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How I Invest

6 minute read

In this post, I’ll discuss how I invest my money - even small amounts - so I can stand a reasonable chance of attaining an average return (of roughly 7%/year...

On Blobs, Files and Data URIs in Javascript

6 minute read

I’ve been working with Files, Blobs and DataURIs recently, and have found the whole thing just very confusing. What is the difference between the three, and ...

Example: You’re fat!

4 minute read

This is the first in a series of examples where I explain how you can use the solving problem method I described earlier.

Solving Problems

1 minute read

A decade ago, I worked at General Electric. GE is a huge company (300k+ employees) that operated in a myriad of fields from banking to media, to the field I ...

On Focus

less than 1 minute read

Some people think that focus is the result or inherent perseverence, or the result of “passion” or some innate quality. I believe it’s the result of success....

Real Estate Idea

8 minute read

This isn’t a particular idea, but a possibility. I’ve had very little experience with real estate, but I’m sure there’s a way to make it at least 10x better,...

The Validator

3 minute read

I found it very time consuming to test out the last 2 ideas, and I’m wondering if there’s a quicker way to do that specifically for testing out product ideas...

The Gforms Idea

3 minute read

I use Google Forms alot, primarily to track my finances (and also with calorie counting). One quirk is that they don’t have an offline solution — I’m wonderi...

The Goals Idea

4 minute read

This is the first idea I’m testing. The idea is one I’ve had for a while, since my time at GE. I’d like to see if I can get this hashed out and tested, quick...

Finding An Idea

6 minute read

The first step is finding an idea, one of the most intimidating parts of this whole process. In this post, I describe how I go about tackling this