Another Classic Psychology Finding—That You Can Smile Your Way to Happiness—Just Blew Up

What I am reading: Lisa Larson-Walker I n the spring of 2013, a 63-year-old social psychologist in Wurzburg, Germany, made a bold suggestion in a private email chain. For months,…, Another Classic Psychology Finding—That You Can Smile Your Way to Happiness—Just Blew Up, http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/cover_story/2016/08/can_smiling_make_you_happier_maybe_maybe_not_we_have_no_idea.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Lapping up the trademark law

What I am reading: Written by: Ron Coleman The question: Trade Dress Trick Question: Is this laptop shape #distinctive ? #trademarks pic.twitter.com/Wj23Sz8kxt — Ed Timberlake…, Lapping up the trademark law, http://www.likelihoodofconfusion.com/lapping-up-the-trademark-law/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

An Exclusive Look at How AI and Machine Learning Work at Apple – Backchannel

What I am reading: An exclusive inside look at how artificial intelligence and machine learning work at Apple On July 30, 2014, Siri had a brain transplant. Three years earlier,…, An Exclusive Look at How AI and Machine Learning Work at Apple – Backchannel, https://backchannel.com/an-exclusive-look-at-how-ai-and-machine-learning-work-at-apple-8dbfb131932b, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Exercise Boosts Brain Health, but Is There a Downside?

What I am reading: Photo Credit Getty Images Is it possible that exercise could be almost too much of a good thing for our brains? A 2014 experiment with mice first raised that…, Exercise Boosts Brain Health, but Is There a Downside?, http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/08/24/exercise-boosts-brain-health-but-is-there-a-downside/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Joel Test: 12 Steps to Better Code – Joel on Software

What I am reading: Have you ever heard of SEMA ? It’s a fairly esoteric system for measuring how good a software team is. No, wait! Don’t follow that link! It will take you about…, The Joel Test: 12 Steps to Better Code – Joel on Software, http://joelonsoftware.com/articles/fog0000000043.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Letters of Note: A man has to BE something

What I am reading: The inimitable Hunter S. Thompson was just 20 years of age and still in the U.S. Air Force when, in April of 1958, he wrote this profoundly wise letter to his…, Letters of Note: A man has to BE something, http://www.lettersofnote.com/2016/07/your-type-is-dime-dozen.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

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