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#Fakecomments: A Reddit scandal

Companies pay money for people posing as genuine users to promote their work or shift public opinion. Huh, ya think you know a site...

The Hustle • February 27, 2017

This film might just save the planet

And no, we’re not talking about a movie.

The Hustle • February 10, 2017

Greenlight: The debit card for kids

The company is offering parents cash-free control.

The Hustle • February 6, 2017

NYC restaurants are ghosting us

See, Leafage is just one of the “ghost restaurants” created by the company Green Summit, each with its own unique menu and branding, all operating out of the same kitchen in New York.

Lindsey Quinn • January 23, 2017

Montenegro: the country that exports domain names

Not your typical economy for a country of 600k people.

The Hustle • January 11, 2017

The golden era of hedge funds is over

The wealth creation and compensation is gone. So is the mystique.

The Hustle • January 4, 2017

Netflix makes directors an offer they can’t refuse

And it can create a bit of a sticky situation for directors.

The Hustle • December 28, 2016

Apple’s license to steal

Thanks to some legal jargon, if your app is on the App Store, it’s pretty much theirs.

The Hustle • December 28, 2016

F.B. codes home

Zuckerberg gets back to his roots and creates AI from scratch to run his home.

The Hustle • December 20, 2016

Ramdev’s the new Richard

Whether he knows it or not, Ramdev’s company Patanjali is following the Virgin’s “challenger” brand philosophy to disrupt India's consumer market.

Lindsey Quinn • December 14, 2016

Oh yes he did: How Doyle saved Domino’s

When Patrick Doyle came on board as CEO of Domino’s Pizza in 2010 he vowed to transform the struggling pizza company into a “Technology-Enabled, Nimble, Category Disrupting Machine.” We’re not sure what that means either, but the company Doyle has re-built in the past 6 years is probably pretty close to that vision. It all […]

The Hustle • December 1, 2016

Net neutrality is on the chopping block

Donald Trump just appointed two long-time opponents to the FCC’s rules.

The Hustle • November 22, 2016

How is Arizona Iced Tea still cheaper than water?

When Arizona Iced Tea came onto the scene in 1992, the family-owned company quickly toppled industry leader, Snapple, thanks to a simple formula: never raise prices. In fact, Arizona is so committed to its 99 cent price tag that “99¢” is still printed in bold on every can to keep retailers from charging more (though […]

Kendall Baker • November 3, 2016

We’re addicted to our phones and it might not be our fault

Tristan Harris is trying to change the way companies design their addicting software and notifications

The Hustle • October 18, 2016

Stripe Announced a New Service to Pay People Immediately

Stripe is a six-year-old tech company on a mission to make digital payments as simple as possible for all businesses. And yesterday, they made some serious headway with the launch of Instant Payouts — a service that allows marketplaces currently using Stripe’s payments API to pay contract workers “within minutes.” This isn’t new, it’s just […]

Kendall Baker • September 20, 2016

Boeing’s Latest Idea for Making Air Travel Not the Absolute Worst

Getting rid of the pretzels is the first place to start.

The Hustle • September 20, 2016

Self-Driving Car Employees Are Worth About $10m… Each

And at least one online school is trying to get more of those people out into the workforce.

The Hustle • September 19, 2016

LEGO Surprisingly Wants You to Stop Buying Its Toys. Here’s Why.

Not many companies have this luxury.

The Hustle • September 7, 2016

WeWork’s New Plan to Get Out Of Its Slump: Change the Lease Terms

A recent shift in the types of leases WeWork is looking for shows the company is trying out new options.

Kendall Baker • August 19, 2016

How Sleek AF Biker Helmet Startup SKULLY Went Bankrupt

According to a recent lawsuit filed by a former SKULLY employee, the whole thing was a sham, and the Weller brothers used corporate accounts as their “personal piggy banks.”

The Hustle • August 12, 2016

Giphy Is Now Worth $300 Million, Confirming the Huge Future Potential of GIFs

The ability to incorporate advertising into our future conversations makes them worth it.

Kendall Baker • February 16, 2016

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