Viewing: February 2014

Dear Dropbox, I’ll Take the Arbitration

Dropbox revised its terms of service recently and sent an email to its users notifying them of the changes. I haven't read through the entire ToS yet. But Bill Carleton's post on his Counselor @ Law blog yesterday prompted me to take a look at the arbitration clause. I'm sharing my comment to his post […] Read More

Angel Investing Basics

Are you thinking about investing in a startup company for the first time? If so, such topics as preferred stock, convertible notes, and dilution might sound like startup hocus pocus, but you'll want to know what they're all about. In this post, I provide an introduction to several concepts that you should understand before entrusting your […] Read More

What?! Typewriters Aren’t Responsible for Two-Spacing?

Some people prefer one space after the period at the end of a sentence. Some prefer two. I'm a one-spacer myself. After I read this Slate article written by Farhad Manjoo strongly supporting one-spacing a few years ago, I posted One Space, Two Spaces…Potato, Potahto? In the piece I noted that the AP Stylebook, Chicago Manual […] Read More