Category Archives: Education

Learn Python like a Google employee

Nick Parlante is a member of the Google developers staff and created a course for other Google employees to learn Python from the beginning. The aim was to help people with basic programming skills in other languages than Python to get into this topic within 2 days. Therefore, this universal course was created together with little coding exercises to make… Read more »

How to really beat procrastination

This video is the record of a discussion Dr. Tim Pychyl from the Canadian Carleton University held in November 2012 about procrastination and how to help people deal with it. Dr. Pychyl has worked on this topic for over 20 years and published many papers, books, blogs posts, podcasts and videos about this topic. Basically, the summary of the techniques… Read more »

Coinviewer v2.2 2018 (USD/EUR/BTC versions)

Hi guys, I developed a little tool to track my altcoins and those of my friends and family. You just have to download the right version for you and put your coins into the csv file and you are good to go. I hope you can enjoy this little piece of software and if you have improvement suggestions, hints, questions… Read more »

How can I overcome chronic procrastination in 15 steps?

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Adjusting Your Thoughts and Emotions Stop punishing yourself for procrastinating Tackle your most important task for 15 minutes Give yourself a pep talk for motivation Aim for done over perfect Promise yourself you’ll get a reward when it’s done Changing Your Environment Pick the perfect work space Download an app to avoid phone distraction Use a program or browser add-on… Read more »

What to do, if you don’t know further anymore

First things first. You have to calm down yourself. You can’t do anything if you’re stressed out. Here we go. It’s something I recommend a lot around here. Find a quiet spot somewhere. Doesn’t have to be your study place. Could be outside if the weather is fair. But it should be quiet and you don’t get disturbed. Shut down… Read more »