Is your brain holding you back?

When Greg Detre (co-founder of Memrise) was telling me about Carol Dweck’s research, I couldn’t help being a little sceptical. The research seemed to be advocating an overly optimistic outlook:…

Mem of the Week

This week’s Mem of the Week was created by CyberneticianDave for  ‘they are’ in Cornish (YNS).  We were particularly impressed that the mem provides an exact sound match for the word, as…

Mem of the week

We’ve chosen this fantastic mem by Kaboodle for ‘la silla’ (chair in Spanish), to be the Mem of the week: The best mems are made up of the sort of…

Aaaaaaaaand … we’re back

Much like flying, migrating database servers involves hours and hours of boredom punctuated by moments of excitement and despair. It’s been a long couple of days getting things to work,…