Digital Hygiene: How We Might've Fucked Our Attention Spans
Digital Hygiene: How We Might've Fucked Our Attention Spans
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Universe is weird, yo. Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h I recently wrote a fairly depressing book of short stories ►https://www.amazon.com/Bridge-Lucy-Dunne-Exurb1a-ebook/dp/B01F7IQEHC?ie=UTF8&ref_=cm_sw_su_dp Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Brilliant tortoise on the channel banner painted by artist Emily Goddard

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Previous book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk
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Help me to do this full-time ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk

Full cre to:  https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk for the stock footage.

Music used:  Camille Saint-Saëns: The Elephant https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk
Ideas sourced from: my own first-world angst and inability to manage my time effectively.

Relevant mystery link: https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk

During my stint away from the internet, I successfully pioneered a method of time travel utilising sticky tape, a shoe, and fifteen French stunt dwarves. Details will follow in the next video.

The Brain Zoo - Basics of Meditation

Another lesser-known member of the brain zoo is Procrastination Salmon. He rarely makes an appearance. Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Discuss passive-aggressively ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ There is absolutely no reason to associate meditation with religion these days, not if you’re atheist or agnostic. It’s totally possible to be secular and still consider it just as valuable. Which it is. There’s also no reason to associate it with claims about superpowers, enlightenment, seeing other dimensions, or suddenly being able to do triple backflips with a jam sandwich on your head. The last one would be cool though. As mentioned in the video,...

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Scrolling graphics, originally by PushyPixels: http://CookingWithUnity.com Considerably nicer in high quality. Like your mum. If, like me, you are also an admirer of the mantis shrimp, you will certainly enjoy: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/mantis_s... The music is Hymne à la Nuit - Rameau: https://youtu.be/sREkrQY07Oc And Mars - Holst: https://youtu.be/Jmk5frp6-3Q New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a HAL9000 is actually a good mate of mine. Good with chicks. Fucking terrible with spaceships.

3 Minute Attention Span Test

Support my work on Patreon: http://ow.ly/3ymWFu PayPal Donations Welcome. Click here: http://goo.gl/NSdOvK Help Support My Channel. Buy Computing Forever Merchandise, Mugs, Hats, T-Shirts: http://ow.ly/3v3TWq Sign up to our Monthly Newsletter to receive exclusive FREE Computing Forever video and blog content: http://goo.gl/YKq7ZK SUBSCRIBE TO THIS YOUTUBE CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/user/LACK78 KEEP UP ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Twitter : http://twitter.com/lack78 Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/ComputingFor... Google+ : LACK78: http://goo.gl/k4gWsg Google+: Computing Forever: http://goo.gl/Q8gZpY ALL MY TECH BLOGGING NEWS CONTENT:http://computingforever.com MORE VIDEO AWESOMENESS: http://youtube.com/daveknowsstuff

Making Stuff

New book: https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h I know this isn’t the history of baking video you were waiting for. You have my sincerest apologies. The monkey's name is Bertrand. He is a cymbal of hope. In order of appearance, the humans at the end were: Hunter S. Thompson – Writer Ada Lovelace – Mathematician Leo Tolstoy – Writer Alan Turing – Mathematician Vincent van Gogh – Artist Richard Feynman – Bongo populariser (and occasional Nobel Prize winning physicist) and Marie Curie – Physicist Full credit to: https://www.videvo.net...

Oh hello, you're alive

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Hatch 'em, match 'em, dispatch 'em

Instructions for a Happy Life

Somewhat relevant mystery link ► https://youtu.be/buqtdpuZxvk Audio version, if you're so inclined ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1/instructions-for-a-happy-life Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Did you like the music? It's one of my favourites ► Moldau, by Big Dawg Smetana: https://youtu.be/gTKsHwqaIr4

21st Century Humans

New book: https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk (Please be aware you may need to change the URL ending based on your country. Also, apologies - the Look Inside feature is being strange. I blame Belgium.) I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Full credit to https://www.videvo.net for the stock footage. Music used: Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Act II No. 15 Valse finale et Apothéose - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRGELERk1Q4 Strauss: The Blue Danube Waltz - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CTYymbbEL4 I suspect instead that we'll be remembered for hoodies, twerking, and the Higgs boson. And selfies. So that's...

How Casual Sex Should Work

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ In Britain we have plenty of casual sex. And by casual, I mean in our weekend clothes.

Wheel of Future History

It's 2017. No jet packs yet, but 3D printed beer will be here soon so just shhhhhhhhh. The poem near the end is ripped off from Rudyard Kipling's "If". It's a good one. Check it out ► https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46473/if--- Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Music used: Rhapsody in Blue - Gershwin - https://youtu.be/eFHdRkeEnpM Prelude in E Minor - Chopin - https://youtu.be/ef-4Bv5Ng0w 1812 Overture - Tchaikovsky - https://youtu.be/VbxgYlcNxE8

Continue to Next Level?

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h ------Subtitles available----- Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ I wrote the outro music, and you're welcome to download it: https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1/continue-to-next-level The main piece is Waltz in A-flat Major, Op. 64, No. 3 - Chopin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHwRmhGSyTM You think brain implants and cyborgs are cool? You just wait for sexbots with jetpacks, buddy.

How to Build a Human

And that's not to mention toes. What a feet of engineering they are. I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Special thanks to: Biology, evolution, Darwin, and the prehistoric extraterrestrial engineers. Music ► Dance Commander Franz von Suppé - Light Cavalry Overture: https://youtu.be/aF5nhMIyeqI

Regret in Heaven

A link to the thing mentioned that you may click on at your own peril: https://wiki.lesswrong.com/wiki/Roko's_basilisk I, for one, welcome our new torturous synthetic overlords. Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h As always, much love to https://www.videvo.net for the use of stock footage. Isn't the music nice? I think so. If you don't think so then we are unlikely to strike up a friendship, however superficial. In any case, here it is ► Captain Big Schlong Mendelssohn -...

The Universe in 4 Minutes

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Fantastic Exurb1a painting briefly featured towards the end by Mia Kaleidoscope ► https://twitter.com/mia_kale/status/721724904056295424 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ I hope the universe lasts longer than 4 minutes. Personally I last 2 and a half. The music is Waltz of the Flowers, Tchaikovsky: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxHkLdQy5f0

My Sleep Routine

Wrote a book ► https://www.amazon.com/Bridge-Lucy-Dunne-Exurb1a-ebook/dp/B01F7IQEHC Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Sleep is for pussies. And the majority of mammalian species.

Some Americans are ignorant and proud of it! (76) What continent is Europe in?

Some Americans are ignorant and proud of it! (76) What continent is Europe in? Simon Sinek on Millennial and Internet Addiction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lU3R0ot18bg Questions: 1. What country is the Panama Canal in? 2. Who takes over if the President and the Vice President die? 3. There are ten birds in a tree. A hunter shoots one. How many are left in the tree? 4. Who's our Vice President? 5. Which is the largest state in the US? 6. If YES spells "yes", what does EYES spell? 7. What continent is Europe in? 8. How many sides are on a hexagon? 9. Who is the President of Africa? 10. What is the population...

Fear of Flying

Subtitles available. Isn't that exciting? New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Personally I have always found turbulence the finest of laxatives. Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Filmed with my shoe.

Now You Happy Always Maybe

Everything probably isn't going to be fine, but it might be okay. That's not so bad is it? Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/

A Tour of Academia

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h ------Subtitles available----- Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ "Mathematics is one of the cheaper faculties. All they need are pencils, paper, and a wastepaper basket. Still, that's nothing on Philosophy. They just need pencils and paper." The music is the Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 - All credit to the wonderful Kevin MacLeod, and Bach: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4wKXaIkz_A Relevant mystery link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKzpu43VU4o

First Contact

Wrote a book ► https://www.amazon.com/Bridge-Lucy-Dunne-Exurb1a-ebook/dp/B01F7IQEHC Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Is your mum an alien? Because she's out of this world, if you know what I mean.

Why is the Milk Gone?

New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h ------Subtitles available. Isn't that jolly exciting?----- Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ The music is Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNi-_0kqpdE Who knew nihilistic determinism could be so much fun? Not me.

How Tall Will You Be When You Grow Up?

Can we guess "How Tall Will You Be When You Grow Up?" Let's find out! Thank you so much for watching... Don't forget to subscribe! - www.youtube.com/AlphaTests If you enjoy this video, be sure to leave a like and comment below. Also, tell us what you want to see next! For exclusive personality quizzes, follow me here - www.youtube.com/EliteTests WATCH MORE VIDEOS: Who Will You Marry? - https://youtu.be/pR9ueMbFTOA What Is Your MAGIC Power? - https://youtu.be/CRE1Sp00FDo What ANIMAL Are You? - https://youtu.be/EzXKa1xMVss What EMOJI Are You? - https://youtu.be/GGYspH3JH7c What is The Best WEAPON For You? - https://youtu.be/aaLsMUdh1U4 Send us your feedback and suggestions at, Alphafanrequest@gmail.com Video Category: Comedy, Humor, Jokes ================Credits================ -Music provided by-

The Story of Western Philosophy

Relevant mystery link: https://youtu.be/myc7eHGg5y4 If you notice any factual errors in this week’s video, please just bear in mind that life is ultimately meaningless in the first place. Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a New book ► https://tinyurl.com/hf928gk Discuss passive-aggressively ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ I also make horrendous music ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Previous book ► http://tinyurl.com/gluoz2k Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ Help me to do this full-time, if you're so inclined ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Music: Waltz from Swan Lake by Mega Dong Tchaikovsky - https://youtu.be/CShopT9QUzw

Are We Living In A Simulation?

Wrote a book ► https://www.amazon.com/Bridge-Lucy-Dunne-Exurb1a-ebook/dp/B01F7IQEHC Like shit music? I make that too ► https://soundcloud.com/exurbia-1 Help me to do this full-time ► https://www.patreon.com/exurb1r?ty=h Discuss ► https://www.reddit.com/r/Exurb1a/ Twitter ► https://twitter.com/Exurb1a Facebook ► https://www.facebook.com/exurb1a/ I took the red pill and it was just vitamins.