vim for ipad? well done folks

i really don’t know how i would use this implementation of vim on the ipad given that it doesn’t appear to have dropbox support. but i really like the fact that it exists and it’s getting downloaded instantly. i’m more of an emacs guy myself, but i’m perfectly conversant in and happy to get stuff done in vim. particularly given the sad state of editors on the ipad. i do fear however that the inability to ship vim with an external binary will limit its ability to support cloud filesystems....

January 20, 2012 · steve ulrich

about "the economist"

a little nugget in the settings > about menu in the economist app for the ipad. First published in September 1843 to take part in “a severe contest between intelligence, which presses fowards, and an unworthy, timid ignorance obstructing our progress.” – the economist

October 9, 2011 · steve ulrich

iPad - a few months in

i had some draft notes kicking around in the queue for a little while that i’ve been meaning to get out. i’m surprised by how much things have changed over the past few months with this device and how my views towards it have shifted. since i seem get asked on a pretty regular basis which apps / etc. i find to be the most useful, i thought i’d dust up some of my notes on the platform....

August 8, 2010 · steve ulrich