3 reasons to be more positive on social media

Positivity is like the childhood best friend that we all take for granted: always there to catch us, always overlooked. It is interesting that most people easily extol the virtues of staying optimistic and upbeat, yet so much of social media is dominated by complaints and negativity. A recent article published in the MIT Technology … Continue reading 3 reasons to be more positive on social media

5 podcasts to get you started

Getting into podcasts can have a pretty steep curve and I never thought to listen to them to fill the long drives that make up a regular day in my life. Back in 2013, a good friend of mine recommended RadioLab and I was hooked. Podcasts are now a staple in my daily drives and I … Continue reading 5 podcasts to get you started

How to read books on your iPad

  I am a bookworm of the digital variety. You know, the kind that gets super hyped up on ebook apps. The kind that recommends these apps at the slightest hint of a kindred spirit: @_underjoyed Adobe Digital Editions is another app you can use to read borrowed ebooks from @NLB. I actually prefer the … Continue reading How to read books on your iPad

3 apps that will change the way you manage projects

If there’s one thing that keeps me going through the mundane day-to-day, it’s Discovery. I love discovering new stuff, figuring out how they’re meant to work, and exploring how they can work with other stuff. These days, most of my discoveries have to do with apps and most of my exploration has to do with workflows. … Continue reading 3 apps that will change the way you manage projects

Pitstop: Slack’s amazing podcast

Thought of jumping on the podcast bandwagon? The good people of Slack have teamed up with Pacific Content to shed some light on Podcasting 101 in this episode. I really like how punchy the editing is for this podcast series. It’s easily the most polished one I have on my playlist.

I am not an Apple evangelist.

Neither am I an Apple apologist. But I think many Apple critics have gotten it wrong. We knew a lot of things about September 9: We knew that this event was going to introduce the new iPhones. (We knew there would be 2.) We knew – ok, hoped – that Tim Cook would talk about the … Continue reading I am not an Apple evangelist.

Overdrive Media Console: Free ebooks? Sign me up!

I am a bookworm. My childhood hero was the eponymous character of Roald Dahl’s Matilda. She loved books, she had super powers, and she had a sense of justice -- she was my hero. But I digress. Despite my love of books, I’m not one of those bibliophiles that MUST have a physical book (not … Continue reading Overdrive Media Console: Free ebooks? Sign me up!