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
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
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
You should brainwash yourself. I like to use the term “self brainwashing” because it’s true. At least, it’s true to me. I always use what I call “self brainwashing” to change my behavior, from getting rid of bad hobbies that no longer serve me, and adopting new hobbies to the fullest. Have you ever compare… Continue reading How to Brainwash Yourself For The Better
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
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.
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
As I’m about to travel the world, I was searching for an innovative, long term and cost effective way to keep my current US phone number without sacrificing SMS ability. First, I looked at phone forwarding service, most of them don’t have SMS functionalities and they charge more than what I want to pay. Then… Continue reading How to Use Your US Phone Number Worldwide
This question has been bothering people for centuries. It is almost impossible to answer. We can only guess and hope to find out someday. What we know, however, is that the question of “why bad things happen to good people” affects not just those who have gone through a tragedy but also those who’ve never… Continue reading Why do bad things happen to good people?
Everyone loves Animals by Martin Garrix these days. This version is a combination of 3 interesting remixes made viral by Hardwell, Deadmau5, and Armin van Buuren. They all sounded great together so I made the remix. Enjoy! (audio removed)