Diary of an Ass Monkey (assmonkeydiary) wrote,
Diary of an Ass Monkey
assmonkeydiary

dropbox

I really need to thank traballenguas for solving one of my problems. Neither Google Docs nor Zoho were quite doing the trick for me as a way to work on my novel from multiple computers. They were ok, but now I've got something much better.

His solution is called Dropbox and it's basically a magic folder that exists simultaneously on any computer where you install it. So if I make changes on a word document here at home, the copy on my work computer gets updated too. It's great. It does chew up a little of you internet connection (anywhere from 5-50 MBs), but for me it's definitely worth it.

Tags: barefoot, the internet
Subscribe

  • long time, no blog

    I've been ignoring this poor blog lately, so here's an update on what I've been up to. Saw Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World two weekends in a row. Love…

  • the novel is progressing

    The writing's been going pretty well lately. Since late February, I've been working on converting my extensive notes into prose and I'm now more than…

  • weekend

    Saturday, I managed to drag my slightly hungover self out of the house for the US vs. Ghana match. Such a bummer. They really did outplay us, but I…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 5 comments