• By Fast Company   -   Dec 15, 2018

    AMAZON AND WALMART ADD MORE ROBOTS, BUT INSIST THEY WON'T TERMINATE JOBS

    Companies like Amazon and Walmart say their automation efforts will lead to new jobs, but critics worry about the humans who could...

    Tech, Companies, Jobs, Company, Job
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 15, 2018

    WHY BEING A MANAGER IS A CAREER CHANGE, NOT A PROMOTION

    This Buffer engineer shares some of the surprising lessons and takeaways of transitioning from an individual contributor to a manager. Almost...

    Management, Careers, Career, Work Life
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 15, 2018

    FACEBOOK'S BUILDING 8 RESEARCH LAB IS NO MORE

    It's not easy to translate DARPA's fabled principles into world-changing successes. Business Insider's Rob Price is reporting on the...

    Business, World, Building, Tech
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    TOP 5 ADS OF THE WEEK: RYAN REYNOLDS SIPS HIS GIN WITH TONGUE IN CHEEK

    The tears of the Deadpool actor power his gin, a horrifically human Xmas tree, and Sandy Hook Promise marks six years. Back i n July...

    Technology, Ads, Land, Technologies, Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    NOTE TO CORD-CUTTERS: NETFLIX TOPS HULU AND AMAZON WHEN IT COMES TO IMDB HITS

    A new analysis from MoffettNathanson looks at where you can stream the most popular shows of all time. Americans tend to have fiercely...

    Services, Service, Analysis, Video, Future, Videos, Futures, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    TUMBLR'S NSFW CASTAWAYS ARE FLOCKING TO THESE LIFEBOATS AS A BAN LOOMS

    Existing networks, new projects, and emergency archives are all offering refuge for Tumblr posts and blogs that might get banned on...

    Services, Companies, Company, Service, Tech
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    THIS INTERACTIVE MAP SHOWS HOW WRONG WE PICTURE THE WORLD

    Watch the Mercator projection that we all know morph into the true map. The maps we use to navigate planet Earth, to tell us what's...

    World, New York, Impact
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    CALIFORNIA JUST DECIDED TO MOVE TO 100% ELECTRIC CITY BUSES

    The state's clean air agency just issued a new rule to push cities to transition faster. A decade from now, city transit agencies in...

    Buy, Moving, Impact
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    REPORT: JOHNSON & JOHNSON KNEW ITS BABY POWDER HAD ASBESTOS FOR DECADES

    Baby powder + carcinogens are a bad mix. Last year, a jury awarded a California woman $417 million when she developed ovarian cancer...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    PRADA MADE BLACKFACE MONKEY TRINKETS AND DIDN'T KNOW THEY WERE RACIST

    Prada quickly pulled the offending charm. But the question is, why didn't anyone at Prada recognize how racist they were? I want to...

    Decoration, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    KEVIN REILLY WILL OVERSEE CONTENT AT WARNERMEDIA'S NEW STREAMING APP

    The veteran TV exec with a strong track record in the youth market will help AT&T compete with its rivals in the streaming wars. WarnerMedia's...

    Youth, Services, Service, Market, Marketing, Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    CBS GIVES A WHOPPING 1/6TH OF MOONVES' SEVERANCE TO ANTI-SEXUAL HARASSMENT GROUPS

    We'd call that a good start. As news breaks about CBS's secret $9.5M settlement with Eliza Dushku over charges of sexual harassment,...

    Creativity, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    BRITISH INDUSTRY WATCHDOG BANS SEXIST STEREOTYPES IN ADVERTISING

    A new Advertising Standards Association code reflects what smart brands already know: Sexism doesn't sell. The dopey dad who doesn't...

    Housing, Industries, Marketing, House, Industry, Advertising, Market, Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    61 AMAZING INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORES WORTH SUPPORTING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

    They don't own Whole Foods, but they do sell books! As Groucho Marx once said, outside of a dog, books are man's best friend. Inside...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    THIS IS WHAT YOU NEED TO DO TO OVERCOME NEGATIVE SELF-TALK

    Speaking failures are memorable. But fixating on them isn't going to help you be a better presenter. What goes through your mind when...

    Work Life
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    THIS AI CAN SEE IN TOTAL DARKNESS

    It can even image tissue inside of your body. MIT engineers have found a way to use AI to reveal objects in total darkness -even transparent...

    Co.Design
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    THIS FUNNY VIDEO SUGGESTS MAXIMIZING YOUR PRODUCTIVITY IS RUINING YOUR LIFE

    Sure, we all want to get the most out of our time, but this satirical motivation video suggests that it comes at a high cost. What:...

    Videos, Video, Creativity
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    ROBINHOOD'S NEW CHECKING AND SAVING ACCOUNTS RAISE CONCERNS FROM SIPC

    SIPC does not, in fact, insure checking and savings accounts. Robinhood, a brokerage app popular among millennials, announced the launch...

    Savings, Insurances, Insurance, News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER FACEBOOK SCANDAL: BUG GAVE ACCESS TO UNPOSTED PHOTOS

    Whoops again. Facebook today tried to quietly announce a bug it discovered on its platform. Essentially, between September 13 to September...

    News
  • By Fast Company   -   Dec 14, 2018

    ARE YOU MAKING ONE OF THESE 4 COMMON BUSINESS WRITING MISTAKES?

    From using the wrong tone to burying the message, professional writing coaches share the most common-and serious-business writing mistakes...

    Business, Work Life