One of my 2021 projects is to start writing down my thoughts instead of just telling my girlfriends about them
Thanks! I'm going to experiment with limiting tabs. Having so many open at a time has given me a false sense of productivity (or maybe importance?🤔 ). Maybe being focused on one thing at a time will be calming and invite in more intentionality. I will mess around and try to report back!
@kavbojka I wish you luck!
I started today. It went well. But the true test is tomorrow when work starts!
So I did this this week and the biggest issue was I have a lot of meetings and I kept closing the calendar tab so my reminders never popped up and I kept missing or being late to meetings. I've now installed a standalone calendar app.
@kavbojka I actually ran into the same issue this week! It's honestly felt nice to make my calendar and email apps standalone things instead of just another tab in a browser.
Oh that makes me feel better. I hate wasting people's time and was seriously worried that I was losing my marbles!
@clarity Good to read this!
Never understood how people could keep more than 5 tabs open at once.
I try to be offline be default and always even shutdown my computer completely when not using or working on it. I also put it in a drawer, so I don't even see it.
Friction is what creates time and space to imagine, feel and think in a more natural way. Convenience and efficiency is too often a cheap trick to prevent us to understand and to make us do things we probably don't want to.
@hansup Yeah, absolutely. Often, convenience just means externalizing the costs into less-visible places.
@clarity I am a person whose firefox deletes cookies, history and tabs after closing it. I was wondering what people are doing with 10+ tabs
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