To succeed at something in business :
• Know every product in the industry
• Know every patent
• Try out all the products
• Understand how the products are made
• Make a product that YOU would use every single day; You can’t sell it if you personally don’t LOVE it
-Choose yourself Book by James Altucher
The Universe Is Programmable. We Need an API for Everything
Think about it like this: In the Book of Genesis, God is the ultimate programmer, creating all of existence in a monster six-day hackathon. Or, if you don’t like Biblical metaphors, you can think about it in simpler terms. Robert Moses was a programmer, shaping and re-shaping the layout of New York City for more than 50 years. Drug developers are programmers, twiddling enzymes to cure what ails us. Even pickup artists and conmen are programmers, running social scripts on people to elicit certain emotional results. The point is that, much like the computer on your desk or the iPhone in your hand, the entire Universe is programmable. Just as you can build apps for your smartphones and new services for the internet, so can you shape and re-shape almost anything in this world, from landscapes and buildings to medicines and surgeries to, well, ideas — as long as you know the code. That may sound like little more than an exercise in semantics. But it’s actually a meaningful shift in thinking. If we look at the Universe as programmable, we can start treating it like software. In short, we can improve almost everything we do with the same simple techniques that have remade the creation of software in recent years, things like APIs, open source code, and the massively popular code-sharing service GitHub. (via The Universe Is Programmable. We Need an API for Everything | Enterprise | WIRED)
Just thinking„ it is possible!!
“The Universe Is Programmable. We Need an API for Everything”
Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.
My friend came up with this brilliant idea.
Some of us struggle with reading the Quran so i will start to read 2 pages a day of it. We are all on different levels, some will read the translated version (me) some will practice to read it in Arabic. For some its their first time reading it (me) so if you want the daily reminder comment below, reblog (and add that you want the reminder) or send me a message and i will remind you in a post everyday (inshaallah) to read 2 pages.
Remember, life is short.
I will never stop reblogging this
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This is Cortana, Microsoft’s answer to Siri
Microsoft’s upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update will include Cortana, a personal digital assistant designed to rival Siri and Google Now. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans have revealed to The Verge how Cortana looks and operates, replacing the built-in Bing search functionality on Windows Phone 8.1. While the feature is named after the Halo game series, Cortana will take the form of a circular animated icon instead of a female character. Cortana will animate when it’s speaking or thinking, forming a personality not dissimilar to Apple’s Siri.