Longform links: curation vs. algorithm June 25, 2015 Thursdays are all about longform links here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at the world of code and textiles. Finance The old financial media regime is dead: social finance is set to take its place. (thealphapages.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Charlie Ellis in defense of active investing. (blogs.cfainstitute.org) TweetPocketInstapaper Ten things learned while writing a book.* (awealthofcommonsense.com) TweetPocketInstapaper MODERN TRADER Magazine—the essential journal for professional traders and active investors. Special Subscription Offer! (moderntrader.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Longform linkx Inside the Sony ($SNE) hack. (fortune.com) TweetPocketInstapaperSymbols: $SNE A profile of the Bloomberg Empire, post-mayorship. (politico.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Why the rise of green energy should make utilities nervous. (newyorker.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Why the rate of cardiac deaths are on the decline. (nytimes.com) TweetPocketInstapaper How Shake Shack ($SHAK) came to lead the 'better burger' movement. (fastcompany.com) TweetPocketInstapaperSymbols: $SHAK An interview with Christopher Kimball of Cook's Illustrated. (blog.longreads.com) TweetPocketInstapaper An excerpt from Mark Vanhoenacker's "Skyfaring: A Journey With a Pilot."* (slate.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Curation vs. algorithms: which works best when? (stratechery.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Can reading make you happier? (newyorker.com) TweetPocketInstapaper *Link to: Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot and A Wealth of Common Sense: Why Simplicity Trumps Complexity in Any Investment Plan. You can support Abnormal Returns by visiting Amazon, signing up for our daily newsletter or following us on StockTwits, Yahoo Finance and Twitter.