Month: January 2007

Google energy savings?

Google.com has been my homepage for years. Now this guy posted an interesting article on how we can save more energy if google’s background was black:

Black Google Would Save 750 Megawatt-hours a Year

Turns out that while this may be true for Crts, its not for Lcd monitors. Still, I got to looking around and found a cool plugin for Firefox, Stylish. This pulgin makes many sites look much cleaner.

Stylish

1 Week

I was gone for a company summit that was intense and yet very fun. It got my passion going again for what I’m working on. Although, it didn’t give me much time to blog or probably I just chose not to. Oh well.

Want and need

I read those financial blogs now and then. They speak of various way to become rich or just solve your financial problems. They talk about the difference between rich and others. Like that the rich only buy what they need.

So I try my best to separate between my wants and needs. Because they say that the rich only buy what they need. Or that the rich only buy things that appreciate in value.

Well, I know I don’t need a new remote control but dammit, I want this one:

Harmony 550

I’ll see how long I can hold out.

Btw, don’t they also say that many rich folks are unhappy? Could be if they had this remote then they would be happier. 🙂

Early Riser and Joe’s Ok

So I’m still using Joe’s Goals and I had question which I sent him and he responded in a few hours. Nice.

The goals that I have been wanting half heartedly are now becoming clear that I need to adopt, accept and change my ways. As you can tell from the title of this blog. I have trouble sleeping. Thats fine, I mean I can live with that but lately, its totally thrown off my cycle.

So I am going to try these suggestions from Steve Pavlina:

Early Riser

Early Riser Pt.2

Get up when alarm goes off…

I enjoy his writing. But there is so much to read that I get caught up reading every other article and I feel like I’m wasting time or something even though its for personal development.

Anyways, lets see how it goes.

Here is his: Best of…