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#7 How Curious! Expense splitting, genetic testing and personality types

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Happy May and welcome to the 7th issue of 'How Curious!' ✌️ It's been a particularly busy and memorab
 

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May 2 · Issue #7 · View online
A short monthly newsletter packed with cool new discoveries and personal recommendations! #Books #Podcasts #Tech #Humour #Psychology #BestOfTheWeb

Happy May and welcome to the 7th issue of ‘How Curious!’ ✌️
It’s been a particularly busy and memorable few days. A long weekend celebrating King’s Day in Amsterdam has been followed by the final week in my current role ahead of a short summer move to London. 🎉
I’m excited to be a tourist again. London friends, let’s catch up over the next 2 months! 

Quotes I'm pondering
The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. - Henry Ford
Part of knowing who you are is knowing who you’re not. - Mike Bell
Cool Tech
Splitwise - App to split expenses with friends
Schiphol Airport App
Podcasts
Ycombinator - #69 - Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe and Sam Altman
EconTalk - Tim Harford on Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy
Book Recommendations
After being leapfrogged in my “To Read Next” column the past few weeks I’ve finally started reading George Orwell’s 1984
Written in 1948, the popular classic is a dystopian prophecy of an all-controlling government. Although I’ve just started it’s extremely promising so far.
I’m mid-way through rating and reviewing the 70ish non-fiction books I’ve read since kickstarting my reading habit and hope to have this full public list complete for the next newsletter. Stay tuned!
Know thyself - Free MBTI Personality Test
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
Powerpoint users - Icons for everything!
The Noun Project - The complete icon directory
Best of Twitter
Have you got any recommendations!? 🔥🔥
Share what you love, and the people who love the same things will find you. - Austin Kleon 
It’s super fun sharing my recommendations, but perhaps even more so hearing yours. If you have any podcast, book, gadget, tech or other random recommendations please feel free to share by replying to this email. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed them so far. 🔥📨
All previous newsletters can be viewed here. As always, feel free to forward this email to a friend. ✌️
- Peter Duffy
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