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I made this wonderful sign… 😭 and I broke it

This is a tourist souvenir, but I always wanted to use it to create a sign with my social media handle. However, before moving to my studio, I didn’t have a wall to hang it. Well, I now have …

How to organize and find anything with tags

Do you remember Brittany’s gorgeous recipe book built on Evernote Home? I modified her system to work with the search and the notes filter, and I thought it would be a good example to show you …

It looks like I can use this old Pebble strap on my new Garmin Instinct. If it fits, it will be a pretty cool mod 😁

Why not an Apple Watch or Wear OS?

Before the Apple Watch, there was the Pebble (image below). I loved that smartwatch, but the end was inevitable, the company eventually went bankrupt, and was sold to Fitbit. The final nail in the …

A new old Apple IIe

The Apple II was the first computer I ever used. This is a IIe I recently got on eBay, but unfortunately, it is not working. When I plugged it in, I saw smoke coming from what, I think, is a capacitor …

Human Driving

I lived in this world where most of the cars were self-driving. So much so that I was one of hardly any people still actually driving. For some reason the awake me can’t understand, I was not …

Spring

As in so many other countries, the first of May is Labor Day in Portugal. However, there’s also an old tradition linked to this date. It’s known as “Dia das Maias” (Maias' Day). In fact, …

Movie time with sweet potato snacks 😋

Sliced sweet potatoes Mussarela cheese Tomatoes Salt Black pepper Danish crispy onions 🤩 Olive oil

I’m pretty new to the platform and am about to start Part 3 of @manton’s book. So, I may be missing something. Here’s what I’m struggling with. If a person lives by the …

It feels like driving on a highway not wearing a seat belt

When I arrived at the checkout counter, all the other cashiers were teasing him. I only understood all that buzz when I looked up. He wasn’t wearing a mask. I was aware that the government was …

NCC-1701

😔 Technically speaking, nothing has changed yet on Twitter. However, in a way, I guess I can say it has changed because my trust and expectations are not the same as before.

🌱 Fun fact: plants in Europe have passports 😊 Never saw a Ficus like this and couldn’t resist. Bought two for the studio.

Today is an important day in Portugal’s history.

Hi @jean, I don’t think you’ll remember me, but we spent some time chatting back then at a couple of Evernote conferences. It was a pleasant surprise noticing your avatar as part of the …

Learning Python a bit every Saturday.

Today is the third Saturday in a row, and I finally finished watching and practicing the exercises on this video. Anyway, I believe it will be easier to learn if I have a project to work on. …

Hello.

Alexa’s voice…

I’ve been using Google Home for so many years and recently got an Echo to test Amazon’s Assistant. After some weeks, I’m still amazed by Alexa’s voice. She’s so calm and elegant.

Will the world ever get back to how it was before?

Last month, after so many months in lockdown, I finally got fully vaccinated against the Corona-19, and now I’m gradually starting to enjoy simple things again. My wife and I went to some of Porto’s …

Where is my red carpet?

Back in the 80s when I was about 14 I boarded a Fokker F27 from TAM Airlines for the first time. The company was just another small regional airline in Brazil and to compete with the big ones part of …

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