Find your favorite place to sit, make a nice cup of tea, and enjoy these thoughtful articles.
How a small pocket of London has become a tax haven for shady Russian billionaires, among others.
The staggering rise in the number of Americans (including children) who receive disability payments from the government.
A profile of Loren Brichter, iPhone app design virtuoso.
How NBA teams are building simulation models to improve performance and evaluate players.
Entrepreneur Joseph Walla talks about how to approach good and bad fortune with equanimity.
Bonus: Best Tweet of the Week
Box CEO Aaron Levie, after the Harvard mens basketball team pulled off an upset victory in the NCAA tournament:
July 2, 2013 · 27,270 views
To understand why Silicon Valley keeps pumping out new companies and technologies, we suggest starting with a number of experiments run by Stanford psychologists in the sixties and seventies involving children and promises of marshmallows.