Microblog - page 7
Before you try to change something, increase your awareness of it. - Tim Gallwey
At one point I saw this but I just rediscovered the ability to install custom fonts on iOS. Unfortunately, that means I can fiddle with my presentations from my phone. 🤷🏻♂️
Not sure I would wear this. But I understand the motivation behind it.
Anti-surveillance mask lets you pass as someone else - CNET
I’d love to have a search engine for personal websites. I’m getting tired of the algorithms.
Free Internet vs Internet of Free Stuff - Jim Willis
This sounds very similar to some of the mental games I’m playing to beat a mold infection.
The Secret to Enjoying a Long Winter by @kottke
Not surprising. I still can’t bring myself to own any IoT devices.
Ring Doorbell App Packed with Third-Party Trackers - Electronic Frontier Foundation
It really bothers me when I read a blog post and can’t find the date for when it was published. How am I supposed to place it into the context of time?
A little over four years ago I was talking about moving to @jekyllrb so much that my oldest named her bunny after it. And I just realized I’ve never shared a picture of him. So, meet Jekyll everybody.
If you’re starting a new blog or podcast (or have an existing one) and don’t have a dedicated bank account for it, you need to read this.
TIL that it’s way harder than it should be to convert a pdf to a jpeg on a PC. Another reason I’m a Mac.
Either you focus, or you hit something really hard. - Jeff Gordon
Now I will have less distraction. - Leonard Euler, upon losing the sight in his right eye
One of my favorite features of using Dvorak. If someone else tries to use my computer, they get gibberish. (This was supposed to say “how are you today?”)
One advantage of talking to yourself is that you know at least somebody’s listening. - Franklin P. Jones
If you’re reflecting on 2019 and looking forward to a productive 2020, take a look at this article on productive technology habits by my friend Mike Schmitz. He’s done an excellent job compiling the best tips on habit forming.