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New app incorporating hashtags for organization (for those of you missing Fetchnotes) Unfortunately, only for #iOS currently :(
This is a different kind of notes app. Simpler. Smarter. Better. You can type #hashtags into your notes to organize them. #hashtags link all the tagged notes together—tap on any to see them all. We'll find any phone numbers, email addresses, or links in your notes, too, and you can tap on those to call, email, or go to the web. A dash and then a space makes a list—you can tap the dash later to cross things off. Attach #photos of things you’d like...
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We’ve known as far back as San Diego Comic-Con 2014 that the Spring of 2015 was going to be particularly significant for Dark Horse, releasing Ei8ht, Past Aways, Frankenstein Underground, Rebels, and more. There was a particular emphasis at that time on the ways in which Dark Horse has always been built around a “creator-owned”... Read more »
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Will the Memit Android app have the function to scan ISBN barcodes from book? +Springpad had this feature and pullied it's info from Amazon and other sources(i believe). Or does Memit already have this capability? (I personally don't have a iOS device to test)
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+Mike Kowalczyk  LOOKING GOOD! :-) thank you so much for this valuable feed-back. This will be very helpful in our designing process!
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Strangely unsettling how well this ad's storyline and dialogue dovetail with his +Justified character (pre-Detroit exile of course). Neal McDonough plays Robert Quarles again for Cadillac! #justifiedfx  
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Outstanding retro site design with some fun Instargram videos to boot!
There is a void in your life that only a website can fill. More specifically, a candy website. Even more specifically, a pearsonscandy.com website. Go on. Share
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Seriously. Who uses a leaf blower for snow removal?
A winter storm is making its way from West to East across the United States, bringing with it heavy rainfall, snow, ice and gusting winds.
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After rifling through dozens of alternatives, and having limited time, I jumped to Evernote against my better judgement. But now given the number of disparaging articles I've seen lately, I'm wondering if EN is even safe from the same fate that befell our beloved Springpad?

How many of you have settled on EN vs. OneNote? Or some combination of other alternatives?
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+Ric Donato exactly. Well put my friend.
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Memit Web Clipper Question: I was memming some books and dvds from Amazon. Some items allowed me to select what elements I wanted (images, blocks of copy, etc. w/ a cool purple highlight box) before saving. Awesome feature, BTW! One I liked when I tried Keeeb but LOVE how Memit implemented it.

But on some other books and dvds after I click the clipper it would load a slimmed down version of the listing without any images. Is there some difference in the listings in how Memit treats them in the clipper?

My brief testing was in Firefox on Windows 8.1
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All of us have gone about finding a decent alternative to SP in our own way. Gathering experience from trying out new services, reading what others have tried elsewhere, etc. For me, the process of elimination has been a little easier (i.e. harder to find) due to my personal criteria:

- Decent visual web UI (that wasn't just columns)
- Notebook/collection visual organization
- Check lists
- Android app with access and can scan barcodes
- Migration tool was an added incentive (but not absolutely necessary)
- At least the promise of stability

Starting to apply these to the long list of alternative we curated together, many fell off the potential list immediately. Some seemed to veer to far toward team collaboration rather than note functionality. Just from a longevity standpoint, I felt the darkside pull of EN and ON more than once but just couldn't bring myself to bite the bullet. There had to be something better. Keeeb, Quip, Mammoth and Clipix all have different and great UIs well worth consideration. But ultimately, for my uses, Memit has won me over. The team there and their active conversation here have illustrated their level of involvement in the community. Which, strangely, is exactly what we have here. Memit's willingness to communicate with us, actively ask for suggestions, makes the decision easy. A huge thanks to the Memit team, especially +Lise-Lotte Maria Sundahl, +Jan Futtrup and +Lasse Adolphsen! Taking on all our suggestions/demands have made your jobs more difficult I'm sure. But allows us to feel invested in the product, one we will spread the word and advocate for. Farewell SP, you were a great tool. But our notes must still be written. Onward we march with Memit in hand (at least for me anyway)!
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+Melissa V.  Thank you for liking us, and yes the IOS app is also gonna get a serious makeover in connection with the re-design. Thank you for your feed back. To get the search function  on the IOS app up and running has high priority!
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Has anyone mentioned Icebergs as a Springpad replacement? Anyone have any experience with it? Still fighting the darkside that is Evernote.
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+Rune Alblas has just surpassed Iron Man on my lifelong hero short list....
Knowing that, now I can continue to use Evernote in the interim without crying about all of the effort I would lose later on. 8)
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I give Domino the win for making real sugar stand out again in a sea of rectangular packaging.
A new inventive way for sugar to be used and poured. Domino Sugar and C&H sugar now has a b...
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Watched this last night after hearing of his passing. Starts out talking about drinking. Always a good place to start. It's all hysterical. Best part is the end, his response to if he's given any thought to what he wants written on his tombstone (4:24).
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