Motivation is Overated

Take this story for example. In January, a gym is completely packed because everyone there is making resolutions to lose weight and get fit, because everyone is motivated to do that. Two weeks later, what happens to the gym? It’s getting back to normal. Like any other emotions, motivation is temporary. It’s great to get you pumped… Continue reading Motivation is Overated

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Thank You Google Chromium Team for Fixing .ET Domain Extension Problem

I have good news on domain names with .et extension. As of Stable Channel Release, version 38.0.2125.10, Google Chrome fully supports domain names with .et extension. Opera browser also got the issue fixed because it is built on Chromium open source project. It is a big step forward because .et is an important domain name extension. The extension allows for so many… Continue reading Thank You Google Chromium Team for Fixing .ET Domain Extension Problem

Why I Moved All of My Domain Names to Google Domains

Less than 2 months ago, Google announced a beta service called Google Domains. I was offered to join Google Domains beta today. The current beta is for U.S only. Here are a few things I really like about Google Domains: $12/year that includes everything below. I like this idea because it helps customer release the headache… Continue reading Why I Moved All of My Domain Names to Google Domains

How I fixed .et not being able to be recognized on browsers problem

As you can see, I own the domain name vi.et, which is one of the very exclusive few .et domains that can be registered. There are only a handful of .et domains registered by others including: n.et intern.et p.et di.et s.et pock.et (Acquired by Read It Later, Inc) wallstre.et With this relatively new domain extension… Continue reading How I fixed .et not being able to be recognized on browsers problem

How to Pronounce NGUYEN Correctly

Nguyen is the most popular surname in Vietnam, soon to be the most popular in Australia, and very popular in the United States of America. The last name Nguyen is so popular that it surpasses Smith and Jones in popularity. Ironically, most non-Vietnamese pronounce it wrong, and the guides on the internet just add to the mispronounciation.… Continue reading How to Pronounce NGUYEN Correctly

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Why I Make my Bed Every Morning

I make my bed every morning.  When I was a teen, I used to be very unorganized in terms of keeping my room clean and my mom always described my room as “a warfare”, and she’s right, except for the fact that I’d simply prefer to call it “a room”. I wasn’t interested in taking… Continue reading Why I Make my Bed Every Morning

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Is Life Good or Evil? Who Cares. Keep Going.

My perspective for today is self fulfilling prophecy. If somebody thinks that life is cool, fun, and enjoyable, their perspective of what life gives them is positive and it will become a self fulfilling prophecy. Conversely, if someone thinks that life is cruel, evil, and judgemental, then it also becomes a self fulfilling prophecy and they’ll… Continue reading Is Life Good or Evil? Who Cares. Keep Going.

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My Typical Work Day

As this is my personal blog, I’m trying my best to be as personal as possible, so I thought it would be nice to share my work day here. I work for myself and it requires tremendous amount of discipline, and it can be quite fun. Obviously the benefits to working for yourself on a… Continue reading My Typical Work Day

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