Your weekly reminder to back up your data, update software and otherwise pay attention to your digital environment. (Oh, and I hope you’re already at the CRASH Space meeting…)

On the blog:

Jump in Here

  • Welcome. If you haven’t been following along, it’s okay. You’re not behind, you’re just where you are.
  • The coach tool at the Crash Override Network has a great step by step break down that makes it really easy to start.
  • If that site doesn’t fit your needs or you want more, that’s okay, there are more recommendations under Start Here on the repo.
  • Feeling more ambitious? Review the list of OneThing articles and pick one to catch up on.


The basics slightly revised and with a printable checklist.


Where do you scan for news?

Oh.. if you want something else very good and less soul sucking to look at try try idea-instructionsAn ongoing series of nonverbal algorithm assembly instructions.” in the style of ikea instructions via @stacksmashing


Feeling dumb or stupid about how not-l33t you are? Angsting over some silly thing you “know better than to do.” Stop. That isn’t useful. Regret is only of use if it prompts an actual change in behavior. Maybe it’s NOT you that sucks. Could be it’s the technology and you could come up with a fix that would help lots of people. Look forward and make a plan.


We are a community. You are a welcome part of it.


I give you “Nothing’s Gonna Hurt You Baby” by Cigarettes After Sex