How to correctly set up some music playlists for a massive productivity boost

Pomodoro method is okay. Getting a good breakfast is indeed key. Taking deep breaths when you wake up helps. There are so many productivity hacks I could list, but listening to music is the absolute best and this is because it has synergies: People see you’re working and leave you alone Listening to music gets […]

Keeping your image size small is critical to reducing your website bounce rate

The reason why is simple: big images slow your website down dramatically. Video is even worse! Everybody loves a good website and hates the piss out of a slow one. Why not make your images small so ppl don’t hate on your great site? My first step in this process was a quick search on […]

Get a brand new macbook air for $100 discount using Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card

Pretty simple to do. Step one: throw on some gjones to get in the mood. Ask yourself: is your credit score terrible? If yes…then this isn’t going to work. Otherwise, go here. You’ll see a link to Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card Apply now. Btw saving $100 off of $700 is a 14.3% discount. I’m terribly […]

Downloading some great art for your mac screensaver will impress your friends

Not surprisingly, we’ll use some open source script or tool to make our work easier. For google images, we’ll use this github repo. Open your trusty terminal, and run the following commands: They really have a lot of great download options so check that out. In my case I’m satisfied with: And since I love […]

A wired mouse is better than a wireless mouse because it’s lighter

There’s many benefits to a lighter mouse. Less to haul. More responsive when in use. Plus you can’t ever forget the USB plug needed for your mouse. Bluetooth mouses are fine, but are more expensive, and then you have to leave bluetooth on all the time. For a mouse. Blech. Not worth it. Plus bluetooth […]

My friend is a better coder than me, is he smarter?

Dear Internet, I used to think I was pretty smart and then I discovered coding. I got better as I practiced but I noticed other people were so much better than me. One friend in particular has no right to be so good but he can understand an API and write a working draft in […]

Download movies from movie websites without knowing how to code

The first place to try downloading movies should be from the classic website, watchcartoonsonline. It’s domain changes frequently, but one thing remains the same: right click to download. It couldn’t be simpler. But once you want actual movies, you’re going to have to use more advanced techniques. You don’t need any fancy utilities or code […]

Leaving things plugged into the USB on your mac indefinitely is a bad idea and may break the port

When your USB stops working you’ll notice how much that sucks. Before that, you’ll plug in whatever, not thinking about it. And then it dies! Actually it probably doesn’t matter if you leave your mouse USB plugged in forever. But it does matter if you overuse your USB slot with some high powered music gear […]