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TFW when you have to tattle-tale on your cofounder to his parents
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10 days ago by qwzybug
The Winklevoss SEC Filing is an absolute comedy goldmine: Buttcoin
If a malicious actor or botnet obtains control in excess of 50 percent of the processing power active on the Bitcoin Network, it is possible that such actor or botnet could manipulate the Blockchain in a manner that adversely affects an investment in the Shares or the ability of the Trust to operate.
bitcoin  bubble  winklevoss  idiots 
20 days ago by hellsten
My wish for 2015: a machine to judge political claims against reality | Comment is free | The Guardian
"The third thing I would simulate is a massive programme of social housebuilding in Britain. Everybody talks about this but nobody does it: our current system is geared to building high-rise apartments for the Russian mafia and rich footballers to speculate on. I have a hunch that, if you built 200,000 publicly owned dwellings a year, as we did in the mid-1950s, it would permanently burst the UK property mania. It would force British consumers to stop expecting asset price bubbles and – with cheap rents – free up a bigger chunk of wages to be spent on something productive."
economics  Europe  models  simulation  Greece  finance  debt  crisis  austerity  UK  housing  construction  property  bubble  dctagged  dc:creator=MasonPaul 
24 days ago by petej
Financial speculation: The baseball-card bubble | The Economist
The Economist looks back at the baseball card bubble of the late 80s and early 90s.
finance  baseballcards  bubble  theeconomist 
4 weeks ago by fraser
Tiffany Zhong on Twitter: "Friend made a list of top internship offers 💰 http://t.co/faEonGfjwd"
Quora: $8250/mo + $1500 housing
Palantir: $7500/mo + housing
Pinterest: $7500/mo + $1500 housing
Dropbox: $8500/mo + provided housing
Google: $7000/mo + housing stipend (9k?)
Square: $7500/mo + $1500/mo housing
Facebook: $6800/mo + $1k/mo stipend or corp housing
moneyfrommoney  internet  startup  sanfrancisco  advertising  bubble  via:twitter  privilege  twitter  apple  facebook  sparkfile 
6 weeks ago by sha
Untitled (http://www.uncanny.net/~wetzel/lofts.htm)
RT : The SF housing industry hijacking of "live/work" happened decades ago, and it's still pretty much the same.

"Criticisms of the live/work boom run along several lines:

The lofts typically have two-story high living rooms, with split level interiors, occupying an average of 1,000 square feet. This is a low density use of scarce building sites, at a time when San Francisco is suffering an affordable housing crisis of epic magnitude. Moreover, the live/work ordinance exempts live/work developers from the requirement of 10% affordable units required of all other housing developers.
San Francisco has less than a thousand acres of industrial land. As long as the land was restricted to industrial uses, land prices and rents were more affordable than elsewhere in the city, and blue collar production and repair industries as well as arts uses could flourish there for that reason. Luxury housing has far higher market value than industrial uses. Allowing the industrial areas to be cannabilized for $400,000 condos tends to drive up land prices and rents, driving out blue collar industries and arts uses. This means that many people who work in these fields are deprived of work options in the city.
Building expensive housing in working class areas with a large low-income population, such as the Mission District, makes the area more desireable for people with higher incomes, and tends to raise housing values and pushes up rents. Live/works thus act as a force for displacement of the existing working class population."

Urban Fortress as Residence
urbanfortress  suburbsinthecity  sanfrancisco  everythingoldisnewagain  gentrification  cities  bubble  via:micahscott  sparkfile  startup  tech  from twitter
8 weeks ago by sha

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