Category Archives: innovation

Learning Japanese

What about spending at least 15 min a day before you go to bed and read Japanese? See how that changes in a week. There should be a lot of motivation for me, and Japanese was a long overdue subject … Continue reading

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be proud of what not to do

Reading off innovation of Steve Jobs, found here. One of the things that came to me was being proud of what not to do. Doing something really great often means saying no to a million other things. This is hard … Continue reading

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doing the best

Everyday I strive to do the best I can, focusing on each individual task and trying to be the best at it. And I think that’s what it come down to. When you are at work, you do the best … Continue reading

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8 ideas of innovation

Article can be found here. Summarized as follows: Solve a problem with a mission Think big, but start small Strive for continual innovation, and not one-time perfection Look for ideas everywhere Share everything Start with imagination, fuel by data Be … Continue reading

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Design within Code

I have been trying to practice some design skills by making things beautiful and simple. My domain of work is very narrow, so all I can do to design is writing my code in a more elegant way. That is, … Continue reading

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Programming meets Accounting

Contest for $20,000, found here. Having looked into it, but it’s quite promising. Usually with these kind of ideas, I have about a minute spurt of ideas flowing through my brain, then everything kind of just died down. I’ll read … Continue reading

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Dorsey’s inspiring speech on design

Found here. A lot of people have blogged about it, written about it, and it’s amazing how Jack has that kind of insight in the work that he does. I feel that he’s such a free man that he can … Continue reading

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