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Boston Globe
Darryl Settles enjoys serving up music and southern foodand magazines on a daily basis — I’m very interested in what’s happening in the
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
and magazines on a daily basis — I’m very interested in what’s happening in the minority business community. I read Forbes, Fast Company, Inc. How’s your commute? It’s very easy, a 10- to 15-minute drive. I live at exit 17 off the Mass Pike, in... Read more
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Mashable
Boss of Facebook's secretive hardware lab out after 18 monthsWhat's This?ead of Building 8 at Facebook Regina Dugan speaks onstage during th
Mashable / Posted 12 hours ago
What's This?ead of Building 8 at Facebook Regina Dugan speaks onstage during the Fast Company Innovation Festival 2016 at Skirball Center, NYU on November 3, 2016 in New York City. Image: Brad Barket/Getty Images for Fast Company Facebook's... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Durant Making "Big Plans" For YouTube Channel As Part Of Large Investment Portfolio30 investments in his portfolio ranging from $50,000-2M, but it is his YouTube
Sports Business Daily / Posted 16 hours ago
30 investments in his portfolio ranging from $50,000-2M, but it is his YouTube channel that could have "big plans," according to a cover story by Matthew Shaer of FAST COMPANY. Durant, who ranks fourth on THE DAILY's list of the most market... Read more
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Business Wire
Saint Luke’s Health System Launches New Mobile App Powered by VenueNext to Give Patients, Visitors and Employees Easier Access to Healthcare Services from Their SmartphonesVentures and others. VenueNext has offices in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and
Business Wire / Posted 18 hours ago
Ventures and others. VenueNext has offices in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and New York. VenueNext was named one of the top ten most innovative companies in sports by Fast Company in 2015 and the recipient of a 2015 Edison Award for In... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Freelancers Are Planning For The Future Of Work Faster Than Anyone Elsewho reported being concerned that AI might eliminate their jobs within the next
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 19 hours ago
who reported being concerned that AI might eliminate their jobs within the next couple of decades. Speaking last month with Fast Company, LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman explained it this way: AI as a massive threat to jobs is still in some ways... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Freelancers Are Sick Of Being Called “Gig Workers”you’re a freelancer doesn’t signal to others that you’re a know-what-you’re-doi
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 21 hours ago
you’re a freelancer doesn’t signal to others that you’re a know-what-you’re-doing, take-no-crap professional,” wrote Fast Company contributor Suzan Bond, herself an “independent worker” (Bond’s preferred term), in 2015. “Clients too often see... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Crosswalk Of The Future Moves And Changes To Prioritize PedestriansHaque, founding partner of Umbrellium, the London-based design firm that create
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 23 hours ago
Haque, founding partner of Umbrellium, the London-based design firm that created a prototype of the new crossing, tells Fast Company via email. “As with many urban traffic interventions, they were designed largely from the perspective of... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This New Ad Campaign Shows The Faces Of Global Poverty–And Opportunityfeed, is the celebrities are indistinguishable from the homeless. “I photograph
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
feed, is the celebrities are indistinguishable from the homeless. “I photograph everyone in the same way,” Schoeller tells Fast Company. “Same lighting, same blank background, same framing, same camera, with the idea of treating everyone the same,... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Framebridge just teamed up with Target to bring custom framing to a ton more peopleso it was important validation to us that it didn’t ask that we lower our price
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
so it was important validation to us that it didn’t ask that we lower our prices for this collaboration,” Tynan tells Fast Company. Other brands have also been eager to partner with Framebridge as well. CB2, Crate & Barrel’s modern brand, now... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
We Need A Better Way To Get Lithium, The Element Powering The EV Revolutionthe growth of electric cars, we’re going to need new supplies of lithium, and n
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
the growth of electric cars, we’re going to need new supplies of lithium, and new ways of accessing them,” Snydacker tells Fast Company. Instead of evaporating the brine in large pools, Lilac’s method involves pumping the brine from the salt flats... Read more
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SportingNews
Giannis Antetokounmpo has potential to be 'best ever', Kevin Durant opinesGreek Freak has the potential to become the best basketball player of all time.
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Greek Freak has the potential to become the best basketball player of all time. Taking questions from fans and readers of Fast Company (he’s featured on the cover of the current issue of the magazine) read by his manager/business partner, Rich... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: New Hires at ASCAP, Plus Moves at BMG, Genius & MoreBeckerman's work as a composer and producer through his sound studio Man Made M
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Beckerman's work as a composer and producer through his sound studio Man Made Music has been recognized by Fast Company as one of their "Most Creative People in Business 1000" and has also been honored with ASCAP's Most Performed Themes award for 10... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This VR Exhibit Lets You Witness The Refugee Crisis Firsthandorganization, working mainly in conflict zones or post-conflict areas,” Jason C
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
organization, working mainly in conflict zones or post-conflict areas,” Jason Cone, executive director of MSF USA, tells Fast Company. “The vast majority of the patients we serve have been forcibly displaced.” The history of “Forced From Home”... Read more
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metro
Kylie Jenner doesn't use her own arm for her lip kit swatchesparticular person she calls on when she needs to take the photograph, and she’s
metro / Posted 4 days ago
particular person she calls on when she needs to take the photograph, and she’s kind of an unlikely subject. Talking to Fast Company, Kylie confessed to the fib she’s been telling fans: ‘Everyone knows when I’m releasing a product on Snapchat... Read more
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Business Wire
Veracyte Chairman and CEO Bonnie Anderson Receives Prestigious Innovation Award at Biomedical Engineering Society Annual MeetingVeracyte.” Ms. Anderson’s corporate and industry leadership have been recogniz
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Veracyte.” Ms. Anderson’s corporate and industry leadership have been recognized consistently over the past several years. Fast Company named her to its list of “100 Most Creative People in Business 2015” and the San Francisco Business Times has... Read more
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Rutland Herald
MAU a feel-good story in the VIFLthey visit Brattleboro (0-6) for the teams’ annual rivalry game. State title h
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
they visit Brattleboro (0-6) for the teams’ annual rivalry game. State title hopes? Far from realistic. MAU is keeping fast company with perennial powerhouses like Burr and Burton, Fair Haven and Bellows Falls. But this is a step in the right... Read more
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Mashable
This tool will help you find the perfect social good boost for your startupas much as 100 hours — was figuring out what accelerator to apply to," Avary Ke
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
as much as 100 hours — was figuring out what accelerator to apply to," Avary Kent, executive director of Conveners, told Fast Company. "I feel like entrepreneurs should be spending time building their businesses, not figuring out which program... Read more
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Billboard
ASCAP Elects Joel Beckerman and Rudy Pérez to Board of DirectorsMade Music, collaborating with the likes of John Williams, John Legend and the
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
Made Music, collaborating with the likes of John Williams, John Legend and the late James Horner. He has been recognized by Fast Company as one of their "Most Creative People in Business 1000" and has also been honored with ASCAP's Most Performed... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How—and why—Coach changed its name to Tapestryperson doesn’t know what LVMH is,” Chris Paradysz, industry expert and founder
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
person doesn’t know what LVMH is,” Chris Paradysz, industry expert and founder of PMX, a market analytics firm, told Fast Company. There were also important cultural and political associations, the company’s CEO, Victor Luis, suggested to... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Around The World, A New Survey Finds That Sexism Starts Earlythey are worth more than the world tells them,” says Save The Children’s presid
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
they are worth more than the world tells them,” says Save The Children’s president and CEO Carolyn Miles in an email to Fast Company. “Our findings show that we need to work on changing laws AND changing attitudes to give girls the futures they... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Does This Controversial TV Network For Vets Help Or Hurt Those Who Served?Tv fans. He then plugs Protect Our Defenders, a non-profit dedicated to ending
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
Tv fans. He then plugs Protect Our Defenders, a non-profit dedicated to ending rape and misogyny in the military. But until Fast Company called for a comment, the group had no idea it had been featured on VET Tv. A Protect Our Defenders rep was... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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ajc.com
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
No more 'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful': CoverGirl debuts new sloganstories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, dir
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
stories and the context that beauty plays within their lives,” Katy Alonzo, director of Covergirl's ad agency Droga5, told Fast Company. At the end of the ad, the new slogan flashes across the screen: I am what I make up. The idea is that makeup... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How To Deal With 7 Uncomfortable Situations You’ll Face In Your First Jobto think that you’ll sail through without any blunders. Psychology and marketin
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
to think that you’ll sail through without any blunders. Psychology and marketing professor Art Markman previously wrote for Fast Company, “I have never met anyone who didn’t make a mistake. And some of those mistakes have been costly.” In most... Read more
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The Mercury News
Can Woody Allen and other accused famous men survive Harvey Weinstein’s downfall?that would ruin their careers if they reported him.Gwyneth Paltrow in May. (Pho
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
that would ruin their careers if they reported him.Gwyneth Paltrow in May. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for Fast Company) The Times and New Yorker stories have prompted some of the film industry’s top stars to denounce Weinstein.... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This Solar-Powered Town Is Home To America’s First Self-Driving Shuttle Networkand CEO of Kitson & Partners, the development company that planned the ultra-su
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
and CEO of Kitson & Partners, the development company that planned the ultra-sustainable 18,000-acre community, tells Fast Company. “What we’re hoping people realize when they move to Babcock Ranch is very quickly they’re only going to need... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Flipboard Just Introduced A Seal Of Approval For Mobile-Friendly SitesThe company will also give such articles–including ones from existing mass-medi
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
The company will also give such articles–including ones from existing mass-media partners such as the New York Times and Fast Company as well as smaller outlets–a bump in the algorithms that determine which items Flipboard users see in their... Read more
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Business Wire
Shared Access Announces Partnership with VenueNext to Expand Its Venue Technology Platform Across Europe to Enhance the Fan Experience at Venues and StadiumsAward for “Best Use of Data in a Product or Service,” was named one of the top
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Award for “Best Use of Data in a Product or Service,” was named one of the top ten “Most Innovative Companies in Sports” by Fast Company in 2015, and is the recipient of a 2015 Edison Award for Innovation. © 2017 Shared Access. All rights reserved.... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
“The Industry Is Fundamentally Broken”: Women On Sexism In Silicon Valleyedited version of our conversation late last month at Fang Restaurant in San Fr
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
edited version of our conversation late last month at Fang Restaurant in San Francisco. Sexism in the Valley Roundtable Fast Company: I’ve found that even when I’ve tried to talk to my female colleagues about the moments of discrimination or... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Heavily backed Total Recall powers to Limerick glory while Lord Erskine triumphs in Navanand Listowel, the four-year-old was largely unconsidered beforehand and was sen
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
and Listowel, the four-year-old was largely unconsidered beforehand and was sent off at odds of 25-1. However, the son of Fast Company put his rivals to the sword, travelling sweetly in the slipstream of the leaders before powering clear in the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Russia’s US Propaganda Campaign Infiltrated Instagram, TooBut Fast Company has found at least three suspicious Instagram accounts that sh
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
But Fast Company has found at least three suspicious Instagram accounts that share a number of posts and other features with the Facebook accounts, and that racked up more than 187,000 followers before they were shut down in recent months. When... Read more
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Business Standard India
Soon, a button on Facebook will help you identify fake newsare working to fix the issue that allowed this to happen in the first place and
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
are working to fix the issue that allowed this to happen in the first place and deeply regret the confusion this caused," Fast Company quoted the social media giant as saying. "The new button reflects feedback from our community, including many... Read more
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PR.com
BaM Office Wins Spaces Indiana Best in Show AwardBing and Xbox. BaM campaigns have been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, The
PR.com / Posted 11 days ago
Bing and Xbox. BaM campaigns have been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Fast Company, TIME, Adweek and work has received recognition at The Webby Awards, The One Show, The Creative Media Awards and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Instead Of Throwing Out This Plastic Wrapper, You Eat Itfrom the root,” David Christian, cofounder of Evoware, the Indonesia-based star
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
from the root,” David Christian, cofounder of Evoware, the Indonesia-based startup that designed the new packaging, tells Fast Company. Indonesia is second only to China in creating plastic pollution that ends up on the ocean, mostly coming from... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This Photo Series Captures Our Increasingly Complicated Relationship With Natureof modernity and nature; how we manipulate the earth to sap its resources, and
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
of modernity and nature; how we manipulate the earth to sap its resources, and how some seek to restore it,” Foglia tells Fast Company in an email. In Human Nature, we see a McDonalds covered with a grass roof, and a lush aviary in Singapore... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How “The Good Place” slipped in some sly commentary on sitcom tropesDuring his Fast Company interview, Mike Schur spelled out how writing details l
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
During his Fast Company interview, Mike Schur spelled out how writing details like these organically led his writing team to make a meta-commentary on the tropes in sitcom writing. “When you’re writing a TV show, you end up doing things that are... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Barker And Workman Spearhead Late Nelson ChargeChristensen (#21 Rotax Junior), Liam Pink (#36 Vortex Mini ROK) and Bailey Pate
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Christensen (#21 Rotax Junior), Liam Pink (#36 Vortex Mini ROK) and Bailey Paterson (#6 Briggs LO206). Photo credit: Fast Company/Ross MetcalfeKartSport Canterbury 2017 Garden City Communications Garden City Champs Carrs Road Raceway... Read more
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Fortune
Ford CEO's Public Plansthey’re allowed (even this newsletter sometimes). A ton of the images originate
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
they’re allowed (even this newsletter sometimes). A ton of the images originate from one company: Giphy. Nicole Laporte at Fast Company has a profile of the supplier of GIFs seen by 300 million people a day. Cofounder and CEO Alex Chung thinks... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Energy Department Is Making Up Reasons Why You Need To Pay More For Dirty EnergyFarmer, a clean energy attorney at the nonprofit environmental advocacy group N
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
Farmer, a clean energy attorney at the nonprofit environmental advocacy group Natural Resources Defense Council, tells Fast Company. In the proposal, Energy Secretary Rick Perry asks the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to adopt new... Read more
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CNET
Dropbox's quest to win your heart, and Wall Street’s toothings together, and you get an interesting, extraordinary thing together," Dro
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
things together, and you get an interesting, extraordinary thing together," Dropbox Creative Director Aaron Robbs told Fast Company. "When you get two people working together . . . how does that play in the [brand] system?" I don't really get... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
YouTube’s Top Search Results For Las Vegas Are Already Littered With Conspiracy Theoriesplatform for videos relating to Sunday night’s tragedy, the results are littere
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
platform for videos relating to Sunday night’s tragedy, the results are littered with conspiracy theories and fake news. Fast Company performed a search for “Las Vegas shooting” this morning, and we found the fourth most popular result–with over... Read more
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The Hill
Facebook safety page showed spam, hoaxes after Las Vegas shootingHowever, its removal was delayed by a few minutes, allowing it to be screen cap
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
However, its removal was delayed by a few minutes, allowing it to be screen captured and circulated online,” Facebook told Fast Company on Monday in response to the hoax and spam websites showing up. “We are working to fix the issue that allowed... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Facebook and Google pledged to stop fake news. So why did they promote Las Vegas-shooting hoaxes?disasters, perpetuated the same rumors by linking to sites such as Alt-Right Ne
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
disasters, perpetuated the same rumors by linking to sites such as Alt-Right News and End Time Headlines, according to Fast Company. “This is the same as yelling fire in a crowded theater,” Gabriel Kahn, a professor at the USC Annenberg School... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Death of gas and diesel begins as GM announces plans for 'all-electric future'require a two-pronged approach -- battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell elect
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
require a two-pronged approach -- battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell electric depending vehicles. At Monday's event, Fast Company reported, officials unveiled three concepts for reporters: "a sporty crossover, a larger wagon or SUV and a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Death of gas and diesel begins as GM announces plans for 'all-electric future'require a two-pronged approach -- battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell elect
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
require a two-pronged approach -- battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell electric depending vehicles. At Monday's event, Fast Company reported, officials unveiled three concepts for reporters: "a sporty crossover, a larger wagon or SUV and a... Read more
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