What It’s Really Like to Risk It All in Silicon Valley – NYTimes.com

What I am reading: Before Nathalie Miller decided to walk away from Instacart, the grocery delivery start-up now worth more than $2 billion, she made a spreadsheet to analyze how…, What It’s Really Like to Risk It All in Silicon Valley – NYTimes.com, http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/28/upshot/what-its-really-like-to-risk-it-all-in-silicon-valley.html?nytmobile=0, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

How Wood Works: The Riches and Limits of James Wood

What I am reading: An iron law of American life decrees that the provinces of thought be limited in the collective consciousness to a single representative. Like a poor man’s…, How Wood Works: The Riches and Limits of James Wood, http://www.thenation.com/article/how-wood-works-riches-and-limits-james-wood/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Bridging a Digital Divide That Leaves Schoolchildren Behind

What I am reading: Tony and Isabella Ruiz, with their younger brother, Leo, used a nearby school’s Wi-Fi to download homework assignments onto their smartphones. Their family, in…, Bridging a Digital Divide That Leaves Schoolchildren Behind, http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/23/technology/fcc-internet-access-school.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Smart Checklists and the Future of Real Estate Law Practice | Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law | Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law / Probate and Property Magazine

What I am reading: Smart Checklists and the Future of Real Estate Law Practice Probate & Property Magazine: Volume 28 No. 01 By Brook Boyd Brook Boyd is counsel with the New York,…, Smart Checklists and the Future of Real Estate Law Practice | Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law | Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law / Probate and Property Magazine, http://www.americanbar.org/publications/probate_property_magazine_2012/2014/january_february_2014/2014_aba_rpte_pp_v28_1_article_boyd_smart_checklists_future_of_real_estate_law_practice.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Dopamine D3 Receptors Modulate the Ability of Win-Paired Cues to Increase Risky Choice in a Rat Gambling Task

What I am reading: Dopamine D3 Receptors Modulate the Ability of Win-Paired Cues to Increase Risky Choice in a Rat Gambling Task Department of Psychology, University of British…, Dopamine D3 Receptors Modulate the Ability of Win-Paired Cues to Increase Risky Choice in a Rat Gambling Task, http://www.jneurosci.org/content/36/3/785, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Landing from the Sky

What I am reading: George gave her a diamond Rolex with her birthstone on it. He wanted her customized. Credit Photograph by Kristine Larsen In 1987, when Jessica was nineteen and…, Landing from the Sky, http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2000/04/24/landing-from-the-sky-leblanc, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

How Sumner Redstone Went From Army Cryptographer to Media Mogul

What I am reading: Sumner Redstone, then executive chairman of CBS and Viacom, was honored with the 2,467th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2012. Robyn Beck/Agence…, How Sumner Redstone Went From Army Cryptographer to Media Mogul, http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/07/business/media/how-sumner-redstone-went-from-army-cryptographer-to-media-mogul.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,