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In a quest for productivity from remote workers, companies are creating a totalitarian nightmare in which computers police employees’ every second.
As the virus pushes our finely fined, just-in-time supply chains to the breaking point with frustrating ease, it's worth asking if we should rethink how we make and service things.
Could the far future see a market for selling entire planets not too dissimilar from today's real estate market?
Numerous studies show that humans have a biological aversion to extreme unfairness and inequality, and lash out when we encounter it.
Small pharmaceutical companies are exploiting the patent system to jack up the prices of life-saving medication.
Chipotle tried to appeal to the most ardent anti-GMO activists. Now it's paying the price.
Studies into the health of workers and middle managers leads to the inescapable conclusion that today's work culture is making us miserable and unhealthy.
The American healthcare system today is a mess of paperwork and confusion. More data and smarter, fact-based decision making could improve its highly mixed outcomes.
Malware peddlers apparently have great customer service. And if you think about it, they really have to...
The anger at Marissa Meyer has nothing to do with whether her employees will have to spend more time at the office and everything with why they're being corralled into their cubicles.