Issue 21: Digital Garden Theme, Videos and this and that
WEB: Tada! After spending some of my free time, I created a Jekyll themefor my website and working notes. Asim helped me with coding, and I simplified my Obsidian workflow. Do check the theme demo, and let me know how!
NOTE-TAKING: While learning Jekyll and looking for theme inspirations, I stumbled upon few sound note-taking systems. There is Logseq, an open-source alternative to roam, and foam, a set of extensions that makes your VSCode a roam-alternative.
BOOKS: Malayalam literary critic P. K. Rajasekharan started a clubhouseto discuss books, and the archive is shared on his Youtube and as a podcast. It’s a pure gem. Do listen. Start with Ep3 - Dharmapuranam
VIDEOS: I started following two Youtube channels. A math+entertainment channel called 3Blue1Brown, and Freya Holmér’s channel has beautiful explanations, like this one.
TAIWAN: Read The New York Times articleon Taiwan & China situation.
TWEET-OF-THE-MONTH: “Some Product Managers (PMs) lack a nuanced understanding of Product Design disciplines. They provide direction & feedback to Product Designers in tiring and limiting ways, and fail to build an effective relationship with Product Designers.” Read More. Bonus: This GIF.