Sneak Peek at Weekend Reading

Here is a sneak peek at some links from my weekly Weekend Reading column at

  • Skeptics about about the XBRL financial data reporting standard (
  • Busted Imperium IPO lowers likelihood of alt-energy bubble (VC Ratings)
  • Bill Miller’s Legg Mason Value Trust fund hopped on homebuilders and trailed the S&P 500 for second consecutive year (The Boston Globe)
  • Data breaches and thefts are on the rise, and wireless networks are part of the problem (
  • New class-action suit charges Apple with music monopoly (InfoWorld)
  • Who posted that $100 crude oil trade last week anyway? (NY Post)
  • San Diego Country is going from residential to commercial real estate bust (San Diego U-T)
  • Why did the August 2007 hedge fund losses happen, and what does it say about the industry? (