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SummerFest 2015

June 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

To celebrate the beginning of Summer we are happy to announce that we are once again participating in the SummerFest promo. For a limited time eight awesome artisanal apps from eight awesome developers are discounted 25 percent. Nisus Software is proud to team up with great developers of wonderful tools like Scrivener, DEVONthink Office Pro, Tinderbox, Aeon Timeline, Bookends, Take Control Books, […]

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Tags: Dave · Misc · Nisus Writer Pro

Anne Cuneo

March 4th, 2015 · No Comments

We are sad to report the death of a longtime devoted supporter of Nisus Software Inc, and an active participant in our forum, raising good questions and offering sage advice. My colleague Mark Hurvitz and his wife had the opportunity to meet Anne in September of 2010. She graciously took them around her neighborhood in the old town of Zurich. Anne […]

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Tags: Dave · Mark · Misc

LLAP

February 28th, 2015 · No Comments

Today we lost Leonard Nimoy. You can read obits here and here. I was affected by it, no question, but I’m not quite sure why. I’m not a huge Star Trek fan, nor was I particularly inspired by him. I do think he was a great actor, and a pretty stand up guy (the less I […]

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Tags: Dave · Misc

Apple Developer Discs From Years Back

July 17th, 2013 · No Comments

Nisus has been developing for the Mac for many, many years. Over that time we’ve accumulated quite a cache of old Apple Developer discs, upon which we recently stumbled. It’s efficient and economical that everything is distributed digitally now, but I can’t help but miss old gems like this. We hope you enjoy seeing these […]

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Tags: Martin · Misc

Exciting news, but PLEASE DON’T SHOUT

June 14th, 2013 · No Comments

The US Navy just switched to a new message routing system that finally allows the use of lowercase letters. That’s right, up until May 7th 2013 messages could only employ ALL CAPS, ALL THE TIME. I wonder, did they add Unicode support? Or maybe they just upgraded to the decadent luxury of full ASCII.

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Tags: Martin · Misc

World Backup Day

March 31st, 2012 · No Comments

I normally do not go in for all of the various World (name your favorite subject) days, but in this case I feel that this subject is very important to those of us who are using computers. Today, 31 March, is World Backup Day. As someone who has had a hard drive fail and has […]

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Tags: Dave · Misc

Ahoy Matey!

September 19th, 2011 · No Comments

I would like to take ’tis opportunity to remind all ye pirates that ’tis be speak Like A scurvy pirate Day. ’tis be a day to relax, stay home, ‘n partake in drinkin’ ‘n eatin’ heartily ‘n merrily. Ahoy thar, matey!

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Tags: Dave · Misc