2024  96

February  54

Venkatesh Rao

2024-02-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Sam Bleckley

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Sam Bleckley | The Church of Interruption

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Interrupt people, sometimes

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Someone to protect

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Donella H. Meadows and Diana Wright | Thinking in Systems: A Primer

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 2 min

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels | The Communist Manifesto

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 7 min

Ursula K. Le Guin | The Dispossessed

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 9 min

Naval Ravikant | The Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 6 min

Oliver Burkeman | Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 21 min

Robert M. Sapolsky | Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

2024-02-18 2024-02-24 138 min

William Braxton Irvine | A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 26 min

Dale Carnegie | How to Win Friends and Influence People

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 3 min

Niccolò Machiavelli | The Prince

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Andreas Malm

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Andreas Malm | How to Blow up a Pipeline

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 4 min

James Somers

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

James Somers | Speed Matters: Why Working Quickly Is More Important than It Seems

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 2 min

Game recognize game

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Secret strategies

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Clueless (Gervais principle)

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Losers (Gervais principle)

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Sociopath (Gervais principle)

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Double-blind signaling

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Single-blind signaling

2024-02-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Send email in Emacs through Gmail

2024-02-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Success excuses (almost) everything

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Power begets power

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Break some rules

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Be intentional

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Winning isn’t everything; it’s the only thing

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Motivated reasoning

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Just-world fallacy

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Forcing function

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

On networking

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 3 min

On personal branding

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

On parties

2024-02-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Flywheel effect

2024-02-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Create positive feedback loops

2024-02-10 2024-02-24 1 min

On agency

2024-02-10 2024-02-24 1 min

It’s better to ask forgiveness than permission

2024-02-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Cognigive behavioral therapy

2024-02-09 2024-02-24 1 min

On rest

2024-02-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Share guest wi-fi with a QR code

2024-02-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Verification can

2024-02-07 2024-02-24 2 min

Get out of your own way

2024-02-06 2024-02-24 2 min

Venkatesh Rao | The Gervais Principle

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 73 min

Robert Greene | The 48 Laws of Power

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 14 min

Elizabeth Sandifer | Neoreaction a Basilisk: Essays on and around the Alt-Right

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 20 min

Eiko Kadono | Kiki’s Delivery Service

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 23 min

Andrew S. Grove | High Output Management

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 120 min

Chuck Klosterman | But What If We’re Wrong?

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 20 min

Henepola Gunaratana | Mindfulness in Plain English

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 2 min

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry | The Little Prince

2024-02-05 2024-02-24 5 min

January  42

Lie, sometimes

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

Act the part

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

Fake it ’till you make it

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

Impostor syndrome

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

How to improve

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

Record yourself

2024-01-29 2024-02-24 1 min

MacLeod’s model of hierarchy

2024-01-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Niccolo Machiavelli

2024-01-26 2024-02-24 1 min

‘Mean’ power

2024-01-26 2024-02-24 1 min

‘Nice’ power

2024-01-26 2024-02-24 1 min

On presentations

2024-01-25 2024-02-24 1 min

On X

2024-01-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Kostas Kollias

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Ali Kemal Sinop

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Lisa Fawcett

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Sreenivas Gollapudi

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Dominik Schultes

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Peter Sanders

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Robert Geisberger

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Gary Klein | Seeing What Others Don’t

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Jeffrey Pfeffer

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Jeffrey Pfeffer | 7 Rules of Power

2024-01-22 2024-02-24 41 min

Richard Hamming

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Richard Hamming | You and Your Research

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Tim Bray

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Tim Bray | Mourning Google

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Ben Collins-Sussman

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Ben Collins-Sussman | Culture Change at Google

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 2 min

Ian Hickson

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Ian Hickson | Reflecting on 18 Years at Google

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Layoff letter

2024-01-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Just do it

2024-01-18 2024-02-24 1 min

On interviewing

2024-01-14 2024-02-24 3 min

On negotiating

2024-01-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Matcha latte concentrate

2024-01-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Matcha latte

2024-01-11 2024-02-24 1 min

On influence and manipulation

2024-01-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Minimum viable product

2024-01-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Addy Osmani

2024-01-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Addy Osmani | First Do It, Then Do It Right, Then Do It Better

2024-01-09 2024-02-24 4 min

Danny Berke

2024-01-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Danny Berke | Lacto-Fermented Mustard

2024-01-07 2024-02-24 4 min

2023  624

December  40

On public speaking

2023-12-29 2024-02-24 4 min

On business

2023-12-26 2024-02-24 2 min

How to become an expert

2023-12-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Vanilla extract

2023-12-24 2024-02-24 2 min

American sign language: Numbers

2023-12-21 2024-02-24 1 min

American sign language: Alphabet

2023-12-21 2024-02-24 1 min

American sign language

2023-12-21 2024-02-24 2 min

ASL University | Lesson 1

2023-12-20 2024-02-24 1 min

ASL University

2023-12-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Centre for Clinical Interventions: Perfectionism in Perspective

2023-12-19 2024-02-24 2 min

Perfectionism

2023-12-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Pottery form: Bowl

2023-12-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Pottery form

2023-12-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Vegan fish sauce

2023-12-15 2024-02-24 1 min

James Kenji López-Alt | The Best Italian-American Tomato Sauce Recipe

2023-12-15 2024-02-24 2 min ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Red sauce

2023-12-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Vegan cookbook

2023-12-15 2024-02-24 1 min

JoAnn Cianciulli

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Scot Jones

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Serafina Magnussen

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Tal Ronnen

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Tal Ronnen and Scot Jones and Serafina Magnussen and JoAnn Cianciulli | Crossroads

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Crossroads | Balsamic reduction

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 1 min

How to export an image gallery into Hugo using Emacs, Org-mode, and Ox-Hugo

2023-12-14 2024-02-24 4 min

Ceramic inspiration

2023-12-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Law of the instrument

2023-12-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Third thing

2023-12-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Kanehito Yamada

2023-12-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Kanehito Yamada | Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End

2023-12-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Write to solve problems at scale

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

One Thousand Tips Do Not Make a System

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 3 min

Tom Cargill

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Ninety-ninety rule

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Brandon Smith | Write Libraries, Not Frameworks

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 3 min

Praise in public

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Jared Ramsey

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Jared Ramsey | The Last 1%

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

The last 10%

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 2 min

Austin Henley

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Austin Henley | Stopping at 90%

2023-12-04 2024-02-24 2 min

November  27

Pottery weights

2023-11-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Personal emacs config

2023-11-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Time tracking in Emacs with org-mode

2023-11-28 2024-02-24 4 min

Work smart and hard

2023-11-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Factorio

2023-11-16 2024-02-24 1 min

Feature creep

2023-11-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Scope creep

2023-11-15 2024-02-24 1 min

Senior engineers manage scope

2023-11-15 2024-02-24 1 min

7,000 baby terrorists

2023-11-13 2024-02-24 1 min

IMAP

2023-11-09 2024-02-24 1 min

Tim Urban

2023-11-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Tim Urban | 10 Thoughts From the Fourth Trimester

2023-11-08 2024-02-24 2 min

Rachel Rowell

2023-11-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Hard truths

2023-11-07 2024-02-24 1 min

This too shall pass

2023-11-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Be predictable

2023-11-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Jeff Kaufman

2023-11-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Jeff Kaufman | How to Parent More Predictably

2023-11-06 2024-02-24 6 min

Jeff Kaufman | Predictable Parenting

2023-11-06 2024-02-24 3 min

Praise process and effort

2023-11-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Marie-Hélène Pennestri, et al | Uninterrupted Infant Sleep, Development, and Maternal Mood

2023-11-04 2024-02-24 4 min

Gunnar Zarncke | Child Development Plan - Years

2023-11-03 2024-02-24 13 min

Read what you love until you love to read

2023-11-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Do what you love until you love to do

2023-11-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Children burn out fast

2023-11-03 2024-02-24 2 min

Knowledge shields

2023-11-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Platform decay

2023-11-01 2024-02-24 1 min

October  35

Dan Luu | HN: The Good Parts

2023-10-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Milan Cvitkovic

2023-10-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Milan Cvitkovic | Things You’re Allowed to Do

2023-10-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Seek out feedback and accept with gratitude

2023-10-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Embrace discomfort

2023-10-31 2024-02-24 1 min

antirez | The Mythical 10x Programmer

2023-10-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Alexey Guzey | Every Productivity Thought I’ve Ever Had, as Concisely as Possible

2023-10-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Randall Munroe

2023-10-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Randall Munroe | Is It Worth the Time?

2023-10-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Dan Luu | 95%-Ile Isn’t That Good

2023-10-27 2024-02-24 5 min

Dan Luu

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Dan Luu | Some Reasons to Work on Productivity and Velocity

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 7 min

Patrick Collison

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Patrick Collison | Fast

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 7 min

Be fast

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 3 min

On productivity

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Place it in it’s time and place

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

To begin your study of the life of Muad’Dib

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Track org-mode TODOs across devices

2023-10-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Jacob Kaplan-Moss

2023-10-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Jacob Kaplan-Moss | Embrace the Grind

2023-10-25 2024-02-24 5 min

Keep a video journal for important moments

2023-10-25 2024-02-24 2 min

On parenting

2023-10-24 2024-02-24 34 min

More guidelines than rules

2023-10-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Knots

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Find out who you are and do it on purpose

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

AI as a collaborator/assistant

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

How to use LLMs

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

On making friends

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Silence

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Virtue of silence

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Data structures and algorithms for tech interviews

2023-10-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Speed is a virtue

2023-10-19 2024-02-24 2 min

Vitamin C and the common cold

2023-10-19 2024-02-24 1 min

RSS is great

2023-10-19 2024-02-24 1 min

September  59

Garden path

2023-09-23 2024-02-24 2 min

The strong do what they can and the weak suffer what they must

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 1 min

You must unlearn what you have learned

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Sensemaking

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 3 min

Gary A. Klein and Robert R. Hoffman | Seeing the Invisible: Perceptual-cognitive Aspects of Expertise

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Holly Baxter

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Gary Klein and Holly C. Baxter | Cognitive Transformation Theory: Contrasting Cognitive and Behavioral Learning

2023-09-22 2024-02-24 18 min

Murc’s law

2023-09-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Leaky abstraction

2023-09-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Focus as magic

2023-09-14 2024-02-24 3 min

Barbara Tipton

2023-09-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Barbara Tipton | Great Ideas for Potters: Selected from over 30 Years of Readers’ Suggestions

2023-09-13 2024-02-24 2 min

Throwing gauge

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Three pulls

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

It’s Clear As Mud

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

It’s Clear As Mud | How To Throw Production Pottery Part 1

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Kanna

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Wedging

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Spiral wedging

2023-09-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Shuhari

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | The Business Expertise Series

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Mental Strength in Judo, Mental Strength in Life

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Ability to See Expertise Is a Milestone Worth Aiming For

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Don’t Read History for Lessons

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | The Hard Thing About Learning From Experience

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 2 min

Lia DiBello

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Lia DiBello | Expertise in Business: Evolving with a Changing World

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Paul Ward and Jan Maarten Schraagen and Julie Gore and Emilie M. Roth | The Oxford Handbook of Expertise

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Shallow-dive reading

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Deep-dive reading

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Gary Klein and Jennifer Phillips and Erica Rall and Deborah Peluso | A Data-Frame Theory of Sensemaking

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 50 min

Triple path model of insight

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Data-frame model

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 3 min

Laura Militello

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Robert Hutton

2023-09-11 2024-02-24 1 min

John Green | The Anthropocene Reviewed: Essays on a Human-Centered Planet

2023-09-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Donald Hall

2023-09-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Donald Hall | The Third Thing

2023-09-10 2024-02-24 18 min

Cedric Chin | John Cutler’s Product Org Expertise

2023-09-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Being an Effective Decision Maker

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | On Lying To Yourself

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | Ray Dalio’s 5 Step Process (To Getting What You Want Out Of Life)

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | The End of the Principles Sequence

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | Understand That People Are Wired Very Differently

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | Book Summary: Principles by Ray Dalio

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | Ray Dalio’s Hyperrealism

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | Building Career Moats: A Confession

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 1 min

Cedric Chin | The Principles Sequence

2023-09-08 2023-12-23 2 min

Applied cognitive task analysis

2023-09-08 2024-02-24 12 min

Laura Militello and Robert Hutton | Applied Cognitive Task Analysis (ACTA): A Practitioner’s Toolkit for Understanding Cognitive Task Demands

2023-09-08 2024-02-24 13 min

Nate Soares

2023-09-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Nate Soares | Half-Assing It with Everything You’ve Got

2023-09-08 2024-02-24 3 min

Daniel Kahneman

2023-09-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Gary Klein

2023-09-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Wicked environment

2023-09-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Kind environment

2023-09-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Robin Hogarth

2023-09-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Robin M. Hogarth and Tomás Lejarraga and Emre Soyer | The Two Settings of Kind and Wicked Learning Environments

2023-09-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Big five personality traits

2023-09-01 2024-02-24 1 min

August  58

Semantic versioning

2023-08-29 2024-02-24 1 min

Tina Young

2023-08-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Tina Young | The Rise of the “Trauma Essay” in College Applications

2023-08-28 2024-02-24 4 min

Italian

2023-08-26 2024-02-24 1 min

My one-bag packing list

2023-08-20 2024-02-24 3 min

Minimalism

2023-08-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Wool and Prince 210gsm button-down shirt

2023-08-15 2023-12-23 1 min

Trip

2023-08-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Italy 2023

2023-08-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Barefoot lifestyle

2023-08-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Digital nomad

2023-08-14 2024-02-24 1 min

One-bag travel

2023-08-14 2024-02-24 1 min

Impressionism

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Claude Monet | Impression, Sunrise

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Albert Silvestre

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Albert Silvestre | Lake at Dawn

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Pistol squat progression

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 2 min

Joseph Mallord William Turner | Regulus

2023-08-10 2024-02-24 1 min

Gérard Fromanger

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Gérard Fromanger | The Sun Floods My Canvas

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

James Kenji López-Alt

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

James Kenji López-Alt | The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking through Science

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

James Kenji López-Alt | Easy Roasted-Garlic Focaccia Recipe

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 3 min ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Otto Piene

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Otto Piene | Black Sun

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Valdemar Schønheyder Møller

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Valdemar Schønheyder Møller | Sunset

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Albert Trachsel

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Albert Trachsel | Soleil

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Joseph Mallord William Turner | Mortlake Terrace

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Lesley Blanch

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Lesley Blanch | The Sabres of Paradise: Conquest and Vengeance in the Caucasus

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Museum Barberini

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Museum Barberini | The Sun: Source of Light in Art

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Joseph Mallord William Turner

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Jacob Geller

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Jacob Geller | Staring into the Sun

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 3 min

Ivor Lewis

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Ivor Lewis | Throwing Tall Pots: Philosophy, Theory, and Practice

2023-08-07 2024-02-24 8 min

Arlynn Nobel | Passion for Pagodas

2023-08-05 2024-02-24 13 min

Hsinchuen Lin

2023-08-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Shinobu Hashimoto

2023-08-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Arylnn Nobel

2023-08-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Collective tacit knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Relational tacit knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 3 min

Somatic tacit knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | An Extracted Tacit Mental Model of Business Expertise

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 21 min

Cedric Chin | An Easier Method for Extracting Tacit Knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 3 min

Cedric Chin | How to Use YouTube to Learn Tacit Knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 6 min

Cedric Chin | The Tricky Thing About Creating Training Programs

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 11 min

Cedric Chin | The Three Kinds of Tacit Knowledge

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 3 min

Task analysis

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Andy Matuschak | Deciding to Remember Something with a Spaced Repetition System Is (Aspirationally) a Lightweight Gesture

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 2 min

Christian Tieze

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Christian Tieze | The Collector’s Fallacy

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 6 min

Collector’s fallacy

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 2 min

Andy Matuschak | Collecting Material Feels More Useful than It Usually Is

2023-08-04 2024-02-24 2 min

Andy Matuschak | Write Notes for Yourself by Default, Disregarding Audience

2023-08-03 2024-02-24 2 min

July  37

Heuristics and biases

2023-07-31 2024-02-24 2 min

Cedric Chin | The Hierarchy of Practical Evidence

2023-07-30 2024-02-24 3 min

Cedric Chin | A Personal Epistemology of Practice

2023-07-30 2024-02-24 2 min

Naturalistic Decision Making | Robert Hoffman

2023-07-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Daniel Kahneman, Gary Klein | Conditions for Intuitive Expertise: A Failure to Disagree

2023-07-30 2024-02-24 8 min

K. Anders Ericsson, Robert Hoffman, Aaron Kozbelt, A. Mark Williams | The Cambridge Handbook of Expertise and Expert Performance

2023-07-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Keep your eye on the prize

2023-07-27 2024-02-24 1 min

XY problem

2023-07-27 2024-02-24 2 min

Anna Salamon | The Correct Response to Uncertainty Is not Half-Speed

2023-07-27 2024-02-24 4 min

Shibboleth

2023-07-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Helen Rosenau

2023-07-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Helen Rosenau, Etienne Louis Boullée | Boullée and Visionary Architecture

2023-07-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Monument to the Supreme Being

2023-07-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Cenotaph for Sir Isaac Newton

2023-07-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Cenotaph

2023-07-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Étienne-Louis Boullée

2023-07-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Visionary architecture

2023-07-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Tsutomu Nihei

2023-07-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Tsutomu Nihei, Melissa Tanaka | Blame!

2023-07-24 2024-02-24 1 min

No half measures

2023-07-21 2024-02-24 2 min

People pleaser

2023-07-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Sociotropy

2023-07-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Umberto Eco

2023-07-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Umberto Eco | Ur-Fascism

2023-07-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Learn math

2023-07-12 2024-02-24 1 min

ExRx | Squat Strength Standards (Ages 18-39, Lb)

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 1 min

ExRx | Press Strength Standards (Ages 18-39, Lb)

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

ExRx | Deadlift Strength Standards (Ages 18-39, Lb)

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

ExRx | Bench Press Strength Standards (Ages 18-39, Lb)

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

ExRx

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 1 min

ExRx | Weightlifting Performance Standards

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

r/bodyweightfitness

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 1 min

r/bodyweightfitness | Recommended Routine

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

Nicholas Elorreaga

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Nicholas Elorreaga | The Deadbug: Ultimate Guide to Mastering Core Strength

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 9 min

Strongerfastr | L-Sit Progression

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Strongerfastr | Glute Progression

2023-07-06 2024-02-24 2 min

June  78

Recognition-primed decision

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 9 min

Critical decision method

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Copying Better: How To Acquire The Tacit Knowledge of Experts

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 8 min

Naturalistic decision making

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Why Tacit Knowledge Is More Important Than Deliberate Practice

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 14 min

Rand Spiro

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Rand Spiro | Cognitive Flexibility Theory: Advanced Knowledge Acquisition in Ill-Structured Domains

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Longtermism

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | The Problems with Deliberate Practice

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Book Summary: Peak, the New Science of Expertise

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Robert Hoffman

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Robert R. Hoffman | Accelerated Expertise: Training for High Proficiency in a Complex World

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cognitive task analysis

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cognitive transformation theory

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cognitive flexibility theory

2023-06-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | Book Summary: Accelerated Expertise

2023-06-29 2024-02-24 28 min

John Maynard Keynes

2023-06-28 2024-02-24 1 min

John Maynard Keynes | Essays in Persuasion

2023-06-28 2024-02-24 3 min

He does not love his cat, but his cat’s kittens

2023-06-28 2024-02-24 1 min

The right path? No. The only path? Yes.

2023-06-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Cedric Chin | The Tacit Knowledge Series

2023-06-27 2024-02-24 2 min

Pete Marston | Beginner Training

2023-06-27 2024-02-24 32 min

Rowing

2023-06-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Pete Marston

2023-06-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Sungwon Jung, S. Pramanik | An Efficient Path Computation Model for Hierarchically Structured Topographical Road Maps

2023-06-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Robert Geisberger, Peter Sanders, Dominik Schultes, Daniel Delling | Contraction Hierarchies: Faster and Simpler Hierarchical Routing in Road Networks

2023-06-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Breadth-first search in python

2023-06-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Vertex-connectivity

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

k-vertex-connected graph

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Biconnected graph

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Machine learning

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Ceramics

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Progressive overload

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

5/3/1

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Exercise program

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 2 min

Concurrent training

2023-06-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Keith Baar

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Keith Baar | Using Molecular Biology to Maximize Concurrent Training

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 4 min

DOT in Emacs

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Customizable route planning

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 4 min

Metric (Customizable route planning)

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Topology (Road networks)

2023-06-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Torture dance

2023-06-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Topology (Math)

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Renato Werneck

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Thomas Pajor

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Andrew Goldberg

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Daniel Delling

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 1 min

Daniel Delling, Andrew V. Goldberg, Thomas Pajor, Renato F. Werneck | Customizable Route Planning

2023-06-21 2024-02-24 2 min

Enshittification

2023-06-20 2023-12-25 1 min

Rebecca Giblin, Cory Doctorow | Chokepoint Capitalism

2023-06-20 2024-02-24 1 min

The person with the big teddy bear

2023-06-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Diagonal matrix

2023-06-16 2024-02-24 1 min

Incident (Graph theory)

2023-06-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Types of practice

2023-06-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Naive practice

2023-06-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Purposeful practice

2023-06-07 2024-02-24 2 min

Deliberate practice

2023-06-07 2024-02-24 4 min

Cedric Chin | Expertise

2023-06-07 2024-02-24 6 min

Perfect is the enemy of good

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

If you can’t fly then run

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Satisficing

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Don’t make me think

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

One-click

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Crawl, walk, run

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 2 min

Will Larson

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Will Larson | ‘Drawing Your Three Maps’ Exercise

2023-06-06 2024-02-24 3 min

Measure success from your users’ point of view

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Treasure map (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Topographical map (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Locator map (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 7 min

Leveling up (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Big-picture thinking (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

Execution (Staff Engineer’s Path)

2023-06-05 2024-02-24 1 min

James G. Skakoon

2023-06-02 2024-02-24 1 min

W. J. King

2023-06-02 2024-02-24 1 min

W. J. King, James G. Skakoon | The Unwritten Laws of Engineering

2023-06-02 2024-02-24 1 min

Never believe that anti-Semites

2023-06-01 2024-02-24 1 min

May  33

Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

2023-05-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Asia-Pacific

2023-05-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Conjunction

2023-05-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Disjunction

2023-05-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Disjunctive normal form

2023-05-22 2024-02-24 1 min

r-value

2023-05-20 2024-02-24 1 min

l-value

2023-05-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Contraction hierarchies

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 17 min

Smart pointer

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 1 min

std::unique_ptr

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 1 min

C++ Standard Library

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Pure virtual function

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 1 min

std::initializer_list

2023-05-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Richard Feynman

2023-05-13 2024-02-24 1 min

The difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something

2023-05-13 2024-02-24 3 min

Feynman technique

2023-05-13 2024-02-24 1 min

std::variant

2023-05-11 2024-02-24 1 min

C++ union

2023-05-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Composite data type

2023-05-11 2024-02-24 1 min

C++ class

2023-05-11 2024-02-24 1 min

C++ struct

2023-05-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Operators in C++

2023-05-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Lambda calculus

2023-05-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Imperative mood

2023-05-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Logic programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Mathematical programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Functional programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Reactive programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Declarative programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Object-oriented programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Programming paradigm

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Imperative programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

Procedural programming

2023-05-01 2024-02-24 1 min

April  9

Bjarne Stroustrup

2023-04-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Bjarne Stroustrup | A Tour of C++

2023-04-25 2024-02-24 3 min

Michael Nielsen

2023-04-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Michael Nielsen | Augmenting Long-term Memory

2023-04-11 2024-02-24 4 min

Andy Matuschak | Evergreen Notes Should Be Atomic

2023-04-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Fernando Borretti

2023-04-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Fernando Borretti | Effective Spaced Repetition

2023-04-11 2024-02-24 7 min

Complex adaptive system

2023-04-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Collective action problem

2023-04-02 2024-02-24 1 min

March  56

Ali Kemal Sinop, Lisa Fawcett, Sreenivas Gollapudi, Kostas Kollias | Robust Routing Using Electrical Flows

2023-03-24 2024-02-24 2 min

First 100 days in a new software engineer role

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 3 min

Least frequently used

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 2 min

Least recently used

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Cache

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Cache replacement policy

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Global service load balancer

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Load balancing

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 2 min

Proxy

2023-03-22 2024-02-24 1 min

Sabrina Leandro

2023-03-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Sabrina Leandro | So You’re Staff+ … Now What?

2023-03-20 2024-02-24 3 min

Subroutine

2023-03-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Camille Fournier

2023-03-20 2024-02-24 1 min

Camille Fournier | An Incomplete List of Skills Senior Engineers Need, beyond Coding

2023-03-20 2024-02-24 2 min

Lead by example

2023-03-19 2024-02-24 1 min

The slow knife penetrates the shield

2023-03-19 2024-02-24 1 min

Tanya Reilly

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Tanya Reilly | The Staff Engineer’s Path

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 24 min

Session

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 2 min

Simplex

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Duplex

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Remote procedure call

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Bard

2023-03-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Bandwidth

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Meter

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Earth

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Speed of light

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Latency

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 2 min

Ilya Grigorik

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Ilya Grigorik | High-Performance Browser Networking

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Internet protocol suite

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 1 min

Open systems interconnection model

2023-03-17 2024-02-24 4 min

Heat death of the universe

2023-03-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Fred Rodgers Institute | When Someone a Child Loves Dies

2023-03-13 2024-02-24 3 min

Planar graph

2023-03-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Gross domestic product

2023-03-11 2024-02-24 1 min

Recession

2023-03-11 2024-02-24 1 min

John Ehrlichman

2023-03-06 2024-02-24 1 min

John Ehrlichman | You want to know what this was really all about?

2023-03-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Criminals still have rights

2023-03-06 2024-02-24 1 min

theconcealedweapon | If You Really Care about Preventing Government Tyranny

2023-03-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Jennifer Wright

2023-03-04 2024-02-24 1 min

Jennifer Wright | Lessons of a Very Sexy Pirate Costume

2023-03-04 2024-02-24 3 min

dynomight

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

dynomight | Plans You’re Not Supposed to Talk about

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Leo Babauta | Reset Ritual to Come Back to Focus

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 2 min

Dr. Manhattan

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Adrian Veidt

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Nothing ever ends

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Train a longbowman

2023-03-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Mind upload

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 1 min

qntm

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 1 min

qntm | Lena

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 10 min

Leo Babauta

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 1 min

Leo Babauta | We’re Always Training Something

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 3 min

Life is the sum of all your choices

2023-03-02 2024-02-24 1 min

February  35

Calories in, calories out

2023-02-26 2024-02-24 1 min

Gish gallop

2023-02-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Hypoxia

2023-02-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Mean sea level

2023-02-25 2024-02-24 1 min

Priming

2023-02-24 2024-02-24 1 min

Alexey Guzey

2023-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Alexey Guzey | It Is Your Responsibility to Follow Up

2023-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Draw the rest of the owl

2023-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Scout mindset

2023-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Affect and Effect

2023-02-18 2024-02-24 1 min

Fixed-point combinator

2023-02-16 2024-02-24 1 min

Y combinator

2023-02-16 2024-02-24 1 min

Thermocline

2023-02-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Trust thermocline

2023-02-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Sine qua non

2023-02-13 2024-02-24 1 min

Ad libitum

2023-02-12 2024-02-24 1 min

Maximum cut (Graph theory)

2023-02-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Minimum cut (Graph theory)

2023-02-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Asterisk in Python function arguments

2023-02-08 2024-02-24 2 min

Python keyword argument

2023-02-08 2024-02-24 1 min

Python library: queue

2023-02-08 2024-02-24 2 min

Pseudo-polynomial time

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

3sum solution in Python

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Three sum

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

2sum linear time solution in Python

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

2sum

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Logarithm

2023-02-07 2024-02-24 1 min

Conway’s law

2023-02-06 2024-02-24 1 min

Technical interview questions

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Linear combination

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Matrix multiplication

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 4 min

Permutation

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Combination

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Pseudo-polynomial time subset sum problem implementation in Python

2023-02-03 2024-02-24 1 min

Strawmanning

2023-02-01 2024-02-24 1 min

January  157

Selection bias

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Toupee fallacy

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Decision problem

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

P versus NP problem

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Knapsack problem

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 2 min

Set

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Multiset

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 2 min

Subset sum problem

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 2 min

Single-source shortest path with topological sort in Python

2023-01-31 2024-02-24 1 min

Implementation

2023-01-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Topological order by Depth-first search in Python

2023-01-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Computational complexity theory

2023-01-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Nick’s class

2023-01-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Polynomial time

2023-01-30 2024-02-24 1 min

Component (Graph theory)

2023-01-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Connectivity (Graph theory)

2023-01-28 2024-02-24 2 min

Cut (Graph theory)

2023-01-28 2024-02-24 1 min

Quadratic formula

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Chord (Geometry)

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Secant line

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Acceleration

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Velocity

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Constant of integration

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Interval

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Piecewise function

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Continuous function

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Antiderivative

2023-01-27 2024-02-24 1 min

Field (math)

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Linear map

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Additivity

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Homogeneity

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Chain rule

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Joseph Lagrange

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Gottfried Leibniz

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Product rule

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Linearity

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Constant term rule

2023-01-23 2024-02-24 1 min

Quotient rule

2023-01-23 2024-02-24