My Befuddling Dinner With Facebook Empress Sheryl Sandberg

My Befuddling Dinner With Facebook Empress Sheryl Sandberg

To recap: Sheryl Sandberg joined Facebook as chief operating officer in 2008, promising to make the popular but weird social network profitable. She went hard into advertising, marketing, and data-mining—and, by 2010, Facebook was going great guns. It’s been well in...
The Promise—and Heartbreak—of Cancer Genomics

The Promise—and Heartbreak—of Cancer Genomics

You were a New York artist, Iowa-bred, with a narrow and idiosyncratic range of subjects. You painted bulldogs and cheerleaders, truck stops and mammoth-hunting cavemen. For two decades you inhabited a drowning world, which you nostalgized even as it vanished beneath...