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Logging & Monitoring Life: The Smartphone Way

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April 15, 2016
When I was in 10th standard I thought of keeping track of my preparations and started writing a diary. Back then I used to log major daily events, study progress & happenings in a full scape notebook. Over the span of years I realized the importance of logs and started monitoring a few more affairs. Now, I use my phone to supervise everything. In this post, I'd share how exactly I do all these things with my Xiomi Redmi 1S Android device.
Notes

Book Summary: How To Think Like Sherlock – Improve Your Powers of Observation, Memory and Deduction

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on
November 6, 2015
This is second post one in the series of Book Summary. I published summary of How to Win Friends and Influence People in previous post. In this one, I'll take Sherlock book on the grounds. Repeating the common story: " Since last year, I have developed this habit of creating notes while reading a book. Mostly, I read books on digital devices, either laptop or phone. Crunching the pages, I keep highlighting important passages I come across and then prepare well formatted note in Evernote. " On the same line, I read this book, How To Think Like Sherlock - Improve Your Powers of Observation, Memory and Deduction, made a comprehensive note, that summarizes the entire book in 9 pages. Sharing the summary here. Also, it’s available for download in pdf version. Have fun!
Notes

Book Summary: How to Win Friends and Influence People

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on
November 6, 2015
Since last year, I have developed this habit of creating notes while reading a book. Mostly, I read books on digital devices, either laptop or phone. Crunching the pages, I keep highlighting important passages I come across and then prepare well formatted note in Evernote. On the same line, I read this book, How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie, made an all-in-one comprehensive note, that summarizes the entire book in 25 pages. Sharing the summary here. Also, it's available for download in pdf version. Have fun!
Productivity

Will It Rain Today? The Answer Lies Here

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on
June 27, 2015
It's monsoon and this question, 'Will it rain today?' will always pop in your head at least once in a day. Now, the weather forecast is not a child's play. The officials have to collect and analyze an enormous amount of data for hours to say a simple sentence like, 'Probability of light shower in the evening.' Luckily, there's an extremely easy way to do the forecasting yourself! By referring to satellite images provided by IMD. Interesting right?
Photography Productivity

How To Look Good In Photos: 7 Tips

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June 27, 2015
Once upon a time, I was totally hapless at looking good in photographs. Neither did I know how to pose nor about how to smile. I mostly looked like a sloth. Then, one day I came across a thread on Reddit which stole my attention. For the next couple of hours, I browsed the web for more photography tips, hearted them and determined to put them in practice. (December 2014) Results? Surprisingly, the photos produced after following the tips were much better. And they keep coming off even better. Talking about now, I still have a lot to learn and improve. Also, I'm not even a pro photographer or some kind. The purpose of this post is to share the directions I followed. The course is simple plus easy to enforce...