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3 pandemic trends to watch as the digging-out phase begins
This week, states are starting to ease up on lockdown orders. Here’s what we’re following.
• April 28, 2020
Shake Shack sends its coronavirus relief loan back to the kitchen
The burger chain extinguished the PR flames, but other big businesses might take a turn on the grill.
• April 21, 2020
Forget DIY crafts. Rural Colorado is trying out DIY broadband
Project Thor wants to smash the digital divide to smithereens.
• April 21, 2020
Zuckerberg makes the first move in his chess match with regulators
Over the weekend, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined his hopes for the future of internet regulation, and by Monday Facebook had begun rebranding.
• April 2, 2019
The FTC is finally cracking down on fake Amazon reviews
The FTC has issued a $12.8 fine on a shady supplement company for paying for fake reviews on Amazon.
• February 28, 2019
Collibra and its data governance competitors are the real winners of GDPR
Collibra, a data governance startup, raised $100m at a $1B valuation as more companies seek help for GDPR compliance.
• January 30, 2019
Altria bought a 35% stake in Juul, and it’s been a headache for the cig giant ever since
Altria’s major investment into Juul has been a headache from the get-go, and now the FDA is out for blood.
• January 25, 2019
There’s no such thing as a free internet
New York-based company Intersection continues to expand their free Wi-Fi kiosks, hedging their bets on an ad-based internet.
• May 16, 2018
Despite sketchy science, biotech companies are lining up to get into your genes
After the price of gene testing dropped, new companies cropped up to offer more than 75,000 different genetic tests -- and the medical community is struggling to keep up.
• May 9, 2018
Net neutrality is on the chopping block
Donald Trump just appointed two long-time opponents to the FCC’s rules.
• November 22, 2016
Everyone is baking — and entrepreneurs are rising up to meet the demand
The restaurant owner who asked for 1-star Yelp reviews
The worst sales promotion in history
Why nobody ever wins the car at the mall
How small business owners survived the Great Recession
New business ideas and the best way to capitalize.
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