Inspiration

Inspiration

Daily inspiration with Winston Churchill & JLD

As the calendar turns to September, my thoughts tend towards being consumed by memories of the day I came uncomfortably close to dying Recent events have done little to ease my mind, but then I saw this video by John Lee Dumas sent to me by Andy Leonard, co-host of Data Driven and brother from […]

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Inspiration Maker

This Man Launched a New Internet Service Provider from His Garage

Here’s an inspirational story for you this Sunday about a regular guy who launched an ISP from his garage. Many people complain about their internet service, but Brandt Kuykendall did something about it. A resident of the small town of Dillon Beach, CA, he found the service to his town was too slow and expensive. […]

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Inspiration

Tony Robbins on the Importance of Self-Education

Recently, this tweet popped up in my feed and it got me thinking Five years ago a well known person in the tech community & author of books you’ve probably read, spoke to a group of women just learning to code. She told us that none of us would succeed in tech without a CS […]

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AI Inspiration

Life Lessons from AI Research

In this different-from-the-usual video from Two Minute Papers, Károly Zsolnai-Fehér examines the life lessons he has drawn from AI research. Think of it as a mashup of AI research and self-help.

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Inspiration Python

Python Guru Messes with Craigslist Scammer

We all know that engineers don’t think like normal people: it’s what makes us unique. Watch this video to see how “Engineer Man” responds to a Craigslist scammer and learn a Python trick or two. Now, I want him to show me how to deal with robocalls.

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Inspiration Space

Meet the DIY Rocket Scientists on a Mission to Send a Human to Space

Copenhagen Suborbitals is a group of volunteers with a shared mission: to send a human being into space. Their latest rocket, the Nexo II, will act as a technology testbed, testing their engines and pressure systems before they proceed with their plans for a manned flight. This is the Maker spirit taken to the extreme!

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Inspiration Interesting

A Rogue Tesla Mechanic Resurrecting Salvaged Cars

Meet Rich, a car enthusiast whose passion is to find wrecked Teslas, bring them back to life, and then share his repair adventures on his YouTube channel Rich Rebuilds.

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AI Inspiration

Siraj Raval on Overcoming Failure

In this video, the great Siraj Raval recounts the times when he wasn’t that great and how he grew from the experience. Truly inspirational.

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