Iowa Gambling Task – Simulating real-life decision-making with card games

Decision-making is perhaps one of the most exciting capabilities of human cognition. At the same time, it also one of the most difficult ones to study as despite that our reasoning is often considered to be rational, the real-world decision-making is usually at least outwardly less so. To truly understand the cognitive processes behind decision-making, […]

What I read in 2018

*disclaimer, this list was originally a list of tweets, you can find it here. Wondering what to read this year? Here’s a list of the 61 books I read last year with mini-reviews. The authors are also worth following in Twitter so that’s why I added their Twitter handles as well. The Accidental Billionaires: The […]

Too Old to Learn Code

I wrote my first line of code in 2014 and a year later I founded my first software consultancy. Since that, I’ve founded two other technology companies. I’ve designed and built several digital products. I also competed in 70 hackathon/innovation challenges, winning around half of them. None of this almost happened, because I thought 23-year […]

Key to Unlocking Creativity: Sleep

What you should know about sleep to boost your creativity A couple of weeks ago Luova Aalto organized an event about the interplay of sleep and creativity, lead by the wonderful Anu-Katriina Pesonen, a professor of clinical and developmental psychology from the University of Helsinki. Here are the key takeaways of that highly informative workshop. […]