06/24/16 – Friday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • Recovering from being an ‘alpha junkie.’ (pragcap)
  • Steve Sanduski talks with Michael Schrage about using technology and the future of advice. (belayadvisor)
  • Michael Covel talks with Tucker Max about the challenges of publishing a book. (trendfollowingradio)
  • How Apple ($AAPL) hopes to build a post-iPhone ecosystem. (aboveavalon)
  • You should give yourself permission to suck at something new. (medium)
  • Pension funds are giving up on hedge funds. (etf)
  • This hedge fund got Brexit right. (bloomberg)
  • Zack Miller talks with Steve McLaughlin of FT Partners about the state of fintech investing. (tradestreaming)
  • Britain will suffer outside the EU. (ft)
  • Brexit has induced a huge amount of uncertainty into the economy and market. (theatlantic)
  • Brexit will take awhile. (alephblog)
  • The Amazon ($AMZN) Echo is officially a thing. (kottke)
  • Weekly initial unemployment claims continue to trend well below 300k. (calculatedriskblog)
  • How much does a bestselling author earn? (earwolf)
  • The myth of the IPO window. (techcrunch)
  • Will Berkshire Hathaway ($BRKA) eventually get broken up by activists? (awealthofcommonsense)
  • Brexit: winners and losers. (marginalrevolution)
  • James Altucher talks with Maria Konnikova author of “The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It . . . Every Time.” (jamesaltucher)
  • Alexa kicks Siri’s *ss. (medium)
  • Index Funds: The Movie want to shake you from active mangement. (evidenceinvestor.co.uk)
  • Russ Roberts talks with Kevin Kelly about his new book “The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future.” (econtalk)
  • Tyler Cowen talks with Cass Sunstein author of “Lessons Learned from Star Wars.” (medium)
  • Brexit proves that the experts know nothing. (bloomberg)
  • Goldman Sachs ($GS) is casting a wider net for college grads. (wsj)
  • How Echo works. (wired)
  • Josh Barro and Linette Lopez talk with Josh Brown about the danger of disruption. (acast)
  • The EU can’t proceed as it has before. (bloomberg)
  • What MIllennials will do with their money: an all-star panel weighs in. (thereformedbroker)
  • Diversifying among strategies is as important as asset classes. (theirrelevantinvestor)
  • Brexit has screwed us all. (fusion)
  • London just lost the battle to New York to be the financial center of the world. (bloomberg)
  • Seth Godin, “Facts are easy to come by. Finding a new way to think and a new confidence in our choices is difficult indeed.” (sethgodin.typepad)
  • Inside the mind of a master procrastinator. (waitbutwhy)
  • Successful people maintain a learning mindset. (medium)

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