The Traveling Drone

Morning Coffee 25: October 3rd, 2022


I’m in Mandeville this morning. Helping out with some drone work and shooting a commercial. Always interesting trying to write while traveling. Let’s begin.

Table of Contents

  1. The Traveling Drone
  2. Simplified Weather
  3. Sofa

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The Traveling Drone

Spent the day working with cameras, drones, and microphones. It’s always a treat when I get to do this kind of work. Even more so when it’s out of town. Networking, building relationships, and offering my talents to the world. It’s what I was born to do.


Simplified weather

I recently switched CARROT Weather to a very simple look: the current weather on top, with the next 72 hours trailing underneath. Nothing else. As I scroll through those 72 hours, I watch the temperature snake from hot to cold, I watch the sun go down, and I notice when the icon goes from sun to rain. A very clean and simple way to monitor the weather.


Sofa

Sofa remains one of my favorite apps on the iPhone. I recently cleaned up my lists, getting it back down to just the essentials. Three main lists (TV, Movies, and Games), with a section titled Collections” underneath.

Collections is where I make cool personalized lists for things that are connected. Like the Marvel Cinematic Universe, or all of Christopher Nolan’s films.


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Made 100 coffees in a row. Made a gaming page with a 1989 photo of me. Released two books on Amazon. Celebrating Rose turning two. Working from home for a big company. Writing a newsletter every Monday morning. Last updated: March 7th, 2024.

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