When our government is not in charge of something, it inserts itself into the enterprise, as is the case with the FDA's recent attempt to halt the sale of 23andMe DNA tests. Our government looked around the value-added business of personal genetic diagnostics and decided one thing was missing: government did not have a say-so.
Post by The Stir Bloggers. The following is a post from our sponsor, MomAssembly. Parenting books are great, but moms are a tired, busy bunch -- who has time to read a chapter at a time, let alone finish the whole thing? That’s why veteran...Show More Summary
Hobby Lobby's "religious values" don't extend to objecting to "family planning" and forced abortions in China. H/T Armando According to David Green, the owner of Hobby Lobby: "We're Christians, and we run our business on Christian principles. Show More Summary
We hold no illusions that college sports is a billion-dollar business, one whose own needs typically trump our own, correct?
Today marks the official launch date of F-Secure KEY. (Our new password assistant application.)But we're guessing that it hardly feels like an especially busy day for product manager Juha Torkkel. He's been in full gear ever since Mikko Tweeted about KEY's "soft" launch one week ago.Which then didn't turn out to be so soft. Show More Summary
One of the common themes in education ‘reform’ is that teacher performance can be improved by being more like a business (though hopefully not 23andMe?), as Bill Gates stated: At Microsoft, we believed in giving our employees the best chance … Continue reading ?
We've all been taught to think logically and rationally in our business decisions. After all, we're humans and our conscious, logical mind is under our control. We should use it appropriately. Look around you. You'll see many examples...Show More Summary
Last month, we were busy geeking out over the incredibly fun, charmingly 8-bit iOS and Android game, Fist of Awesome. A time traveling, bear punching adventure inspired by titles like Final Fight and Golden Axe, it’s a great game that had us hooked… especially with its catchy soundtrack.
We're happy to present this excerpt from one of our favorite sites, HowAboutWe. With the holidays being a busy traveling season, you may just end up sitting next to your soul mate on the airplane. Check out these four stories of howShow More Summary
There is an opportunity for President Barack Obama to begin rolling back our Cuba sanctions policy by finding a bank willing to do business with Cuba so that hundreds of thousands of Cubans can spend the holidays with their families....Show More Summary
We’ve heard how Big Data is transforming various industries, and how it can affect the fortunes of big businesses, but very few actually specify how Big Data is transforming the world and people’s lives. To illustrate this, WhoIsHostingThis.com has created … Continue reading ?
Sure-Shot Game Calls, manufacturer of the world champion Yentzen duck call, has selected Gallup Media Marketing as their agency of record for public relations services. “As we continue to expand our business, we reached out to Gallup Media Marketing...
As the 2013 calendar year winds down, we here at Children Mending Hearts (CMH) are preparing to wrap up our fall semester of programming. It's been a very busy semester with CMH Global Arts programs in session at six sites with 17 classes between them. Show More Summary
Maybe now we'll all get thousands of double taps on our Instagram photos, all thanks to Kim Kardashian!! The self-proclaimed selfie queen took time out of her busy schedule to educate thousands on how to take the perfect selfie with her bestie Brittny Gastineau! It's like, Selfie 101! Kimmy said: "Rule number one is that you always need [...]
Hobby Lobby's "religious values" don't extend to objecting to "family planning" and forced abortions in China. David Green, the owner of Hobby Lobby, has said: We're Christians, and we run our business on Christian principles. I've always...Show More Summary
Our other site, Bizopy, got a brief mention in this article in Business Insider: Suddenly, Upworthy Clones Are Everywhere And Millions Of People Are?
Some proposals might come to pass. Others? Don't hold your breath. It has become a ritual during the State of the Union address each January: As President Obama talks about small business as “the foundation of our economy,” the cameras pan to Michelle Obama. Show More Summary
“What we know,” said President Obama to a business group a few days ago, “is hat our—our fiscal problems are not short-term deficits. Our discretionary budget, that portion of the federal budget that isn’t defense or Social SecurityShow More Summary
I am Co-founder and Director of The Shop for Change, a startup social enterprise creating “A marketplace for good”. Our customers trade directly with small and micro-enterprises that support communities with limited access to basic human needs, including Tibetan refugees in India, rural artisans in Peru and disadvantaged Cambodian communities. Show More Summary
Wendy Sherman's negotiations ended up with North Korea developing a nuclear weapon, why should we expect a better outcome with Iran?