Luis Cuende

Blog

  1. Why rewilding the planet matters

    We are destroying our beautiful homeland. In the process, thousands of species might disappear. Is rewilding the solution?

    14/10/2021
  2. Rushing through life

    There’s always a next meeting. There’s always a next call. There’s always a next goal to reach. You are never good enough.

    09/10/2021
  3. The paradox of productive creativity

    How being creative is the ultimate form of productivity.

    04/10/2021
  4. The future that got stolen from us

    Once upon a time, society saw technological progress as the way to free people from 9-to-5 jobs. Where did that dream go?

    16/04/2021
  5. The Tweetdrop

    A novel mechanism for viral token distribution leveraging Twitter.

    20/01/2021
  6. We cannot get there fast enough

    Society is crumbling down, and our products aren't able to meaningfully do anything about it. Let's keep building, because we cannot get there fast enough.

    04/06/2020
  7. Timing markets

    Even with the right people and the right vision, a product can still fail in getting product-market fit and becoming widespread. Why? Market timing.

    30/05/2020
  8. The sorry state of crypto UX

    If we think mainstream users are going to use any of this, we have drunk too much kool aid. We need to take a 180-degree turn in our priorities

    24/05/2020
  9. Notion as a read later app

    How to use Notion as a drop-in replacement for apps like Pocket or Instapaper

    16/05/2020
  10. Telegram DAOs

    Let's go where existing internet communities live and supercharge them with crypto. Let's take DAOs to Telegram!

    30/04/2020
  11. Expert DAOs

    Expert DAOs allow for the bottom-up formation of clusters of experts that can cryptographically attest truth

    09/04/2020
  12. What 2020 may look like

    A view into social and economic factors for 2020

    12/03/2020
  13. Digital scarcity

    How NFTs just clicked for me

    10/03/2020
  14. Learnings in 2019

    Compiling my 2019 learnings after moments of clarity

    27/12/2019
  15. Value what you have

    To value what you have, remember its worth every day

    27/11/2019
  16. Three years of fighting for freedom

    Three years ago Aragon was born. When we started it, it was clear that this would be a decade-long effort. It is tough, but it is the change the world needs

    11/11/2019
  17. Leveraging travel

    Leveraging travel so it helps you be more creative and productive

    06/06/2019
  18. Expectations and happiness

    Happiness = reality - expectations

    03/06/2019
  19. Processing what you read

    Tools and processes to make sure you take advantage of what you read

    29/05/2019
  20. Being healthy and how it increases productivity

    Diet, exercise and their compounding effects on productivity

    10/05/2019
  21. Saving time by writing better

    Save time to you and others by being brief and concise, while still communicating your point

    12/11/2018
  22. Setting daily and weekly goals

    Reducing the noise so you can focus on what matters

    13/09/2018
  23. Saying no should be the rule, not the exception

    Regaining control of your life and time by saying no

    17/08/2018
  24. Debugging your day

    How to find bottlenecks and bugs by tracking your time

    14/08/2018
  25. A series on personal productivity

    Tips and tricks on how to increase work output while being healthy and happy

    13/08/2018
  26. The power of knowledge graphs

    Reducing the gap between language and code

    18/07/2018
  27. The uncomfortable truth of college

    Why it made sense in the Industrial Era, and why it doesn’t today

    12/03/2018
  28. Personal review of AGP proposals for the Jan 24th, 2019 vote

    With the next AGP vote around the corner, I wrote an overview of the proposals that made it to the ballot

    18/01/2018
  29. Not Earth, not Mars, no planet will be our home

    Thriving as species could be more efficient by creating a new world rather than conquering the current one

    13/08/2017
  30. Disintermediating marketplaces

    Why I am advising district0x

    17/07/2017
  31. Bitcoin Unlimited is a bug by itself

    22/03/2017
  32. Idea for a decentralized, open source platform for deep machine learning advancement

    25/01/2017
  33. Facebook serving fake news is not the problem we should look at

    06/01/2017
  34. Human relationships have been owned

    30/12/2016
  35. Solving the biggest bug in programming

    18/12/2016
  36. Investing in crypto 101

    22/08/2016
  37. The sorry state of the blockchain

    03/05/2016
  38. Distractions and dystopia

    31/07/2015
  39. Subconscious manipulation

    06/08/2014