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Do not use a USB C Hub to power a MacBook M1
Public Service Announcement: Do not use a USB C hub to power a Mac M1 laptop. It might brick your device and short circuit the logic board, turning your device into a paperweight!
February 6, 2021
How to run Zwift and Trainer Road at the same time
How to use the Wahoo Kickr Core with Zwift and Trainer Road on one computer at the same time. We will connect the Kickr Core to Zwift via ANT+ and Trainer Road via Bluetooth.
January 17, 2021
The Best Garmin and Light Mount for your Handlebar
Combining the K-Edge Combo Mount with the Bontrager ION 200 RT Front Light to make the perfect handlebar Garmin and light mount.
January 17, 2021
How to unlock Zwift Ultra Graphics for ÂŁ149
How to build a PC for less than ÂŁ150 that is capable of playing Zwift on Ultra settings at about 45 to 50 frames per second.
January 3, 2021
Can the MacBook Air M1 run Zwift?
The MacBook Air M1 with 8GB of RAM will run Zwift with a High graphics profile at about 45 frames per second at 1440p. The frame rate isn't great (60 or above is better) but the detail in the game makes it very immersive.
December 20, 2020
Keychron K3 - Is this the Ultimate Productivity Keyboard?
My review of the Keychron K3 Mechanical Keyboard - as excellent device which can connect to three devices via Bluetooth (e.g. Mac, iPad, and iPhone), and one device via wired USB. It has backlit mechanical keys.
December 10, 2020
How to get the Economist for Free
How to get free access to digital versions of The Economist and various other newspapers and magazines.
June 10, 2020
The Importance of Sleep
Why it is important to optimise for getting a good nights sleep.
March 6, 2019
My 2017 Home Screen
A look at a few apps I have used in 2017.
December 27, 2017
A few thoughts on Control
A quick primer on breaking down the external world into things you can control, can influence, and cannot control at all.
May 5, 2016
Learning How to Learn
Key notes from the massively popular Learning How to Learn MOOC on Coursera.
December 9, 2015
Rosenberg on Reputation
The sum of it is that no dealer, curator, buyer, or critic, or any existing combination of these, can be depended on to produce a reputation that is more than a momentary flurry.
December 7, 2015
How the Economic Machine Works
Ray Dalio's simple framework for thinking about the economy.
August 4, 2015
Links (July 2015)
Various links of interest from July 2015.
July 24, 2015
Smart Things
These are a few minor things I wished someone had told me earlier in life.
March 4, 2015