Fast company with a mostly positive article on Windows 8. Refreshing.
I could not agree more. As Louis CK would say – Everything is amazing and nobody is happy.
When I first started ignoring news, I felt that I was simply making an excuse, that if I had more time I should read the news. Today, however, it is a very deliberate choice and I feel consistently happier every single day due to ignoring the mainstream news. It just so happens that the last 2 years have also been the most enjoyable and productive of my entire life, and have contained some of my greatest achievements. Here are a few reasons I think we should stop consuming mainstream news:
Interesting article, I wish I could say that I follow this advice. I think it’s important to know the details that matter most in your life and filter out the noise. Most of the news is noise. I can’t stand 24-hour news channels.
Interesting that this is debatable. In this day and age, we have high level languages that are not only approachable but down right easy. Anyone can learn to be a programmer but only a small percentage can be passionate enough about it to carve out a career. The single biggest factor is how bad you want it.