Jul
15
2019

Smartwatch/Fitness Band Hunting

I have been on the market for a new fitness band/smartwatch since my Microsoft band was discontinued and it finally broke (bracelet tore off). I have had both the Microsoft Band and the Microsoft Band 2 as well as a Wear OS device in between. I really loved the MS Band (original version) since it […]

Apr
3
2019

Constant Improvement

I’m a believer of lifelong learning… However, I’ve also been a lifelong procrastinator. I know… right?! Recently though, I have finished a course on Coursera titled “Learning How to Learn”… it’s one of those rare exceptions when I actually start a course and follow it through to the end. I have only done this twice, […]

Jan
25
2018

The automated home

Currently, I’m obsessed with automating every inch of my home. I have Google home scattered all over my house and various IOT devices (internet of things). I can control my lights, my toaster oven, my PC, my TV, and anything else I can dream up. I love talking to my house and each new device […]

Nov
6
2017

I bought the iPhone X but I really hated it

From Animojis to FaceID to its enormous sticker price, I hate everything about Apple’s new flagship phone, the iPhone X … why did I purchase it? Well, in my defense, it was for my wife as she is a dedicated iPhone user. I hated how there is no headphone jack and while it does support […]

Feb
27
2015

Default Media Queries for Bootstrap 3

I keep having to look this up online so I figure I should just post it here for reference. It’s almost been a year since my last post anyway so why not. /*================================================== = Bootstrap 3 Media Queries = ==================================================*/ /*========== Mobile First Method ==========*/ /* Custom, iPhone Retina */ @media only screen and (min-width […]

Mar
29
2014

Bitcoin explained (infographic)

What is Bitcoin?? If you are struggling to explain it . . . then this infographic might help.

Dec
4
2013

Responsive Email Design (How to Infographic)

Thanks to Litmus for this infographic.

Oct
31
2013

Starbucks Brewed Tea or Coffee?

I’ve been frequenting Starbucks a lot lately and my default drink is the Pike Place Roast or if I feel like treating myself, I go for a non-fat latte. However, I have been telling myself for the longest time now that I should probably stop drinking too much coffee. Caffeine does help me focus sometimes […]

May
23
2013

People Spend Less on Fathers . . .

Fathers get the short end of the stick . . . according to the infographic below, on average, a person would spend $35 less on Father’s day as compared to Mother’s day. I have my own theories on why this is – firstly, since Mother’s day comes first – people would spend their budgeted amount. […]