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Another Reason to Put The Phone Down

The goal of everything we do is to change people’s actual behavior at scale. When people use our app, we can capture their behaviors, identify good and bad behaviors, and develop ways to reward the good and punish the bad.

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The Role of Luck in Life Success Is Far Greater Than We Realized


The results of this elucidating simulation, which dovetail with a growing number of studies based on real-world data, strongly suggest that luck and opportunity play an underappreciated role in determining the final level of individual success.

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Put The Phone Down...

And keep your hands where I can see them.

Use of computer games was found to be negatively related to all personality and mental health variables: self-esteem, extraversion, narcissism, life satisfaction, social support and resilience.

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Tiny House Update from Hong Kong

James Law Cybertecture

Check out the renderings and read the article here.

Estimated cost will be $15,000 for the opportunity to buy and live in a 100 sf cement tube.

Twitter blocked my account because I told Ann Coulter to die in a fire

In response to this tweet:

Announcing the opening of Shithole Air — Free, 1-way travel, back to the country of your choice!

— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) …

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Saturday Night Was One Of The Worst Nights Of My Life--SubwayCreatures Got Hacked

I woke up Saturday morning like most people–in a great mood. It was the weekend, college football was on, and the night before I had setup a time and location to meet Tarron and Jordan in the subway to stream one of their performances live. 875 more words


The Fragile Generation - Reason.com

Must read.  HT naked capitalism.

Source: The Fragile Generation – Reason.com

We’ve had the best of intentions, of course. But efforts to protect our children may be backfiring.

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