Category Archives: Twitter

ChemDraw, Chem3D dropped from iOS App store

☹️ I missed this one back in January, but I could sense it was coming. CambridgeSoft have dropped the iOS apps ChemDraw, Chem3D, and CDSL from the App Store. (admittedly I hadn’t heard of the last one at all). Together with … Continue reading

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ChemDraw 16: A first look

[Update March 1. ChemDraw 16.0.1, ChemDraw 16.0.1 press release principally addressing stability and usability issues on the Mac platform has been released.] [Update Dec 26. ChemDraw 16 is now internally approved to run under MacOS Sierra. Please read this post … Continue reading

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When is sharing your or your labs research progress on Twitter oversharing?

One of the joys of Twitter for me is seeing people getting excited online when they get a paper accepted. Or a conference invitation. These are great things to short via a quick tweet. Sometimes, but not always, there are … Continue reading

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When I discovered my own unconscious bias in managing an NMR lab

“Remember, you might call it a position of responsibility but actually it’s a position of power” I’ve been following over the last few days various threads on Twitter in and around themes of work / life balance in academia. Phrases … Continue reading

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(Ignore) Chemistryandcomputers site may look weird during theme tweaking

Due to the old theme displaying terribly on iPads I’m fiddling with alternatives. Appearance may change without warning!

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#OldTimeChem Week post: Steam distillation

I was watching an episode of ABC TV’s Landline the other day (I’m a big fan). They had a great segment on using good old-fashioned steam distillation to extract eucalyptus oil  from the crude Mallee leaf on a small industrial … Continue reading

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The Trouble with ChemDraw GIFs on Twitter

Update 8.51 PM. Some graphics were extending off RHS on iPads and other tablets. Phones and Desktop seems OK. Intermediate size WordPress mobile theme seems at fault. Have had to manually force some graphics to be smaller, ergo fuzzier. When clicked … Continue reading

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