Derek Sivers, Author

Show and Tell #323: Derek Sivers

Derek Sivers is an author of philosophy and entrepreneurship, known for his surprising quotable insights and pithy succinct writing style. Formerly a musician, programmer, TED speaker, and circus clown, he sold his first company for $22 million and gave all the money to charity. Sivers’ books (How to Live, Hell Yeah or No, Your Music and People, Anything You Want) and newest projects are at his website: sive.rs

02:34 – Anki flashcards
06:50 – Vim text editor
11:20 – Calibre ebook management
13:58 – Vibram Furoshiki shoes
16:01 – Kensington Expert Mouse Wireless Trackball
17:44 – Burkey water filter
19:36 – Studio Bricks audio booth
23:22 – Oxford English Dictionary via your local library website
26:04 – The Great Course
28:11 – Hacker News
30:06 – Power off switch on whatever device!
34:55 – uBlock Origin ad blocker
36:46 – Social skillz
41:00 – “A little bit of programming,” learning can be done at freeCodeCamp
44:57 – A basic, unlimited computer, like Silent PC and Framework laptops
53:37 – Derek’s four books


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