Clark Narvas Blog

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My 2021

It’s… December, already? A few months ago, I stressed myself out over exams and COVID. A few months later, I’m stressing out over exams and COVID. What has changed? In all seriousness, as this year closes, I wanted to reflect and give an overview. Think...

December 23, 2021
New Beginnings

Week One ✅ Starting a new school is daunting. New environment, new people, new teachers (or tutors, whatever you call them now!) It’s hard to get my head around and adjust, especially when the building looks like a futuristic, orbital spacecraft compared to where I...

September 26, 2021
Do more with your browser: Level-up your web browsing experience by using these web add-ons.

“There’s an add-on for that” I’ve started using my web browser more than I have usually done in the past few years. You probably have too! With many services and tools that would have been programs 5 years ago moving exclusively onto the web, your...

July 07, 2021
How I use Todoist to keep myself accountable and organise my day.

“What are you going to do today?” If you know me very well, you’d know I like to switch between to-do list apps (you could call it procrastination, I like to call it user testing 😉). I started with Microsoft To-Do, and then I had...

June 23, 2021
Is this still on? My blog in 2016 and rebuilding

Hello everyone! Happy New Year. 2020 has concluded, and with that out with the old and in with the new. Welcome to the brand new blog! My first blog... from 2016 As a small commemoration to kick start the new year and the new blog,...

January 01, 2021
Happy Birthday Me, you’re quite old now.

This is a blog post that I will not really quality check or read through, I guess this is all just mind to words. Oh, and this is a very deep post. I am 15 now. In retrospect I’m nearly in-between teenage years and the...

July 13, 2020
A Nerd’s Guide to Using The Lockdown Wisely

Well, here you are! Hell is raging outside – Your country is in lockdown, a virus is spreading, and you’re stuck at home, in your bed, your sleep habits destroyed, and your diet crumbling. You’re twiddling your fingers, asking yourself: How long will this go...

April 13, 2020
How To Home-School Yourself During a Lockdown 🎓

The past month has been a roller coaster. Teachers start going off-sick, your peers start disappearing one by one, and out of nowhere, your school gets shut and you’re being asked to work at home, be more responsible and start home-schooling yourself. A lot to...

April 05, 2020
A Guide To Simplifying Your Digital Life

We clean our rooms; we clean our drawers and we throw away stuff we don’t need, but digitally we don’t seem to bother. If our digital life was a room, the room would be filled with 10000+ unread emails, old social media accounts we don’t...

January 19, 2020
Android without Google Play Services: The No Google Experiment

I’ve previously wrote about scrapping reliance on Google services by changing my app store, overhauling core services and using alternatives to apps. These all lowered the amount of data I send to Google and the chances of robots ever recognizing me during the next robotic...

January 19, 2020
DeGoogling My Android

“Everytime you create a new account, whenever you accept those dialogs that are asking for cookies, whenever you make a search online. You are being watched and companies from big to small are trying to build a big picture about who you are, your interests,...

November 17, 2019
Welcome to my Blog

Well, hello there traveller. Everything still needs redecorating, I’m still developing a custom layout for this, bare with me! If you’re here you have probably nailed 2 sides of the coin My name is Clark Narvas I’m 14 years old. I’m a massive techie, nerd...

September 26, 2019
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