Migrated from Heroku…

  by  karindalziel  After letting my blog idle for an year, I figured it was time to get back to some writing. Unfortunately (or perhaps fortunately), Octopress had a few too many updates for me to apply them painlessly. I ended up going through a bit of a manual update process. However, Heroku was rather unimpressed with… Continue reading Migrated from Heroku…

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Happiness before death

It’s great that many young hackers are giving a lot of thought to being happy throughout their lives instead of focusing on a specific work related task that ends up being irrelevant in the long run. Having already come across the Top five regrets of the dying, I found Majd Taby’s article on a moment… Continue reading Happiness before death

Quality Sleep

Since our generation does not sleep, except for those lucky elites, the deprivation leaves us exhausted. Not wanting to sacrifice the sacred early hours of trolling our favorite forums (or of watching cat videos), we have been cornered into figuring out a way to get the most from the few hours we sleep. Apparently, you… Continue reading Quality Sleep

Entrepreneurs kickstarting the charge against blood diamonds…

Tonight at our Technori get together, I had the pleasure of meeting Narimon Safavi, who was in the jewelry business for several years until he dived into diamond mining in West Africa. He had come across the opportunity to mine and worked around the insurgencies/warlords to differentiate his product. It marked the beginning of the… Continue reading Entrepreneurs kickstarting the charge against blood diamonds…