Month: October 2011

My Daily Dream Journal

If you are a dreamer or liked My Daily Journal (MDJ) featured recently, listen up. My Daily Dream Journal (from the creators of MDJ, JI Software) refers not to my own personal dream journal (I’ll be honest, I’ve never kept one), but an interesting new app for the iPhone and iPad that promises to record those fleeting dreams. Actually, to justsay MDDJ is an app that records dreams would fall short of what it can do. Similar to any other journal, create an entry and input the details of your dream. After you are done it scans your document...

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Journal App Review- My Daily Journal Could Be Your Next Journal

If you are in the hunt for an iPhone or iPad journal, you may have to look no further than one of the newer contenders, My Daily Journal. Packing in functionality, customization and features, MDJ is just about as good as you will find on iOS. Perhaps the best feature is universality. Buy this app once and you have it on your iPhone, iPad and even iPod touch. Although I reviewed it on my iPhone 4, the iPad version utilizes the large screen, scaling accordingly. Another very important feature is that MDJ can be backed up in the ‘cloud’, something...

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What Cloud Journaling Is And Why It Is Important

Cloud journaling is very important and growing more so by the year. Don’t look at me like I’m crazy. Please. And no, I’m not talking about writing in your diary about fluffy clouds. What I am talking about is the fact that a connected, server backed up journal is a happy journal. This is a fundamental advantage digital journals have over their hand written counterparts. If my phone or computer get zapped in a fire, unlike my physical journals, these electronic versions will be perfectly fine. In case you aren’t aware of what the ‘cloud’ is, here is a...

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Why Your Journal Is Better Than Facebook’s Timeline

Have you heard about Facebook’s upcoming feature Timeline? Recently announced at Facebook’s own F8 conference, Timeline is a new feature that will be rolled out that will combine past and future posts, pictures, videos and other updates into a single, visual conglomerate. In their own words: “Imagine if there was an easy way to rediscover the things you shared, and collect all your best moments in a single place. Introducing timeline – a new kind of profile  With timeline, now you have a home for all the great stories you’ve already shared. They don’t just vanish as you add...

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How Will The 2050 Crowd Benefit From Our Journals?

Following is a guest post I did for another great journaling website, Journal in a Box. I highly recommend clicking through and reading the full article. Journal in a Box not only gives tips and suggestions for improving journals, they also offer unique physical journals to do it in. How Will the 2050 Crowd Benefit from our Journals? You’ve been there before. Grandpa telling you about how he had to walk to school upside down through a tsunami of 20 feet of snow and 125 degrees below zero, all while fighting off a pack of wolves. We get it...

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