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Technical Difficulties

Technical Difficulties

The Day of the Glitch highlighted the alarming amount of our infrastructure that is vulnerable.

 
The Dumber Side of Smart

The Dumber Side of Smart

Sometimes smart technology is pretty dumb.

 
Blindsided by Bad Ideas

Blindsided by Bad Ideas

It turns out that there is such a thing as a bad idea.

 
See No Evil, Hear No Evil

See No Evil, Hear No Evil

The music industry’s Kill Bill mentality.

 
The Price of Privacy

The Price of Privacy

Everyone’s privacy has a price.

 
No Accounting for Taste

No Accounting for Taste

For those with less adventurous appetites—or just a healthy instinct for self-preservation—novelty flavors beg a simple question: Why would anyone make these?

 
Evil Afternoons

Evil Afternoons

Evil is easier after lunch.

 
Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday mornings will never be the same.

 
The Name Game

The Name Game

An identity crisis in the NFL.

 
Working for the Weekend

Working for the Weekend

Is it time to reassess the 9-to-5 grind?

 
Lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Even bad restaurants can teach us a thing or two about running a business.

 
Don’t Fly Angry

Don’t Fly Angry

Airline complaints go digital.

 
The Political Climate

The Political Climate

Looking at climate change as a risk management issue, rather than just debate fodder for partisan squabbling.

 
Outsourcing Our Humanity

Outsourcing Our Humanity

The risk of automating our humanity.

 
Walking, Chewing Gum

Walking, Chewing Gum

We all know how hard it is to walk and chew gum at same time, but walking and texting is even harder.