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Time is everything

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I would have started this post with: If I only had enough time, to write this post. You would understand! When it comes to time, here is my shortlist of considerations:  Time is worth more than money The best idea can fail if delivered at the wrong time The best jokes fail with the wrong timing I take time and timing very seriously. It is possible I am a time nerd. But I don't waste time validating that assumption though 😄 When it comes to priorities in relation to time, here is my ladder of values Time Health Freedom Money Not the other way around. I remember watching a documentary where t he Dalai Lama when asked about his views of time, he said : A man sacrifices his health in order to make money then he sacrificed his money to recuperate his health you have a choice with those precious hours and minutes you can either live out a life determined by everybody else and their expectations or you can make a choice to live with the intent to be deliberate and to be specific and con

It's all about privacy. Until you understand how it works.

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Friends are pinging me over Whatsapp to ask if it is safe to stay on it. I have already expressed my opinions on the matter on this blog when it comes to privacy and security. Let me summarize that for you and repeat after me: You can't have optimal privacy with companies that offer you free services. e.g., the big elephant in the room Facebook and a zillion of other services that do very well for their shareholders You don't have THE best privacy now with paid services e.g., telecoms, credit card companies, banks Your understanding of what privacy is in this hyper-digital era might be wrong. To begin with, you share a piece of pregnancy news with your friend, s/he doesn't post it anywhere (that you know), but she hands the phone over to your worst enemy on the galaxy, s/he going to tell all about to their friends. Privacy? Yep...that's what I thought. Don't leave WhatsApp or whatever pleases you to use today. What Facebook, the company that bought for gazillions W

Politics are for losers

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 About the failed coup... about handling the virus about handling a peaceful transition of power about to handle anything...