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How To Develop Mastery, Make Millions, and Be Happy
Idea #1: You don’t have a preexisting passion (nor should you want one).
Benjamin P. Hardy
An Undervalued Blockchain Market in China is Good News for You
Why Investing In Chinese Blockchain Projects Could Be The Best Decision You Ever Make
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First movers or fast followers — which has the advantage? When bitcoin was first proposed in 2008 it was revolutionary. For the first time…
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Why the Dutch Gave Up Manhattan for Nutmeg
There’s an old song by They Might Be Giants (originally by Canada’s the Four Lads in 1953) that goes:
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A New Old Skywalker
Recently, I went to see the new Star Wars. I know, I wanted to see it sooner, but I have babies. Anyway, getting home from the cinema, I…
Trump Slips Again, Names His “8 Crappiest States” In Meeting With U.S. Governors
President angers many with vulgar characterizations and boorish remarks about their home states
Stop Waiting For The Real Aziz Ansari
The thing that people always want to know — it is exhausting, how much people want to know this — is whether we should ruin a cool…
A Tale of Two Dates: 15 Lessons from the Aziz Ansari Case
To read the Tweets and comments on the Babe.net story about one woman’s horrible night with actor & comedian Aziz Ansari (read it here if…
How to Die of the Flu
The flu stalking us in Australia right now should scare you, almost to death.
Dr. Carol Lynn Curchoe
Sep 23, 2017
The Divine Comedy of the Tech Sisterhood
This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, businesses, places, events and incidents are either the products of the author’s imagination…
What the Aziz Ansari allegation teaches us about consent
PERSPECTIVE | It’s more than a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’
Do algorithms reveal sexual orientation or just expose our stereotypes?
by Blaise Agüera y Arcas, Alexander Todorov and Margaret Mitchell
Blaise Aguera y Arcas
Everyone’s a copywriter. Right?
There’s a joke in the creative industry that “everyone is a designer”, making light of how infuriating it is to have someone (without a…
Sep 1, 2017
The newsfeed and facebook’s China problem
Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to downgrade publishers in facebook’s newsfeed seems like a knee-jerk reaction, a brash response to the negative…
How Ernest Hemingway Became an “Overnight Success”
Forgotten hours, systematic boundaries, and feedback.
Sex, Lists, & The New McCarthyism
In 1956, toward the end of McCarthyism, a concerned father wrote the FBI about his daughter’s professor. He was worried that she was being…
The Hannah Arendt Center
Nov 19, 2017
Miners Aren’t Your Friends
Miners and Consensus: Part 1 of 2
Why Do We Excuse the Extremes of Capitalism?
Turns out, we’re hardwired to conform—no matter how self-defeating the belief system.
How to Design an Addictive Product
I Used to Solve Problems, Now I Try to Create Them
9 Easy Ways to Simplify Your Life
We overcomplicate our lives, relationships, goals, and to-do lists.
My Most Valuable Crypto Market Insights For 2018 and Beyond
The result of spending hundreds and hundreds of hours reflecting with the disruptive experts at the forefront of the crypto space.
Wild Air: The Morning of “Inbound Ballistic Missile” in Hawaii
The morning before the nuclear attack starts like any other in Honolulu. Gentle wind rustles the leaves of the kiawe tree that grew out of…
Crypto High Flyers
What goes up must come down
Where College Is Free
By Sarah Mirk and Mary Shyne
Dec 6, 2017