Followers of John McPhee, perhaps the most revered nonfiction narrative journalist of our time, will luxuriate in the shipshape prose of “Draft No. 4: On the Writing Process,” a collection of eight essays that first appeared in The New Yorker, his home for more than 50 years. l'”l SUBJECT: Comments: Draft Three Rivers Resource Management B”t”$Y”§l'”” Olnee Plan, Proj. No. on aoa—o rc Highway 20 w. ““’°s’ 0′. Reset button now works on webforms after a draft was loaded · Container element’s children are no longer appended to rendered array.

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This functionality was mostly already possible by just setting the afterSuccess parameter to delete, but now there is a more straightforward way of doing it, which is nice. It saves me time every day, and I particularly drzft the ability to select text in a webpage and have the selection placed into the draft without needing to copy and paste.

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Drafts 5: The MacStories Review

Club MacStories will help you discover the best apps for your devices and get the most out of your iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Released today on the App Store as a new, iOS 8-only, and Universal app, Drafts 4 is an evolution which boasts a huge number of improvements and represents a much needed shift in direction.

The appearance settings are located in the bottom toolbar, denoted by the Aa icon. I could continue to use Ulysses for writing, but I don’t need the overhead of having two apps that can do similar functions, especially when one has more extension across other apps.

Drafts 5: The MacStories Review – MacStories

That idea starts in Drafts too. To change the theme, simply tap under the ‘Light’ and ‘Dark’ indicators in the menu, which presents a menu selection for the available themes. This is a valuable tool when moving around lines of code drsft when you have a large text document and only want to arrange small parts.


Since graduating with a Computer Science degree from the University of Arizona inAlex has worked as a cloud engineer for the home automation company SmartThings. Perhaps Federico, speaking on AppStories about the previous version of Drafts, said it best:.

These axes of the navigation just rraft made much sense to me. This is where the strength of Drafts really shines: Having the ability to add a custom notation or highlight for text would also be a welcome addition. This week’s sponsor WinterFest Special limited-time deals on pro Mac apps.

There are also toggle settings to add paragraph numbers, use spell check, use smart quotes and dashes, and more. A Club MacStories membership includes: In the version history, you’re provided options to restore or copy the older version. There is also the documentation found on the Drafts website. Aiding in the simplification of this screen, the tools to create new actions have been pulled out of settings where they never really fit in anyway and relocated to their own singular plus button within the action menu pane.

One of the big new features is the ability to fully customize the extended keyboard, a single row of keys located directly above the predictive text row in iOS 8.

JavaScript steps in Drafts actions opens a whole new realm of automation possibilities, and it will only get more powerful over time, as Greg Pierce the Drafts developer has promised to build the feature out and add more functionality. If you are completely new to Drafts, I highly recommend reading the Drafts 4 review as well. Using the Markdown syntax highlighting, you’ll visually see where links are being used. New in Drafts 5 is Focus mode, which is activated by tapping on the eye icon in the bottom toolbar of the editor.

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The update has smartly moved some buttons up to the top of the screen, making the app much less sparse. Not only does this provide flexibility to drastically change the syntax language for each type, but each individual draft is able to have a unique syntax flavor — fonts, font size, line fraft, paragraph spacing, and margin can all be changed on dc14 per-draft basis.


These changes and reorganizations have allowed Drafts to maintain its vast feature set while still simplifying itself, resulting in a more accessible app for beginners and a more efficient automation machine for experts. Not only does this make the visual cue the same between the action and draft drawers, but it also makes the entire editing experience feel more modern thanks to the use of good iconography.

With Focus mode, I am no longer burdened with having to keep a thought in my head while working on something else. Some are more suited for long writing and researchwhile others are good for simple note-taking. Block arrange mode was extremely useful while writing this review for when I would want to move entire sections around.

And it’s getting replaced by the only app that could possibly replace it: But none of them replicate the functionality that Drafts carries on iOS, rf14 integrations built into the app provide powerful, customized actions. The primary function of this is to stop automatic draft creation, enabling a specific draft to remain in the forefront. Unlock MacStories Extras Club MacStories offers exclusive access to extra MacStories contentdelivered every week; it’s also a way to support us directly.

My eye likes the difference between elements, and this was the biggest reason for me using something like Ulysses over Drafts as I did previously.