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Adding punctuation to dictation on the iPad

Today I was testing out the dictation capabilities of the keyboard on the iPad Pro. As I was dictating, I added pauses for commas and long pauses for full stops. Unfortunately, the dictation doesn’t consider long pauses to be anything but a pause in thought, and didn’t add any punctuation in for me. Below are […]

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Technology Writing

Supporting Multiple Authors in an Eleventy Blog

One of the great things about WordPress is the easy nature in which you can have multiple contributors, or authors, working on a single site. Each author has their own archive page and a list of all the articles that they’ve written in the past. It’s something that comes default with WordPress and it’s one […]

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Adding emojis with iPad Pro Magic Keyboard

Yesterday my daughter was “helping” me in my home office (bedroom). While I tapped away on the keyboard with the laptop she was writing her memoirs using the Magic Keyboard. Somehow she wound up with the Emoji options on the screen, and then they disappeared again. She tapped me on the shoulder and asked “How […]

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iPad Pro

Six and half years ago I went camping with my wife and our 6 month old son. It was over the Easter weekend which turned out to be rather cold for camping, but a lot of fun none the less. Just after we set up at the camping site my wife pulled out an early […]

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Technology Work

Semi-sentient, voice-first, dynamic websites are (not) coming anytime soon

One of my amazing colleagues wrote an article on a new form of Careers Website that is ready to launch right now (at least according to this article). Now let me be super clear: We produce some of the best Careers sites in the market using the tools/tech that is currently available in the wild. […]