From the Archives: 2/10/2015 Edition

Privacy on the Internet is a Myth

https://medium.com/re-form/invisible-islands-bcef4cf474f9

 

Why Do Reasonable People Doubt Science?

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2015/03/science-doubters/achenbach-text

 

To All the Young Journalist’s Asking For Advice…

http://fusion.net/story/45832/to-all-the-young-journalists-asking-for-advice/

 

A Conversation with Wes Anderson

http://grantland.com/features/at-the-algonquin-hotel-a-conversation-with-wes-anderson/

 

The Invention of the Cardboard Box

http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2015/02/invention-cardboard-box/

 

How to Develop the Situational Awareness of Jason Borne 

http://www.artofmanliness.com/2015/02/05/how-to-develop-the-situational-awareness-of-jason-bourne/

 

The New (Fabricated) Digital Reality

http://edge.org/conversation/neil_gershenfeld-digital-reality

 

7 Reasons to Care About NASA’s New Satellite

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/02/seven-amazing-reasons-to-care-about-dscovr-nasas-new-satellite/385325/ 

From the Archives: 2/9/2015 Edition

How Not to Run for President

http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/how-not-to-run-for-president-20150206

 

The Vox Interview with President Obama: Domestic Policy

http://www.vox.com/a/barack-obama-interview-vox-conversation/obama-domestic-policy-transcript

Foreign Policy

http://www.vox.com/a/barack-obama-interview-vox-conversation/obama-foreign-policy-transcript

 

Booze, Sex, and Dealmaking in China

http://www.chinafile.com/reporting-opinion/postcard/bro-code

 

The Life of an Indian Fixer

http://www.granta.com/New-Writing/The-Fixer

 

How a Lone Hacker Shredded the Myth of Crowdsourcing

https://medium.com/backchannel/how-a-lone-hacker-shredded-the-myth-of-crowdsourcing-d9d0534f1731

 

Greece: Looking on the Bright Side

https://medium.com/bull-market/greece-looking-on-the-bright-side-7869a8debc24

 

How YouTube Changed the World

http://s.telegraph.co.uk/graphics/projects/youtube/index.html

 

The Impossibility of Perfect Forgeries 

http://blog.oup.com/2015/02/impossibility-perfect-forgeries/

From the Archives: 2/6/2015 Edition

Life on the Line: How Billy Waters Became the Most Successful Sports Bettor

http://espn.go.com/espn/feature/story/_/id/12280555/how-billy-walters-became-sports-most-successful-controversial-bettor

 

China’s Elite eSports Players

http://aeon.co/magazine/culture/meet-chinas-latest-elite-esports-players/

 

The Man Who Tried to Redeem the World With Logic

http://nautil.us/issue/21/information/the-man-who-tried-to-redeem-the-world-with-logic

 

The Dread Pirate Roberts’ Transcripts

http://www.wired.com/2015/02/read-transcript-silk-roads-boss-ordering-5-assassinations/

 

Piketty on Piketty: The Author of Capital in the 21st Century Reviews the Response to his Work

http://pubs.aeaweb.org/doi/pdfplus/10.1257/jep.29.1.67

 

Blood in the Shark Tank: Pre-Money, Post-Money, and Play-Money Valuations

http://aswathdamodaran.blogspot.com/2015/02/blood-in-shark-tank-pre-money-post.html

 

Irina Pavlova – Handmaiden of Power for the Brooklyn Nets

http://grantland.com/features/irina-pavlova-brooklyn-nets-mikhail-prokhorov/

 

Matt Klein at FT Responds to the Pettis’ Piece 

http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2015/02/06/2113951/michael-pettis-explains-the-euro-crisis-and-a-lot-of-other-things-too/

From the Archives: 2/5/2015 Edition

The Race to Replace Bitcoin

http://observer.com/2015/02/the-race-to-replace-bitcoin/

 

The Next Internet is TV

http://www.theawl.com/2015/02/the-next-internet-is-tv

 

A Look at Sony’s Hacking Saga

http://www.vanityfair.com/vf-hollywood/2015/02/sony-hacking-seth-rogen-evan-goldberg

 

High End Dumpster Diving

http://www.wired.com/2015/02/high-end-dumpster-diving-matt-malone/

 

Roman Slave Owners: The First Management Theorists?

http://aeon.co/magazine/society/what-roman-slave-owners-knew-about-managing-staff/

 

Greece in the Penalty Box

https://medium.com/bull-market/greece-in-the-penalty-box-3fc32b42516e

Greece’s Endgame is Finally Coming Into View

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-ecb-decision-is-bringing-forward-greece-endgame-2015-2

 

The Thoreau of the Suburbs

http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2015/02/the-thoreau-of-the-suburbs/385128/

 

Twitternomics Part Deux

https://medium.com/backchannel/the-circles-of-twitter-838f44fda4f

From the Archives: 2/4/2015 Edition

How Twitter Found It’s Money Mojo

https://medium.com/backchannel/how-twitter-found-its-money-mojo-1d170e3df985

 

A Short Story of the Best Comment Section on the Net (While It Lasted)

http://blog.longreads.com/2015/02/04/its-yours-a-short-history-of-the-horde/

 

Greece and the French Indemnity of 1871-1873

http://blog.mpettis.com/2015/02/syriza-and-the-french-indemnity-of-1871-73/

 

Testosterone is the Drug of the Future

http://fusion.net/story/42619/why-testosterone-is-the-drug-of-the-future/

 

A Q&A With Nate Silver

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/02/nate-silver-qa/385161/

 

Are You Tired of Hearing Bill Gates Talk About Mobile Payments Yet?!!?!?!

http://www.theverge.com/2015/2/4/7966043/bill-gates-future-of-banking-and-mobile-money

 

And Staple’s Wept, For There Were No More Big Box Office Supply Stores to Conquer

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-02-04/4-charts-that-explain-the-merger-of-staples-and-office-depot

From the Archives: 2/3/2015 Edition

Welcome to Nowheresville: Automation and the Loss of Navigation

http://penguinblog.co.uk/2015/01/27/think-smarter-with-nicholas-carr-welcome-to-nowheresville/

 

Battle for the Ukraine 

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/e3ace220-a252-11e4-9630-00144feab7de.html#axzz3QjJxJ5bB

 

Inside Radioshack’s Slow-Motion Collapse

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2015-02-02/inside-radioshack-s-slow-motion-collapse

 

Meet the Wikipedian Who Has Dedicated His Life to Correcting “Comprised Of”

https://medium.com/backchannel/meet-the-ultimate-wikignome-10508842caad

Here is his…I dunno…Manifesto?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Giraffedata/comprised_of

 

Microsoft Makes Clever Moves

http://www.mondaynote.com/2015/02/01/microsoft-makes-clever-moves/

 

Discovery of TCP/IP by….Ants?!

http://priceonomics.com/the-independent-discovery-of-tcpip-by-ants/

 

Greece Stimulus and Strategy

https://medium.com/bull-market/greece-surplus-stimulus-and-strategy-e7532522e192

 

The S&P Is Super Sorry About That Credit Crisis

http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-02-04/standard-poor-s-is-sorry-about-that-credit-crisis

From the Archives: 2/2/2015 Edition

Uber’s new BHAG: UberPool

http://abovethecrowd.com/2015/01/30/ubers-new-bhag-uberpool/

 

Welcome to Goodell World: Everything Stupid is Alive, and Everything Stupid Can Kill You (hopefully the last NFL post for a while!)

http://www.mrdestructo.com/2015/01/everything-stupid-is-alive-and.html

 

America’s Drone Laws are a Mess

http://kernelmag.dailydot.com/issue-sections/features-issue-sections/11515/drone-laws-legal/

 

All Politics is No Longer Local

http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2015/02/politics-is-no-longer-local-114800.html#.VM70AdXF9AZ

 

The Trip Treatment: Research Into Psychedelics

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/02/09/trip-treatment 

 

The Cultures of Code

http://www.americanscientist.org/issues/pub/2015/1/cultures-of-code/99999

 

Blogging’s Bright Future

http://stratechery.com/2015/bloggings-bright-future/

 

What’s Going on With Greece and the ECB

https://medium.com/bull-market/whats-going-on-with-the-ecb-and-greece-3821de717625

 

Did you need an Oral History of Chipoltle? HAHAHA of course you did

http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-chipotle-oral-history/