The Electric Typewriter

Great articles and essays by the world's best journalists and writers.
25th Nov

A Tetw reading list

Stories from Siclicon Valley and advice on raising kids

7th Apr

by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman

Changing the chance of success doesn’t alter the men’s behaviour much, but women are extremely responsive to the likelihood of success.

18th Mar

by Po Bronson

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There are palm trees and pool aerobics, searching singles and satiny sands. But a week at Club Med is not what you would expect.

16th Jan

by Po Bronson

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If I could use subtitles on this blog, this one would read: Why the most famous study of child-distraction is itself a huge distraction.

11th Jul

by Po Bronson

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Kids lie early, often, and for all sorts of reasons—to avoid punishment, to bond with friends, to gain a sense of control. But now there’s a singular theory for one way this habit develops: They are just copying their parents.