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Startup Hero: Gesche Haas & Senate Zero: Kirsten Gillibrand

August 19, 2014 UPDATED: September 2, 2014 Senator Kirsten Gillibrand spoke out about some of her male counterparts who noticed her weight  with unkind phrases like:  “Good thing you’re working out, because you wouldn’t want to get porky!” Her response: “Thanks, a—hole.” A southern congressman once held Gillibrand’s arm...

Well Funded Fraud Throughout the Ages: C. David Heymann

August 31, 2014 This site likes nothing more than when a fraud is exposed; and, David Cay Johnston's piece in Newsweek exposes how some in the publishing world turned a blind eye to now deceased best-selling author C. David Heymann's penchant for fabrication. In May 2012, Heymann fell...

We’ll Have What He’s Having: Market Basket CEO

August 28, 2014 Steven Senne | AP Market Basket meat manager Bob Dietz, raises his arms in celebration after watching a televised speech by restored CEO Arthur T. Demoulas, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Chelsea. As a CEO you know you're doing something right when your employees revolt...

Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ) DePuy Synthes Class I Recall

August 28, 2014 #JNJ #Recall #DePuy Synthes Johnson & Johnson DePuy Synthes Class I Recall 3D Printing (like on the image above)  has been used for years in surgery when making Medical Models that cast an image of a patient's head to help in pre-surgery planning of difficult cases; and, one...

#AskIslamicState Are Algorithms Unethically being Blamed for Censorship?

August 22, 2014 UPDATED: #AskIslamicState #CalamityWillBefallUS on Twitter Below original story UPDATED: September 10, 2014 with additional analytic information comparing Google, Bing and Yahoo! Trending on Twitter for a while, the hashtag #womenshould, behind the very popular awareness campaign from UN Women, cast doubt on the Google autocomplete algorithm.  Originally #Ferguson was not trending on...