pundits have been knowingly declaring that blogging is dead, rendered irrelevant by alternative means of personal publishing such as …

50 Best Websites 2013

As a wise-but-forgotten person once pointed out, any book you haven’t read is a new book. With websites, it’s the same thing.<p>So when we TIME editors …