Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Oct 17, 2021  |  :   etymology, Habit, john-ayto, word-origins

Habits can be bad, like when they deter progress toward your current set of goals, and they can be good, like when they move you closer to your goals or align you with them (supposing the latter include a state). They are the way you spend your time, the way you think ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Oct 14, 2021  |  :   computer-science, emacs, learning-center, themes

Leuven For emacs custom framework used to implement the following emacs themes refer to this post: How to Configure Emacs Themes Screenshot Leuven In following, in terms of clarity, it’s easier to structure blocks of code syntax with opening and closing blocks. ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Sep 26, 2021  |  :   etymology, Insult, john-ayto, word-origins

Azealia Banks demonstrates as good an example of the word ‘insult’ as one could hope to avoid. Insult “The ‘sult’ of insult comes from a word that meant jump. Its source was Latin insultare ‘jump on,’ a compound verb based on ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Sep 20, 2021  |  :   computer-science, custom-themes, emacs, learning-center, solarized-dark, themes

Atom was developed by GitHub as a text editor. Facebook then developed the Nuclide and Atom IDE projects to turn Atom into an integrated development environment, but development stopped in December 2018 It’s got nothing on emacs. Having said that, emacs is the ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Sep 1, 2021  |  :   company-mode, computer-science, emacs, learning-center, snippets

Hello Emacs Enthusiasts Emacs enthusiasts can be terribly busy setting up an emacs dev environment. Emacs isn’t an all in one off the shelf piece of software. It’s a world unto its own. A fully complete, educational experience. Emacs enthusiasts, you are not ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Aug 24, 2021  |  :   eighties, indie-rock, modern-rock, soft-rock, soundtrack

Songs: Christine and the Queens: Christine, Tilted, Zana: (Nickodemus Remix), Mon Doux Saigneur: L'eau, Karim Ouellet: Karim et le loup, La mer à boire, Fabio Rovazzi: La Mia Felicita, Kyle Hanagami Dance Remix: How Gee - Black Machine, Noah Kahan Feat Mxmtoon: Pride, ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Aug 3, 2021  |  :   computer-science, emacs, learning-center, linux, news, windows

Hackernews is an emacs package delivering daily sets of rss links, much like the elfeed package. You can program your emacs configuration to load hackernews at start up so you can scan for the latest relevant links. The code throws an error, however, if emacs starts ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Jul 21, 2021  |  :   featured, personal-development, psychology

Inspiration is about being on the upswing. Find out what gets you there, find out what keeps you there, and make a habit of it. Success is about a good nights sleep, either tomorrow is Sunday or you are prepared to meet it. Self-improvement is a lifestyle. Expectations ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Apr 30, 2021  |  :   business, learning-center, organizational-psychology, personal-development, psychology

Psychology Psychologists do important work, but it doesn’t take one to know that people operate a lot like computers. We’ve got code inside that issues a response when stimulated. The more you know the person, the more you know which responses to expect. In ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Apr 29, 2021  |  :   classical, flute, mandolin

Songs: J.N.Hummel: Concerto for Mandolin and Strings (G major): I.Allegro moderato e grazioso, II.Andante con variazioni,III.Rondo, A.Vivaldi:Concerto for Mandolin and Strings (C major): I.Allegro, II.Largo, III.Allegro, A.Vivaldi:Trio for Violin, Lute and Countiniue (C ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Apr 11, 2021  |  :   grammar, language, learning-center, newsroom

If you use Wordnet as an extension to your text editor, you may eventually begin to wonder what is up with all the nutsy downward sloping oddly indented syntax. Then you might go here, to wikipedia, and read up on all the madness. Or you can browse a few of the tidbits ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Apr 8, 2021  |  :   good-reads, history, newsroom, science, stories

On September 19th, 1783, at the royal palace in Versailles, Joseph-Michel and Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier introduced the King and Queen of France to their redoubtable 500lb invention, a curious brightly painted contraption of sackcloth and paper, wrapped in a fish net ...

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