Monthly Archives: September 2018

Automate.me

So this is a pre­mi­um ser­vice where a cou­ple of guys fol­low you around for a few days and see exact­ly what you do. They have a back­end dev team that works to build sys­tems to auto­mate parts of your … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Good Times 4 Bad Times Phone/Photo App

One thing about depres­sion is that you can’t see any­thing good. Good Times 4 Bad Times is an appli­ca­tion that runs on your phone (plugs in to Google pho­to’s?) that asks you some real­ly spe­cif­ic ques­tions about your mood and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Chat Grease

The prob­lem: Text is devoid of emo­tion. Emoti­cons do a great job of light­en­ing things up a bit. How­ev­er us geeks aren’t exact­ly known for being social­ly aware. I find that I can read text, and depend­ing on my frame … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Subscription Fungi

Grown in cof­fee grounds, we grow the myceli­um net­work, and a box is deliv­ered to your house just as the first mush­rooms are push­ing through. You watch it grow, har­vest­ing bou­tique mush­rooms over the next 3 to 4 weeks, and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Actually. A bot that helps you record the things you appreciate.

One of the many tools in the tool­belt of Cog­ni­tive Behav­ioral Ther­a­py is to train your brain by rein­forc­ing good things. A mech­a­nism to do this is to write down 3 things that you appre­ci­ate each day. How­ev­er, I believe … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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