App developer

Owning your own short-form writing sounded like such a good idea that I supported Manton Reece’s project on Kickstarter months ago and it’s all now coming together: I started my own yesterday at

My initial plan is to use for those times when Twitter isn’t enough and a full blog post is unnecessary.

Initial impressions:

  • the iOS app, still in testing, is a winner
  • the password_less_ login is strange and takes a bit of getting used to (I’m not quite sure that I am a fan of it)
  • I like the available designs for hosted micro blogs1
  • I need more time before I form a full opinion of the service
  1. One of the designs, Hyde, is related to Lanyon, which is the base design for this site. ↩︎