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... that education could be improved by "running it like a business." Then came the charter schools, which directly integrated for-profit businesses in providing tax-funded education, supported by a coalition ...
Monday, 22 April 2019
2. Generative Art gets its due
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Jason Bailey is curating a show of generative art, among the first major retrospectives of computer-mediated work. It comes at an important time, too, as the art business's Morf Vandewalts fuss over machine ...
Monday, 22 April 2019
Northeastern grocery chain Stop & Shop has been goosing its profits at its workers' expense, increasing their healthcare costs, reducing company pension contributions, and reducing holiday and Sunday ...
Sunday, 21 April 2019
The Sacklers (previously) are a reclusive, super-secretive family of billionaires whose fortune comes from their pharmaceutical company, Purdue Pharmaceuticals, manufacturers of Oxycontin, the drug at ...
Friday, 19 April 2019
... deftly argued paper for the Berkeley Business Law Journal called The Antitrust Case Against Facebook. It's one of the most invigorating, significant contributions to a new theory of antitrust for the digital ...
Friday, 19 April 2019
... steward over its monopoly, either: the company abused its trademark by attacking Icelandic businesses that used the word "Iceland" in their names, even ones that were in no way related to groceries. Then, ...
Thursday, 18 April 2019
... fact-packed books like The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, To Sell is Human, Hooked, Steve Jobs, Leaders Eat Last and 10% Happier. The complete library has over 300 essential guidebooks for the business ...
Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Developers at Polish studio Vile Monarch had never made a tycoon game before Devolver Digital tapped them to build Weedcraft Inc. -- a business-simulation title about the legal cannabis market. Weedcraft ...
Friday, 12 April 2019
... risks but also for the uninsurable risks — business interruptions, theft of trade secrets, pandemics. Read the rest Read all  ...
Friday, 12 April 2019
... with malicious software into his computers, which allegedly allowed Savu to steal $32k from the business. Savu then went into another Western Union, in nearby Opa-locka, and allegedly tried to do it ...
Friday, 12 April 2019
... business-like flair. On top of liking and loving... Read all  ...
Thursday, 11 April 2019
... business, technology and economics correspondent, and producers Taylor Dunn and Victoria Thompson. Jennifer Lawrence will play Holmes in a movie based on John Carreyrou's bestseller Bad Blood, expected ...
Thursday, 11 April 2019
Google has been steadily rolling out G Suite updates like AI grammar suggestions in Google Docs, streamlined two-step verification, new Tasks features and shortcuts to make Google Doc and Sheet creation ...
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
... and replay it into online authentication forms, and that's before we get into the intrinsic insecurity of SMS. Don't take this as advice to give up on traditional 2FA! This man-in-the-middle business ...
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
If you're waiting for a follow-up to Google's Pixelbook laptop or Pixel Slate convertible tablet, then there's good news. Following a report last month by Business Insider that Google had ...
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
... the internal chaos we feel is no accident: it's the result of someone's business-model, and until we reject "productivity" in favor of contemplation and deliberation, it will only get worse. Odell's ...
Tuesday, 09 April 2019
... still be able to run their businesses without regard to what the public actually wants (a neutral internet, supported by 87% of Americans, in which your ISP sends you the bits you request, as quickly and ...
Saturday, 06 April 2019
... (yes) beautiful mechanical models: a business-card case, a tractor, a working clockwork timer, a vintage sportscar, a springpowered cabriolet, a sedan, a Hercules eight-motor aircraft and a dieselpunk ...
Friday, 05 April 2019
... success. At the same time, the domination of the tech industry by a handful of monopolistic giants has made it harder than ever to run a profitable business, leading many businesses to introduce elements ...
Thursday, 04 April 2019
... of major fast-food chain in his ward in exchange for the business owner giving property tax appeals business to Burke’s law firm. Lightfoot called for an end to aldermanic privilege while Preckwinkle, ...
Thursday, 04 April 2019
... motto by paying The Daily Telegraph to run a series of sponsored articles praising Facebook. From Business Insider: On March 13, the series ran a feature headlined "What action is Facebook taking to tackle ...
Thursday, 04 April 2019
... shuttered since 2014, implying that its data has been exposed for many years. After a formal notification email, someone took its user data offline. Cultura Colectiva -- which is still in business -- ...
Wednesday, 03 April 2019
23. Here's how to spot a pyramid scheme
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Pyramid schemes are the perpetual motion machines of the business world. They seem like they just might work until you do the math. Don't be a sucker. Read the rest Read all  ...
Wednesday, 03 April 2019
... hideaways for business or credit cards, pens, and an iPad. The Kodiak Leather Weekender Duffel Bag in Antique Brown comes in size 30L for $269 or 60L for $399 - both 20% off the MSRP. For more casual day ...
Wednesday, 03 April 2019
Martin Shkreli, infamous for hiking the prices of life-saving drugs and jailed on unrelated fraud charges, is in solitary confinement. The Wall Street Journal reported that he was running businessess from ...
Tuesday, 02 April 2019