Mark Zuckerberg is suing hundreds of Hawaiians to protect his 700-acre Kauai estate

Mark Zuckerberg paid close to $100 million for 700 acres of beachfront property on the island of Kauai in 2014. Now the Facebook billionaire is suing a few hundred Hawaiians who still have legal-ownership claims to parts of his vacation estate through their ancestors, as first reported by the Honolulu Star Advertiser. Three holding companies […]

World’s eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50%

The world’s eight richest billionaires control the same wealth between them as the poorest half of the globe’s population, according to a charity warning of an ever-increasing and dangerous concentration of wealth.   In a report published to coincide with the start of the week-long World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Oxfam said it was […]

Transcript of Simon Sinek Millennials in the Workplace Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5MC2X-LRbkE This is a transcript of an interview with Simon Sinek about his take on millennials in the workplace recorded in Dec of 2016. I thought it was meaningful and decided to type out the interview for my blog. If you have any opinions on what Simon summarizes, please leave me a comment below. I […]

For Fact-Checking Website Snopes, a Bigger Role Brings More Attacks

SAN DIEGO — The last line of defense against the torrent of half-truths, untruths and outright fakery that make up so much of the modern internet is in a downscale strip mall near the beach. Snopes, the fact-checking website, does not have an office designed to impress, or even be noticed. A big sign outside […]

Uber expects to give 15 million rides for New Year Celebrations

That’s three times more than last year. If you’ve ever tried to hail an Uber on New Year’s Eve, you know it’s either impossible to get a ride or it will cost you. This year should be a little different, mostly because Uber now shows you what the total cost of the ride will be […]