WordPress recently prompted me to renew my subscription and also offered to provide me with a free domain registration renewal if I renew before a certain date (smart way of keeping people hooked). I will post something separately in-case I learn anything new that I was not aware of. Anyway this prompted me to ask … More How much is your Domain worth?
I’m very much into producing music and have been looking into starting mixing some tracks into longer sets. I’m using Propellerhead Reason software (here is a small old post about it: https://wordpress.com/post/kamakawida.com/2858. The issue I am having however is finding the BPM (Beats Per Minute) of certain songs. So I did some research and realized … More Simple tool for finding the BPM in any song
Every year, hundreds of journalists are attacked, imprisoned, or killed. This is an interesting site which among other things, maps the risks that journalists face and have been facing since 1992. https://cpj.org/ Maybe not the most positive post to start the weekend with this time, so I also included a funky tune for good measure. … More The risks of being a journalist
Nifty tool that will clean up your e-mail inboxes in no time! Works with outlook, gmail and yahoo. https://mailstrom.co/
Found a nifty tool for those of you who spend a lot of time reading online and find yourself struggling doing so with some speed. https://squirt.io/install.html Go to this link, follow the instructions by dragging the link in the description into you bookmarks tab and that’s all! Now just visit a website that has a … More Read up to 2x faster than normal?
If you have time and want to watch something educational. A free online documentary library. Enjoy the weekend! http://documentaryheaven.com/
Here is a nifty but kind of morbid website that allows you to compose emails that will be sent to people if something were to “happen” to you. So you draft an email, set the receiving address and then the website will send you periodical “checks” to see if you are still alive for example. … More “Dead man’s switch” just in case?
I recently watched a documentary where they mentioned that increasingly police have started to take advantage of people who have the ability to recognize faces beyond that of the average person. This is apparently an ability that you are born with and only 2% of the worlds population posses this skill. Super- recognizer’s were responsible … More Could YOU be one of the rare 2% of the worlds population who can be called a Super-Recognizer?
Here is a quick and free way to get your CV edited into a new format. You will need to register an account and voila! https://cvmkr.com/ Or you can check this out 😉 https://kamakawida.com/2017/10/10/anyone-looking-for-cv-editing-know-how-for-free/
How many times have you wished that you had an excuse to extend a deadline or not having to hand in something because of reasons that are out of your own control? I have been in said situation a few times, mostly because of my own laziness and inability to start working on something until … More Need an excuse to get out of trouble, like a submission deadline?