Wordplay: Build Your Vocabulary with these 15 Tools and Our Research-Backed Tips Have you ever felt that high from finally employing a new, SAT-worthy word, matching it to the exact meaning you're trying to convey? It's like fitting the last piece into a jigsaw puzzle; there's something incredibly satisfying about using words effectively. Of course, vocabulary isn't just a feel-good hobby. It helps us understand others, and convey meaning effectively. A deep vocabulary allows you to be more intentional about your message. Visual Thinking + Synthesis Photo by Ken Yeung I really enjoy talking complex subjects, processes or business problems and boiling them down to their core essence. This is becoming known as the process of "Visual Thinking".
Online Audio Editor TwistedWave is a browser-based audio editor. You only need a web browser to access it, and you can use it to record or edit any audio file. All the audio is stored and processed on the server, so you don't need to download anything, or save your work when you are done. Close your browser window and your work is saved. Why creative people are different from everyone else There’s no doubt that creative people are very different from others. They seem to live on a different planet, in a whole other universe. Their striking inventiveness and originality keep raising a question of HOW. How on earth did they come up with that? We set out on a quest to learn what makes outside-the-box thinkers tick. And with the help of science we managed to establish few of the traits creative people tend to exhibit.
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When Your Calling Seems Vague and Unclear, You’re on the Right Track When Your Calling Seems Vague and Unclear, You’re on the Right Track Most people don’t know what to do with their lives. And that’s okay. “We see in order to move; we move in order to see.” Workflow: Using TextExpander Snippets in Drafts as Templates for Creating Lists - Productivity and Workflows - Geeks With Juniors One of the features in Drafts that I haven't discussed much is its support for TextExpander snippets in custom action fields. With this feature, we can create URL actions that contain fenced abbreviations, such as <<abbreviation>>, and have Drafts automatically expands it when the action is fired. This feature is different from the built-in support that Drafts has for TextExpander snippets when you write your posts.
Polymaps - Pavement Quality This example also uses a data visualization library called Protovis for color interpolation. Protovis is optional and not required to use Polymaps. Note that we’re not using Protovis to render anything—just data processing.