Archive for March, 2006

  • The 80/20 Rule

    March 30, 2006

    Brad forwarded me this article from Yaro Starak about The 80-20 Rule, aka The Pareto Principle. It’s something we’ve...

  • Obsessing over Lost Ideas

    March 30, 2006

    I tend to have a lot of ideas, which is a kind way of saying that I’m easily distracted....

  • Information Catering to Specific Customers

    March 29, 2006

    Lifehacker has linked to me again, having discovered The Printable CEO™ Series Page; they had only linked to the...

  • I am a Hack

    March 29, 2006

    I did something sort of bad to my CSS stylesheet, to fix a long-standing bug in the right sidebar...

  • Again with That Microsoft iPod Parody

    March 29, 2006

    Ok, everyone’s seen that fantastic of how Microsoft would have ruined the iPod packaging. I’ve also seen numerous comments...

  • Nipping Democracy in the Bud

    March 29, 2006

    An American Idol-style cable show in China raises alarm bells in the government, which moves swiftly to introduce rules...

  • Slight of Hand

    March 29, 2006

    I love this online card trick, which embodies the very spirit of what I call Expectation Management.

  • Rabbit Rabbit

    March 28, 2006

    A friend of mine just told me about a superstitious custom where, on the first of the month, the...

  • An RSS Milestone

    March 28, 2006

    Better Living Through New Media hit the 1000 RSS subscriber mark on Monday March 27, 2006! Yay! Thanks to...

  • Five Things On My Mind

    March 27, 2006

    I am putting myself into “hermit mode” again, which consists of following this schedule: In the daytime, do social...

  • Get 36 Hours Out of a Day

    March 26, 2006

    Stumbled upon this article on using productivity tricks to eke more hours out of the day. A lot of...

  • Interview on mcville

    March 26, 2006

    Marko Mihelcic runs mcville.net, “a community website where you can find smashing articles and interviews with some recognized people,...