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Women and the LGBT Community Are Natural Allies
Fighting Inequality

Women and the LGBT Community Are Natural Allies

When it comes to the workplace, women and the LGBT community are looking up at the same glass ceiling.
Nithya Das
Security Hack: Why You Need to Update Your iPhone Right Now
Apple

Security Hack: Why You Need to Update Your iPhone Right Now

Apple issues a patch to fix a dangerous security flaw in iPhones and iPads.
Being Perpetually Busy Is a Kind of Laziness, Tim Ferriss Says
Tim Ferriss

Being Perpetually Busy Is a Kind of Laziness, Tim Ferriss Says

Ask yourself: Is what you're doing really what you want to and should be doing?
Catherine Clifford
Tesla Wins U.S. Antitrust Approval to Buy SolarCity
Tesla

Tesla Wins U.S. Antitrust Approval to Buy SolarCity

The Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday that the deal was approved.
Apple Proposes 5 New Emoji Professions
Emoji

Apple Proposes 5 New Emoji Professions

Everyone needs an artist emoji.
Google Fiber Team Looks to Cut Costs, Staff
Google

Google Fiber Team Looks to Cut Costs, Staff

Still, despite potential cutbacks, Google Fiber is coming to Salt Lake City.
Theranos to Appeal Regulatory Sanctions on its Lab
Theranos

Theranos to Appeal Regulatory Sanctions on its Lab

The California-based company ran into trouble after the Wall Street Journal published a series of articles that suggested its devices were flawed.
Belgians Are Hunting Books Instead of Pokémon
Innovation

Belgians Are Hunting Books Instead of Pokémon

Inspired by the success of Pokémon Go, a Belgian primary school headmaster has developed an online game for people to search for books instead of cartoon monsters, attracting tens of thousands of players in weeks.
MIT Researchers Take on Slow Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi

MIT Researchers Take on Slow Wi-Fi

Their findings might not help your struggling home wireless router, but they could revolutionize data centers.
Economists See Ride-Hailing Industry as Ripe for Competition
Uber

Economists See Ride-Hailing Industry as Ripe for Competition

There's room for other players even if Uber is dominant.
Worried About 'Free Trade'? Let's Strive For 'Ethical Trade' Instead
Free Trade

Worried About 'Free Trade'? Let's Strive For 'Ethical Trade' Instead

Trade can bring many benefits. But it becomes problematic when 'more' trade is always considered better,
Christian Felber
5 Facts About Communication in the Workplace You Need to Know
Communication

5 Facts About Communication in the Workplace You Need to Know

Snail mail, email, text and messaging apps are all useful in business. Know who likes what method to be a successful communicator.
Erik Kostelnik
Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson's 4 Tips for Succeeding in Business and Life
Politics

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson's 4 Tips for Succeeding in Business and Life

Keep your word. Tell the truth. Be on time. Admit your mistakes. The rest falls into place.
Amy Osmond Cook, Ph.D.
People Will Lie to Robots to Avoid Hurting Their Feelings
Robots

People Will Lie to Robots to Avoid Hurting Their Feelings

The side effects of making machines more human.