The Weekly Bull Report

Welcome to the 22nd edition of The Weekly Bull Report. 📰

Here’s a short list of content we found interesting and informative over the past 7 days…


💡 Interesting Articles & News:

POLITICS

  • At U.N., U.S. at odds with China, Russia over North Korea sanctions. More here.
  • Trump explicitly backs two-state solution to Palestinian-Israeli conflict. Read here.
  • FBI probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh. More on the investigation.

ECONOMICS

  • Oil prices have hit a four-year high of over $81 a barrel after Saudi Arabia and Russia rejected calls by Trump to increase production. More here. 🛢
  • Home prices drop, ending bull run of 28 months as world’s priciest market reaches tipping point. The bubble. 🏡

SOCIETY

  • Social media has been designed to game your psychology. Ethical design could change that. More here.
  • The 17 most striking moments from the Kavanaugh hearing. Read about here. 👨‍⚖️
  • A 60-year-old woman with an MBA now brings in millions selling cannabis candies. Her success story.🍬

TECHNOLOGY

  • Music streaming giant Spotify will now create a personal playlist for you based on your DNA. Find out how. 🎶
  • A mind-bending new suit straps onto your torso, ankles and wrists, then uses actuators to translate audio into vivid vibration. More here.
  • Facebook faces class-action lawsuit over massive new hack. The fallout.

MEDICINE & SCIENCE

  • Electrical stimulation helped a man with paralysed legs to walk again. Read this amazing story.
  • Octopuses given MDMA reveal genetic link to evolution of social behaviours in humans. Read here. 🐙
  • Doctors use poetry. This is how.

CULTURE

  • Twitter will update its rules to prohibit ‘dehumanizing language’. Read here.
  • Greenland’s glaciers are melting faster than expected. See them in 360°.

SPORTS

  • Europe celebrated regaining the Ryder Cup on Sunday. Check out how. ⛳
  • After 45 years, more than 1,000 fights and some of the most lucrative and disputed matches of all time, HBO is throwing in the towel on professional boxing. Find out why.
  • Luka Modric and Marta named players of the year at Best Fifa Awards. Find out why. ⚽

📈 Noteworthy Stocks & Assets:

  • SEC sues Elon Musk for fraud. He steps down as Tesla’s chairman in settlement. The resolution here.
  • Our 2 big cap favourite shorts, Zillow ($ZG) and Snap ($SNAP) continue to move southbound.
  • Dr. Anna has been extremely busy on the medicinal cannabis front ($WUHN) – feel free to engage with her at: annamorelera@gmail.com 👩‍🔬

💬 Quotes That Inspire Us:


🔠 Word Of The Week:

  • Bloviate – Verb: Talk at length, especially in an inflated or empty way. Synonym: Spiel.

 Did You Know:

  • Fact: Leonardo Da Vinci invented scissors. ✂
  • On this day in history: October 1, 1949 – In Beijing, with most of the Chinese mainland held by the communist, leader Mao Zedong proclaimed the establishment of the People’s Republic of China.

👓 A Must Watch & Listen:

  • Scott GallowayFull Video: Code Commerce. The NYU professor and Gartner L2 founder spoke at the Recode conference on Sept. 17, 2018.
  • ‘Big, big, big’ beverage brands have come knocking on CannTrust‘s door, CEO Brad Rogers says. Watch the interview.

📚 Books We Are Reading:


🐦 Eye-Catching Tweet:

  • @NoahGarfinkel: ”Flies… you gotta pick a direction. This is insane.”

Our very best wishes for a very fruitful upcoming week! 🍀

Thank you,

The IBR Team: David, Jeff and Dr. Anna

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Anna Morera Leralta

Medical Doctor specializing in Integrative Medicine and exploring the Medical Cannabis opportunity. Also fascinated by the convergence of Life Sciences and Technology - in particular Artificial Intelligence and how it will affect health care in the future. During my internships and volunteering, I have worked hand-in-hand with well-know physicians and professionals of the Health-Biotech sector. I've been awarded with numerous awards of excellence and scholastic scholarships. I'm a co-founder of an IoT startup that aims to help smokers successfully quit. Born and raised in Barcelona - Spain, with a zest for traveling, learning and expanding my horizons. Always curious, hard-working, open-minded and self-motivated.

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