“We’re Hoping to Build the Tricorder” — Backchannel — Medium

What I am reading: Basically, Google X is creating a system for early detection of disease that involves ingesting specially “painted” nanoparticles that target various molecular…, “We’re Hoping to Build the Tricorder” — Backchannel — Medium, https://medium.com/backchannel/were-hoping-to-build-the-tricorder-12e1822e5e6a, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

LukeW | Designing for Large Screen Smartphones

What I am reading: by Luke Wroblewski October 26, 2014
As smartphones continue to get larger but our hands don’t, what kinds of design solutions can ensure mobile interactions…, LukeW | Designing for Large Screen Smartphones, http://www.lukew.com/ff/entry.asp?1927=, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The geography of joblessness

What I am reading: The Economist: The difficulty people have in getting to jobs makes unemployment unnecessarily high http://t.co/HwB9jtRJqE http://t.co/L16674rKTS, The geography of joblessness, http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21627628-difficulty-people-have-getting-jobs-makes-unemployment-unnecessarily, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Daring Fireball: The iPad Air 2 (And a Few Cursory Words Regarding the iPad Mini 3)

What I am reading: The relationship between the iPad and the iPhone, performance-wise, has been hard to predict. I often point out that Apple is a company of annual patterns,…, Daring Fireball: The iPad Air 2 (And a Few Cursory Words Regarding the iPad Mini 3), http://daringfireball.net/2014/10/ipad_air_2, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

PLOS Medicine: How to Make More Published Research True

What I am reading: Effective Interventions We need effective interventions to improve the credibility and efficiency of scientific investigation. Some risk factors for false…, PLOS Medicine: How to Make More Published Research True, http://www.plosmedicine.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pmed.1001747, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Cambridge University Press decision and Educational Fair Use

What I am reading: The Eleventh Circuit released its 129-page opinion in Cambridge University Press v. Patton (which most of us probably still think of as the Becker case) last…, The Cambridge University Press decision and Educational Fair Use, http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/infolaw/2014/10/20/the-cambridge-university-press-decision-and-educational-fair-use/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Why Doctors Need Stories

What I am reading: A FEW weeks ago, I received an email from the Danish psychiatrist Per Bech that had an unexpected attachment: a story about a patient. I have been writing a…, Why Doctors Need Stories, http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/18/why-doctors-need-stories/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,