The Inforium
The Inforium
Thomas Frank and Martin Boehme
Digital Minimalism: How to Disconnect (Ep. 282)
1 hour 28 minutes Posted Nov 25, 2019 at 5:00 am.
Our dependence on technology
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Having periods of solitude
Taking breaks from social media
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We talk about Cal Newport's Digital Minimalism and how we can have a healthier relationship with technology.
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Things mentioned in this episode:
Thomas’ Productivity course on Skillshare
Digital Minimalism, by Cal Newport
Deep Work, by Cal Newport
Deep Work: How to Focus and Resist Distractions (Ep. 100)
What It Takes to Open a Coffee Shop (Ep. 114)
Should You Work with Your Friends? (Ep. 281)
H3 Podcast on YouTube
Joe Rogan's podcast
How Music Works, by David Byrne
Justin Gignac's Going Freelance course on Skillshare
How to Break up with Your Phone, by Catherine Price
How to Be More Like Leonardo da Vinci (Ep. 240)
Martin's Photo Print Shop on INPRNT
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