I love watching these videos, particularly during a pandemic lockdown. It’s a great way to get a sense of a place in the world in a slower pace than overly produced tourism videos, and it almost feels like you’re travelling a bit. It has a meditative quality to it, like IRL walking 🙂 It also… Continue reading Travel virtually and calm your mind with walking tour videos
Over the last years and months — accelerated by coronavirus — we’ve seen more and more countries, states, and cities actively trying to attract remote workers to come work and live in their area of the world. In the form of visas, cash, tax breaks, or simply better advertising. It’s cool to see this, and… Continue reading Governments worldwide are trying to attract remote workers
If you happen to be close to one of these places—Crete, Gran Canaria, Bali— I highly recommend staying there. Enagron Cretan Ecotourism Village (Crete, Greece) Salobre Hotel Resort & Serenity (Gran Canaria, Spain) Bagus Jati (Bali, Indonesia)
Overview of politicians and elites ignoring lockdown rules.
A collection of some photos I made of interesting houses and buildings in and around our hometown ‘s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands recently.
I’ve started collecting some impressive examples of GPT-3. For those that don’t know, GPT-3 (Generative Pre-training Transformer) is a recently released natural language processing neural network created by OpenAI. Here are some examples people have started building recently that I found really inspiring:
A list of random actionable things anyone can do to help grow their startup rewrite your signup welcome email add 3 extra customer testimonials (if you don’t have them, email some customers) write a small blog post about a feature (doesn’t have to be a new feature) email 5 customers and just ask how they… Continue reading Small wins to grow your startup
My ideal future would be living in beautiful rural places with lots of nature around, with fresh air. Good internet. No sitting in traffic. 4 hour workdays. Automate everything you can. Basic income, basic education. More time with people close to you. Smaller communities. Grow food locally. High speed trains with workspaces into the city.… Continue reading Visions of the future
Apparently MUJI has been designing houses in Japan since 2004. MUJI currently offers three models of homes: the “Ki no Ie (Wood House)”, the “Mado no Ie (Window House)”, and the “Tate no Ie (Vertical House).” In September 2019, they added the forth product the Yō no Ie (Sun House). And they’re all amazing. Unlike Muji’s previous home designs, the… Continue reading Homes by MUJI
Most people in the startup ecosystem are probably familiar with Y Combinator’s Requests for Startups: ycombinator.com/rfs/ In their words: Many of the best ideas we’ve funded were ones that surprised us, not ones we were waiting for. There are, however, some startups that we’re very interested in seeing founders apply with. Below is an updated Request… Continue reading Discover startup ideas investors would like to fund (aka Requests For Startups)