Andy Matuschak various notes' excerpts on Note-Taking and Writing... (more)

Term from Andy Matuschak and Michael Nielsen for one tool they're building. (more)

Andy Matuschak has started sharing his note-taking output. (more)

Matt Brockwell: A taxonomy of notes (more)

Andy Matuschak and Michael Nielsen: Timeful Texts. To engage with a book’s ideas over time, readers must remember its details, and that’s already a challenge. One promising solution lies in spaced repetition memory systems (SRS), which allow users to retain large quantities of knowledge reliably and efficiently. Like meditation, these systems involve a daily practice: every day, a reader maintains their memory library by reviewing a few dozen lightweight prompts. (more)

Arnold Kling: Andy Matuschak on Books and Learning. (more)

NadiaEghbal: Reimagining the PhD. I think you can be a researcher in any setting! (more)


Adrian Hon on Flat vs. Threaded Discussions. I don’t think that flat discussions, as typically implemented by forums like Discourse or Metafilter, are working well for communities where there is serious disagreement about how discussions should unfold. (more)

Amazon is known for starting meetings (since 2004) with silent reading ("Study Hall") of a 4-6pg memo, instead of using PowerPoint. (more)

a useful skill, or a crutch? ItDepends. (more)

Brian Kam on Zettelkasten?. Despite the sound of the word, I’m finding it a surprisingly good tool for tracking information and thinking. (more)

key/cliche phrase from improv

WikiStandards page listing the pages changed most recently. For this space, just use the FrontPage.

service for sharing Git-based projects - free for Open Source (more)

Talking to OpenGlobalMind folks has me pondering ways to nudge toward an Optimistic Near Future Vision. map (more)


This is the publicly-readable WikiLog Thinking Space (est 2002) of Bill Seitz (a Product Manager and CTO) (also a Wiki-Junkie).

My Calling: Reality Hacking to accelerate Evolution by increasing Freedom, Agency, and Leverage of Free Agents and smaller groups (SmallWorld) via D And D of Thinking Tools (software and Games To Play).

See Intro Page for space-related goals, status, etc.; or Wiki Node for more terse summary info.

Beware the War On The Net!