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Why stoicism matters, a great run through
Why graphene hasn't taken over the world, yet.
Marques Brownlee tours Tesla factory w/ Elon
Marques Brownlee interviews Elon Musk
iPhone X vs Panasonic GH5
Sony RX100 MK VI - One of the most capable pocket cameras is getting even better.
Steve Jobs 1985 full interview on education and computer's role in civilization.
How blockchain tech is already taking over. Specifically social video space.
DJI (drone company) background and competitive advantage
Flow states - finding happiness in hyper focus.
Prototyping a hyper efficient aquaponics system for use on mars.
Autonomous drone. Capable of predictive tracking through trees.
iFixit tech repair toolkit
Why Iceland is perfect for crypto mining.
Behind the scenes of iFixit and the first iPhone X teardown.
Samsung's Graphene Battery Technology, excited for this to permeate technology.
Andreas Antonopoulos on Bitcoin Futures & CME group.
2 Part brief series on Nikola Tesla's life and inventions.
Best entry level video I've found on trading bitcoin, candlesticks, etc.
Community built internet provider in Detroit
Kevin Rose' meditation app - Oak. I'm giving it a try.
How Bitcoin Mining Works
Vitalik Buterin describes Ethereum in 25 minutes.
Elon Musk's plan to make life multi-planetary - full presentation.
Questioning presumed truths.
On fear, perception, and their distortion.
7 Examples of Elon Musk's practical brilliance
Neil deGrasse Tyson Interviews MKBHD
Some industries blockchain technology will disrupt
What's new in MacOS High Sierra
London Real - Excellent interviews (check out their youtube channel too)
Ido Portal Documentary (Conor McGregor's movement teacher + more)
Ido Portal beginner movements
AirCrete - Ultra lightweight construction material
Tesla Powerwall - usage & how it works
How crypto currencies work - Dollars vs Bitcoin
Practical electric air crafts not far off
Electric flight and battery charge efficiency innovation
Anker's Nebula Mars all in one projector review
Learn your land - great foraging resource
Intro to wild mushrooms, massively informative
Stinging Nettle Ultra Nutritious plant which grows throughout North America
Ted talk on foraging for mushrooms as a food source
Groundbreaking battery innovation - solid rather than liquid
How to Yogapreneur
Tim Ferriss' advice on starting a business or podcast
Why teal and orange are so prevalent in photography
Best small travel trailers 2017
Awesome new Scamplike toy hauler mini trailer
Cooking with sunlight
Off leash dog training guide
The business of aquaponics and worm farming in your basement
The business of growing herbs for local community in your back yard
Real Value: Documentary on regenerative social entrepreneurship
A simpler way: Documentary on intentionally simple community, living regeneratively.
Modern Medicinal Alchemist I met at Arise Music Festival
Voice via Alexa to run a Shopify store
Charlie Munger: The Psychology of Human Misjudgment
Is Ketosis Dangerous? A good run through of how ketosis works.
How the Economic Machine Works
How Bitcoin works in 5 min.
Community organic farming. Similar to what we're doing in Buena Vista, Co.
Origins of Stoicism
The day you became a better writer
Coolest Tiny House I've ever seen
2017 Ted Interview with Elon Musk
"As you grow older keep your sense of humor, 'cause you may lose the rest of 'em." - Lady at a coffee shop
Overcast is much better than the standard podcast app imo.
Blink - Badass Electric Skateboards $300 +
Awesomely Simplified Topical Videos
Action Cinematography Gear Kit
5 Filmaker Needs
Make GoPro Footage Cinematic
GoPro Gimbal Test
Cinematography of Planet Earth 2
Watts = Amps x Volts
Portable Living Tech Company
Astro Tiger mini RV
Badass Van Build
How Machine Learning Works
Van Insulation Hacks
5 Camping Inventions
GoPro Karma vs DJI Mavic
Tim Ferriss "Titanium Tea"
Five years into the future interviews
Creating value in the digital world
1000 true fans
Derek Sivers Now
“The significant problems we have cannot be solved at the same level of thinking with which we created them.”
“Control your perceptions.
Direct your actions properly.
Willingly accept what’s outside your control.”
Breath control is similar to a manual transmission
One ~ objective human
There needs to be a word for the objective human.
Not you or I, not we. But the I of everyone.
This word would allow for communicating more objective truths.
observational vs absorbed
If you sell to people that want things but don't need them
You're a victim of the economy.
If you expect magic in every encounter you'll find it.
Confidence becomes arrogance without the practice of humility.
Minimize complexity to optimize efficiency.
Thinking Fast and slow
“The situation has provided a cue; this cue has given the expert access to information stored in memory, and the information provides the answer. Intuition is nothing more and nothing less than recognition” Herbert Simon
learn with intent in mind
Don't hide in complexity
People to read about
To change someones thinking, change how they feel.
Richard Feynman - Fun to Imagine
Personal reality is a system of assumptions.
When you get into the car in the morning and turn the key will it start?
It’s generally safe to assume yes although there is a chance it won’t.
We can normally count on the car starting regularly so we assume that it will.
By making this assumption the we can kill the mental process tasked with worrying whether the car will start.
Thus saving mental energy.
Is time a healthy construct to abide by?
How are you complicit in creating the situations you say you don't want?
It all starts to make sense about he time that it ends.
Higher level metaphors
Did the apple actually hit Newton in the head?
Was Jesus physically brought back to life?
If complex solutions aren’t working; simplify.
A word to Plutocrats - David Hanauer
Converse with loved ones on the reality of death before it seems necessary.
Find simplicity in chaos.
Things for family slides
Languages are systems of phrases
Teach the phrasal translation.
This is a nice way to communicate
Those two phrases communicate lots of feeling
But shouldn't by definition.
The fact that squirrels are afraid of humans sucks.
Now is and will forever be the best time to be alive.
In business what are the things that you know will be true even 10 years from now?
What have you changed your mind about in the last few years?
What are you most excited about?
What habits that you've developed are you proudest of?
Which habits are you trying to change?
We first electrified all of the things now we will cognify all of them
If there is someone who wants to learn there will always be someone who wants to teach
Look up a curious mind by John Henry the founder of Discovery Channel
We tend to play on separate teams in society, we need to do our best to remember we are one
Do as much as is necessary not as much as is possible
Your calling is looking for you, you must make the space to recognize it and the presence to realize it.
Never be too cool to try something new.
Life is happening for me not to me
Look up Ethiopian wolves relationship with baboons
Similar intentions diverse perspectives
Look up the blog the day you became a better writer by Scott Adams
slow is smooth, smooth is fast.
I need to leverage things the way things are rather than fight it.
Bandanas with climbing area maps printed on them
on writing well
the best things in life aren’t things