Posts filed under “Video”

TDS & Jon Stewart’s Legacy: By the Numbers


Source: Yahoo

Category: Humor, Television, Video

NASA 5-year Timelapse of the Sun

To commemorate the fifth anniversary of the Solar Dynamics Observatory’s (SDO) launch, NASA released a five-year timelapse of the sun — and trust us: It ain’t ugly.

Category: Science, Video

Choice Words on Behavioral Finance and Dick Fuld

Barry Ritholtz’s Choice Words on Behavioral Finance and Dick Fuld
 

The Bloomberg View columnist and investment blogger talks behavioral biases to avoid and how Lehman Brothers committed suicide (LOL Is it me, or do I look weird?)
 

 

Category: Psychology, Video

Bianco: Lack of Inflation to Prevent Fed Rate Move

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Source: Bloomberg

Category: Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Inflation, Video

The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Math

Raw Story:

Broadcaster and physicist Brian Cox recently explained why the discovery of the Higgs particle was so amazing.

“We sort of do know what the fuck is going on at some level with subatomic particles,” he said on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast. “If you look to the LHC — the Large Hadron Collider — which is the place where we generate the highest energy, so it is the biggest microscope in the world in that sense, we have an extremely good understanding of the laws of physics at that level, up to and including the discovery of the Higgs particle.”

 

Brian Cox excitedly explains the unreasonable effectiveness of math

 

Category: Mathematics, Science, Video

TDS: Guardians of the Veracity

Category: Financial Press, Really, really bad calls, Television, Video

Pharmaceutical Companies’ Marketing to Doctors

Pharmaceutical companies spend billions of dollars marketing drugs to doctors. We have a few issues with that.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Marketing to Doctors

Source: HBO

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Category: Legal, Really, really bad calls, Video

DARPA’s Plan to Secure the Internet

DARPA Dan’s fight to secure the Internet

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Category: Technology, Video, War/Defense

TDS: Mr. Unclean

North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis stands by his free-market principles and suggests that employees shouldn’t be forced to wash their hands before returning to work.

 

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Category: Humor, Philosophy, Television, Video

The Real Story Behind Apple’s Famous ’1984′ Super Bowl Ad


Source: Bloomberg

For its 85th anniversary, Bloomberg Businessweek chronicles the most disruptive ideas of the past 85 years. In 1984, the world was introduced to the Apple Macintosh personal computer with an advertisement that ran during Super Bowl XVIII. The spot helped define Apple as a brand and changed the Super Bowl into a must-see media event. (Video by Brandon Lisy. Music by Andy Clausen)

Category: Technology, Television, Video