big ideas

Tim O’Reilly wants to rewrite our economy’s rules. 

If you haven’t heard of him, know that he’s one of the OG’s of the internet. He coined the term ‘open source’ software and popularized ‘web 2.0’. Now he’s questioning some of the fundamental (if arbitrary) conditions of our economy. […]

big ideas

Evidence of abundance.

Peter Diamondis is an optimist. He believes we’re entering a new age of abundance. This beautiful PDF report highlights the evidence behind his belief. | learn more

better doing

The psychology of human memory tells us how to learn better.

InnerDrive, a UK-based company, has an initiative called Studies that every teacher needs to know. They are “finding and summarizing the most relevant research that can provide practical tips and tools for teachers to help them improve their students’ memory, mindset and behavior.” | learn more

better doing

The first rule of leadership. 

I love that Ben Horowitz always starts off his posts with rap lyrics. This is a man I can relate to! The difference between Charles Barkley and Hakeem Olajuwon is the first rule of leadership. | learn more

on the blockchain

New coin to work on many blockchains. 

Jeff Garzik, one of the bitcoin core developers, is releasing a new coin called Metronome that’s supposed to have the ability to jump between blockchains. “For example, coins that are used for applications on the Ethereum blockchain will be able […]

on the blockchain

BitTorrent inventor announces new bitcoin competitor. 

“Cohen has just started a new company called Chia Network that will launch a cryptocurrency based on proofs of time and storage rather than bitcoin’s electricity-burning proofs of work. Essentially, Chia will harness cheap and abundant unused storage space on […]