Unproductive days

You always have them. Days where you felt unproductive, not motivated, or low energy. Sometimes you can't even control it.…

Ownership is important

When you own it. Let's think of when you own a new car. Would you take care of it? Probably yes, you wouldn't recklessly drive (if you don't have the skills) and potentially damage the car. Same with owning a house. If you own a house, you will take care…

Software Builder or Writer?

You either quit programming or live long enough to see yourself becoming a documentation writer 😬 — Hoye Lam | 林浩意 (@hoyelam) August 21, 2020 My role has changed quite a lot since I started working for Somnox. From a sole software builder to a lead for projects and teams. I noticed…

Writing streak #9

I started writing every day since September 11th. The goal was to improve my writing and putting my thoughts down on paper. Since then, I have written nine blogs (ten including this one). I never imagined that I could post something every day. Which is amazing. Of course, my sentence…

Video-gaming in moderation

The debate on if video-gaming is a waste of time has been going on for forever. When I was a kid I played loads of videogames. After school or helping my parents with their restaurant, I would immediately go behind the Playstation or PC. I then spend loads of hours…

New project [🐒📈🦍]

At the beginning of 2020, I promised myself that I will release two new mobile applications. The first one has already been released as Kowa. The second one is hereby in progress. This is going to be a very exciting project for me. This mobile app is going to be…

My Watch Face Setup ⌚

Weather, Calendar, Time, Workout, Activity, Spotify/Pocket Cast, Zero, BatteryThis is my watch face build on the ideas of quick information and opening the apps I use 99% of my time. I'm using the Infograph watch face. The reason for using the Infograph watch face is that I hate using…

Apple 2020 September Event

Initial thoughts for the #AppleEvent - May step over to Apple Watch Series 6 from 4 - iPad upgrades are nice but still happy with my iPad Pro 2018 (120Hz) - Apple One seems like a great deal, but a hassle to step over from Spotify I think. Will write…