03/26/15 – Thursday Interest-ing Reads

  • Twitter ($TWTR) wants to own livestreaming video with Periscope. (engadget)
  • LOL: Should you invest with a high school hedge fund manager? (quora)
  • The Most Important Thing on the Internet Is the Screenshot (wired)
  • What happens after a big down day for stocks? (adamhgrimes)
  • Jeremy Clarkson Officially Fired From Top Gear (jalopnik)
  • The Heinz-Kraft ($KRFT) is “really interesting.” (brooklyninvestor.blogspot)
  • How expensive are tech stocks? (patrickoshag.tumblr)
  • How Online Retailers Are Creating Immersive Brand Experiences in the Real World (adage)
  • Vehicle sales are booming. (calculatedriskblog)
  • Northwestern Mutual to buy LearnVest. (bloombergview)
  • Kraft ($KRFT) employees should be concerned. (bloombergview)
  • The Billion Prices Project Thinks Inflation May Have Turned a Sharp Corner (blogs.wsj)
  • How Much Cash Is Too Much Cash for Your Portfolio? (money.usnews)
  • I’ll HashTag That! (om.co)
  • Warren Buffett’s long history with Kraft ($KRFT). (blogs.wsj)
  • Someone, somewhere is outperforming your portfolio. (pragcap)
  • How China used more cement in 3 years than the U.S. did in the entire 20th Century (washingtonpost)
  • Silicon Valley wants your customers. (ft)
  • Will publishers be able to resist the siren’s song of Facebook ($FB)? (stratechery)
  • Why are female CEOs paid less? (fivethirtyeight)
  • The big banks are absent from the Heinz-Kraft deal. (nytimes)
  • New hedge funds with pedigree were able to raise capital in 2014. (cnbc)
  • Why does everyone keep second guessing Facebook ($FB)? (nytimes)
  • Technology is set to make all manner of financial intermediaries obsolete. (institutionalinvestor)
  • Vanguard has no need for outside funds in their Personal Advisor Services platform. (investmentnews)
  • Do individual investors really need access to hedge funds? (ftalphaville.ft)
  • The biggest mistake investors are making right now (fortune)
  • Jeremy Clarkson dropped from Top Gear (bbc)
  • Now matter how you slice it Berkshire Hathaway ($BRKB) has done well on its Heinz investment. (bloombergview)
  • Iran Has a Little Surprise for Oil Market (bloomberg)
  • A Q&A with Bob Bowman of MLB Advanced Media. (techcrunch)
  • Stock Market Downdraft Is a Buying Opportunity (online.barrons)
  • Economist Says U.S. Consumer Spending Is About to ‘Surge’ (bloomberg)
  • How much tax savings can the robo-advisors generate for clients? (msantoli.tumblr)
  • A profile of Damien Patton, CEO of Banjo the most important social media company you have not heard of….yet. (inc)
  • The golden days of “40 percent off” sales are over (washingtonpost)
  • Nasdaq Composite Falls Most Since April as Tech Shares Tumble (bloomberg)
  • A profile of investor Chris Sacca. (forbes)

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