Johan Cruyff Quotes

Technique is not being able to juggle a ball 1000 times. Anyone can do that by practicing. Then you can work in the circus. Technique is passing the ball with one touch, with the right speed, at the right foot of your team mate. Someone who has juggled the ball in the air during a ... Read more

Planned Obsolescence

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In the late 1890’s, a manufacturing plant called Shelby Electric Company based in Shelby, Ohio, produced a 4 watt lightbulb with one main goal in mind. Sustainability. They wanted to make the perfect lightbulb. A lightbulb that would last forever. They wanted to share this with the world. It’s called the Centennial Light. It currently ... Read more

Online Advertising

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Online advertising (also called online marketing or Internet advertising or web advertising) is a form of marketing and advertising which uses the Internet to deliver promotional marketing messages to consumers. It includes email marketing, search engine marketing (SEM), social media marketing, many types of display advertising (including web banner advertising), and mobile advertising. Like other ... Read more

Ukrainian movies

Old Classic Ukrainian movies Chasing Two Hares / За двома зайцями The Lost Letter / Пропала грамота Фучжоу Modern Ukrainian movies My Thoughts Are Silent Luxembourg, Luxembourg Atlantis

Map copyright trap

In cartography, a trap street is a fictitious entry in the form of a misrepresented street on a map, often outside the area the map nominally covers, for the purpose of "trapping" potential copyright violators of the map who, if caught, would be unable to explain the inclusion of the "trap street" on their map ... Read more

Mandela Effect – False memory

The Mandela effect is an unusual phenomenon where a large group of people remember something differently than how it occurred. False memories can sometimes be shared by multiple people. One prominent example comes from a 2010 study that examined people familiar with the clock at Bologna Centrale railway station, which was damaged in the Bologna ... Read more

Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design

1. Engineering is done with numbers. Analysis without numbers is only an opinion. 2. To design a spacecraft right takes an infinite amount of effort. This is why it's a good idea to design them to operate when some things are wrong. 3. Design is an iterative process. The necessary number of iterations is one ... Read more

Microsoft Office Alternatives

LibreOffice - LibreOffice is a perfect alternative of Microsoft Office Suite. Free Windows, Mac OS, Linux It can open, edit and save as multiple file formats (including Microsoft Office .doc and .docx formats) LibreOffice includes these tools: Text Document - alternative for Microsoft Word Spreadsheet - alternative for Microsoft Excel Presentation - alternative for ... Read more

Anchoring bias

Anchoring bias occurs when people rely too much on pre-existing information or the first information they find when making decisions. For example, if you first see a T-shirt that costs $250 – then see a second one that costs $100 – you're prone to see the second shirt as cheap.