Food for Thought – Part 2

In the Food for Thought article series I will try to collect the best content that I stumble upon. The goal is to gather and share content that provides food for thought.

Podcasts

Digital Frontiers:
Interviews with people transforming the digital economy in Asia. Very relevant for me as I just moved to Singapore. The first two people interviewed in the show are Darius Cheung of 99.co and Pieter Walraven of Pie.co.

Videos

How do get kids to learn? Make it like a video game:
Nothing new here, I’m astonished by how few companies make use of this. Learning about World War II could be fun, engaging and very interesting if the story was told through a game.

Elon Musk introduces the Powerwall:
The whole US not being dependant of fossil fuels for electricity. Does that sound easy? It sure does when Elon explains his vision.

Elon Musk gets introspective:
A pretty awkward interview with Elon Musk. Only recommended if you are really interested in the character of Elon Musk.

Articles

Elon Musk: The World’s Raddest Man:
Amazing start of an huge in-depth article series on Elon Musk on WaitButWhy.

How Tesla Will Change The World:
Great long read about what energy is, fossil fuels and how TeslaMotors changes everything.

Other Stuff

Tricorder XPrize:
Looking forward to see the impact of the $10 million TricorderXPRIZE to bring healthcare to the palm of your hand!

Food for Thought – Part 1

In the Food for Thought article series I will try to collect the best content that I stumble upon. The goal is to gather and share content that provides food for thought.

Podcasts

Lazy – A manifesto:
Short and thought-provoking podcast by Tim Ferris. I will keep listening to this one.

Tony Robbins & Peter Diamandis on the Tim Ferris Show:
Tony and Peters is on the Tim Ferris show. Two really interesting characters.

Tony Robbins on the Tim Ferris Show:
Tony Robbins on money mastery and peak performance. He pitches his latest book Money: Master the Game on the show.

Arnold Schwarzenegger on the Tim Ferris Show:
Get a glimpse of how Arnold became #1 in politics, body building and action movies.

Matt Mullenweg on the Tim Ferris Show:
Founder of WordPress and Automattic.
“His” software runs 23 percent of the web. That’s just amazing.

Books & Audiobooks

Masters of Doom:
Interesting book about the two founders of Doom, Quake & Wolfenstein 3D. Follow the story on how the two Johns revolutionised an industry. There is also a lot of reminiscing while reading this one, if you are a gamer.

Other stuff

Productivity Mind Map:
A productivity mind map. I found it quite well executed.