Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Imrich: Surprising new evidence on happiness and wealth

The greatest pleasure I know, is to do a good action by stealth, and to have it found out by accident.

— Charles Lamb, born in 1775

10 Timeless Papers That Challenged Our ThinkingNautilus 

Surprising new evidence on happiness and wealth (press release) McGill University

Sky is the limit 

 “Jozef, there is no town or heart so small it can consider itself safe from one of your visits”.

Well, not all of us but…how about adding beSpacific! – The Verge: ”

  • Most people just have A Place. Or two. Overwhelmingly, I heard from folks who mostly just open up one or two sources to get their news. The New York Times app was the most-named one by a pretty wide margin, which didn’t really surprise me. But I also saw a lot of The Washington Post, a lot of The Economist, some Wall Street Journal, a few fans of The Atlantic — the big national sources seem to be where most people start.
  • There are so many good curators! I heard from a bunch of folks who really like getting a broad swath of stuff, quickly, all in one place. The three most popular ones were Informed NewsGround Newsand Inkl.
  • We stan an RSS reader. Feedly got a lot of votes, but Inoreader and NetNewsWire both have some fans, and Feeeed and Unread both got a couple of shout-outs…”