Posts filed under “Digital Media”

The Odds of Dying in America


Source: The Economist

 

 

Previously:
You Are Worrying About the Wrong Things (October 22nd, 2014)

You Are More Likely to Be Killed By Boring, Mundane Things than Terrorism (May 20th, 2014)

Category: Bad Math, Data Analysis, Digital Media, Mathematics

RadioShack’s Strategic Confusion

    Source: WSJ

Category: Digital Media, Legal, Retail

The tallest buildings of the last 15 years

Source: Know More

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Real Estate

How Passive Funds Changed Investing

Fantastic explanatory from the FT on the history of passive investing:   click for ginormous infographic Source: FT

Category: Digital Media, Index/ETFs, Investing

A Brief History of Financial Engineering

Killer slice of history from Bloomberg Business:   click for utterly ginormous infographic Source: Bloomberg Business

Category: Derivatives, Digital Media, ETFs, Gold & Precious Metals, Quantitative

Should You Vaccinate Your Child?

Source: Flowing Data

Category: Digital Media, Really, really bad calls, Science

Tallest Chart in the History of Manhattan Real Estate

From Miller Samuel: With the closing and recording of the record $100.47 million penthouse sale at One57, I thought it was time to dust-off the tall chart I created in 2012 when the prior record price of $88M at 15 Central Park West was set. This week I ended up writing a piece about tall…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Real Estate

North America’s Geological History

Source: Wikimedia via Know More

Category: Digital Media, Science

Rhetological Fallacies

Source: Information Is Beautiful

Category: Digital Media, Philosophy, Really, really bad calls

2014 Was the Hottest Year on Record

Click for an interactive graphic. Source: Bloomberg

Category: Digital Media, Science