Streak falls under the category of things that are so awesome I’m consciously willing to become a brand cheerleader for free. It’s just a really, really great piece of software.
I found it by mistake while going through Quora, and it has CHANGED MY LIFE.
Basically, if you use Gmail and Chrome, you can add Streak to your Chrome and make your Gmail much better than it already is. That’s really saying something, because we all know that Gmail is probably the best piece of software ever created. Making Gmail even better is no easy task.
Streak lets you organize stuff, and create activity pipelines, reminders, email templates, and more. My job has become so much easier after I created a “Translation” pipeline and a project pipeline.
Get Streak today and organize your life.
Disclaimer: I do not know the people behind Streak nor am I involved with them or with Streak. It is just so cool that I want people to use it so that the Streak guys can continue developing this great product. Get it now.
The topic of happiness is one that fascinates me. Maybe because I discovered the secret happiness a few years ago.
Immanuel Kant also said stuff about happiness:
The more a cultivated reason gives itself over to the aim of enjoying life and happiness, the further the human being falls short of true contentment.
It’s true, you know. Stop hoping to be happy and just be happy.
The answer is no, it is not.
In this terribly-made but REALLY cool video made by Le Musée National du Moyen-Âge de Cluny” shows exactly how easy it is to move (and even do jumping jacks) in 14th-century armor.
This is really awesome. Now I want myself some armor, though I don’t mind settling for this:
I want to take a minute to muse on the fact that its been ten years of AndFarAway.
Can you imagine? This blog belongs to a world before YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter. A world when Sharon was still PM, and when suicide bombings in the Arab world were news. Michael Jackson, Christopher Reeve, and Sadam Hussein were alive. Pluto was a planet. The TV show “Friends” aired on TV. iPhones, tablets, and Android were yet to be invented.
This was me around the same week I started AndFarAway, in a university exhibition with a drawing of mine:
I had just turned 19. I’m now 29.
Happy birthday, AndFarAway.
Oh, how we have grown.
Nine Years Running
AndFarAway is now 8
Seven Years Together, You and I
Anniversary Number 3
And Now We Turn Two
The Anniversary Post
Worrying sucks. The good news is you can do something about it.
Simply follow this flowchart: