Links for 12/14. Remarkable indeed!
MediaTek’s MT6589 Chip Will Lower the Cost of High-End Smartphones | MIT Technology Review

Real Mobile Innovation Might Be Happening Outside of Cupertino | MIT Technology Review

Four stocks at key breakout points – MarketWatch

Apple Testing TV Designs | MIT Technology Review

7 really stupid investments – Chuck Jaffe – MarketWatch

BBC – Future – Health – Will ‘big data’ prevent disease?

BBC News – Britain’s new homeless: Banker sleeps rough in park

Climateer Investing: Mexican Mobsters Now Shooting Pot Into U.S. With Cannons

HSBC Is “Too Big To Jail”: Another Banking System Disgrace | The New Republic

The IMF’s Half Step by Kevin P. Gallagher – Project Syndicate

Exit, Voice, and Albert O. Hirschman – Justin Fox – Harvard Business Review

Synthesising views on west’s poor growth | Economists’ Forum

Time to use room for manoeuvre –

Japan should scare the eurozone –

Japan should scare the eurozone –

The Telegraph: The secret of Porsche’s record year

Kate Middleton’s hospital nurse was found hanging – Telegraph

The cowardice at the heart of our relationship with Israel – Telegraph

Why Republicans Can’t Propose Spending Cuts — Daily Intelligencer

The Fed should buy stocks instead of bonds | Economists’ Forum

Life expectancy around world shows dramatic rise, study finds | Society |

What is love? Five theories on the greatest emotion of all | The panel | Comment is free |

5 personalities that wreck a meeting – CBS News

BBC News – Lone Udinese football fan wins hearts in Italy

The Morning Plum: Dems hold the middle ground. GOP is on fringe.