Joplin and Boostnote

There are some great note taking applications available these days. I want to call out two that I've used within the last year.

I look for key features in a note taking application. Without these, it isn't worth using.

  • Supports Markdown syntax
  • Has Markdown preview
  • Allows grouping notes together
  • Supports …
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QCAD Block Library Quick Tip

A powerful feature of decent CAD applications is a "block" library of symbols that can easily be inserted into a drawing. This allows you to reuse groups of objects without having to redraw them each time. If you are learning CAD, make it a priority to learn how to use …

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Gramps - Genealogy Application

One of my goals is to get back into doing family tree research. That means getting organized! I have quite a bit of information collected over the years. This includes GEDCOM data from using previous genealogy applications.

Yes, I know, ancestry.com is highly recommended for doing genealogy research. I'm …

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