Site Map > 2018 > July 30th 2018 - August 6th 2018

AI aims to save kids from shootersDespite tech backlash, Twitter still won’t ban Alex JonesA guide to what the Times’s bold, flawed climate story left outWhy did Facebook and YouTube need cover from Apple to ban Alex Jones?How Color of Change is moving from activism to electing DAsNASA names first commercial astronauts for SpaceX and Boeing flightsGoogle wants to make JOMO happenThe world’s largest adventure travel company is now a 100% carbon-neutral B-corporationBritish bank Monzo is targeting teens and their piggybanksAmid cybersecurity fears, tech firms are offering to help secure the U.S. elections for free or at a discountYour interviewer asks you to disclose your flaws. What now?There will be no R–rated features on Disney’s new streaming siteWho is the mastermind behind QAnon? Twitter has some fun theoriesFacebook reportedly wanted big U.S. banks to hand over your dataMoviePass is once again changing its rulesFacebook bans Alex Jones, as Big Tech turns on the conspiracy theoristAncient art is inspiring new kinds of electronicsIndra K. Nooyi is stepping down as Pepsi’s CEOHow to deal with these 4 types of changes at workThe definitive timeline of Spotify’s critic-defying journey to rule musicReebok debuts a shape-shifting, NASA-inspired sports braHow to make the biggest impact with your charitable givingRogue business travelers are good for AirbnbI finally achieved inbox zero, and it totally changed how I workIkea attempts to co-opt Ikea hackingApple’s decision to pull InfoWars podcasts could really hurt Alex Jones’s bottom lineZola’s plan to take on the $72 billion wedding industryInside WeWork’s decision to go meat-free5 tested methods to break your phone addictionThese are the most sustainably powered cities in the U.S.Feminist startup Bulletin is reinventing brick and mortar retailCan this biohacking relaxation center make you more productive?Spotify’s $30 billion playlist for global dominationThese 4 fears are hindering your credibility in meetingsHow the Smithsonian is turning its art exhibitions into virtual reality experiencesYour guide to navigating 4 types of interviewsIs Apple a money machine or still worthy of true faith? It’s bothWatch Apple reveal the Newton’s wonders—mobile faxing!—in 1993Lisa Brennan-Jobs: 7 revealing tidbits from her new book “Small Fry”Blue Diamond is recalling vanilla almond milk because it might actually contain milkNonprofits know they need to get more diverse–but they aren’tThis website works to decide which global issues need fixing firstCord-cutter wars: Why Sling TV is losing steam as DirecTV Now gainsExclusive: Kefir leader Lifeway Foods now has a female CEO and CFO“Fortnite” power move of the day: Android version will avoid Google’s app storeThis is how managers should approach raise and review seasonHow the U.S. is getting more violent, by the numbersWatch this video of workers recognizing how much power they have5 ways new managers can protect themselves from burning outBoise goat watch! Idaho streets were covered in goats and no one knew whyOntario cancels its basic income pilot–leaving thousands scramblingBrand WTF of the Week: EA Sports cuts Kaepernick out of Madden 19Here’s when it’s acceptable to say no to your bossThe computer of the future might hang around your neckThe owner of the NYSE is launching a bitcoin platformEven black robots are impacted by racismBen Affleck, Matt Damon re-team for McDonald’s Monopoly scam movieWell, this Fox & Friends Twitter poll on “Medicare for All” didn’t go as plannedThis Spanish kitchen appliance ad will give you the Friday feelsWhy the difference between persuasion and manipulation mattersApple’s lesser-known engineering feat? Its buildingsHow Facebook’s crackdown on propaganda also helps the propagandistsAsk yourself these questions before saying “yes” or “no” to anythingThis woman is putting Hollywood’s money where its mouth isThe doomed Toys “R” Us rebrand that never came to beTop 5 Ads of the Week: Sonos rings a bell, Lego in-flight safetyCan modular smartphones change the world? We’re about to find outPlant-based eggs are coming for your breakfast sandwichesPeloton snags $550 million in new financing, valued at $4 billion ahead of expected IPOApple’s next trillion will be a wild rideOnce upon a time, Brookstone was surprisingly coolLes Moonves and the conflicted moment of Hollywood’s #MeToo movementThe Verge’s defense of Sarah Jeong highlights what the New York Times got wrongComcast is putting Amazon Prime Video on its cable boxesAlex Bogusky returns to advertising and Crispin Porter + BoguskyHello, SONO! After Nasdaq debut, Sonos sets out to disprove hardware naysayersTrump’s clean car rollback will cost the U.S. $457 billionApple’s march to $1 trillion—here’s a timeline of how it got hereCompeting with Netflix is hard so CuriosityStream is getting cheaperWhat if Amazon just opened a lot of smaller headquarters?The difference between routine burnout and something serious3M knew your non-stick pan was poisoning you in the ’70sHere’s how to get a McDonald’s MacCoin—which is not on the blockchainBarry Jenkins marks James Baldwin’s birthday with new film trailerBasically, no one is using bitcoin to buy thingsHere’s an email structure for when you don’t know what to writeThe multibillion-dollar war over chocolate designWhy the “Crazy Rich Asians” team turned down a huge Netflix paydayApple’s HomePod may have just doubled its share of the U.S. smart speaker marketWhat to do when you feel like you don’t fit in at workNASDAQ redesigned its opening bell, and it isn’t a bell at allHow to succeed: Have a sense of purpose and don’t be an “asshole”The surprising psychology of dieting and plate designThese four small mind-set shifts will make you more productiveDesigners give Air Force One a fresh, rainbow-hued lookTweeting on Facebook just got harder–here are 2 ways you can still do itThe future is ear: Why “hearables” are finally tech’s next big thingThe ACLU is building a tech dream team. Your move, TrumpThis app’s video lifting lessons keep blue-collar workforces and TikTok are merging into a short-video powerhouseApple’s more service-oriented future brings new challengesElon Musk is giving Atari some love with Easter Eggs in Tesla’s software updateRevolution is a long game, Ocasio-Cortez tells San FranciscoElon Musk drama or no, Tesla still has investors on its sidePapa John’s hires Hollywood powerhouse Endeavor to clean up its brand messThis startup wants your next T-shirt to be made from wood23AndMe and Ancestry want you to stop worrying about giving them your DNAApple killed Q3 earnings: 6 top analysts explain what that really meansHow Israeli spyware tried to hack an Amnesty researcher’s phoneReddit was just hacked–here’s what you need to do right nowCan better design help overcome opposition to helping the homeless?If badass Serena Williams can get off the mat, so can youFacebook plane react: First came the fake feature, then the scamsWhy Steve Jobs’s ad guru is wrong when he says that Apple ads have lost their edgeQAnon: The alternate reality that was front and center at Trump’s rallyThis tech helps corporate lawyers donate time to defend people in needWhy summer is the best time of year to ask for a promotionAnthony Bourdain’s “Parts Unknown” will have a final seasonHere’s a remedy for everything your work culture is “allergic” toTrump rally-goers screaming at a CNN reporter will ruin your morning“Avenue Q” at 15: Kevin McCollum on why Broadway’s raunchiest puppets still resonateThis AI is better at naming Burning Man camps than actual BurnersHow to create an elevator pitch that doesn’t sound cheesyReport: Google plans to launch censored search engine in China in next six to nine monthsHBO’s “Random Acts of Flyness” pushes TV in a bold, new directionAll your coworkers’ weird behavior, explainedArtemide, the legacy design brand, tries its hand at wellnessIBM’s Rometty will keynote at CES, breaking an all-guy streakThis design studio wants to give VR its iPhone momentKim Kardashian’s personal organizer on cleaning up your digital clutter85 new movies, TV shows, albums, and books to check out this monthAn Aeromexico plane carrying 103 people crashed in Mexico. No one died.The Warby Parker of buying paint is hereMost Americans will happily try eating lab-grown “clean meat”Allbirds wants to fix your soleTim Cook just underscored Trump’s misunderstanding of world tradeIDC: Huawei passes Apple as global smartphone sales runner-upApple delivers record quarter despite flat iPhone salesFacebook plane reaction: Sorry, it’s not an actual featureHow this nonprofit’s reimagined brand helps it serve its missionFacebook says this anti-“Unite the Right” rally in D.C. was organized by trollsHow Darth Vader became the most iconic evil figure in film historyHotelTonight wants to wow more millennials by gamifying travel bookingA wiser Monica Seles tells her younger self to chill–It’s just tennis, not lifeCEOs: You’re incredibly powerful–use that power for goodFree guacamole fail! Chipotle’s site and app are having technical difficultiesMoviePass has a new “plan for profitability” but it probably won’t workDreamBox Learning’s adaptive math lessons get a $130 million boostTesla’s $1,500 carbon fiber surfboard is dumbClassPass just raised $85 million, celebrates with new “audio fitness” appStephen Colbert speaks out on-air about his own boss, Les MoonvesFirefox is picking a new logo, and it wants your honest opinionThree surprising ways your network can help your job searchCop cameras can track you in real-time and there’s nothing stopping themIt’s basically “dollar movie night” for MoviePass investorsHow Intel used drones and AI to help fix part of the Great Wall of ChinaBeing vulnerable and impatient at Amazon prepared me to lead VimeoInside Levi’s ambitious plan to cut its carbon footprintHere’s how NASA plans to build on other planetsUnder Trump’s EPA, asbestos might be making a comebackFour essential elements to becoming a better writerNintendo reports 88% hike in profits on strong sales of SwitchUnderwear for the problem no one wants to admit they haveHow a warehouse fire sparked company-wide innovation at Gap Inc.Netflix vows more faith-based and family-friendly TV, but it will have competitionChipotle is giving away free guacamole today–here’s how to get itAt this startup, all the board members are 12 or youngerStandard Cognition is first Amazon Go rival to unveil deal with stores