Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.
NB: ($) denotes subscription site.
Comcast hopes to offer national wifi service to compete with wireless carriers.
Famed investor David Einhorn is shorting a basket of “tech bubble 2.0” stocks.
The increased role of activists is changing the relationship between shareholders and company boards and managements.
Smartphones have made hearing aids dramatically better. This is another example of how we are just beginning to scratch the surface of the new applications made possible when there is a computer in your pocket.
There’s gold in those hills (for the M&A bankers at least) as Barrick and Newmont consider a merger.