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... his funders. Markopolos also dismissed claims by GE that he will profiting from the fall in the company's stock price because he is working with a firm that is shorting GE stock -- betting that the ...
Friday, 16 August 2019
Pretomanid, developed by the non-profit TB Alliance, offers a new, safer and more effective treatment for tuberculosis. The non-profit is organized to improve access and affordability of life-saving ...
Friday, 16 August 2019
... their reporters to emphasize "lifestyle" stories over political news; they're using algorithms to assess the "sentiment" of stories to determine how profitable they're likely to be. Some companies are ...
Friday, 16 August 2019
... surrounding the 2020 U.S. Census. In 2013, boyd created Data & Society, an independent nonprofit research institute that is committed to identifying thorny problems at the intersection of technology, ...
Friday, 16 August 2019
... and what could turn off investors as a major stumbling block to profitability, is how much it loses per customer. It's 24 times the amount that ride-sharing giant Uber, another recent IPO, is on track ...
Thursday, 15 August 2019
... Krebs (previously) writes: crooks own your wireless service because no one is willing to erode the profits of the monopolistic, heavily concentrated mobile carriers. Not the carriers themselves, and also ...
Monday, 12 August 2019
Samsung might have good reason for suggesting that midrange phones could help it escape its profit slump. Canalys estimated that Samsung was thriving in Europe in the second quarter of 2019 thanks partly ...
Monday, 12 August 2019
... public subsidy, the pharma industry has only grown more concentrated and rapacious, raising prices and diverting the profits to their execs and investors, who now pocket 99% of industry profits: the industry ...
Sunday, 11 August 2019
... of its nonprofit status is that the NRA paid LaPierre's crony marketing firm, Ackerman McQueen (previously) $70,000 to consult on which mansion LaPierre should purchase. The transaction was booked in ...
Friday, 09 August 2019
Uber says it can be profitable someday: all it needs to do is corner the "total addressable market" for all transportation and food delivery, which will give it $12t in annual revenue, which is 15% of ...
Friday, 09 August 2019
... they could neutralize his environmental activism, including an aborted plan to sue him. They also targeted the US nonprofit US Right to Know, with weekly reports for execs on the organization's activities. The ...
Thursday, 08 August 2019
Documents obtained by nonprofit advocacy group PlainSite show that the United States National Highway Traffic Administration sent automaker Tesla a cease-and-desist letter urging the company to stop making ...
Wednesday, 07 August 2019
There's no question that there's a market for unlocked phones, but one man may have been too eager to profit from that demand. The US has charged Pakistani citizen Muhammad Fahd with bribing ...
Wednesday, 07 August 2019
... the off-the-books spending by data-mining the tax returns of more than 100 501(c)(6) nonprofits -- a special tax designation for trade groups, from the US Chamber of Commerce to the Washington State Society ...
Tuesday, 06 August 2019
... medicine services that every other advanced country has will not work in America. Insurers are not even good at being profitable: the waves of mergers and acquisitions that has resulted in mass-scale ...
Tuesday, 06 August 2019
Need further proof that Rockstar's online games are the cornerstone of its business these days? You just got it. Publisher Take-Two has reported that its profit jumped 39 percent year-over-year ...
Tuesday, 06 August 2019
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Tuesday, 06 August 2019
Yesterday, I wrote about science publishing profiteer Elsevier's legal threats against Citationsy, in which the company claimed that the mere act of linking to Sci-Hub (an illegal open-access portal) ...
Saturday, 03 August 2019
... of that evidence is Assistant Attorney General Sydenham Alexander III's statement that a single addict made $200,000 in profits for the company, and that Purdue deliberately pursued this kind of patient ...
Saturday, 03 August 2019
Sci-Hub (previously) is a scrappy, nonprofit site founded in memory of Aaron Swartz, dedicated to providing global access to the world's scholarship -- journal articles that generally report on publicly-funded ...
Friday, 02 August 2019
... who profited from pumping CO2 into the atmosphere pay, or will their victims be left on the hook for their greed and recklessness?" The public treasury will be on the hook for cleaning up cities and ...
Friday, 02 August 2019
... with it, so he thought that her brain might yield further insights into the disease. He donated her remains to Phoenix's Biological Resource Center, not knowing that it was a criminal, for-profit enterprise ...
Thursday, 01 August 2019
... private equity style, the firms behind this gouging have figured out which doctors are the most profitable: emergency care, neonatal intensive care, and anesthesiologists -- these being doctors that you ...
Thursday, 01 August 2019
Amazon continues to find new ways to cut costs in its effort to maximize profits. It has announced that new guidelines to reduce packaging will come into play on September 3rd, pushed back from the original ...
Thursday, 01 August 2019
CBS, ABC, NBC and Fox have joined forces in a fight against Locast, a nonprofit streaming service funded in part by AT&T Inc and Dish Network Corp. The service is marketed as a distribution alternative ...
Wednesday, 31 July 2019