Monthly Review

My monthly review is a bit more abstract and asking the question: Are we heading in the right direction?…

Weekly Review

For getting things done, I like the mental model of the pilot, the airplane, and the engineer. The pilot sets the course: our goals and our direction. He/she decides the plan for the day based on internal desires and external realities. I’m usually a pilot at the start…

M1 Macs: Having two Terminals for x86 and ARM architecture

I've recently upgraded to an M1 Mac because Black. Magic. Fuckery. Nonetheless, I required some command line applications which are not yet available for ARM architectures. First, make sure you have Rosetta 2 installed: usr/sbin/softwareupdate --install-rosetta --agree-to-license. Individual command line tools can be emulated by adding arch -x86_…

new macOS setup

Uncommented list of all the packages, configs and applications which I call essential for a new macOS setup.…

Can Reading Improve Your Mental Health?

Bibliotherapy and some Crucial Considerations “If we have overlooked even just one such consideration, then all our best efforts might be for naught – or less. When headed the wrong way, the last thing needed is progress.”…

Updated Thoughts on COVID-19

When is this over? - the elephant in the room. I’m asking myself this question and have been looking for answers — so I can take the right actions. There is no answer to this from the authorities. Of course not:  Ein Teil dieser Antworten würde die Bevölkerung verunsichern. We…