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Photo by Flickr user Elliott Brown McDonald’s has been battling a chronic image problem that they hope to erase with the continued introduction of healthier and more relevant menu options. The fast food giant, the Associated Press writes, has been...
A leaked internal spreadsheet from Time, Inc. shows that the company assigned writers different scores for various criteria, including their value to advertisers. Gawker’s Hamilton Nolan published the spreadsheet today with a statement from Anthony...
Photo by Flickr user Keith Allison With the kickoff of NFL’s regular season less than three weeks away, CBS Sports’ lead analyst and former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms announced on Monday that he is considering calling the Washington...
Photo by Flickr user Andy Melton Finnish-based mobile technology giant Nokia and researchers at Queen Mary University of London are dreaming up a way to turn ambient noise into a power source for the cellphones of tomorrow. In a press release...
MONROVIA, LIBERIA – AUGUST 16: A family (C), leaves an Ebola isolation center after a mob forced open the gates of the facility in the West Point slum on August 16, 2014 in Monrovia, Liberia. A crowd of several hundred people, chanting,...
Listen to Dan Chiasson read “The Flume” from his new collection “Bicentennial.” The Flume Here we go up again, up again, the mountain The men who have assembled it for years Assembled yesterday, so that you and I Headed who...