Sunday Reading

I'm not reading many books. I haven't for many years. I read a lot of long form articles. Most of the articles are about "how to do something". I have The Hacker Playbook 2 sitting here but I haven't the notification to read it. Quite frankly, being in learning mode all the time is exhausting.…

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Apple Watch: Do You Need One?

It needs to justify its existence no more than any other watch — mechanical or electronic — ever made. Of course you don’t need it. No one, not one person on the face of the earth, needs any $400 watch, Apple Watch or otherwise. The right question is simply “Do you want one?”Daring Fireball: Watch,…

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Ritual

Sometimes the steps required to do something become part of the experience; making tea or playing a record on your turntable instead of on your iPhone. The steps add to the satisfaction, make the event more of a personal experience than just doing. This can make a simple task personally therapeutic or cathartic — often allowing…

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