Category Archives: Quick and dirty

Stop checking your email so much!

More stress. Less focus. Not a good deal at all, is it? So turn off the popup notifier, and designate two times during your workday to check and process email. Here’s the story, from Mediabistro: http://www.mediabistro.com/mediajobsdaily/new-study-reveals-constantly-checking-emails-increases-stress-reduces-focus_b11462

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Tap, slide, tap: Using alternative Android onscreen keyboards

I’ve got a problem with using anything smaller than a netbook. The keyboard and I just don’t get along. In fact it’s a little dicey with the small built-in netbook computer. I use all my fingers (10 at last count) … Continue reading

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Back up with new look, emphasis on hacks

Yeah, I had to do this. Dust off another old blog, dress it up, and run it anew. There are some changes with this one, though. My old tech blog, The Workbench Reloaded (via Blogspot) sat dormant for nearly two … Continue reading

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