It’s Easier to Tinker

What is it about people that makes us always want to do anything besides the thing we should be doing? Why am I so eager to work on side project and minor changes to things that aren't that important, but I struggle to put serious time into the things that I know are most important?

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Android Nougat Multitasking is a Little Rough

Split screen multitasking in iOS 9 was my favorite new feature Apple introduced last year, so I was happy to see Android catch up this year and add split screen as well. As is the Android way though, this feature is only really half-baked in this first incarnation.

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Android Speed Over Time

The fundamental problem with Android phones is that they are far faster when you first use them than they are months down the line.

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The Awkward Teenage Years of Mobile Payments

CVS got on a lot of Apple Pay fans' bad sides last week as they announced CVS Pay, yet another mobile payments option. I'm solidly on Team Apple Pay as well, and it frustrates me that CVS is pushing a proprietary payments solution that is clearly less convenient for users and more helpful to CVS. But I'm not upset today, this is what I'm coming to expect these days.

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When You Just Can’t Stop Working

My single biggest advantage over everyone who does the same things I do is that I will work harder and longer than just about anyone else. My hobbies and professional life keep me very busy day in and day out. I sometimes wish I could relax and just watch a movie on a Saturday morning, or come home from work and just veg out in front of the TV, or play a video game for hours on end, but I can't.

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