better living through meditation apps

Most of us are familiar with the Headspace and Calm apps that provide guided meditation on your smartphone. At this point, they both have millions of users (and also millions in funding.) Insight Timer is an oldie but a goodie — the best meditation timer… Read more

Resources for new meditators

I meet a lot of people at Stanford (and beyond) these days who want to learn how to meditate or who are new to meditation and want to deepen their practices. I’ve put together a list of resources and tips, mostly focusing on recommendations for… Read more

Prediction: Autonomous Vehicles

Technology Venture Capitalist Marc Andreesen has spoken in interviews about how he started to track his predictions so he could see how accurate he was. This sounds fun, so here I go! Autonomous vehicles — or self-driving cars — or so hot right now. And… Read more