Articles in the Lifestyle category

  1. On constructive conversations

    Have you ever been on the receiving end of a conversation and felt drained, while your face gradually acquires a more grim and intense shape?

    There is a constructive and …

  2. Decisions, trees and cycles

    I’ve been having recurring conversations with myself on the merits of past decisions; not necessarily my decisions, but the decision making process and analysis in general. There is nothing …

  3. Focus on the core, independent components

    Suppose you have a challenge you need to address. See if you can identify the causality relationship from the root of the challenge to the goal. Represent it in the …

  4. A few words on programming yourself

    Over breakfast I skimmed most of the book Mind Hacks: Tips & Tools for Using Your Brain, by Tom Stafford & Matt Webb. It explores the functioning of our brain, hearing, vision …

  5. Plus one minus two rule

    I don’t recall where I drew inspiration for this rule, if any source in particular, or if I derived it on my own. However, in solidifying the mentality for …

  6. Interesting clubs to attend or start

    I want to put forth my best effort in avoiding the usage of the letter ‘k’ for this post. The letter detached from the laptop typing peripheral surface a year …

  7. Alternative Things

    I want to compile a list of things or trends that either deviate from the mainstream, have long become antique, or spark my memory for a different reason. Why indulge …

  8. On Culture

    Personal relationship with culture.

  9. Clever tactics to increase physical movement

    I experiment much discontent with the notion of immobility. I dedicated years to on and off work/experimentation/hobby in applied (and some theoretical) computer science, mathematics, open source technologies …

  10. Aesthetics

    How do you incorporate the notion of aesthetics into your life? To what extent does it play a role in the choices you make?

    I have placed significant emphasis around …

  11. Hábitos

    Reprogramación de los hábitos antiguos.

  12. Overconsumption

    Mindless overconsumption baffles me, being one of the provoking factors that drives me on a path towards a minimalist lifestyle. I don’t necessarily propose the drastic measure of eliminating …

  13. Six years, no news

    For approximately six years now, I have actively abstained from mainstream news, including that of political, economical, sport, and more surprising in my case, technological nature. The only exception involves …