Thoughts

Bruno Bernardino

Written by Bruno Bernardino.
Thoughts can change, disappear, or simply be observed.

Who are you, and why are you here?
Or, how can I help you?

I’ve been writing (and drawing, and composing) a lot of things in the last few years that I never shared publicly. Partly because some of it…

Putting Numbers in Perspective
How long does it take to count to one thousand?

A new logo, palette, and domain (brn.sh) for new micro apps I build. tl;dr; You can learn how long it takes to count to any given number…

Slow growth companies - Slogro
A job board and directory

tl;dr; I launched Slogro, a job board for companies and people focused on slow growth and Co1, a directory of companies of one . I left…

There is a better way to read RSS
Introducing Focusd - A Calm RSS Reader

For over a year I’ve been reading articles from RSS feeds only once a day, and now I’m making it possible and easy for anyone to do that as…

Selling my Apple side projects
Some pre-spring cleaning

2019 March update: The apps are still available for purchase under my account. I haven’t heard from the buyers in over 6 months but don’t…

My Favorite Articles
Currently. Never more than 15.

This is mainly a list for myself, and I welcome recommendations. These articles have valuable lessons, even if I don’t agree with the…

Promoting my right to forget
What was I talking about?

Photo by me @ Vilarinho de Negrões, Montalegre, Portugal . This is a short story about how, in the last year, I’ve deleted most of my…

Beefing up Privacy
Why and how I’ve become more concerned about my privacy.

Photo by Matthew Henry For the longest time my mindset about Privacy had been “if I’ve got nothing to hide, I don’t need to worry about it…

Using limits as expanders
How I got more creative with less options

A few years ago, something I read really hit me. It was about the strict limits of Haiku , a form of very short Japanese poems. They had to…

5 Things I Stopped Doing
Which have made me happier!

Before you start reading through this list, note I’m not saying you should do these. Do whatever you want that makes you happy. I’m merely…

Be honest about your successes
And focus on how you overcame the failures

I really, really like how this video expresses honesty in successes. In today’s frantic times of ever-sharing our successes, we often end up…

Education solves your problem
My thoughts on education

People who know me understand I believe all problems (we know) we have can be solved by improving education. It has the potential to…

Not dying sets us up for failure
A quick thought experiment on focus

I think it’s undeniable the effect a deadline can have on us. The power that focus generates gets us to do things we otherwise perceived as…

No ambition. No goals.
How I’m planning to live my life from now on.

For a long time I’d written my short list (my most important commitments, a cue from Leo Babauta ), goals and ambitions , and from…