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_…

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…