Category Archives: Misc

The Walls Have Ears

Here is a quote from a Gizmodo’s article “The House That Spied on Me“: “In December, I converted my one-bedroom apartment in San Francisco into a “smart home.” I connected as many of my appliances and belongings as I could … Continue reading

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The Rules of Happiness

Silvie Spreeuwenberg: “Most people are happy most of the time but do not think, write down or analyse all the good things that make them happy every day. Our tendency is to stress, analyse and act based on negative events. … Continue reading

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How Bitcoin Actually Works

Bitcoin price quickly passed $5,000, $11,000, and $17,000 (today) milestones. This 25 mins video explains how Bitcoin actually works.

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Software Development and Age

Quora published an interesting answer to the question “Is software development really a dead-end job after age 35-40?“: “NO, software development is most certainly not a dead end job! It is a great job. Does it get tougher to get … Continue reading

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Automation of Gödel’s Proof of God’s Existence

“Two scientists have formalized a theorem regarding the existence of God penned by renowned Austrian mathematician Kurt Gödel. Using an ordinary MacBook computer, they have shown that Gödel’s proof was correct — at least on a mathematical level.” You can … Continue reading

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Quotes from Bjarne Stroustrup

Interesting quotes from Bjarne Stroustrup, the creator of C++: I have always wished for my computer to be as easy to use as my telephone; my wish has come true because I can no longer figure out how to use my telephone … Continue reading

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Lying with Statistics

Lying with statistics has been a thing for a long time, but charts tend to spread far and wide these days. There’s a lot of them. Some don’t tell the truth. Maybe you glance at it and that’s it, but a … Continue reading

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