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Iterate, don't originate...

The Toaster Project is an example of how we often fail to notice the complexity of our modern world. When you buy a toaster, you don't think about everything that has to happen before it appears in the store.

When you are dealing with a complex problem, it is usually better to build upon what already works. Any idea that is currently working has passed a lot of tests. Old ideas are a secret weapon because they have already managed to survive in a complex world.

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Don‘t start from scratch ..

Starting from scratch is usually a bad idea...

We oftenly assume that every meaningful idea always requires a blank slate . It means discarding all the previous ideas and completely Taking A Fresh Start ...

There wasn't a magical moment when the animal kingd...

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The  Toaster failure ...

The Toaster failure ...

In 2010, Thomas Thwaites decided he wanted to build a toaster from scratch. He went into a shop, purchased the cheapest toaster he could find, and went home and deconstructed it .

There were more than 400 components laid out on his floor.

It was not easy for him to find diffe...

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