Recap of best under-radar fintech & media show going. Media stupidity, retail revival, cryptocurrency 101, and more.
Here’s why Heavy Soul by The Black Keys is the official song of the Stocktwits community.
Does this mean I can’t write “Hey CNNMoney: Please Learn The Mortgage Business” headlines anymore?
To mark my first day as a StockTwits blogger, here’s a brief history of TheBasisPoint.
Finance superblog BusinessInsider (BI) and financial media juggernaut Reuters butted heads again last week after a $7m capital raise by BI. In a piece on Felix Salmon’s blog, Reuter’s again accused Henry Blodget’s BI of being mere aggregator instead of legit financial news outfit. Salmon played this card 18 months ago too. What I wrote
Clutter. That’s the only word to describe recent weeks. Lots of market chaos, new business, expansion on media endeavors, and increasing attention demands from my toddler. So I tried a de-clutter experiment this weekend: no email, no texting, no Twitter, no Facebook, no web surfing. Not even any photos despite the fact that I had
A new year. Typically the time for a media technique as old as media: recapping last year or predicting this year. But instead of doing that today, below I’m re-posting The Day Journalism Died, a piece I wrote in 2006. It’s not about financial media, but it reminded me what consumer financial media is and