Nerd Post: I Have Gone To The Darkside

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For all of my readers out in cyberspace, you probably know that I am a die-hard Linux fan.  I had given up using Windows with Windows XP (although I would soil my hands to go back to it if I needed to print using a VirtualBox).

Well, this has all changed when my laptop died a few months back.  However, God provided us a new laptop and the laptop is pre-installed with Windows 8.0.

I must admit that I am pleasantly surprised at how Windows has improved and I never thought that the words “pleasurable experience” could go along with the product Windows.  I stand corrected.

So there, I said it.  Windows 8.1 is a wonderful product.

P.S. I will still install Linux on this laptop too to have dual boot options. Why? Cause I’m a rebel, Dottie. :p



Think For Yourself

The most successful people in the world think for themselves. They aren’t guided by secret puppet masters. Successful people get their hands dirty, take chances, experiment with new ideas and continually strive to improve. They view best as something that can always be made better. Best therefore remains a moving target.

From a business standpoint, Bill Gates offers a prime example. As I’ve said before, he didn’t take a class on how to become Bill Gates. Yes, he surely had mentors along the way, but he had to figure things out for himself. There wasn’t a book or course that outlined his future business model. If such a book had existed, someone would have already used it. Continue reading