Home Automation with Belkin Wemo, Twilio, and Siri
December 31, 2013 – 2:57 am | No Comment

Ultimate Hack Mashup – Belkin Wemo + Twilio + Siri
 

A quick note: For another home automation trick and those interested in finding out about the earlier Twillio callbox+TV popup/notification hack check out STEM (https://github.com/ericblue/STEM).  Certain …

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Philosophy

Increasing number of articles dealing with philosophy and psychology. Topics include Integral philosophy, consciousness, and age old advice on how to live “the good life”.

Personal Development

Learn tips and tricks on GTD (Getting Things Done), goal setting, time management, and increasing your personal power.

Mind Mapping

Put mind mapping to use in your personal and professional life. Learn tips and techniques on enhancing creativity, accelerating learning, and increasing productivity.

Knowledge Management

My latest discoveries on personal knowledge management. Discover what PKM is all about, learn about the Semantic Web, and find out how to use Wikis to help track all of your important information.

Quantified Self

Quantified Self is a collaboration of users and tool makers who share an interest in self knowledge through self-tracking. There are number of posts on my device “hacking”, open source development, and my own quantified experiments.

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Article Archive for September 2008

Emerson on Time
September 29, 2008 – 8:51 pm | No Comment

From “No Boundary”:
“These roses under my window make no reference to former roses or to better ones; they are for what they are; they exist with God today.  There is no time for them.  There …

Gmail is “worse than stupidity”
September 29, 2008 – 8:42 pm | One Comment

Ah, I’m sure that catchy title has your attention. The more in depth title is “Gmail is worse than stupidity OR Cloud computing is a trap”. Or, so says GNU founder Richard Stallman.
The …

Off to PA!
September 16, 2008 – 9:14 pm | No Comment

Well, I’m off to Pennsylvania tomorrow and will be spending time with friends and family for the next 5 days. I plan to be less “plugged-in” than usual. But, I’m sure I’ll be …

Subscribe to the Top Personal Development Blogs
September 8, 2008 – 10:20 pm | 2 Comments

Thanks to Luciano at Litemind, I recently discovered an excellent resource that lists some of the top personal development blogs out there. PluginID has put together a page that lists the top (currently 65) …

How To Sync Your iPhone 3G Using Linux and Vmware
September 7, 2008 – 3:23 pm | 7 Comments
How To Sync Your iPhone 3G Using Linux and Vmware

Learn how to sync your iPhone3g using Ubuntu Linux and VMWare.

Why Should Freelancers Use Mind Mapping?
September 4, 2008 – 10:49 pm | No Comment

Raj Dash at Freelance Switch recently posted an article on why freelancers should use mind mapping.
Einstein once said something to the effect of, “you cannot solve problems by thinking within the same framework or mindset …

The Man Who Remebers Forever
September 3, 2008 – 8:55 pm | No Comment

Last April I blogged about Piotr Wozniak, a Polish Renaissance Man of sorts, who developed an algorithm and software product to help people learn and retain knowledge at amazing levels. His software SuperMemo can …

Redesign Bliss!
September 1, 2008 – 7:07 pm | 5 Comments
Redesign Bliss!

It took a little bit of work, but the face lift is complete! The new eric-blue.com redesign is finished, and both my original website and blog have been migrated to the WordPress blogging platform. …