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Facebook's Zuckerberg to Meet Conservatives on Political Bias Scandal
Facebook

Facebook's Zuckerberg to Meet Conservatives on Political Bias Scandal

Some 12 'conservative thought leaders' will join the meeting with Zuckerberg on Wednesday, a Facebook spokesman said.
VW to Offer to Buy Back Nearly 500,000 U.S. Diesel Cars, Sources Say
Volkswagen

VW to Offer to Buy Back Nearly 500,000 U.S. Diesel Cars, Sources Say

That would include versions of the Jetta sedan, the Golf compact and the Audi A3 sold since 2009.
Hacker Who Stole Nude Jennifer Lawrence Selfies Pleads Guilty
Legal

Hacker Who Stole Nude Jennifer Lawrence Selfies Pleads Guilty

Ryan Collins of Lancaster has been charged with computer hacking for leaking nude selfies of celebrities. He could face 18 months in prison.
John McAfee Offers Ashley Madison Post-Hack Analysis
Entrepreneur Network

John McAfee Offers Ashley Madison Post-Hack Analysis

Looking back at the scandal surrounding the dating site for married people, the famed computer programmer wonders if anyone besides the CEO actually got laid.
Entrepreneur Network
This 'Smart Wallet' Found Success on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. So Why Didn't It Deliver?
Crowdfunding

This 'Smart Wallet' Found Success on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. So Why Didn't It Deliver?

Crowdfunding is all about the numbers, but the humans behind the risky campaigns are often hard to calculate.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Learning From Volkswagen: 6 Tips for Surviving a Scandal
Marketing Bootcamp

Learning From Volkswagen: 6 Tips for Surviving a Scandal

Handled correctly, a scandal represents an opportunity to win trust, show goodwill and reassure consumers.
Luis Gallardo
Volkswagen to Give Gift Cards, Repairs to Diesel Car Owners
Customer Experience

Volkswagen to Give Gift Cards, Repairs to Diesel Car Owners

The embattled car maker admitted to installing 'defeat devices' in 11 million vehicles worldwide.
'Yelp For People' Co-Founder: Your Hate Only Fuels My Resolve to Launch Peeple
Performance Ignited

'Yelp For People' Co-Founder: Your Hate Only Fuels My Resolve to Launch Peeple

Our exclusive Q&A with Julia Cordray, the brassy CEO behind the Internet's most hated app.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Volkswagen Faces the Most Onerous Rebranding Challenge In History, Again
Marketing Bootcamp

Volkswagen Faces the Most Onerous Rebranding Challenge In History, Again

A nice apology letter from VW gives some clues just how badly they screwed up.
Peter Page
Following Death Threats, Peeple Founder Says She Was Wrong to Position App as 'Yelp for People'
Apps

Following Death Threats, Peeple Founder Says She Was Wrong to Position App as 'Yelp for People'

So what if people hate Peeple? Julia Cordray is launching it anyway.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Creepy, Yelp-Like App Lets You Rate People Like Restaurants
Apps

This Creepy, Yelp-Like App Lets You Rate People Like Restaurants

Imagine if Tinder, Facebook and LinkedIn had a snarky stalker baby and, yuck, you're there.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What We Can Learn From Volkswagen's Scandal and the Legacy of a Leader
Leadership

What We Can Learn From Volkswagen's Scandal and the Legacy of a Leader

The carmaker's mistake stems from toxicity in its culture, and that always starts at the top.
Brian Fielkow
JustFab: Silicon Valley Sees a Unicorn, Customers See a Trojan Horse
Legal Issues

JustFab: Silicon Valley Sees a Unicorn, Customers See a Trojan Horse

The company's founders have a history of being associated with dubious practices.
Carly Okyle