James Rundle, WatersTechnology’s editor, and Anthony Malakian, editor at large, record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology.
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Anthony and James discuss the trends that they think will dominate the headlines in 2019:
Artificial Intelligence (2:00)
Back to AI (4:00)
Alternative Data (14:00)
Quantum Computing (16:45)
Market Data Fees (22:00)
The Best Longform Outside of WatersTechnology (28:00)
Trashed: Inside the Deadly World of Private Garbage Collection, Kiera Feldman (ProPublica)
Blood Will Tell, Pamela Colloff (ProPublica)
“I Killed Them All”, Jessica Garrison (Buzzfeed)
Inside Palmer Luckey’s Bid to Build a Border Wall, Steven Levy (Wired)
Palantir Knows Everything About You, Multiple Writers (Bloomberg Businessweek)
The White Darkness, David Grann (New Yorker) — Great book, too.
America Beyond Detention, Multiple Writers (Observer)
How Goop’s Haters Made Gwyneth Paltrow’s Company Worth $250 Million, Taffy Brodesser-Akner (NYT Mag)
Jose Mourinho’s Last Stand, Sam Borden
Japan’s Rent-a-Family Industry, Elif Batuman (New Yorker)
The Maraschino Mogul’s Secret Life, Ian Frazier (New Yorker)
A Kingdom of Dust, Mark Arax (California Sunday Magazine)
How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions, Jeff Maysh (The Daily Beast)
As is the case with everything we do, we’d love to get some feedback from our listeners. Feel free to reach out to Anthony or James via Twitter or email.
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