135 notes tagged with "permanent-notes"

Code is Harder To Read than it is to Write

There’s a reason that programmers always want to throw away old code and start over: they think the old code is a mess. They are probably…

Tagged with: #computer, #code, #permanent-notes, #programming

Published on 25th December, 2020

Complex Systems

The study of how many smaller systems(components) interacting with each other and their environment can create a bigger system without the…

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Published on 8th April, 2021

Conceptual Metaphor Theory

Conceptual Metaphor Theory: Abstract concepts are metaphorically understood. Eg. "Affection"(Abstract concept) is understood in terms of…

Tagged with: #cognition, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 26th December, 2020

Connections in People Groups

Bonding Social capital: The number of connections within a group. Bridging Social Capital: The number of connections between groups. Too…

Tagged with: #society, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 20th December, 2020

Couple's Dialog

Use this format to frame your conficts... "I feel __ when you ___ [Because ____] . I'd appreciate it if you did ____ instead." Eg. "I felt…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #couple, #therapy, #dialog

Published on 20th March, 2021

Cost of Mistrust

The decreased trust in others is both the reason to and result of decreased participation in communal activities. Without trust, we have to…

Tagged with: #society, #permanent-notes

Published on 27th January, 2021

Default Mode Network On Drugs

If we can say that the ego has a location in the brain, it would be the default mode network. Its very active when you are doing nothing…

Tagged with: #psychedelics, #neurology, #permanent-notes

Published on 21st December, 2020

Defensive Pessimism

Pessimism when planning has a good effect on your plan to change. What is your goal? What would be the most positive outcome? What action…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #willpower, #therapy, #psychology, #pessimism, #planning

Published on 7th April, 2021

Documentation Framework - 4 Types

There are 4 types of documentation Tutorials(Learning Oriented) How to guides(Problem Oriented) Explanations/Discussions(Understanding…

Tagged with: #documentation, #permanent-notes, #framework

Published on 13th April, 2021

Dopamine's Function: Creating the Want

Dopamine didn't affect liking something - but it was created the 'wanting'. Dopamine increases temptation. Wanting is more fundamental than…

Tagged with: #dopamine, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 16th December, 2020

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