The Alexa / Echo / TP-Link Smart Plug integration with our Christmas tree is one of our favorite additions to our holiday experience. It’s rare that Karen also gets into the electronic action, but she loves it too. Check out the video to see how it works (Note — the TP-Link Smart Plug works with the Kasa app (iOS or Android), so you can also easily schedule it to turn on and off at your set times (e.g. ‘turn on at 4pm and turn off at 11pm’)).
I've been following the NSNG (No Sugar No Grains) 'way of eating' for the last year and the results have been incredible. I weighed 191 pounds near the beginning of 2017 and today (Dec 7, 2017) I weighed in at 160. So, 31 pounds have disappeared, … [Continue reading]
After last week's post on "How to Be a Good Mentor", I received a mail from the wonderful and talented Andrea Li (she's part of the AWS Startup BD team) asking how to be a good mentee. She asked: Do you have any tips on what good mentors look … [Continue reading]
It's Inauguration Day for the United States. It's hard to believe, but Donald Trump is minutes away from becoming President. He's hired. I came upon the Ronald Reagan statue outside the US Embassy in London the other day. There's an apt quote on … [Continue reading]
Walking between Shoreditch and Clerkenwell in London today (while listening to my favorite podcasts), I happened upon this street art by Stik. Pretty awesome, eh? This art can be found all over London (screengrab of Google Images below shows the … [Continue reading]