• By Fast Company   -   May 22, 2019

    THESE ARE THE BEST CITIES TO LIVE IN IF YOU LIKE LIVING NEAR A PARK

    Congratulations to Washington, D.C., where 98% of people now live at most a 10-minute walk from green space. In the middle of the last...

    Volume, Green, Volumes, Impact
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    HERE'S A GLIMPSE OF THE SOCIAL GAMES PLAYED BY AMAZON WAREHOUSE WORKERS

    Employees at Amazon fulfillment centers can race to compete tasks-in the guise of dragons if they choose. I got a glimpse of a game...

    Jobs, Job, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    7 COMPANIES TOOK OUT A FULL-PAGE NYT AD AGAINST ABORTION BANS

    “As women, and business leaders, we support the right to choose today and every day,” they wrote. If you're looking for a strong female...

    Rights, New York, Right, Business, Companies, Ads, Company, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    URBAN OUTFITTERS TRIES TO STAY RELEVANT WITH AN $88 MONTHLY RENTAL SERVICE

    This is a big move for a heritage company that first launched in 1970. Watch out Rent the Runway! Urban Outfitters, Inc. is coming...

    Service, Services, Companies, Rent, Company, Heritage, Moving, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    NYT EDITOR PREDICTS ALMOST ALL NEWSPAPERS WILL DIE IN 5 YEARS

    Dean Baquet has a depressing outlook for the local media landscape. Billionaire owners may be the only hope. New York Times executive...

    World, New York, Futures, Media, Future, Medias, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    AIRBNB AND 23ANDME WANT YOU TO TAKE A “HERITAGE VACATION”

    Remember where you came from. If you use the popular genetic testing service 23andMe to find out where your ancestors hailed from,...

    Travels, Travel, Service, Companies, Company, Heritage, Services, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    SNOOP DOGG'S WEED MEDIA COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW AD AGENCY WITH EX-VICE EXECS

    Gram x Gram is a cannabis-specific ad and branding agency aiming to both build weed brands and help mainstream marketers tap into the...

    Media, Companies, Building, Ads, Medias, Company, Market, Marketing, Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    NEW COKE RETURNS WITH STRANGER THINGS: HERE'S HOW TO GET YOUR LIMITED-EDITION CAN

    Coca-Cola's failed experiment is back thanks to Netflix's hit TV show. On April 23, 1985, The Coca-Cola Company launched a big experiment....

    World, Companies, Company, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    CHECK OUT THESE GORGEOUS RARE AMPHIBIANS, BECAUSE THEY MIGHT SOON BE EXTINCT

    Around 40% of all known species, or 3,200 types of amphibians, are now at risk of extinction. A new book is trying to draw attention...

    Gold, Search, Impact
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    THIS IS HOW SESAME STREET IS TACKLING THE RISING NUMBER OF KIDS IN FOSTER CARE

    The number of children in foster care has been rising for five years straight. So Sesame Street has introduced Karli, a new Muppet...

    Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    JAMIE OLIVER'S RESTAURANTS ARE BANKRUPT-1,000 EMPLOYEES LET GO

    The celebrity chef's restaurant groups has entered into administration. Being a celebrity chef isn't always enough to make ends meet....

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    TEXAS LEGISLATURE VOTES TO “SAVE CHICK-FIL-A” FROM PERCEIVED RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

    LGBTQ groups say the latest religious liberty bill will lead to anti-gay discrimination. Frantic over fried chicken, the Texas House...

    Right, Housing, House, Rights, Council, Companies, Savings, Company, News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    JUSTIN BIEBER IS LAUNCHING A “SELF-CARE” DEODORANT WITH SCHMIDT'S

    The brand described the special-edition deodorant as “inspired by the idea of self-care and being present.” The biggest proof that...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    AFTER WHATSAPP HACK, NSO FACES SCRUTINY FROM FACEBOOK AND UK PUBLIC PENSION FUND

    Facebook is examining its legal options and a U.K. pension fund is asking questions amid ongoing lawsuits against the Israeli firm...

    Videos, Rights, Video, Fund, Legal, London, Right, Tech
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    ALIBABA'S COLOSSAL INFLUENCE, VISUALIZED IN 9 ART PROJECTS

    Like any incomprehensibly huge e-commerce platform, Alibaba can feel like a separate, virtual world unto itself. If you're reading...

    World, China, Companies, Company, Co.Design
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    SEE THE FIRST PHOTOS OF ZAHA HADID'S CONTROVERSIAL WORLD CUP STADIUM HERE

    The 2022 World Cup is still a few years away, but the first venue has opened. Designed by the late British-Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid...

    World, Sport, Region, Sports, Location, Co.Design
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    HERE'S WHY DRESSBARN IS SHUTTERING ALL 650 OF ITS STORES

    What other mall chains are left? We're in peak retail apocalypse. More than 6,000 store closures have been announced so far in 2019,...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    7 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR GOALS ON TRACK

    Read and journal often, and detox distractions. Anyone can make a list of goals. But only a few learn how to be disciplined enough...

    Work Life
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    WE NEED A NEW LANGUAGE TO DISCUSS DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

    The current conversation pushes us to perceive diversity and inclusion as lack. I propose we rewrite the narrative of human symphony. My...

    Building, Work Life
  • By Fast Company   -   May 21, 2019

    THIS GORGEOUS OFFICE IS LIKE WORKING IN A FOREST

    A beautiful, healthy workplace feels a lot like working outside. Offices are terrible places, if for no other reason than they pull...

    Places, Building, Co.Design