Posts filed under “Digital Media”

The 700 Billion Dollar Company


Source: WSJ

Category: Digital Media, Technology, Valuation

The worst anti-vaccine arguments

Source: Quartz

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

Gravity may have saved the universe

Source: Phys.org From Phys.org: New research by a team of European physicists could explain why the universe did not collapse immediately after the Big Bang. Studies of the Higgs particle – discovered at CERN in 2012 and responsible for giving mass to all particles – have suggested that the production of Higgs particles during the…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Science

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