February 2010

I Haven’t Had Soda In Ten Years

Yes, it’s true, I have not had a single drop of soda in ten years. Not even diet soda, or for that matter, club soda. I actually tried to give it up more than ten years ago, but February 17, 2000 I had a soda at the movies. It was a wake-up call, …

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An Experiment: Minimalism In Eating – Part Two

So I fasted yesterday. It was largely as I expected it to be – I was hungry for all of the day. The water helped somewhat, though I learned a lesson with regards to the tea. It needs to be decaffeinated! I tried to sleep at around 1130pm, but I wa…

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Book Review: Fatal System Error by Joseph Menn

When Mikko Hyponnen (of F-Secure fame) posted about this book on Twitter, I immediately pre-ordered the book. I got it two days later. (I was only one-day advanced on the pre-order, it seems.) I wasn’t quite sure what to expect exactly, only I kne…

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New Year’s Resolution Check

So far I’ve managed to stick to my New Year’s Resolutions.I’ve had less success with putting the Four Hour Work Week principles into practise than I would have liked so far. Personal outsourcing didn’t work out as I’d anticipated (largely as I had…

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