A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

I just finished listening to Bill Bryson’s A Short History of Nearly Everything. I started listening to this after finishing his book about Australia called In a Sunburned Country which I wrote about recently as well. I really enjoy Bill Bryson’s style of writing, it feels approachable to me. Without spoiling much of the book, […]

Learning a bit of iOS

For years, I’ve told myself I’m going to learn iOS. I have had an iPhone since 2011 and I use tons of apps on my phone every day. Since the introduction of Swift, iOS has become even more appealing.  So about 2 weeks ago, I started working on some tutorial apps and getting myself in […]

Reverting back to a simpler version of social media and socializing on the web

I was reading yet another article about how Facebook has been abusing user trust by dealing with their data among third-party companies (BBC). This is just one example of a couple of other recent “trip-ups” Facebook has had in the public:  Sri Lanka accuses Facebook over hate speech after deadly riots Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal […]