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– Jun 7, 2019, 11:06 AM
Financial troubles have forced Maker Media, the company behind crafting publication MAKE: magazine as well as the science and art festival Maker Faire, to lay off its entire staff of 22 and pause all operations. TechCrunch was tipped off to Maker…
Francine Hardaway #BlackLivesMatterWith all the $$ in SV, couldn't someone bail it out?
Good Saturday morning. ⚡ Breaking: President Trump announced on Twitter that tariffs against Mexican goods were 'indefinitely suspended' following Mexico's agreement to take stronger measures to curb immigration. Go deeper. 🎬 Today's…
When Michael Gordon, a New York City transplant and dedicated yogi founded Bumble & Bumble in 1977, little did he know he had launched a hair empire that would spawn an array of hair products, a haircutting school, and endless fashion designer…
Wall Street Journal
– Jun 6, 2019, 2:33 AM
The millennials have come of age, but the impact of that generation on the stock-market's returns is only beginning. Can they spur better results than the baby boomers, who are entering retirement? To answer the question, The Wall Street Journal…
David H. Freedman
– Jun 5, 2019, 4:01 AM
Serving as an experimental subject in the lab of Peter Hall means eating chocolate or potato chips — as much or as little of either as you want. And there's no catch.
Francine Hardaway #BlackLivesMatterI found that when I became WFPB (whole food plant based) most of my cravings evaporated. After time, vegan cheese, made of nuts, came to market, and the hardest craving to get over became possible to satisfy.
Late in May, the Louvre closed. The museum's workers walked out, arguing that overcrowding at the home of the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo had made the place dangerous and unmanageable. “The Louvre suffocates,” the workers' union…
Francine Hardaway #BlackLivesMatterI thought this was true years ago. Must be much worse now.
– Jun 4, 2019, 2:15 AM
Independent Facebook investors voted overwhelmingly in support of proposals to fire Mark Zuckerberg as chairman and scrap the firm's share structure. According to the results of votes at Facebook's annual shareholder meeting last week, 68% of…
Francine Hardaway #BlackLivesMatterAnd why wouldn't they be, but they don't divest of the stock like we don't leave the site.