Ritholtz's Reads: AOL Dial-Up and Monkey Selfies

Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist writing about finance, the economy and the business world. He started the Big Picture blog in 2003 and is the founder of Ritholtz Wealth Management, an asset management and financial planning firm.
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My morning train reads:

• Incredible Shrinking Yields (Bespoke)
• Ten Charts That Show Us Something New About The IPO Boom (Moneybeat)
• Investors Turn Bearish; Is this a Buy Signal? (Barron's) see also Stop Worrying About the Next Market Crash (JDavidstein)
• Summertime Living Isn't Easy for Macro Funds (WSJ)
• China Home Glut May Worsen as Developers Avoid Price Drop (Bloomberg)
• Wall Street's urge to merge: Not crazy yet (USAT)
• AOL still has 2.3 million dialup subscribers -- and they're very profitable (Quartz)
• Aiming to Be the Netflix of Books (NYT)
• How is social media changing journalism? (The Atlantic)
• Wikipedia refuses to delete photo as 'monkey owns it' -- because a monkey pressed the shutter button, he, not the camera owner, should own the copyright (Telegraph)

What are you reading?

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Barry L Ritholtz at britholtz3@bloomberg.net