Bitcoin Wannabes and Dumb Humans

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- My morning train reads:

  • Actually, the 1 Percent Are Still The Problem (Slate)
  • Fake Facebook accounts and online lies multiply in hours after Santa Fe school shooting (Washington Post)
  • Buyer Beware: Hundreds of Bitcoin Wannabes Show Hallmarks of Fraud (Wall Street Journal)
  • Hedge Fund Managers Shift Billions Over Carried Interest Concern (Bloomberg)
  • New Amazon Channels Data Shows Why Apple Wants to Copy It (Variety)
  • Banks Adopt Military-Style Tactics to Fight Cybercrime (New York Times)
  • The Autonomous-Car Company That’s Selling Safety First (Bloomberg Businessweek)
  • Humans Are Dumb At Figuring Out How Smart Animals Are (FiveThirtyEight)
  • How the Enlightenment Ends: Philosophically, intellectually — in every way — human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence. (the Atlantic)
  • Yes, Pluto is a planet (Washington Post)

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