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- Dec 2019
twitter.com twitter.comVenkatesh Rao on Twitter: "Or possibly every tool has a foxy or hedgehoggy bias and this is the key stylistic difference between @fortelabs and @Conaw 🤔 Roam as hedgehog second brain for natural foxes, Evernote as foxy second brain for natural hedgehogs You two should do a podcast conversation together" / Twitter2
My suspicion is, a good KPI for a knowledge tool is minimum threshold of time required to make a negentropic update to it, with every halving of the threshold increasing its capacity to hold positive-interest-rate knowledge repos by an order of magnitude.
some adhoc loss func
This btw is the maker time/manager time problem pg wrote about. Making needs 4 hour chunks because anything less tends to increase entropy rather than decrease it in any non-trivial knowledge work project. So anything that lowers that lower limit is a big win.
<4h intense focus increases entropy (more stuff, less structure) in your brain