One of my escapism is to view progress in future technologies. Technologies such as quantum computer, full-immersion virtual reality, artificial general intelligence. I am tired of minutiae of life, where to eat, what procedures to follow to achieve goals, what relationships to build, what is the latest trend, how to entertain people, etc. I have … Continue reading Futurology as escapism
This question had haunted me for quite some time, sometimes, it surfaces when I am feeling hopeless. The argument had some truth to it, we did not choose to come into this world, we just are. But some just don’t want to admit it, they will give some motivational, psychobabble, but it is not a … Continue reading A good answer to “I didn’t ask to be born”
This interesting find is heavy on the UK. Prime minister Question (PMQ) United Kingdom. Prime minister of UK answers questions in parliament every Wednesday. Every week’s PMQ is archived at below link. Link: http://www.parliament.uk/business/news/parliament-government-and-politics/parliament/prime-ministers-questions/ Example: Hansard is text of every word uttered in Parliament. Can search UK Parliament’s hansard. Very convenient for the public to … Continue reading Interesting finds on the internet #2
The article basically says that the author switched from Dropbox to Google Photos because Google Photos is better for storing photos. This is true. Google Photos is an app specifically for photos. However, what the author missed is that there are other people who use Dropbox other than storing photos, but files as well, and … Continue reading Response to I don’t need Dropbox anymore, and it’s all Google’s fault article
Few years ago, there was a shocking news that Harvard Divinity School announced a papyrus fragment including the text “Jesus said to them, ‘my wife…” and it caused a fervor. Several scientific tests has determined the papyrus to be very old, but it is now believed to be false after detailed investigation by a journalist. Link: The Unbelievable Tale … Continue reading Interesting finds on the internet #1
If you are a book lover, you would like this article. I am going to tell you how I find books that go into my to read list. Since our time on earth is limited, and there are so many books to choose from, we would be wise to pick the better quality books to … Continue reading How to find good books to read next
Around 2005, when I was still a teenager, I remember playing this game on my PlayStation 1 with my brother at my old house at Bandar Utama. We stayed in my parents room and we have the PS1 attached to the small square TV in the room. I was excited and amazed that I can … Continue reading Harvest Moon: Back to Nature. A review from 2016.
I will share 5 truths from the book to you: TRUTH 1 THE FEAR WILL NEVER GO AWAY AS LONG AS I CONTINUE TO GROW. TRUTH 2 THE ONLY WAY TO GET RID OF THE FEAR OF DOING SOMETHING IS TO GO OUT AND DO IT. TRUTH 3 THE ONLY WAY TO FEEL BETTER ABOUT … Continue reading Feel the fear and do it anyway
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I have this worry for some time, that my potential will be diminished due to outside forces such as families, political situation, economic situation, loss of passion. In my mind, all outside forces have to be perfect for my potential to grow. But this is wrong. In The Talent Code: Unlocking the Secret of Skill … Continue reading Does your environment limit your potential?