peHUB Second Opinion 6.18

Internet surveillance helped stop plots against the NYSE and New York subway system, say intelligence officials.

A headhunter for the rich turns on them.

Introducing the kid VC.

Economist Steven Levitt on why data needs stories.

Malcolm Gladwell on the gift of doubt.

Peer influence tends to peak around age 15, say psychologists.

When it comes to New York’s tech scene, Mayor Bloomberg will be a tough act to follow.

Seven out of 10 workers have “checked out” at work or are “actively disengaged,” according to a recent Gallup survey.

This housing pop is no bubble, argues Trulia’s CEO.

Oxford English Dictionary does the once unthinkable. It adds the word “tweet”  to its stable.

Speaking of tweets: Who said it? Kanye West or a teenage girl on Twitter?

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