Did I Make a Mistake Selling My Social-Media Darling to Yahoo?

“I don’t regret selling to Yahoo. But I do wanna know where it could have gone if I hadn’t sold at that point. Could it have been Pinterest or Facebook? Probably not Facebook.”

Link: Did I Make a Mistake Selling My Social-Media Darling to Yahoo?

Just when I’m wondering what happened to del.icio.us, though (and what happened to my bookmarks. I never got the opportunity to re-access them since they abruptly closed any access in 2017.)


Skill Stacking: A Practical Strategy To Achieve Career Success

“One of the most popular ideas in personal development is that all successful people have achieved mastery. Many of us believe in this false notion that you have to master a skill to achieve career success.

That’s because we, as a society, admire and glorify winners. We look at billionaires, champions, gold medalists, and other outliers. I must admit, there are many lessons we can learn from people who are masters at one particular skill.”

Read more — Skill Stacking: A Practical Strategy To Achieve Career Success

Wira dan Sir Isaac Newton

“Mom, what’s this number?”

“Hm? Oh, tahun lahir dan tahun meninggal.”


“This means the year when Sir Isaac Newton was born. See, 1643. So he was born in 1643. This is the year when he died, when he passed away. 1727. He passed away in 1727. Loooong long long long time ago.”

“… … Sir Isaac Newton, has passed away?”

“Yeah. 1727.”

Dan ketika gw ngeliat mukanya Wira, gw baru tersadar kalo anak itu kaget betul Sir Isaac Newton sudah meninggal.



‘The Soul Eater’

David Bull — Ukiyo-e Heroes: Making ‘The Soul Eater’

Nonton video di atas, soalnya nongol di ‘Recommended’. Sedikit geli, dan senang, karena gw memang punya karya yang ditampilkan di videonya itu.

‘The Soul Eater’, di meja kerja

Gw dikasih sama temen, pasangan suami istri, ketika mereka pindah kembali ke Australia dari Malaysia. Si suami, Mark, komentar kalo dia nggak pernah punya kesempatan untuk memajang lukisan ukiyo-e itu. “I believe you will take care of the painting better than I did.