TouchStone Reads - January 20th, 2023


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...

  • A Brief History of AI - And what might come next (Our World in Data) and Why should you care about AI (OWID) ?

  • Who is the wealthiest generation? Interesting look at per capita (economist writing)

  • How the World’s Most Valuable Carmaker Fell Perilously Behind on Electric Vehicles (Slate)

  • 5 unintended consequences of the EV revolution: EVs are going to change our cars — and how we drive (Vox)

  • The Gamification of Everything Is No Fun (Critical Mass)

  • Trolling as a Service in 2022 (Medium)

  • Life Is Hard. And That’s Good: When the going gets tough, the tough get philosophical. (Nautilus)

  • A $100 Billion Lesson In Why Building Public Transportation Is So Expensive in the US (Vice)

  • ‘That Girl is Going to Get Herself Killed’ There is risk in the wilderness — even in mild adventures (Longreads)


What are you reading or listening to?