Tag Archive: Evernote


Evernote for Android gains fingerprint unlock feature (in beta)

You’ve probably heard of Evernote – the popular cross-platform app which allows users to create quick notes in several formats. This week we bring good news for Android fans of the app, as the much request fingerprint security feature has become available to some. The feat would allow users to easily secure their notes in […]

Evernote has changed its mind, won’t actually read your notes

Thanks, but no thanks.

Evernote has backtracked on a controversial update to its privacy policy that would have, in the name of machine learning, allow select employees to read small portions of user content. From the company’s corporate blog:

In the coming months we will be revising our existing Privacy Policy to address our customers’ concerns, reinforce that their data remains private by default, and confirm the trust they have placed in Evernote is well founded. In addition, we  [Read More…]

How to export your notes from Evernote

I want to leave Evernote. How do I do it?

Evernote has changed its privacy policy, and people aren’t impressed. The company has added a stipulation whereby a small number of its employees may be able to access your notes in order to improve the company’s machine learning abilities for improve future features. The move comes after the company, which had been experiencing financial troubles, limited to two the number of devices able to access notes  [Read More…]

Easily send your Evernote documents to Google Docs [How-To]

Evernote recently released its new Privacy Policy which is set to go effective of January 23, 2017, in which it states, among other things, that Evernote employees are allowed to review your content for what they call the oversight of machine learning. We will not get into the specifics in this post however if the

Note-taking alternatives now that Evernote is more expensive

Now that Evernote is raising prices for its Plus and Premium plans — and limiting the free basic sync to just two devices — perhaps you’re in the market for a new note-taking app.

Well, we’ve used more than a few around here. These are the note-taking apps that keep us taking notes, day after day.

Simplenote for Android.

Phil Nickinson — Simplenote

I don’t mind spending money on good apps and  [Read More…]

Evernote partners with Google to add features to Drive

In a somewhat surprising move, it was announced Thursday that Evernote and Google teamed up to add more functionality to Google Drive. This move is good for both companies and makes their respective tools even more powerful. Last October it was reported by BusinessInsider that Evernote was going through some troubles. It reached 150 million users

Evernote makes it easy to add your Google Drive files to notes

Popular note-taking, and all-around productivity app Evernote has received a bit of a boost today with tighter Google Drive integration. Instead of simply linking to the files, the new integration allows users to easily drag and drop linked thumbnails for images and documents into their notes.

To make the whole process easier, you can also now search your Google Drive files from within Evernote. And, of course, any changes you make to the files in your  [Read More…]

Outlook on Android adds Facebook, Evernote and Wunderlist support for calendar events

Microsoft is adding support for third-party apps to its calendar feature in Outlook for Android. The feature is launching with the ability to add content from apps like Facebook, Evernote and Wunderlist to an Outlook calendar.

Microsoft says:

With Calendar Apps, you can connect your apps—Wunderlist, Facebook and Evernote to start with—to see all your tasks, events and notes from your digital life in one place: your Outlook calendar. By connecting your calendar with a  [Read More…]

PingPad might just be the ultimate mash-up of Google Docs, Slack, and Evernote

Documents, notes, chat, groups, and more — all in one app. That’s PingPad.

Take a look at the apps on your phone right now. In your launcher you probably have apps for messaging with friends and for work, cloud documents and collaboration, a note-taking app or one for memos, email, calendar, and more. You’re bouncing between apps to get things done — multitasking between chat and notes and documents and back again. While that’s easier and  [Read More…]

Evernote picks up new widgets to make capturing your thoughts even easier

Evernote has received a sizable update, bumping it up to version 7.2. Included in the update are a number of new widgets to make capturing your thoughts and notes easier right from the home screen. While Evernote has always had a widget, these new widget options expand upon the functionality, and make things even easier.

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