LET'S JUST SAY IT: THE IPAD DESPERATELY NEEDS A KICKSTAND

Other tablets have Apple's tablet beat in precisely one area. Won't Apple-or somebody-fix that? Over the past week, I've been using...

APAC CONSUMER SENTIMENT TAKES A WILD RIDE

Business expectations have been trending sideways, posing a negative spillover risk for households.

 
 
 

MINNESOTA VIKINGS REACH .500 MARK, BUT ZIMMER'S TEAM NEEDS TO SHED DEFEATIST TENDENCIES

A 3-3 record heading into bye week represents a good jumping off point for the Minnesota Vikings as they head into the most critical...

MILLENNIALS PULL CRYPTO OUT OF THE SHADOWS IN INDIA

Not long ago there was a ban on banks dealing with virtual currencies. Now the industry itself wants to be regulated and is harnessing...

 
 
 

CONCERNS ABOUT DIVERSITY AS BLACK STAFF MEMBERS LEAVE CONGRESS

Low pay, a high cost of living and an insulated culture make it hard for Black aides to build a career in Congress.

BIDEN'S PLANS RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT WHAT U.S. CAN OR CANNOT AFFORD TO DO

Democrats are debating whether doing nothing will cost more than doing something to deal with climate change, education, child care,...

 
 
 

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS SUPERSTAR PATRICK MAHOMES IS ON PACE FOR 23 INTERCEPTIONS

With eight interceptions through six games, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is on pace to equal his combined interception total...

IATSE VICE PRESIDENT BELIEVES TENTATIVE DEAL WILL BE 'OVERWHELMINGLY RATIFIED'

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Michael Miller, of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, about a deal they struck...

 
 
 

AT AXEL SPRINGER, POLITICO'S NEW OWNER, ALLEGATIONS OF SEX, LIES AND A SECRET PAYMENT

A high-flying German media giant is ahead on digital media but seems stuck in the past when it comes to the workplace and deal-making.

DIGITAL CUSTOMER SERVICE: CHATBOTS ARE TO QUANTITY WHAT HUMANS ARE TO QUALITY

In a way, customer service and the principles behind it are timeless. A business builds a product or offers a service, consumers have...

 
 
 

COAST GUARD: 1,200-FOOT SHIP DRAGGED CALIFORNIA OIL PIPELINE

Investigators believe a 1,200-foot cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas caught an underwater oil pipeline and pulled it across...

EXPERIENTIAL RETAILER CAMP WIDENS ITS PLAYING FIELD WITH NEW MALL STORE

Toy startup Camp is opening a new store, and guess where it is? On the site of a failed Toys R Us experiment in experiential retail.

 
 
 
Dispute resolution platform Immediation raises $3.6M AUD to expand in the U.S

DISPUTE RESOLUTION PLATFORM IMMEDIATION RAISES $3.6M AUD TO EXPAND IN THE U.S

The pandemic forced the legal profession to cobble together remote work strategies, often through a combination of video conferencing...

A RENOWNED FEMALE CRIME NOVELIST WHO WON A MILLION-EURO PRIZE IN SPAIN TURNED OUT TO BE THREE MIDDLE-AGED MEN

The writer Carmen Mola, is a pseudonym of the writers Jorge Diaz, Agustin Martinez and Antonio Mercero. Kike Rincon/Europa Press/Getty...

 
 
 
Cities seek to loosen rules on spending federal pandemic aid

CITIES SEEK TO LOOSEN RULES ON SPENDING FEDERAL PANDEMIC AID

At the Loma Verde Recreation Center south of San Diego, demolition work is underway on a $24 million project that will rebuild the...

HOW AI IS HELPING TO MAKE BREAST CANCER HISTORY

Thomas Clozel Contributor Share on Twitter Thomas Clozel, M.D ., is co-founder and CEO of Owkin , former assistant professor of clinical...

 
 
 
What stage of open-source adoption has your company reached?

WHAT STAGE OF OPEN-SOURCE ADOPTION HAS YOUR COMPANY REACHED?

Wherever you are on the spectrum of open source adoption, use this actionable model to determine your next step.

El Salvador is set to use wide range of renewable energy for crypto-currency mining, country's Hydroelectric Commission says

EL SALVADOR IS SET TO USE WIDE RANGE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR CRYPTO-CURRENCY MINING, COUNTRY'S HYDROELECTRIC COMMISSION SAYS

The world's first state to make bitcoin legal tender, El Salvador, plans to use multiple renewable-energy sources to power its crypto-mining...

 
 
 

THE WEEK IN BUSINESS: WORKERS FLEX THEIR MUSCLES

The governor of Texas bans vaccine mandates. Prices are rising quickly. And WeWork is finally going public.

Russia's non-resource-based exports will reach historic highs in 2021

RUSSIA'S NON-RESOURCE-BASED EXPORTS WILL REACH HISTORIC HIGHS IN 2021

By year's end, Russia's exports not based on resources or energy will reach a record $180 billion, Russian Export Center CEO Veronika...