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23 Post author: Wei_Dai 19 March 2010 10:21PM

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Comment author: djcb 20 March 2010 01:13:43PM *  1 point [-]

Well, I think it depends on the kind of idea.

A complex theory requires a lot of thinking, and one should do all a favor by making sure there are no obvious showstoppers.

On the other hand, when coming up with ideas for a product name, it can be very effective to do some brainstorming with other people.