Fred Chao

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Noma Mexico Goes Beyond Delicious

"To say all food must be delicious is like saying all painting must be pretty, or stories must be happy."<p>The jackfruit came on the night bus from …

My Interview with Farnam Street’s Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish is the curator behind Farnam Street, a website aimed at mastering the best of what other people have already figured out. Shane is the …

Self-improvement

Shane Parrish: Make it a little less about luck every day

• Facebook<br>• Twitter<p>When you talk to Shane Parrish, it’s clear he has a lot on his mind. And that’s partly because … it’s his job to have a lot on his …

The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

• Their focus shifts from <i>why</i> they’re writing music to <i>what</i> their music has brought them. Consequently, they are either satisfied with their results and no longer have the drive to write more. Or, they desire to make more music but the fire (their “why”) is gone, and thus, they can’t create the same …

Success

Susan Buck-Morss: The Dialectics of Seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project (1989

Filed under Uncategorized | Tags:<p>“Walter Benjamin’s magnum opus was a book he did not live to write. In <i>The Dialectics of Seeing</i>, Susan Buck-Morss …

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