Andrew Paula Tomkins

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The Science Behind Smarter Decision Making: 7 Mental Models To Know

Every one of us make dozens, if not hundreds of small to big decisions on a daily basis.<p>Some don’t impact our lives at all, while some can change the outcome of our entire lives.<p>Whether it’s trying to figure out which job you should take, deciding to quit your job to start a business, move to a new …

Why Every Entrepreneur Must Follow the 10X Rule

Entrepreneurs and startup leaders must adhere to this 10X mindset, and here are ways to put it into action.<p>As co-founder of a startup, I am constantly juggling my priorities to focus on the initiatives that will help our company grow as fast as possible.<p>As we scale, I think about things with a 10X …

Five ways your brain is fooling you, courtesy of neuroscientist Dean Burnett

You’ve probably found yourself in situations where you felt like either your memory or your perception was somehow distorted. Maybe you’d confess to …

Have You Seen Gravit, a Free Alternative to Adobe Illustrator?

Marketers have long known that images are the ultimate online marketing power-up. They attract attention, hold that attention, and increase …

Small Business

He Was a Hacker for the NSA and He Was Willing to Talk. I Was Willing to Listen.

he message arrived at night and consisted of three words: “Good evening sir!”<p>The sender was a hacker who had written a series of provocative memos at …

Surveillance

How to Make Anything Taste Like Doritos

The addictively umami-packed flavor of Doritos can be replicated at home by grinding up a mix of Parmesan cheese, chile powder, smoked paprika, …

A Real-Life Jedi Mind Trick That Will Reprogram Your Co-Workers' Brains

Using applied neuroscience, you can immediately and easily alter other people's perception of past events.<p>Last week, I explained a simple neuroscience technique to reprogram your own brain in less than 60 seconds. Today, I'll explain a technique, based on the same principle, that allows you to …

How to Be Totally Anonymous Online (Part 1)

We hate to make you paranoid, but there’s a strong chance that everything you read, share, like, comment on, buy or bookmark online is being tracked. …

10 secret places in Paris you would never discover on your own

SECRET TOUR GUIDE and filmmaker Mathieu Stern reveals the top 10 secret places to discover in Paris.<p>1 – Jardin alpin (Map)<br>Nestled in the heart of the …

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

Singularity

The Island No One Wants You to Know About

There is something enticing about the idea of an island getaway. Though there are thousands of island destinations to choose from all over the world, there is one island that expert travelers do not want to share with you. Why? Because it is way too amazing to share! Sound intriguing? Well, lucky …

Travel

Science Explains How Writing Down Tiny Achievements Every Day Changes Our Brains

Most of us have a tendency to go through life noticing our mistakes. They often stand out to us like sore thumbs and they can be a cause for regret …

Harvard Business School

How to Start a $100k Blog with $0 in Startup Capital: 7 Entrepreneurs Reveal Their Secrets

Every founder knows (or should know) that having a quality blog is integral to a startup’s success. Not only is it an effective way to build your …

Moxie Marlinspike Makes Encryption for Everyone

The Signal developer on why the FBI and governments can’t be trusted<p>While Moxie Marlinspike doesn’t have the mainstream notoriety of Edward Snowden, the dreadlocked, free-spirited coder and cryptographer is one of the most important individuals working within today’s global tech community (and …

Privacy

New Ways To Get More Turmeric (That Aren't Curry)

I'm always looking for new ways to get more of the mighty turmeric into my family's diet.<p>Touted for its anti-inflammatory and cancer-fighting …

Food

Leonardo Vignoli’s Cacio e Pepe

<i>Cacio e pepe di Leonardo Vignoli</i><p>Cacio is the local Roman dialect word for Pecorino Romano, a sheep’s-milk cheese made in the region since ancient …

A very clever human has uncovered the Big Mac special sauce recipe.

There are few things we will never know.<p>The eleven secret herbs and spices, for example. What actually goes into a bottle of Coca-Cola. What infinity …

26 Spicy Recipes to Make You Cry in a Good Way

Is it hot in here, or is it just these 26 spicy recipes?<p>Pour yourself a big glass of milk. These spicy recipes are ready to party.

Cooking

Retropie Arcade Game Machine

Introduction: Retropie Arcade Game Machine<p>About: Raspberry pi user :-)? More About dmfx22 »<p>So I decided on making a retro arcade machine for my first …

Raspberry Pi

Guy Kawasaki: The Top 10 Mistakes Of Entrepreneurs

Few people have seen more of the dumb mistakes entrepreneurs make than Guy Kawasaki, the former Apple evangelist and venture capitalist who has since written 13 books on entrepreneurship, startups, and running businesses.<p>Today at a two-day conference held in Silicon Valley by the startup community …

Entrepreneurship

Choosing the Best Blog Topic: 11 Simple Tactics

Being faithful to a blogging schedule is a tough job. And it gets worse if you hit writer’s block.<p>At a certain point, the only question on your mind …

How Jacob Laukaitis wrote a viral Medium article, landed a Forbes interview, and more

Vinay’s Note: <i>Who doesn’t want their content to go viral? After all increased awareness and engagement are outcomes that businesses aim for with their</i> …

Marketing

nos designs tessella desk + LVLV bookshelf to fit every need

<b>nos designs tessella desk + LVLV bookshelf to fit every need</b><br>all images courtesy of nos<p>mexican-based design consultancy nos creates and develops …

Furniture

Spring Clean Your Spice Cabinet by Making Blends

Come spring cleaning, ambitious home cooks like me have a lot to answer for. Namely, we're haunted by single-use spices—those jars we bought with …

Daag curry base: the most useful curry recipe you'll ever read

Simple curry base daag is one of Britain’s most-searched-for recipes according to Google - make a big batch to freeze and use later for a huge array of dishes<p>Just reading an <b>Indian cookery book</b> makes me want to go and have a lie-down. The yard-long list of ingredients, most of which need a special …

How to Make & Use One of the Most Popular Indian Spice Mixes

<i>With expert help from Nik Sharma of A Brown Table, cooking Indian food at home is going to be less intimidating than you think.</i><p><i>Today: You've stocked your pantry with the essential ingredients, and now it's time to grind those spices into garam masala, a flavorful mix that's the fragrant foundation</i> …

Source Announcement

November 17, 2015<p>✨ Announcement ✨ 100% of Plotly's JavaScript charting library is now free and open-source.https://t.co/5bneDRdV98 …

How to Create an Untraceable Messaging Device With an Old Phone

Secret, anonymous messages aren’t just for the dastardly. Luckily, a little privacy isn’t difficult to get. With some effort and a spare phone, …