By now you’ve probably read about nationwide efforts to get electors to shift their votes away from Donald Trump, about recount efforts casting doubt upon the election outcomes in key states, and about electors going rogue. But there’s...Show More Summary
Just days after putting Gurney Productions founders Scott and Deirdre Gurney on a "short, temporary leave of absence," the duo of the company behind Duck Dynasty have been pink slipped by the board and today face a fraud and breach of...Show More Summary
Last week, holiday shopping dominated a steady stream of digital marketing stats. During the last several days, the data points were more varied, providing a cornucopia of marketing intelligence. Here are 11 numbers that caught our eye: 1. Show More Summary
MONU #25 - Independent UrbanismMindaugas Reklaitis [All images courtesy of Bernd Upmeyer/MONU] Sociologist Wendy Griswold wrote in her book Cultures and Societies in a Changing World that "the social world always changes first, withShow More Summary
Nicole Friedlander has spent much of her legal career fighting fraudsters and cybercriminals on behalf of the U.S. government. After eight years with the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan, she moved to Sullivan & Cromwell LLP a few months ago to bolster the firm’s cybersecurity practice. As the former chief of the Southern District’s complex frauds and cybercrime […]
Flipboard has launched another native ad unit that lets brands promote multiple pieces of branded content or traditional advertising simultaneously in a carousel. The format, which the mobile magazine is calling "Promoted Roundup," shows a main image that when clicked brings up a full story similar to editorial content on Flipboard. Show More Summary
Last month, we pointed out that that pretty much everyone agrees that TPP is dead... except that some still cling to the hope that Trump might be persuaded to carry out another swift U-turn and revivify the zombie deal. As Mike noted,...Show More Summary
The episode of the long-running game show “Jeopardy!” scheduled to air Tuesday, Dec. 13, will include the show’s first posthumous appearance by a contestant. The New York Post reports that the episode will include contestant Cindy Stowell, who died of...
I’ll admit that I haven’t been paying much attention to the Standing Rock protest. One of my main issues is “jobs” and getting America back to work and this protest seemed to be against putting America to work, so I just didn’t give it the attention that I should have. Scott Faith at Havoc Journal, […]
Maria Korsnick The Nuclear Energy Institute’s chief operating officer, Maria Korsnick, made the following statement in response to a Bloomberg News report today that President-elect Donald Trump’s advisers “are looking at ways in which the U.S. Show More Summary
Aliens Are Mining Energy From The Surface Of Tabby’s Star, Study Claims Sam D, December 5, 2016 (Science World Report) “The Tabby's Star may be dimming because an alien civilization is mining energy from its surface…Known officiallyShow More Summary
Market Data: Home Energy Management; Home Energy Reports, Digital Tools, Standalone HEM, and Networked HEM 4Q 2016 (Navigant Research) “Home energy management (HEM) is a broad market segment covering technologies and services that consumers...Show More Summary
100% renewable grid not just feasible, but “reliable, robust and stable” Sophie Vorrath, 9 December 2016 (REnew Economy) “…[A]nother study has affirmed that Australia could – and should – shift to a 100 per cent renewable energy grid…[The...Show More Summary
Electric Car Charging Network Planned Across Europe; BMW, Ford, and Volkswagen among manufacturers joining forces to facilitate electric vehicle use Liz Miller, December 5, 2016 (Santa Monica Observer) “…BMW, Ford Motor Company, Daimler...Show More Summary
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Nominations for Retail Produce Manager Awards must be submitted by Jan. 6. The criteria for the awards includes innovative merchandising, customer satisfaction, commitment to fresh produce, and community service, according to a newsShow More Summary
It was a night of NFL, finales and Christmas cheer in primetime on Thursday – but if you were Thursday Night Football, it wasn't a whole lot of ho-ho-ho to be had. The Kansas City Chiefs 21-13 win over the Oakland Raiders may be the...Show More Summary
Louis C.K.’s dramedy Horace and Pete is heading to Hulu. In its first-ever deal with Louis C.K., the digital service has acquired the exclusive streaming rights to the Emmy- and Gotham Award-nominated series. Louis C.K. originally launched Horace and Pete on his website where viewers would play to watch it. Show More Summary
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The air date has been set for January 25, 2017.