An Abbreviated History of Modern Ski Technology
A good summary -
Love this sentence.
Life’s too long not to try, but too short not to be lazy and enjoy yourself.
I had a couple who named their daughter Freedom Stream. I think everyone just wanted to honor the moment.”
A short but important article imo.
Machine learning, broad consolidation, category creation, and new distribution models each will change the SaaS ecosystem in fundamental ways.
Spent this evening learning about B2X fork. Fascinating stuff!
We’re in uncharted territory, and with a currency that is currently worth almost one-hundred billion dollars.
Interesting analysis showing the hard reality of building a sustainable online marketplace
The only article on Gen Y and millennials anyone should read.
“Stay wildly ambitious. Stop thinking you’re special. Don’t care what other people think”
A wonderful explanation of crypto assets you can forward to your curious uncle.
This is good. Also adding Vonnegut's Player Piano to the reading list.
The man begins to eat, cannot eat, weeps uncontrollably. He never said that he loved him.
Long live the vest
A group of data scientists have found a way using drones and artificial intelligence to geolocate groups of white men wearing Patagonia vests, in order to predict future investment opportunities.
Great essay from Scott Galloway. Rare blend of insight and sass
This is excruciating to read
A thoughtful and important essay in the face of growing polarization.
Political ideologies tend to blind people to the best policies. One should not seek a “conservative” answer to poverty or a “liberal” answer to immigration. One should seek the best answer. It is highly unlikely that any political party has a monopoly on truth.
I'm no finance expert but technical 'analysis' like this strikes me as complete BS
And now, without that trendline support level to act like a floor for shares, the downside potential is elevated.
Our findings suggest that drinking four cups of coffee each day can be part of a healthy diet in healthy people."
Today I learned about people/thing theory in this excellent, thoughtful essay.
It just says that sometimes, in a population-based way that doesn’t necessarily apply to any given woman or any given man, women and men will have some different interests. Which should be pretty obvious to anyone who’s spent more than a few minutes with men or women.
Never met a sweet drink that pairs well with food. Drink only water, or wine, with meals. #sciencesays
We deeply appreciate the bravery of the women who have publicly come forward and disclosed their specific issues of sexual harassment. The behavior they experienced is not ok, has never been ok, and will simply not be tolerated by us in any way.
what. the. actual. f#ck.
“I thought if he’s, if he has the, the guts and the audacity to smoke marijuana in front of the five-year-old girl and risk her lungs and risk her life by giving her secondhand smoke and the front-seat passenger doing the same thing then what, what care does he give about me?” he said.
Beijing has more than 650,000 shared bicycles. They've all appeared in the last nine months.
Devastating stats on combined effect of non-employment and subsidised opioids:
According to [Alan Krueger's] work, nearly half of all prime working-age male labor-force dropouts—an army now totaling roughly 7 million men—currently take pain medication on a daily basis.
Ton of practical advice for staying functionally fit with kids
Who we are every day, the specific individuals we will have matured into, will have an unparalleled power to exert a beneficial influence on somebody else’s life.
Good insight from @jasonnazar
Big and underreported announcement from Google yesterday