Re: MS OneNote uses for tech comm

Subject: Re: MS OneNote uses for tech comm
From: Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
To: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2012 08:09:59 -0800

I sent Nancy full details on my OneNote usage, and alluded to MS and
Apple ostritch necking that destroyed what could have been an amazing

Evernote is more flexible, cross-platform, and capable of working with
the same media types as OneNote. I don't know if EverNote indexes
audio or handwritten notes for search, and handwriting/drawing and
document structuring are only available on the mobile platforms.

Until recently I'd been reporting issues to EverNote about the iPhone
app inserting non-breaking spaces into my notes. This made it
difficult to work with as a text brainstorming tool on iPhone because
the lines kept getting wonky, and threw me off my rhythm.

But now all that is fixed.


On 2012-01-10, at 7:50 AM, Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> I'd received a beta of it many years ago. It looked like a great idea,
> but the beta was buggy. I'd since found Evernote, so I never tried it
> again.
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 9:50 AM, Nancy Allison <maker -at- verizon -dot- net> wrote:
>> ..
>> If you are, I'd love to know what features you find most useful.
>> ...
>> Or, if you've tried it and found it didn't meet your needs, I'd love to
>> hear about that, too.

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