A collection of 4 posts

A Worthy Resolution

I've got to say, looking toward the new year, ramping up human empathy and stepping back from our aspirations for artificial empathy-- that has to be one of my fondest new

Just out that phone down

Daniel Levitin, in a Fast Company interview, states the case for unplugging pretty strongly and plainly. These days, it’s pretty common to go out to a restaurant and see an entire family

Livable Life


Together Alone

At The New York Times today, appreciation of Sherry Turkle from an unexpected quarter, a review of a performance by the Manhattan Quartet. Beautiful writing besides. High marks for the music and for