Pocket Operator

Here we go, current WANT of the moment … one of these badass little Pocket Operators from the audio wizards at teenage engineering. You can see below what these little sequencers are capable of. I really dig the PO-20 arcade. It’s got those fun 8-bit bleeps and bloops and features a chord progression engine. Check out CUCKOO’s video and see how easy it is to slam out some beats in mere moments.

Just sick. And it’s like $60! I want one.

Reboot

It was around 11:30 in the evening when I finally reached the perfect balance of drunk and tired to sit on the couch with a keyboard in my lap and start writing. My wife had gone to bed nearly two hours earlier after downing three Advil PM and half a can of ginger ale. She said she didn’t feel well, but that didn’t surprise me, she’s almost always tired these days.

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Fu Master Productivity Checklist

I love Things3. It’s the backbone of my daily productivity, from recurring tasks like household chores to multi-step projects.

Vince Coley and his lovely website Productivity with a Purpose is a great place to learn all about the Getting Things Done method, and particularly how he uses Things3 to automate and classify every task in your life. I greatly enjoyed this recent post on how he uses this ubiquitous app to do just that.