Drafts: Idea Inbox

Drafts is an “idea Inbox”. Launch the app, type your text, and then decide where it needs to go or be used. You can send it in an email or a text message, post to Twitter or update your Facebook status. Send the text off as a new note in Evernote or save it as a text file to Dropbox. You can hand it off to the clipboard or other writing apps, and it’s the fastest way you’ve ever entered a new event in the calendar app.

Drafts launches fast so you get the idea down first, and then decide what to do with it. After you use it about three times, you’ll wonder how long before Apple will buy the developer out and add it to iOS.

Check out my tips for using Drafts.


Flipboard is a tough app to describe. My best attempt: a “newspaper” style app that presents a customize selection from your existing apps and services.

Flipboard can pull in “top” feeds, Flipboard-curated feeds and other major sources, but the real fun is adding your accounts like Facebook, Instagram, Flickr and others. Why? Because your interactions with items within Flipboard are just  like being not he actual site.

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