Friday, August 19, 2016

book:How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci Book Cover
book review:
How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci by Michael Gelb | PhilosophersNotes - OPTIMIZE with Brian Johnson

Interview: How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci with Michael Gelb - YouTube

Michael Gelb | Brian Johnson

7 Steps to Think like Leonardo da Vinci: 
The Guide to Everyday Genius.
  1. CURIOSITÀ (CURIOSITY) — “An insatiably curious approach to life and an unrelenting quest for continuous learning.”
  2. DIMONSTRATZIONE (INDEPENDENT THINKING) — “A commitment to test knowledge through experience, persistence, and a willingness to learn from mistakes.”
  3. SENSAZIONE (REFINE YOUR SENSES) — “The continual refinement of the senses, especially sight, as the means to clarify experience.”
  4. SFUMATO (EMBRACE UNCERTAINTY) — Literally translated as ‘Going up in Smoke’ — “A willingness to embrace ambiguity, paradox, and uncertainty.
  5. ARTE/SCIENZA (ART & SCIENCE, WHOLE-BRAIN THINKING) — “The development of the balance between science and art, logic and imagination.”
  6. CORPORALITA (MIND-BODY CARE) — “The cultivation of grace, ambidexterity, fitness, and poise.”
  7. CONNESSIONE (INTERCONNECTEDNESS) — “A recognition and appreciation for the connectedness of all things and phenomena. Systems thinking.”

PowerShell is Open Source!

This was expected this since Microsoft started moving .NET to open source.
PowerShell is a great IT tool/language/frameword, will be very useful on Linux also.

Announcing PowerShell on Linux - PowerShell is Open Source! - Scott Hanselman

Holy crap PowerShell on Linux

Microsoft is announcing PowerShell on Linux powered by .NET Core and it's all open source
and hosted at

PowerShell/docs/learning-powershell at master · PowerShell/PowerShell · GitHub

Microsoft open sources PowerShell, brings it to Linux and OS X | TechCrunch

PowerShell is Microsoft’s latest open source release, coming to Linux, OS X | Ars Technica

(Creator of PowerShell) Jeffrey Snover presents the PowerShell open source project for Windows, Linux and macOS. 

MIT license! One code base, running on Windows Nano Server and other platforms!