• By Fast Company   -   Aug 14, 2018

    NEW LAW PROHIBITS GOVERNMENT FROM USING ZTE, HUAWEI GEAR

    Some government contractors that already rely on ZTE and Huawei tech will be greatly affected by the new law. The ban comes as an addendum...

    Government, Tech, News, Technology
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, SOCIALISM IS NOW MORE POPULAR THAN CAPITALISM

    It's not just that socialism is more popular: opinions of capital among people under 30 is at their lowest point in years. Not even...

    Opinion, Healthcare, New York, Ideas
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    ACROSS SILICON VALLEY, CITIES MAY TAX BIG TECH TO HELP STRUGGLING RENTERS

    San Francisco, East Palo Alto, and Google's home of Mountain View are each putting housing assistance proposals on the November ballot. The...

    Tech, Taxes, Tax, House, Housing, Rent, Leadership
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    HOW CODE PLATOON IS RETOOLING VETERANS FOR TECHNICAL CAREERS

    Former derivatives trader Rod Levy hoped to become the technical founder of his own VC-backed startup but wound up launching something...

    Traders, Trader, Career, Careers, Derivatives, Sector, Fast Company Magazine
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    SOURCES: THRILLIST EXECS LOCKED STRIKING WORKERS OUT OF SLACK, EMAIL, AND BUILDING

    Staff at the media company didn't go to work today, and now their Slack and email accounts have reportedly been deactivated. Today,...

    Media, Company, Medias, Companies, Action, Actions, Building, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    FACEBOOK'S CONTROVERSIAL MESSENGER KIDS APP MAKES IT EASIER FOR LITTLE BFFS TO CONNECT

    Thankfully, some parental involvement is still required. Facebook's Messenger Kids , the social media site's controversial chat app...

    Medias, Media, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    ARE WALMART'S STREAMING PLANS TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE?

    The rumors of the real-world retail giant's imminent foray into streaming media do not suggest that Walmart will be all smiles when...

    Service, Services, World, Marketing, Market, Media, Medias, Entertainment
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    RETAIL APOCALYPSE WATCH: OFFICE DEPOT IS NOW MOONLIGHTING AS A COWORKING SPACE

    Now you can pull up to Office Depot and work alongside real office supplies. In the latest sign of the ongoing retail apocalypse, Office...

    Job, Jobs, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THESE CHARITY EXPERIMENTS SUCCESSFULLY NUDGE PEOPLE TO GIVE MORE

    A few simple tricks-like telling people how close they are to their giving goal-prompts an enormous increase in donations. More Americans...

    Actions, Action, Ideas
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THE IN-N-OUT OF MEATLESS-BURGERS? MONTY'S BECKONS CURIOUS CARNIVORES

    What started as a vegan Coachella pop-up now has an L.A. outpost: Monty's Good Burger serves up gooey, juicy Impossible Burger creations...

    Leadership, Most Innovative Companies
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THERE ARE 4 TYPES OF MOTIVATION-HERE'S WHAT EACH DOES TO YOUR BRAIN

    We can't always engineer motivation, but by understanding the forces behind it, we can learn to identify how we work best. Motivation...

    Management, Leadership
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THIS SHORT FILM DEPICTS THE IMPOSSIBLE STANDARDS ACTRESSES FACE

    The BBC film stars Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey, Felicity Jones, and many more, in roles they've unfortunately been training for their...

    Careers, Career, Entertainment
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THRILLIST STAFF REFUSES TO WORK AS UNION CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS SPUTTER

    The food and culture website has been in contract negotiations with its parent company, Group Nine Media, for over a year. Employees...

    New York, Company, Media, Companies, Medias, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    YOGA PANTS OFFICIALLY BECAME THE NEW DENIM TODAY-JUST ASK LEE AND WRANGLER

    VF Corp is spinning off its denim brands to focus on activewear. For years, we've seen how Americans are ditching their jeans for stretchy,...

    Trends, Trend, Technology
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THIS MILLENNIAL DREAM HOME IS DESIGNED AROUND SUCCULENTS

    The house features a two-story greenhouse, which will appeal to the growing number of young people who are eschewing kids for houseplants. The...

    House, Housing, Co.Design
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    HOW ONE YOUNG WOMAN IS HELPING REUNITE IMMIGRANT FAMILIES-AND WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP

    “We just saw something that needed to be fixed and tried to do it,” says Zoe Van Tieghem. Zoë Van Tieghem isn't a lawyer-and she doesn't...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    ELON MUSK FINALLY REVEALS THE BIG SECRET FUNDERS WHO WILL TAKE TESLA PRIVATE

    It's still unclear whether the Saudi Public Investment Fund is even interested. This morning, Tesla CEO Elon Musk finally let us in...

    Investment, Investments, Invest, Fund, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    IT TOOK AN 11-YEAR-OLD HACKER JUST 10 MINUTES TO CHANGE ELECTION RESULTS ON FLORIDA'S WEBSITE

    Experts successfully took over digital voting machines, some of which are still in use, using a variety of vulnerabilities that allowed...

    Security, News, Technology
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    THE DNC'S LEGAL TEAM JUST SUBPOENAED WIKILEAKS ON TWITTER

    You've been tweet-served. In a case sure to give “slide into my DMs” a whole new meaning, WikiLeaks just got subpoenaed via Twitter.

    Legal, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Aug 13, 2018

    NETFLIX CFO DAVID WELLS IS STEPPING DOWN

    Wells has been in the role since 2010. Netflix is on the hunt for a new chief financial officer. The company announced today that its...

    Company, Companies, News