Read — 2018/01/08

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles:

  1. Don’t trust Dow 25,000. The economic cycle is broken“, by James Mackintosh (Wall Street Journal).
  2. Trump’s immigration priorities complicate ‘dreamer’ talks“, by Laura Meckler & Kristina Peterson (Wall Street Journal).
  3. Mark Zuckerberg resolves to ‘fix’ Facebook in 2018“, by Deepa Seetharaman (Wall Street Journal).
  4. Bitcoin is a hit in countries where locals face currency troubles“, by Matina Stevis-Gridneff & Georgi Kantchev (Wall Street Journal).
  5. Video game stars have fans, fortunes — and utterly baffled parents“, by Sarah E. Needleman (Wall Street Journal).
  6. This is the largest known prime number yet“, by Mika McKinnon (Smithsonian).
  7. The shirtless Tongan Olympic flag-bearer is now a cross-country skier“, by Tom Ley (Deadspin).
  8. Keep people safe in New York City emergencies“, by Patricia R. Olsen (NY Times).
  9. Farhad and Mike’s week in tech: another huge security flaw“, by Farhad Manjoo & Mike Isaac (NY Times).
  10. Can an algorithm tell when kids are in danger?“, by Dan Hurley (NY Times).
  11. Jimmie Holland, who cared for cancer patient’s mind, dies at 89“, by Sam Roberts (NY Times).
  12. Is your child lying to you? that’s good“, by Alex Stone (NY Times).