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Bookmarking alternative Emacs org-mode. Using org-protocol, you can add links to your notes. My browser bookmark bar is empty; I had hundreds of old archived bookmark files that I had little hope of getting through. I converted them to org-mode files (probably using pandoc), and quickly sorted, cleaned out and extracted what I might actually need. So now, ...


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Menubar Countdown: Works on OS X Simple And Customizable Free


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So for OS X there's also this Pomodoro Timer app Features: Shows remaining time Customizable Length Nice UI Drawback: High Price(It was 1.99 but I figure they've increased the price which is a little bit ridiculous now for such a simple App)


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Results manager from Gyronix sounds like what you're looking for. http://www.gyronix.com/resultmanager.php It works with Mindmanager Mindmap software But the combined cost of the two products is substantial. Some years sago, I used this combination but eventually found it was too involved to keep using when my work responsibilities simplified I've ...


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I suffered the exact problem. Over the years, I've learned a couple methods/tools that helped. But in general, it's more of a habit/process issue than the lack of hardware. I'll first talk about some tools: For browser tabs, I like 'one tab' or something like 'simple window saver' (for chrome). Just find a session managing extension that helps you quickly ...


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I do this with Evernote and RememberTheMilk. In practice, an alert shows up in my task list that says "Review article XYZ" with a link. When I review it, I mark the task complete. The task will appear again after the repeat interval I selected. To make it all work has a number of steps that may sound overwhelming, but in practice is a mouse click here and a ...


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Set up a folder called "tickler/" somewhere (e.g., on your desktop, as you will be accessing it regularly). In tickler/, set up lots of subfolders named MM-DD for all the days of the year (so, "01-01", "01-02" etc.). Distribute your pdfs into these files, and add txt files containing the URLs you want to review. Every day, check out the subfolder ...


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You could use Docear (http://www.docear.org , free and open source) - a fork of the free mindmapping software Freeplane - which is made for researchers and also incorporates a sophisticated system for extracting text and notes from PDF documents and keeping bibliographic references (even for each single note). You can define an inbox directory and put your ...


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It is difficult not to multitask in the modern environment. I think simplifying can be an answer to your question. Try to create good organized bookmark system. Using bookmarks can be a good way to reduce the amount of tabs on your browser. Also general simplifying as one task per time is a good exercise to improve your productivity. I tend to use chrome ...


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Use OneTab. It is a Chrome/Firefox extension. It allows you to - with a single right click - move all your 500 tabs into a list that is then persistent. This is better than bookmarking them, especially if you only want to read them once and because bookmarking 500 items is a pain.



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