Author: Matt

Matt: Exploiting Democracy

Matt: Exploiting Democracy One of my favorite talks from TED last week from by Laura Galante. The most hackable device on the planet is your own mind:   ...

Matt: Longreads and Original Journalism

Matt: Longreads and Original Journalism Amid the wreckage of fallen startups, Longreads is increasing the original reporting it funds: Longreads has raised about $250,000 from “thousands of members” since...

Matt: Songs for My Father

Matt: Songs for My Father One of the things that surprised me most about when my Dad was sick last year was that while he was in the hospital...

Matt: New Top 50 Restaurants

Matt: New Top 50 Restaurants There’s a new “World’s 50 Best Restaurants” list out! I follow the list and try to check out restaurants on it when I’m in...

Matt: On the James Altucher Show

Matt: On the James Altucher Show I joined in for the James Altucher podcast in an episode that covered a lot of ground. One clarification was the point of...

Matt: Review: From Plato to Post-modernism

Matt: Review: From Plato to Post-modernism One thing I’m going to try this year is to write a review of every book I get a chance to read. It’s...