As we like & use free media tools for our ease & convenience, we leave behind our electronic foot prints. Google develops lot of free media tools. There is a report Google now knows when its users go to the store and buy stuff, but is it surprising? The tech companies who offer free tools are not charities and they have to pay their bills too. We should know better!
This Use It Or Lose It: The Science Behind Self-Confidence article in Forbes is interesting. It explains why some us take less risks and have less self-confidence?. Author Margie Warrell suggests some strategies to improve our self-confidence.
A very interesting book entitled An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back by Elizabeth Rosenthal from Kaiser Health News. This is very interesting book and has already The New York Times best seller.
There is very interesting article The Job Interview Will Soon Be Dead. Here’s What the Top Companies Are Replacing It With on Inc about future role of job interviews and will be replaced by Job Auditions. Some large tech companies like Automattic have replaced interview with auditions already. Very interesting!
This year we are experiencing very warm weather in Twin Cities, Minnesota. For the last two weeks we have above normal (50s) temperature. This trend appears to be national as reported in a news report ‘Fast-forward spring’: America’s February warmth is extreme, and it’s just getting started in Washington post (February 15, 2017).
Very interesting news report The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say in New York Times explaining results of two recent scientific research published in journal Science. Over the years various reasons have been given why humans & animals need sleep. Results of these two studies (one, two) suggests that sllep is needed to get the things we learned each day. Very interesting read!