This post is updated regularly to keep this list as up to date as possible. Last updated Feb 23, 2017. There is on going national debate role of technology in current middle class job loss. Since creation of a vibrant working force requires several factors & involves several factors, this current debate is who is …
The New York Times editorial board has a opinion piece to-day titled No, Robots Aren’t Killing the American Dream in response to Claire Cain Miller’s The Long-Term Jobs Killer Is Not China. It’s Automation. published in December 20016. The editorial argues with job statistics that the decline of American Dream is caused primarily by due to our lawmakers decisions not due to technological automation. Continue reading
Washington post has a very interesting article The career pivot is the ultimate test of self-reinvention by Susan Svrluga, higher education reporter about starting a new career at an older age. She has documented stories of few successful professional starting over a new career at older to reinvent a new career & passion at older age. This is very fitting article to my own case as well.
This year we are experiencing very warm weather in Twin Cities, Minnesota. For the last two weeks we have above normal (50s) temperature. This trend appears to be national as reported in a news report ‘Fast-forward spring’: America’s February warmth is extreme, and it’s just getting started in Washington post (February 15, 2017).
Recently I have been interested in short exercises, stretching & other forms of exercises that don’t involve gym membership or unnecessary equipment. In this post, I am putting together a selected lists of articles on yoga, short exercise and other physical training for easy reference.
Very interesting news report The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say in New York Times explaining results of two recent scientific research published in journal Science. Over the years various reasons have been given why humans & animals need sleep. Results of these two studies (one, two) suggests that sllep is needed to get the things we learned each day. Very interesting read!
Evan Osnos, staff writer for New Yorker, has a very interesting article Dooms Day Prep for super-Rich in Jan 30 issue. In the article reporter Osnos how wealthy tech people in Silicon Valley & other super-wealthy people in the country are preparing for any possible doomsday! Very interesting read!
To-day President Obama wrote Than You letter to the nation expressing his gratitude for their trust and opportunity to serve as their President & Commander-in-Chief. Very gratuitous parting words.
On Jan 10, President Obama bid farewell to the nation with a new slogan: Yes, we can. Yes, we did where he warned threat to our democracy. Mr Obama is busy in his wee hours of presidency doing farewell by writing, taking & giving interviews. To-day he had an article entitled The irreversible momentum of clean energy published in Journal Science to-day. Continue reading
A good reminder by Connie Guglielmo that 10 years ago today: Remembering Steve Jobs make iPhone history.In another article Andrew Cunningham Revisits every single one of Apple’s iPhones in a trip down memory lane in arsTechnica. Indeed iPhone has made history and we can’t live without it to-day (after only 10-years)! ∞