Items tagged business

On the power of pushing back against the marginalisation of sex workers

Tags: religion, sexuality, business, history

Colombian officials accidentally reveal details on Big Pharma’s immunity for adverse reactions to COVID vaccines

Besides the eye-watering costs, the nation agreed to indemnify the manufacturers from any legal responsibility for adverse events arising from the use of their products.

Tags: health, business, politics

California restaurant turns to sassy robot for extra help as it struggles to hire workers

Tags: food, business, tech

Abolish the Olympics

They’ve long been a financial boondoggle that ruins lives and enriches the corporate class. This year, they might also spread a deadly Covid variant among a largely unvaccinated population.

Tags: sports, business, health

Amazon Buys MGM, Studio Behind James Bond, for $8.45 Billion

Tags: movies, business

Media Market Research (and why its undermining all the things you love)

Tags: media, business

Traditional publishing faces print distribution and ebook pricing ‘train wreck,’ says Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Tags: books, business

A group is threatening legal action & demanding payment for use of the bisexual pride flag

Tags: sexuality, representation, business

Tyson Worker: 'I'm putting my life on the line to make sure they get the chicken out.'

Tags: health, business

Why Do Corporations Speak the Way They Do?

Tags: business, culture

Silicon Valley hasn’t innovated since 1978

Tags: computers, business

Less Human Than Human: The Design Philosophy of Steve Jobs

Tags: business, culture

The Slow Death of Hollywood

Tags: movies, business

Mark Coker Interviewed by Hannah Howe

Tags: books, business

Colorado makes more than $1 billion from pot sales

Tags: america, business, law

Objective or Biased

On the questionable use of Artificial Intelligence for job applications

Tags: computers, business, culture

Home Taping Is Killing Music: When the Music Industry Waged War on the Cassette Tape in the 1980s, and Punk Bands Fought Back

Tags: culture, law, business

GMB launches Scotland's first sex workers' union

Tags: sexuality, business

A History of Creativity

Tags: culture, business, religion, history, politics

Farewell, Project Wonderful.

Tags: comics, business

How to spot Real vs. Fake corporate support for the LGBTQIA+ community

Tags: sexuality, business, culture

Why Europe’s dependency on Microsoft is a huge security risk

Tags: computers, business, politics

Trump, Putin and the Pipelines to Nowhere

Tags: business, politics

How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

Tags: tech, business, culture

Uganda’s Tarantino and his $200 action movies

Tags: africa, movies, business

Why self-publishing is the new punk

Tags: books, business

Arizona Confronting Awkward Realization That Gay People Have Money, Buy Stuff

Tags: business, sexuality, humor

Fool Me 16,380 Times, Shame on Me

Tags: business, culture

DC Comics And "The Normal Course of Business"

Tags: comics, business

Nasdaq crash triggers fear of data meltdown

Digital infrastructure exceeding limits of human control, industry experts warn

Tags: business, tech

'The Cuckoo's Calling' Reveals A Lot About Publishing

Tags: books, business, gender

McDonald's closing all restaurants in Bolivia as nation rejects fast food

Tags: food, business, culture

Anti-Published

Tags: books, business

What Is the Business of Literature?

As technology disrupts the business model of traditional publishers, the industry must imagine new ways of capturing the value of a book.

Tags: books, business, tech

McDonald's to give away 15m children's books with its food

Tags: books, business

The Self-Attribution Fallacy

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25 US Mega Corporations: Where They Rank If They Were Countries

Tags: business, politics

The Day the Movies Died

Tags: movies, business

Why Do So Many Designs or Products Look The Same?

Tags: business, culture

Gates sends angry e-mail, sounds just like a customer

Tags: computers, business, humor

The Management Myth

Tags: business, science