TouchStone Reads - May 14th, 2021


We often set aside articles that are longer, deserve a re-read, are broader in scope…or just for fun — for weekend reading. Below are some from this week — pour yourself a hot cup of coffee & enjoy...

  • Apple has brazenly, in broad daylight, stormed into the Bank of Facebook, looted its most precious resource. (Mobile Dev Memo)

  • ‘Belonging Is Stronger Than Facts’: The Age of Misinformation Social and psychological forces are an endemic problem with no easy solution. (New York Times)

  • U.S. government working to aid top fuel pipeline operator after cyberattack (Reuters)
    and The grid needs to smarten up (The Verge)

  • The Hume paradox: how great philosophy leads to dismal politics (Prospect)

  • A thoughtful look at Gun Liability Insurance (Forbes)
    and A kiddie Doctor's Playset - Do no harm. (Twitter)

  • The UK unveiled a new law to fine social media companies that fail to remove online abuse. (Reuters)

  • Amazon knew seller data was used to boost company sales (Politico)

  • All the Reasons Why It Has Never Been Harder to Be an MLB Hitter. (Bleacher Report)

If you cannot control your emotions, you cannot control your money. – Warren Buffett

What are you reading or listening to?