• Podcast 002 | Technology

    Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus discuss minimalism approaches to technology, and they attempt to answer the following questions: How do you minimize social media feeds and not miss important info? How do you minimize your online browsing habits? How do you apply minimalism to technology? How do you embrace minimalism when your partner has no interest? What advice do you have for artists overwhelmed by art supplies? What was the most difficult thing for you to get rid of? How do you expand your vocabulary? How do you explain you don’t want things for gifts, but experiences? Is it better to donate items or to sell them? What does value mean to you? The Five Values in your book Minimalism are health, relationships, passion, growth, and contribution. If there was a sixth value, what would it be? Detailed show notes: http://theminimalists.com/podcast

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  • Get the Latest Tech News From Technology Blogs

    First off, the word blog is the shortened “web log.” Most of the time, this is maintained by a person or sometimes a group of people who consistently deliver entries of topics, events, comments and other things about a particular theme or subject. Now a technology blog is actually the same; it is a website that sends out news, commentaries, stories, events, and anything that has something to do with technology. Most of the time, it discusses breakthroughs, new inventions, upgrades, and advances on the world of technology.
    A lot of entities have gone into Technology blogging or tech blogging for short. Probably the reason being information technology is all about new and progressive technology, hence, off with the traditional way of disseminating news and information and utilize technology itself as the mode of delivering advances and pertinent news in the information technology world. In this case, the ideal channel would be the internet. There is a huge number of tech blogs and they cater to specific information technology topic.
    o Electronista – the latest gadgets for the information technology standard nerds

    o Switched – want to hear the newest thing in layman technology? This is the site. It also includes weird and sometimes funny news related to computers and gadgets.

    o Gearlog – it is similar to the tv guide but this time it is for geeks. It lists the latest gadgets and their application

    o Daily Tech – a no-nonsense tech blog, made for the intellectual tech savvy people

    o Epicenter – a serious look at the business side of information technology

    o Silicon Valley Insider – similar to the epicenter however this blog discusses business topics and how they affect other facets of the information technology world like media and communications.

    o CRAVE – this blog is a comprehensive guide to the latest computer hardware and other computer-related gadgets and reviews and comments about the performance of each

    o Green Tech – the Green Peace equivalent on the information technology field. This blog takes on technologies role in keeping the earth green and environment-friendly.

    o Geek Dad- for the nerd and not, who has kids and who wants to spend quality technology time with them, this is a great blog site. Includes activities that you can do with the kids.

    o Techdirt – more like the competitive intelligence guy of the information technology world. This blog site assists subscribers into making the correct decisions by supplying them with accurate data which they can use.

    o Gadget lab – concise and accurate commentaries and reviews on the latest gadgetry

    o Slashdot.org – the New York Times for geeks. What is important to them are all here.