The Spirited Away Bathhouse, Toho Studios, and Other Japanese Cinema Landmarks

What I am reading: I didn’t go to Japan in search of the country’s cinematic history, but it kept coming in search of me. I was just there on vacation, traveling with the family…, The Spirited Away Bathhouse, Toho Studios, and Other Japanese Cinema Landmarks, http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2015/10/japanese_film_tour_ghibli_museum_the_lost_in_translation_pool_and_toho_studios.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Default Alive or Default Dead?

What I am reading: When I talk to a startup that’s been operating for more than 8 or 9 months, the first thing I want to know is almost always the same. Assuming their expenses…, Default Alive or Default Dead?, http://www.paulgraham.com/aord.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A peek inside IBM’s research lab points to the shortcomings of corporate R&D

What I am reading: The harvest of corporate scientific research: “Jeopardy” champ Ken Jennings, left, got creamed by IBM’s Watson supercomputer, right, in a televised 2011…, A peek inside IBM’s research lab points to the shortcomings of corporate R&D, http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-mh-a-peek-inside-ibm-s-research-20151012-column.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Learning from failure | The Economist

What I am reading: Black Box Thinking: The Surprising Truth About Success. By Matthew Syed. John Murray; 352 pages; £20. To be published in America in November by Portfolio; 336…, Learning from failure | The Economist, http://www.economist.com/news/business-books-quarterly/21672015-what-stops-people-turning-mistakes-success-learning-failure, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

From Donald Trump, Hints of a Campaign Exit Strategy

What I am reading: In unmistakable ways over the last two weeks, whether he has intended to or not, Donald J. Trump has started to articulate a way out of the presidential race: a…, From Donald Trump, Hints of a Campaign Exit Strategy, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/10/us/politics/donald-trump-presidential-race.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The New Yorker : Oct 12, 2015

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THIS…, The New Yorker : Oct 12, 2015, http://archives.newyorker.com/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Associate’s Mind: Book Review — Writing to Win

What I am reading: Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on July 12, 2012, on Keith Lee’s blog, Associate’s Mind. Reprinted with permission.
CLE in Colorado is hosting two…, Associate’s Mind: Book Review — Writing to Win, http://cbaclelegalconnection.com/2015/09/associates-mind-book-review-writing-to-win/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,