One of a product manager’s more difficult tasks is delivering the message when something in the product’s development doesn’t go according plan or to stakeholder expectations. When things go wrong, we all know what can happen to the messenger. But … The post How to communicate roadmap changes no one wants to hear appeared first on UserTesting Blog.
After "the longest negotiation in SAG-AFTRA history," voice actors affiliated with acting guild SAG-AFTRA began a strike affecting video game publishers and developers, starting today, October 21. Any game in production that has not hired voice actors before February 17, 2015, will be part of the strike. Show More Summary
Multinational production has become one of the most important means by which firms serve foreign markets. This column examines the role of multinational firms in aggregate business cycle transmission. The results suggest that the combined...Show More Summary
China's oil imports are increasing, while the country's oil production has fallen. These two developments will create more geopolitical problems for Beijing energy planners, including over reliance on foreign oil from some of the word's most troubled hot spots, including South Sudan, Nigeria, Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Angola, Russia, Venezuela and others.
Advanced 3-D printing promises to redefine manufacturing in critical industries such as aerospace, transportation and defense, and now, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is exploring the use of 3-D printing to achieve unprecedented flexibility in producing "on-demand" targets for testing how materials behave under extreme conditions.
Algae with altered intracellular signaling have increased oil yields, report scientists. This finding may represent a way to make algae better oil producers without sacrificing growth
Brookwood Farms, Inc. in Siler City, NC recalled approximately 126,570 pounds of pulled pork products Thursday due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). Show More Summary
Posted by Sharat Shroff, Product Manager When it comes to cloud-based applications, traditional debugging tools are slow and cumbersome for production systems. When an issue occurs in production, engineers inspect the logs and try to reproduce the problem in a non-production environment. Show More Summary
Originally published on Green Building Elements Made from consumer paper products, cellulose insulation typically contains about 85 percent recycled content. Using this green building material can effectively lower the carbon footprint of your home or business property. Show More Summary
Two of the most well-known names in vacuum cleaners have ended a two-year legal battle over just how much their products suck, the AP reports. Dyson, the British technology company known for its upscale vacuums, and SharkNinja Operating LLC, a Massachusetts-based company known for its infomercials and lower-priced vacuums, had...
Burn This, the Broadway revival of the Landford Wilson play that was to be a starring vehicle for Jake Gyllenhaal and the first production in the refurbished Hudson Theatre after five decades, has been postponed. Producers Stacey Mindich and Jessica R. Show More Summary
Google's new pop-up shop in New York City, which is located at 96 Spring Street in SoHo, has a lot of cool products. But none of them are actually for sale in the store. Here's a look at what's inside. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »
With NYC Film Green, New York City broke ground this week on a first-of-its-kind sustainability initiative in citywide film and TV production—an industry that brings in $9 billion annually thanks to series like “Quantico,” “Blindspot,”...Show More Summary
Soup’s on at General Mills, Inc., which has just launched a new vegan product line under its Progresso brand: Good Natured Soups, which are loaded with beans, lentils, and... The post General Mills Nabs PETA Award for New Line of Hearty Vegan Soups appeared first on PETA.
When Google bought the advertising network DoubleClick in 2007, Google founder Sergey Brin said that privacy would be the company’s “number one priority when we contemplate new kinds of advertising products.” And, for nearly a decade, Google did in fact keep DoubleClick’s...
This week’s roundup of casting highlights gives you the chance to become the Disney prince or princess you’ve always dreamed of. Hong Kong Disneyland, as well as Shanghai Disney Resort, is casting talented performers to portray Disney’s many iconic characters. Show More Summary
For European Wind Industry, Offshore Projects Are Booming; As Europe’s wind energy production rises dramatically, offshore turbines are proliferating from the Irish Sea to the Baltic Sea. It’s all part of the European Union’s strongShow More Summary
Estheticians are like the gurus of healthy, beautiful skin. They are taught how to rejuvenate the skin, recommend skin care products, and perform procedures like laser hair removal. Estheticians that are also well-versed in natural procedures take their jobs one step further, focusing on their client’s inner health as well. Show More Summary
Roger Goodell is not having a great week. He’s off in the U.K. promoting the NFL’s sub-par football product by way of a team whose kicker was revealed this week to have written “I abused my wife” in journal entries from 2013. Read more...