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For $19, you can learn how JIRA makes businesses work

TLDR: Help companies adjust to change with this $19 bundle. Change is hard. However, change is not only vital, but absolutely inevitable. Having a framework for helping large organizations manage significant process changes is its own vital business need. And from Google and IBM to T-Mobile and Capital One to Sony and eBay, the change…

Cannabis Entrepreneurs: Know the Perils of ‘Accidental Franchising’

Business owners must be aware of the perils of ‘accidental franchising’ Cannabis, the fastest growing industry in the U.S. job market today, is embracing one of America’s most popular business expansion engines — franchising. Denver-based ONE Cannabis and Florida-based Miracle Leaf each claim to be awarding franchises to catapult their growth, the former franchising cannabis…

Facebook fined $5 billion by FTC, must update and adopt new privacy, security measures

CLOSE Facebook must pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine as part of a settlement with the FTC and also agreed to measures that limit the power of the CEO. USA TODAYFacebook must pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, by far the largest penalty ever imposed…

A US senator has introduced a bill that would stop Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube...

US Senator Josh Hawley has introduced a new bill intended to help protect social media users from forming addictive habits. The Social Media Addiction Reduction Technology Act would prevent social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, or Snapchat from using features that automatically generate an endless stream of content.The bill would also require social media…

‘Cowardly’: Some Hollywood insiders say Universal’s decision to scrap the release of ‘The Hunt’...

On Saturday, Universal announced that it was pulling the September 27 release of its thriller, "The Hunt." The latest movie from Blumhouse Productions follows 12 strangers who suddenly wake up in a remote location and learn they have been chosen to be hunted in a game by a group of rich elites. It stars "Glow"…

CannTrust Announces Senior Leadership Changes – Canada NewsWire

VAUGHAN, ON, July 25, 2019 /CNW/ - CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company",TSX: TRST, NYSE: CTST) today announced immediate senior management changes and other interim actions based on the ongoing investigation being undertaken by a special committee (the "Special Committee") of its board of directors (the "Board of Directors"). The investigation into the Company's non-compliance…

Design is complicit in the border crisis. Some architects are speaking out

52,000 people as of May and which the ACLU says has seen nearly 1,000 children separated from their parents in the last year, is difficult for our brains to comprehend. But the images of these spaces cut straight through the numbers: Hands pressing scrawled notes against the security glass of standing-room-only cells. People sleeping on the…

Salesforce is entering the Chinese market amid the tech cold war, and experts say...

In the midst of a tech cold war, Silicon Valley cloud giant Salesforce is officially entering the Chinese market. On Wednesday, Salesforce and the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced a partnership that will allow Alibaba to sell Salesforce's software to customers in China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan. Salesforce will run its software from Alibaba's…

Facebook Fined Record $5 Billion By FTC For Privacy Violations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have fined Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations and are instituting new oversight and restrictions on its business. But they are only holding CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible in a limited fashion. The fine is the largest the Federal Trade Commission has levied on a tech company, though it won’t…

Startup ScoopScoot Is Impounding Wayward E-Scooters In San Diego

binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe descriptive 112727242 story Startup ScoopScoot Is Impounding Wayward E-Scooters In San Diego (nbcnews.com) Posted by BeauHD on Friday July 26, 2019 @07:20PM from the scooter-removal dept. McGruber shares a report from NBC News: In January, two San Diego businessmen launched a company, ScootScoop, that impounds e-scooters at the behest of private property owners.…