Thiago Ribeiro

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What are you revealing online? Much more than you think

What can be guessed about you from your online behavior? Two computer privacy experts — economist Alessandro Acquisti and computer scientist Jennifer …

Is There Anything To Improve About You?

I'm in!<p>Like so many of us, at one time I became somewhat obsessed with the idea that I could improve myself all the way up to enlightenment. I was …

Education: Drop The Fear And Study Something You Love!

I'm in!<p>In the past few years I have read a lot of articles regarding the over-priced post-secondary education system and the disappointment of many …

Earth may have underground 'ocean' three times that on surface

After decades of searching scientists have discovered that a vast reservoir of water, enough to fill the Earth’s oceans three times over, may be trapped hundreds of miles beneath the surface, potentially transforming our understanding of how the planet was formed.<p>The water is locked up in a mineral …

Depression, the secret we share

"The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality, and it was vitality that seemed to seep away from me in that moment." In a talk equal …

The Week in Review: The Immortal Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

Inside Flipboard / April 25, 2014<p>Last Thursday, the Colombian author and journalist Gabriel García Márquez died in Mexico City at the age of 87. But …

How to spot a liar

On any given day we're lied to from 10 to 200 times, and the clues to detect those lie can be subtle and counter-intuitive. Pamela Meyer, author of …

The happy secret to better work

We believe we should work hard in order to be happy, but could we be thinking about things backwards? In this fast-moving and very funny talk, …

The Edward Snowden Chronicles: Chapter Two, Persecution vs. Prosecution

The Snowden Chronicles continue. This post is going to begin a more lengthy examination of the law governing asylum and refugees in the United …

The internet of things needs a new security model. Which one will win?

The Target data breach occurring over compromised point-of-sale terminals. The recent news that a botnet army which sent 750,000 spam emails included …

Amanda Palmer: agony aunt – your problems answered

We asked you to leave your problems for Amanda Palmer to solve – and now she’s come back with some answers. If you want more, and in audio no less, there are bonus answers on our Sydney festival podcast, which you can listen to here, or subscribe by iTunes.<p>We’ve had to edit some of your questions …

Geologists identify trigger for apocalyptic 'super eruptions'

They rank among the most catastrophic natural disasters on Earth, second only in destructive power to an asteroid impact that could ensure humanity meets the same fate as the dinosaurs.<p>Super eruptions make those from normal volcanoes look like sputters of dust. They blast enough material into the …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

20 Awesome Marriage Tips From a Recently Divorced Man

Below are 20 wise marriage tips from a man that was recently divorced. You wouldn't normally think that a divorced man would give good advice on …

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