Netflix Creates $100M Fund to Help Creative Community

Netflix Creates $100M Fund to Help Creative Community

“Almost all television and film production has now ceased globally,” said Ted Sarandos. “Leaving hundreds of thousands of crew and cast without jobs.” Sarandos is the chief content officer for Netflix, in charge of the creative arm of the production and streaming...
Lego Earns Top Honors from Reputation Institute

Lego Earns Top Honors from Reputation Institute

For the fourth year in a row, Danish toy company Lego has topped the list of the world’s most well-reputed companies. The Reputation Institute, a company which monitors consumer perceptions and media slant in the business world, published their annual survey on the...
ISPs Sue Maine for Enacting Internet Privacy Statute

ISPs Sue Maine for Enacting Internet Privacy Statute

Four ISPs are suing the state of Maine because it is allegedly violating broadband providers’ free speech because a new law forces them to ask for their customers’ permission to sell their browser history. If you think that sounds bizarre, that probably means you’re...
U.S. Retail Sector Being Hit Hard by COVID-19

U.S. Retail Sector Being Hit Hard by COVID-19

The growing threat—and, yes, the growing panic—about novel coronavirus, known more familiarly as COVID-19, is going beyond affecting travelers. It’s harming manufacturing in China, too, and that’s harming businesses in the U.S. Eighty percent of smartphones and...
Large Seattle Employers Now Support ‘Head Tax’

Large Seattle Employers Now Support ‘Head Tax’

In 2018, the major employers in Washington fought viciously against the so-called “head tax,” a tax on large employers meant to address Seattle’s rising homelessness crisis. Amazon, the state’s third largest private employer, went so far as to threaten to abandon...
Wuhan Coronavirus Is Having a Ripple Effect on Airlines

Wuhan Coronavirus Is Having a Ripple Effect on Airlines

In 2003, when the world was wracked by both the outbreak of SARS in eastern Asia and the second Gulf War in the Middle East, global air traffic fell by a massive 19 percent. Air travel carriers in the Asia-Pacific areas lost billions in revenue and a large chunk of...
Bacon for Vegans? Impossible Foods Is Making It A Thing

Bacon for Vegans? Impossible Foods Is Making It A Thing

Impossible Foods, the company behind the viral Impossible Burger available in grocery stores, Burger King, and other restaurants, isn’t satisfied stopping there. The company’s next trick? Impossible Bacon. “We’re meant for everybody,” sayid Impossible Foods CFO David...
New Boeing CEO is Rebuilding Bridges

New Boeing CEO is Rebuilding Bridges

David Calhoun hasn’t even officially been made the CEO of Boeing yet, but he’s already hard at work trying to rebuild the bridges the company has burned in recent years. After last year’s fiascos with the 737 Max and issues with its Starliner, CEO Dennis Muilenburg...
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