Aha of today

Author: Horia

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday When I operate mostly in System 2 thinking, my energy gets drained faster. It’s useful to keep a balance between the two systems and pick my “system 2” battles.

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday I’m fine just as I am (especially when it comes to my physical appearance). With that out of the way and with this newfound freedom, what are the things and projects that “I” wish to work on because they bring me immense joy?

Aha of Today

#AhaOfToday Working 36 or 32 hours per week (something quite common in western Europe) raises question marks in American-based companies. It’s useful to mention it from the start.

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday I’m really enjoying looking at the designs of various APIs that the apps on my phone use. Thank you @mitmproxy

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday Why care about algorithms? (about n, log(n), or n^2) Because they will help you keep your infrastructure simple and cheap #pragmatism

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday Feeling low on energy before a meeting? Do any kind of stretching (the basics: arms, back, hips, legs)

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday Web3 review by one of my favorite cryptographer (Moxie Marlinspike): https://moxie.org/2022/01/07/web3-first-impressions.html #web3

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday Am I making my own, authentic choices (based on my needs and values)? Or I am triggered by external factors (ads, social pressure, status, etc.) to make choices? Am I happy with the balance of the internal vs external?

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday If I can’t say an honest “no”, then I can’t really say an honest “yes”. #honesty

Aha of today

#AhaOfToday When I go to sleep early in the night (22:30) and turn off screens at about 21:30 I sleep significantly better and wake up well-rested. Who would have thought that all the advice actually works? #BetterSleep