Would you hand your phone to a stranger? Perhaps. Would you let a stranger use your computer? Most people, this time, say no. Why the difference? Perception. People rightfully believe that their computer contains an enormous amount of confidential and proprietary information. In the hands of a malicious stranger, the stranger can do a lot of damage. … Continue reading Breathlyzer : Drinking&Driving || Textalyzer : Texting&Driving
Everyone talks about the perils of email. David Jackson in "If you want to get more done" quotes Shane Parrish: "2. Do not e-mail first thing in the morning or last thing at night.... 5. Do not check email constantly." Cutting our email frequency also decreases stress, according to a recent study published in the … Continue reading Feeling stressed? Close your inbox.
We've seen many leverage the wisdom of crowds. (James Surwieki wrote a great book on it. See my post) a) Seeking Alpha is a crowd sourced financial platform the leverages the wisdom of 1,000s of investors who can cover 1,000s of stocks. b) Lending Club has issued over $5 B in peer 2 peer loans since its … Continue reading 10 year old changes the way we think about charity — Make A Stand (app)