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Archive for November, 2012

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See your computer or tablet in a new light

Just got my new Gunnar glasses – presecription lens this time. They are amazing. Definitely make working on the computer so much better and easier on the eyes. And the look fantastic. If you spend more than a few hours a day in front of a big screen, you should take care of your eyes and see better by getting yourself some.

Thanks to Andrea over at Gunnar for looking after me. Love them!

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Quality vs. Quantity

Brilliantly right – fatigue is the enemy:

In fact, it’s not the number of hours we work that determines the value we create. Rather, it’s the quality of energy; we bring to the hours we work. By renewing regularly, it’s possible to get more done, in less time, at a higher level of quality, more sustainably. When we’re less fatigued, we’re not only less prey to negative emotions, we’re also more likely to access the positive ones we need to feel to perform at our best.

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Life’s Little Gems

Today mine was taking Sophia to meet Michael Leunig and have him sign his new and brilliant book. Made me smile ear to ear. Got one for you to Phil – a big thank-you for introducing me to Michael some 20 years ago.

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Stunning Photo Fact

Digital + Camera + Smartphone + Social = Awesome.

Instagram saw a new record set during Thanksgiving 2012 in the US: 10 million photos shared at a rate of 226 per second during the peak at 12:40PM PST. For several hours on Thursday, its users posted more than 200 photos about the American holiday every second.

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Why Does Thomas Keller run the best restaurants on earth?

A sense of urgency. From his kitchen:

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