Weekly readings – 8th February 2020

Spotify: The Ambient Media Company

Behind Amazon’s HQ2 Fiasco: Jeff Bezos Was Jealous of Elon Musk

Macro trends in tech by Ben Evans

The everything town in the middle of nowhere. An interesting piece on how Amazon changed an obscure town

The year startups took over the Super Bowl

Eating honey is more complicated than you might think

Can Lemon-Scented Stations and Billions of Dollars Get Americans Into Trains?

Eating honey is more complicated than you might think

How Andre Iguodala handled his rare NBA sabbatical

A French Photographer’s Portrait of Saigon in 1866

Germany’s overdose of renewable energy. Part 2 of a two-part series on the role of nuclear power in the age of climate change and the case study of Germany.

On Resigning from Google

A great story with rich visual effects on how climate change has affected Norway.

Weekly readings – 11th January 2020

Commission-free investing with Vanguard. Introduced by a…vanguard like Robinhood and adopted by others like TD-Ameritrade or E-Trade, commission-free trading is now available with Vanguard as well

Analyst, analyze yourself

The environmental impact of today’s transport types

How to lose a monopoly: Microsoft, IBM and anti-trust

Cities Struggle to Boost Ridership With ‘Uber for Transit’ Schemes

How a plant saved a Japanese island

Weekly readings – 14th September 2019

Debunking the Silly “Passive is a Bubble” Myth

From mind control to murder? How a deadly fall revealed the CIA’s darkest secrets

40 Favorite Interview Questions from Some of the Sharpest Folks We Know. If you are preparing for an interview, these may actually help.

Tesla battery researcher unveils new cell that could last 1 million miles in ‘robot taxis’. Some interesting good news for Tesla bulls.

Why is movie theater popcorn so outrageously expensive?

Alibaba’s New Chairman Says He Has to Reinvent Retail Before Someone Else Does

Profile of Spotify’s Chief Content Officer – Dawn Ostroff

Apple Watch Series 5: The MacStories Overview

Confessions of an Islamic State fighter

Norway’s Bold Plan to Tackle Overtourism

Travel Is No Cure for the Mind