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Dealing With Information Overload Using Read It Later and Paperdroid Pro

Dealing with Information Overload Using Read it Later and Paperdroid Pro

Sometimes it is difficult for one to live in the modern world with the myriad distractions and the constant barrage of information from every electronic device and online service. While some of this information is clearly superfluous to our occupations and the well-greased machine of our life, other nuggets of thought-provoking brain candy can enrich even the most mundane knowledge worker’s daily routine.

I do not mean to sound like a technological apologist, but the fact remains that in order to get through my daily work, I need to rely not only on my own bag of tricks, but also the Pandora’s box of the World Wide Web.

So, how am I dealing with this constant flood of nigh-impossible-to-organize knowledge distractions? Not very well up to this point, but the tide has been changing for the better in the recent weeks.

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Worthless Genius Podcast Episode #4 is Coming…

It’s been way too long since Episode 3 was released, but I am working on a new work flow that will allow me to get the recording done faster, and be a lot clearer.

I had been using my desktop PC and Audacity to record, but there was a lot of high-pitched squealing, and the microphone input was not very loud.

Well, I’ve switched to GarageBand now, and boy is there a major difference.  Even on the modest White Macbook, the recording quality is stellar.  Surely not perfect, but certainly much better.

So, Episode #4 is coming, be patient.  If all goes according to plan, this will actually end up being the longest episode yet.  Stay tuned!