Google AdSense April Fool Joke

Google AdSense April Fool

Well, I found my first online April Fool joke this morning when I logged into Google AdSense. Underneath the “Top channels” and “Top platforms”, I’ve now also got a “Top planets and moons”. It appears I need to work on my Solar System SEO rankings.

Well played, Google! Well played.

Regularly do something that scares you

Beauty and The Beast - something that scares youA few weeks ago, I did something that scares me. It was something that pushed me to make a choice to step through the barrier of fear. I auditioned for a role in a Pro-Amateur production of “Beauty and The Beast“.

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. – Nelson Mandela

In the two weeks between being allocated an audition time and doing the actual audition, I wish I could say that I was unwavering, wholly committed to going through with the audition. I would love to say that I didn’t suffer from self-doubt, and second-guess my every decision.

That wasn’t the case.

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Use OpenDNS to reduce malware and virus infection

OpenDNS security settings

I have been a long-time user of OpenDNS for my home network, and have recommend it to my friends and family. The "Home Parental Controls" allows me to easily add another layer of protection to my home network, not only to setup content filtering but … [Continue reading]