Resolution Assistance

I keep telling myself that I have big bones and lots of muscle mass (I hear that muscle weighs more than fat), but the bottom line is that I weigh 200 pounds. Unfortunately, I’d like to weigh 180 pounds. Coincidentally, I’m drafting my New Year’s resolutions, and one of them is to lose weight. This [...]

By |2016-10-24T14:29:47+00:00December 30th, 2005|Categories: Cool Stuff|15 Comments

The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint

I suffer from something called Ménière’s disease—don’t worry, you cannot get it from reading my blog. The symptoms of Ménière’s include hearing loss, tinnitus (a constant ringing sound), and vertigo. There are many medical theories about its cause: too much salt, caffeine, or alcohol in one’s diet, too much stress, and allergies. Thus, I’ve worked [...]

A Brief History of Mine

To build a case that you should give a shiitake about this blog, let me explain my background. I was born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1954. My family lived in a tough part of Honolulu called Kalihi Valley. We weren’t rich, but I never felt poor-because my mother and father made many sacrifices for my [...]

By |2016-10-24T14:29:49+00:00December 30th, 2005|Categories: Apple, Books|Tags: |66 Comments

Better Late Than Arrogant

Welcome to my first attempt at blogging. Admittedly, I’m three years behind the bleeding edge, but I had to get over the inherent arrogance of blogging: that people would give a shitake about what I have to say. A book every two or three years is one thing, but a daily blog? (Not that I’m [...]

By |2016-10-24T14:29:53+00:00December 30th, 2005|Categories: Blogging|59 Comments