Monthly Archives: February 2017

Weekly Reading Roundup – 02/24/17

Getting Rich vs Staying Rich – Collaborative Fund: http://www.collaborativefund.com/blog/getting-rich-vs-staying-rich/

Bill Gates: The Robot that Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes – QZ: https://qz.com/911968/bill-gates-the-robot-that-takes-your-job-should-pay-taxes/

Why Data Nerds Struggle to Gain Power at Hedge Funds – Bloomberg: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-15/point72-shows-how-firms-face-culture-clash-on-road-to-quantland

Manifestos and Monopolies – Stratechery: https://stratechery.com/2017/manifestos-and-monopolies/

The First Time… – Flowing Data: http://flowingdata.com/2017/02/23/the-first-time/

10 Venture Capital Databases for Startups – NAnalyze: http://www.nanalyze.com/2017/02/venture-capital-databases-startup-data/

Weekly Reading Roundup – 02/17/17

These Tiny Drones Pollinate Like Bees – ZDNet: http://www.zdnet.com/article/tiny-drones-pollinate-like-bees

A Dozen Lessons on Growth – 25IQ: https://25iq.com/2017/02/10/a-dozen-lessons-on-growth/

The High Tech War on Science Fraud – The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/feb/01/high-tech-war-on-science

Lessons on Aging Well From a 105-Year Old Cyclist – NY Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/08/well/move/lessons-on-aging-well-from-a-105-year-old-cyclist.html

The State of Information Visualization, 2017 – Eager Eyes: https://eagereyes.org/blog/2017/the-state-of-information-visualization-2017

Snap’s Apple Strategy – Stratechery: https://stratechery.com/2017/snaps-apple-strategy/

Weekly Reading Roundup – 02/10/17

Want a Better [Sales] Pitch? Watch This – Film Narrative / Medium: https://medium.com/firm-narrative/want-a-better-pitch-watch-this-328b95c2fd0b#.hws9up318

Inspired Media – Stratechery: https://stratechery.com/2017/inspired-media/

Math and the Best Life: An Interview with Francis Su – Quant Magazine: https://www.quantamagazine.org/20170202-math-and-the-best-life-francis-su-interview/

One Dataset Visualized 25 Different Ways – Flowing Data: http://flowingdata.com/2017/01/24/one-dataset-visualized-25-ways/

Tesla’s Battery Revolution Just Hit Critical Mass – Bloomberg: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-01-30/tesla-s-battery-revolution-just-reached-critical-mass

Wilbur Ross and the Cabinet of Billionaires – Bloomberg: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-01-26/wilbur-ross-and-the-cabinet-of-billionaires

The Secret Life of Trees: The Astonishing Science of What Trees Feel and How They Communicate – Brain Pickings: https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/09/26/the-hidden-life-of-trees-peter-wohlleben/

All of Donald Trump’s Business Ties in One Overwhelming Visualization – Wired: https://www.wired.com/2017/01/kim-albrecht-trump-data-viz/

The Radical Crusaide of Mike Pence – Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/features/the-radical-crusade-of-mike-pence-w462223

The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say – NY Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/02/science/sleep-memory-brain-forgetting.html?_r=0

MotoMods Hackaton: Moving the Modular Smartphone Concept Forward – ZDNews: http://www.zdnet.com/article/moto-mods-hackathon-moving-the-modular-smartphone-concept-forward/

Lifelong Learning is Good for Your Health, Your Wallet, and Your Social Life – Harvard Business Review: https://hbr.org/2017/02/lifelong-learning-is-good-for-your-health-your-wallet-and-your-social-life

Mark Cuban on Why You Need to Study Artificial Intelligence or You’ll Be a Dinosaur in 3 Years – Both Sides of the Table: https://bothsidesofthetable.com/mark-cuban-on-why-you-need-to-study-artificial-intelligence-or-youll-be-a-dinosaur-in-3-years-db3447bea1b4#.d4pr5qoin

Sex Doesn’t Sell Anymore, Activism Does (And the Big Brands Know It) – The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/03/activism-sells-brands-social-conscience-advertising

Weekly Reading Roundup – 02/03/17

The Merging of Humans and Machines is Happening Now – Wired: http://www.wired.co.uk/article/darpa-arati-prabhakar-humans-machines

How to Make America’s Robots Great Again – NYTimes: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/25/technology/personaltech/how-to-make-americas-robots-great-again.html?_r=0

How East and West Think in Profoundly Different Ways – BBC Future: http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170118-how-east-and-west-think-in-profoundly-different-ways

The Risks of Owning an Individual Stock – Alpha Architect: http://blog.alphaarchitect.com/2015/05/21/the-risks-of-owning-an-individual-stock/#gs.BC2B_d4

How to Produce High Quality Investment Reporting – A Wealth of Common Sense: http://awealthofcommonsense.com/2017/01/how-to-produce-high-quality-investment-research/

Why Leadership = Story Telling – Medium: https://medium.com/the-mission/why-leadership-equals-storytelling-71877abfe1f0#.ii7zcnw58

To My Jewish Irish Asian and Italian Friends – The Reformed Broker: http://thereformedbroker.com/2017/01/29/to-my-jewish-irish-asian-and-italian-friends/

What it Takes to Truly Delete Data – FiveThirtyEight: https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/what-it-takes-to-truly-delete-data/