马斯克成功的秘密、现场音乐会的历史与未来

伊隆·马斯克的思维模式——破解硅谷钢铁侠的成功密码(上)

_2015-12-12 22:31_

当涉及到我们思考的方式、决定方式和生活方式时,比起真正的科学地质学家,我们更像大洪水地质学家。

马斯克的秘密是什么?他是一个彻彻底底的科学家


The History (and Future) of Live Music

_2015-12-12 11:52_

Since the 1970s, the basic format and technology behind the rock concert have remained unchanged. Sure, sound systems have gotten louder, and light shows now incorporate 3D projections and massive holograms — with DJ Eric Prydz’s hologram at his 2014 Madison Square Garden concert the largest to date — but no matter the genre, the setup is the same. So, will the concert of the future look any different at all? At the rate technology’s changing—yes. Since the 1980s, the MIDI protocol has allowed for triggering computer sounds via MIDI controllers that resemble traditional keyboards, guitars, mixers, etc.


Why Do We Change Our Avatars After Tragedy?

_2015-12-12 11:36_

Via sight and sound, we’d been transformed: avatars for a moment. Now we were back where we belonged, Americans again, whatever that means.


Jesse Hollington's answer to How is the Apple iPhone battery extender case different than third party versions?

_2015-12-12 09:55_

Think of it this way: Using an iPhone battery case simply as a backup, to be switched on when your iPhone battery runs low, is akin to having two glasses of water, but only drinking from the first one — when that glass is empty, instead of switching to the second one, you pour the second glass back into the first. Doesn't make much sense, does it?