I’ve just submitted eclecdec 1.1.73 to the Store. A couple of interesting things in this version:
Split screen peek cards
While I like the idea, when I’m writing, to be able to pull up other cards for reference. What I found, though, was that I often had to flip back and forth between the reference card (in, effectively, a dialog), and the actual editor surface.
Enter split screen. Peek cards now appear as a pane to the right of the editor (both sketch and rich text). I’ve found this smooths out my workflow quite a bit.
You can still pop them out into a dialog and edit them, but for reference purposes, this seems to be the way to go. As an aside, I was going to preclude the display of the current card in the split pane, but decided to allow it so that I could go and have a look at what I’d written minutes, hours or days before, as I was adding to the card.
Better On-Screen Keyboard Support
I noticed that bringing up the on-screen keyboard (in tablet mode, in other words) in the editor resulted in some awkward positioning of the UI. More on the technical details later, but I think I’ve improved this behavior. More work is probably required in other areas, but I think this is a reasonable start. Now I can work in portrait mode (easily), which I find is a great way to do an editing pass.