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Ten plus Two Times Five

Today, I read Procrastination hack: ?(10+2)*5?. I liked the concept!

But syncing myself to a alarm? Urgh. Painful stuff. I hate buzzers.

So I invoked the power of Open Source: I fired up Hydrogen, a drum machine.

I laid down 12 minutes of beats; the beats synchronise you to the hack.

I call it Ten Plus Two - Version One. Download it. Play it in a loop.

The beat track itself is a hack. And if you people like it, I'll make a better one.

Hell, I'll make a better one anyway. Why? It works for me!


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Try (15+2)*4 or (20+5)*<however long...

Try (15+2)*4 or (20+5)*. After 15 or 20 minutes, it's probably a good idea to look away from your book, get up and stretch, walk around the block, or whatever. You'll come back to your studying with fresh eyes and mind, and you can use the break to capture non-study thoughts that might be distracting you.




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