The foolproof way to never forgetting a name

The Muslim Times

Source: BBC

By Renuka Rayasam

In the early 1990s Mark Channon was working at a London bar, when a friend taught him a technique to remember names. At the time, Channon, who was an aspiring actor, could remember lines for a performance, but had a terrible memory for names.

One of the most powerful things is if you are able to walk into a room and use everyone’s names

With the name-memorisation technique, however, he was soon remembering customers’ names and drink orders even during busy nights. Within a few years he designed a game show for the BBC called Monkhouse Memory Masters where he would teach contestants memory strategies and they would then compete in memory games. By 1995 he had come sixth in the World Memory Championships, becoming one of the first International Grand Masters of Memory.

Today Channon teaches workers these memory strategies to…

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How To Install Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – OMG! Ubuntu!

Steam was one of the many things that broke with Ubuntu 16.04 because of numerous changes in package names and dependencies. Fortunately, here’s a guide to fix that. Now, back to my Dungeon Defenders 😀

Source: How To Install Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – OMG! Ubuntu!

 

Training

健毅 黃 was out running. He tracked 3.01 km in 18m:01s.

http://app.endomondo.com/workouts/627582680/2918479

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Since the Royal Parks HM, I’ve been having pains in my left knee and hip, so perhaps I have picked up an injury of sorts. In the meanwhile, I am reviewing my running style and trying to change it so that I’m not hitting the ground with a rigid leg, which is most likely why my knee and hip is hurting.