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Four reasons to raise women’s pay that should make men happy

Just paying women fairly, according to one analysis of federal data, would cut the poverty rate for working women in half.

A Yeezy for all Seasons

2 days agoHumor / odd : The Hairpin

by Haley Mlotek I might have landed on a different 32 if I were not trying to incorporate fair representation from all the albums, probably, and pay tribute to all of Kanye’s evolutions. They would have looked different a year ago. They would look different if I didn’t live in New York. Show More Summary

When shareholders want to talk about pay equality, but companies don’t

Across the country, conversations about the gender pay gap are gaining prominence. In Washington, the Paycheck Fairness Act got a big push from Democrats before ultimately stalling in Congress last year. President Obama also signed two executive actions to boost pay transparency among federal contractors. Show More Summary

On Raising the Price for Vesper

Jason Snell asked me a few questions about our decision to raise the price of Vesper: Instead, we want to embrace the users who are looking for the best app, and who are willing to pay a fair price for it if they hink Vesper might be it. Show More Summary

Labor has another tax policy that looks as good as its mining tax

Labor finally has released a policy - a populist pitch to make nasty foreign multinationals pay their “fair share” of tax. As Labor leader Bill…

Joint Tax Committee: The Top 1% Receives 19% Of All Income, Pays 49% Of All Income Taxes

The Joint Committee on Taxation has released Fairness and Tax Policy (JCX-48-15): The Senate Committee on Finance has scheduled a public hearing on March 3, 2015, titled “Fairness in Taxation.” This document... describes concepts of tax equity and provides data related to the current and historical distribution of income...

Patricia Arquette's Stirring Oscars Call (and Teaching Moment) About Wage Equality

I loved Patricia Arquette's onstage Oscars comments spotlighting fair pay and the need for women to achieve equal rights. Yes, is IS "our time to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women in the United States of...Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian Pays Photoshop Pro $100,000 to Fix Selfies?!

As you probably known, Kim Kardashian loves selfies. And, in fairness, selfies have been good to her... 22 Kim Kardashian Selfies That Nearly Broke the Internet 1. Kim Kardashian: Brunette Again! View Photo Kim Kardashian is back toShow More Summary

Wearables and Smart Homes in the spotlight at the Spring Hong Kong Electronics Fair 2015

In 2014, Hong Kong’s electronics exports rose by 6 per cent to reach US $287 billion. Keen to continue this growth, the HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition) will this year pay special attention to two areas of the market offering big opportunities for retailers: wearables and smarthomes. Show More Summary

PayPal further plants its international mobile payments flag, partnering with 1,000 UK Shell gas stations

2 weeks agoTechnology : Pando Daily

Consumers around the world have finally awoken to the potential of a mobile payments-powered world. Apple Pay is getting a fair amount of credit for this fact, and perhaps rightly so, but both Starbucks and Uber deserve equal praise for their roles in conveying the magic of this technology. Show More Summary

North Lanarkshire Update

Here's an email from a regular reader with some kind words to say about recent the fight for equal pay in North Lanarkshire. I think it's fair to say that the Council's chief executive (Gavin Whitefield) and head of human resources (Iris...Show More Summary

Would You Pay $28,000 For This 1971 Nissan Bluebird 1800 SSS Coupe?

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The seller of today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Bluebird says he's testing the waters with his price, and is in no hurry to sell. We will of course let him know if he's a fair price, or if he's all wet. Read more...

Samuel Eto'o Pays £18.5m for Haunted Mansion Blighted by Curse of Tutankhamun

Up until quite recently, Samuel Eto'o was the best paid footballer in the world, so it is fair to say the former Barcelona, Internazionale, Chelsea and Everton star has a few quid. However, he might come to regret his latest extravagant...Show More Summary

Weekend Open Thread: Happy Friday the 13th, Toy Fair's a Comin'!

2 weeks agoHumor : Topless Robot

Pay attention to our Twitter feed over there on the right ----> or on Twitter. Jim Dandeneau is at Toy Fair and will be Tweeting pics throughout the weekend, with a big list Monday morning that...

Social Security: Do members of Congress pay their fair share?

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A reader going by the name DrChick3 wants to know: Do members of Congress pay into the Social Security system?

Should you pay for referrals?

Susan asks this question via the Request Line: “Should I pay people for referrals? I have a fairly new coaching practice and I’m not sure what the best way is to get people to refer other clients to me. I have a few clients so far but I always feel awkward asking them for referrals […]

Ask The Experts: I'm Underpaid And Underappreciated

Feeling trapped in a job that doesn't pay fairly, and doesn't appreciate your hard work? Stand up for yourself, or move on. Speaking up for yourself at work can be nerve racking, and when your boss agrees that you deserve a raise it certainly feels like a win. Show More Summary

Have You Ever Bought Something and Pirated It? 

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Some people are morally opposed to pirating stuff on the internet. That is fair ! (And law-abiding.) Then there are people who pirate stuff sometimes, and pay for stuff sometimes. This question is for you: Have you ever bought and pirated something? If so, why? Read more...

Tuesday Morning Open Thread: A Good Man & A Sportman

Faithful commentor Raven points out, given that my sports-related posts are not usually flattering, it’s only fair I pay due notice to the passing of a professional sportsman who lived up to the higher goals: former UNC Coach Dean Smith. Here’s Coach Smith’s NYTimes obituary: Dean Smith, who built the University of North Carolina men’s [Read more...]

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