Web excursions are select bookmarks from Brett's travels around the internet. You can see them all on Pinboard. Visit the bookmarks page for previous Excursions.

Web Excursions for July 06, 2014

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MindMeister for Glass
I doubt I will ever have the opportunity to try this out, but it would be almost cool enough to make wearing Glass worthwhile for me…
UI Design Comparison of To-Do Apps
Video: Robert McGinley Myers takes on a huge pile of iPhone to-do apps to analyze their UI decisions.
Make Writing a Part of Your Identity
Christian Tietze on self-perception and what it takes to be a writer. Great piece. Keep an eye on his Zettelkasten project, too.
Beautiful web type
Ever spend an hour trying to find a decent font in Google’s web font collection? This page highlights a few really great fonts/combinations. Beautiful.
Using get-location/Google to map your location on a Mac
I had some fun with get-location and the Google Geocoding API. Now I can type whereami on the command line and get a street address. Worthless, but fun. I get lost a lot.