Category: Newsletter

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 14 August 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ Air cooler made from old plastic bottles — no electricity needed (Video)

Do it soon: ☐ You can win arguments consistently by following these proven rules (Infographic)

Do it sometime: ☐ Politics, religion and money: how to approach these 3 taboo conversational topics (Article – How to)
☐ Men and women think differently because their brains are built differently (Article)
☐ ‘Anumeric’ people: where a language has no words for numbers (Article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 7 August 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ HALT! – don’t make decisions when you are Hungry, Angry, Lonely or Tired (Video – How to)

Do it soon: ☐ The stories behind The New Yorker’s iconic covers (Video)
☐ Weight loss from dieting may be nothing more than a placebo effect (Long article)
☐ Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child — all children have the potential for greatness (Article)
☐ The quitting economy: what happens when employees are treated as short-term assets (Long article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 24 July 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ Here’s how you can build trust in your professional services (How-to Video)
☐ Reality might be hallucinations created by your brain (Video)

Do it soon: ☐ Where do ideas come from? (Video)
☐ The Periodic Table of the elements as an interactive infographic (Infographic)

Do it sometime: ☐ Time is flexible (Article)
☐ Writing by hand: the rumours of its demise are greatly exaggerated (Infographic)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 17 July 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ 4 steps you can take to mitigate climate change to the max (Infographic/ Video)
☐ Seeing AI: Microsoft’s smartphone app for enhancing the world for the visually impaired (Video/ Website)

Do it soon: ☐ Unsplash: a single stop for guaranteed free-to-use, high quality images (Utility)
☐ Globalisation: gospel that is losing faith and followers all over the world (Long article)

Do it sometime: ☐ Prism: A tool for collaborative interpretation of texts (Utility)
☐ Eminence is a poor guide to quality of scientific papers (Article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 10 July 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ 3 steps that will help you remember new people you meet (Video – How-to)
☐ The third thumb: prosthetic that enhances the prehensile capability of the hand (Video)

Do it sometime: ☐ In the knowledge economy, we need a Netflix of education (Long article)
☐ Modeling computers after the brain could revolutionize robotics and big data (Long article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 3 July 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ Your smartphone causes “brain drain”(Video infographic)
☐ Here’s how your stories can be made interesting to other people (Video)

Do it soon: ☐ Publishers of scientific journals generate obscene profits from the unpaid labour of researchers (Long article)

Do it sometime: ☐ The paradox of the elephant brain (Long article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 26 June 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ Resistance is futile — just give in to Google (Article)
☐ Why we need to imagine different futures (Video)
☐ Like fossil fuels lead to global warming, big data leads to “social cooling” (Infographic)

Do it soon: ☐ Why buy things you only use once? Enter the Subscription Economy (Video with transcript)

Do it sometime: ☐ CleverPDF: Powerful and free online PDF tools (Utility/ Website)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 19 June 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ 6 major indicators strongly confirm we are living in the best time in history (Infographics)
☐ How verbs and nouns got Apollo to the moon (Video)

Do it soon: ☐ Holding on to unrealised ideas blocks creativity: downsize your “idea debt” (Article/ Video)
☐ Hacker News — don’t let the title scare you. A treasure trove of good reads (Website)

Do it sometime: ☐ How open minded are you? A simple eye test will tell you (Article/ Utility)

Long article for hardcore readers: ☐ We could all do with learning how to improvise a little better (Article)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 12 June 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it now: ☐ Keeping a conversation going: 
tips and strategies (Video infographic)
☐ If I Googled you, what would I find? Managing your digital footprint (Slide show)
☐ LiquidText: The smart way to read (Utility/ App)

Do it soon: ☐ For the illiterate adult, learning to read produces enormous brain changes (Article)

Do it sometime: ☐ Internet Trends 2017 Report (Slide show)

TTT Newsletter: For the week of 5 June 2017

IN THIS ISSUE

Do it soon: ☐ Why brainstorming doesn’t work — and what will instead
☐ Are humans getting smarter or less intelligent?

Do it sometime: ☐ 13 reasons why your brain craves coffee
☐ Looking to acquire a new skill? Make sure it is future-proof

Long article for hardcore readers: ☐ What you see is what your brain gets you to see — perception is incredibly plastic

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