Top 15 global brands ranking from 2000 to 2018

Nothing is set in stone

Top 15 global brands ranking from 2000 to 2018

The video below (via @freakonometrics) shows rankings of the top 15 global brands over the years. It is super [...]
Details

Attention and awareness are not the same things

Details

Yesterday, I remarked that is funny how the brain works. I am that person who judges when I go to a hotel and the [...]
Dealing with life

The mind is a funny thing

Dealing with life

When you are doing something hard or dealing with major life events, you are trying to get through it. Often it [...]
Culture starts at the top

Rarely bottom up

Culture starts at the top

I hear myself repeating this a lot lately so I’ll make my life easier to write it up in a post. If you are [...]
Take people on a journey

Amazon HQ2 failure

Take people on a journey

There has been written a lot about Amazon’s HQ2 contest and their decision to go to New York and then pulling [...]
Paper Mario Bros

Hand-drawn stop motion video of the original game

Paper Mario Bros

I came across this video (h/t The Verge) of a hand-drawn stop motion video of the first level of Super Mario Bros. [...]
Retro gaming: Doom 3

Retro gaming: Doom 3

Not as retro as usual on my Saturday posts, Doom 3 is almost 15 years old. It was released in August 2004 on [...]
A second brain

My love affair with unstructured notes and documents

A second brain

I am a simpleton with regard to productivity software. I just use notes and documents. I have tried many smart todo [...]
Add a headphone jack to your iPhone

Someone did it

Add a headphone jack to your iPhone

I am a sucker for breaking convention and not taking “impossible” as an answer. Scotty Allen of Strange [...]
The old days: solving latency problems on internet-over-satellite connections

Browsing the web with 250ms latency is impossible

The old days: solving latency problems on internet-over-satellite connections

In general, I am in favor of taking small iterative steps towards improving the product and fixing any problems. [...]