Joe gets a new computer, and the purchase sparks some discussion on the merits of the touch bar. It’s…good? Drew provides some iOS 11 note-taking updates, and brings up the topic of Twitter and the idea of meaningful distractions. Show notes:HFS+ (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/HFS_Plus)Cortex Episode 15 (https://www.relay.fm/cortex/15)Joe’s mysterious gift (https://www.instagram.com/p/BVicuKlFIFk)Razer DeathAdder (http://amzn.to/2u6fQk4) Mad Cats M.O.U.S. 9 (http://amzn.to/2uFpZRX)Mad Catz n64 Control Pad (http://amzn.to/2tDFYQj)Razer Firefly (http://amzn.to/2tWMNik)Stoner (http://amzn.to/2u0pDHQ)The Art of Thinking Clearly (http://amzn.to/2tX4aQk)Getting Things Done by Edwin C. Bliss (http://amzn.to/2u6waBq)Prizmo Go (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/prizmo-go-instant-text-capture/id1183367390?mt=8&uo=4&at=1010l7cc&ct=wtw)Scanning in Notes freaking out (https://twitter.com/drewcoffman/status/884228448603979776)Ambivert (https://lonerwolf.com/ambivert/)StrengthsFinders (http://amzn.to/2tYdmUr)The Strength of Input (http://www.gallup.com/businessjournal/688/input.aspx)Libby (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/libby-by-overdrive/id1076402606?mt=8&uo=4&at=1010l7cc&ct=wtw) Drew’s Kindle (http://toolsandtoys.net/reviews/the-amazon-kindle-oasis-review/)Productivity Guild (https://productivityguild.com)Matthew Cassinelli and Drew Coffman (https://twitter.com/mattcassinelli/status/882014332422205441)Workflow (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/workflow/id915249334?mt=8&uo=4&at=1010l7cc&ct=wtw)Federico Viticci (https://twitter.com/viticci/)The End of Absence (http://amzn.to/2tDecDp)‘Snapchat is getting a reality TV show’ (https://www.engadget.com/2017/02/10/snapchat-is-getting-a-reality-tv-show-from-a-e/)
Was thinking about our conversation. And heard you mention The End of Absence on this EP. Decided to get it.
It was interesting to hear @drewcoffman talk about being a high Input. I am too. I would love to hear more on how this has been a strength for you, and also how you’ve tamed its weaknesses.
This is one of those books where, although I don't agree with everything, it's viewpoint and arguments really made me stop and rethink the way I interact with and choose to engage with space-filling technology like our phones. I highly recommend it to anyone working in/with tech.