A Language Learning Resources Round-up for National Foreign Language Month

March is National Foreign Language Month and I, a big fat foreign language nerd, could not be more excited, as I've been stockpiling language learning resources, books, apps, and whatever other goodies I can find since I took my first Italian class over a decade ago. Learning foreign languages has opened doors for me that …

10 Websites to Help You Feel Better

Around the beginning of this year, I started getting migraines. I've never had migraines before and I still don't know what's causing them, but they've been awful, nothing makes them feel better, and they've really done a number on my mental health. It's hard to feel great about the world when you can't use your …

Woebot Wants to Help You Feel Better

You know that one internet video with The Grinch at that yoga class that just screams and makes the other yoga-ers nervous? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsvyjePPFRs That's me in a nutshell. I'm a little messed up. Frankly, we're all a little messed up these days (who can blame us?) and there are a lot of app developers working …

Just Some Random Cool Apps (and One Random Cool Website)

No proper blog post today. I was hit with a migraine that knocked me the fuck out and I'll be spending the day catching up all the work I missed. But, in the meantime, here is a grab-bag of some apps I'm playing with right now and will likely give a proper review someday: Migraine …

Plant a Forest to Get Things Done

Forest is one of those productivity apps that really needs no introduction. Chances are, if you enjoy productivity timers at all, you already know it well. Also, you're a big nerd. But you're in (debatably) good company (with me)! Seekrtech, the Taiwan-based company that develops Forest, has a lot of promising apps that I intend …