The Potential of Fitness Bands (as of early 2015)

A few weeks ago, I was given the opportunity to write a product review on the Staples TechHub on the Fitbit Flex and the Jawbone UP24, comparing the two side-by-side. They’re lovely products, and the sheer act of having a physically visible device on my wrist kept me thinking about my current activity levels and […]

Life Lessons From Reddit

When I surf through Reddit, I occasionally find threads that are just worthwhile to save, because they make me laugh, because they’re interesting, or because they cause me to think. Tonight, I found one of those threads that really made me think, and you can find it here: What is something someone said that forever […]

On Saying Goodbye

Tonight, I found out that my grandmother has passed away. I’ve mentally prepared myself for this since I visited her in the hospital in San Francisco with my family, and yet this is not any easier. I’ve never had to deal with this in my life, so to put it bluntly: this is not easy. […]

“Let’s just break in!” – An Interactive Story

Last night, I piloted the first iteration of an interactive story game I created for my friends. The idea that sparked it all was that I wanted to play a group game where we would have a common goal to work toward together, and have fun while we’re at it. The first scenario was simple: […]

Soon-to-be Real Life

I attended an event today as a panelist at the University of Toronto Scarborough for soon-to-be graduates, separated by industry/stream. I was lucky to have a very outgoing panel who had plenty of knowledge to drop all over the students. During the discussion, several points kept coming up that I feel I should share: Work […]