News from around the web: 2009-10-20
With the 4G iPhone coming, will it be enough?
No one’s complaining about this, are they?
Wow. I’d like to see this phone. Big news. AT&T is unhappy.
Deficit will reach almost 12.5% of GDP
Net borrowing reached £14.8bn in the UK
Good thing they had the second rights issue.
More support for Android v. the iPhone
Very cool chart.
On Ireland’s bad bank. H/T Alphaville.
More evidence of crony capitalism and capture.
This is stinging commentary about Obama’s flawed execution.
Similar to what I said the real purpose of health care reform is. "Providing universal catastrophic health insurance, while creating a free market for non-catastrophic care might seem unrealistic but could be the best alternative."
"While bank trading operations are highly profitable again, the part of banking that really matters lending, which fuels investment and job creation is not."
Increasing recognition of kleptocracy. More to say later.
Plutonomy! More on this later.
Munchau concludes this is an asset-based recovery.
Distraction of the Day: Balloon Boy – ‘In a Box’ Parody