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How Shopify Became the Everywhere Store

Tobi Lütke transformed the Canadian upstart into an e-commerce giant by being the anti-Amazon. How long can the formula keep working?

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Alexa, Why Are You Still Here?

Amazon is good at selling smart speakers but is struggling to keep users engaged.

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Is This Drone Really a Spy?

China’s DJI rules the global market for unmanned aerial vehicles. That has the U.S. worried about national security

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

In Search of A Greener Mask

Expanded use during the pandemic has companies racing to develop biodegradable face coverings

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Iran's Water Crisis

Climate change has exposed decades of policy failures, igniting protests

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Ola's Scooter Factory Isn't Making Many Scooters

Trouble at such a high-profile project is a bad sign for India’s electric vehicle industry

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Low-Visibility Mission

Data-tracking failures at the CDC are fueling political support for an overhaul of the agency

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Realtors Are Sorry About All the Discrimination

The National Association of Realtors wants to make amends. As long as it doesn’t have to talk about that 6% commission

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

The Ethical Lock-Picker

Dominic Villeneuve figured out a simple way to bypass a widely used door lock, and he told the manufacturer how he did it. A year and a half later, he’s telling the world

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December 27, 2021 - January 03, 2022 (Double Spread)

Crossing Borders With Crypto

A Mexico-based startup says it can send remittances from the U.S. cheaper and faster

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December 06, 2021

Big Tech's New Vision

The bridge of your nose is precious real estate for purveyors of smart glasses

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December 20, 2021

A Labor Enforcer Readies Her Arsenal

The NLRB’s Jennifer Abruzzo wants more injunctions against employers who violate the law

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December 20, 2021

The U.S. Is Falling Behind on Women's Rights

With the Supreme Court poised to restrict access to abortion, the nation takes another step backward

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December 13, 2021

How the Queen of Christmas Got Her Crown

It seems to be an accepted fact that Mariah Carey is the Queen of Christmas.

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December 20, 2021

How a revered vegetarian restaurant barely avoided disaster to do better than ever, despite everything

Dirt Candy’s pandemic survival story

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December 20, 2021

What You Get When You Cross a Frog - With an Algorithm

The creation of “living machines” is a new, odd frontier in robotics

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December 20, 2021

Tesla Takes Its Critics to Court

Chinese customers and bloggers who complain about its cars are increasingly the targets of lawsuits

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December 20, 2021

Luxury Companies' Pandemic Lessons

Covid lockdowns and the growth of e-commerce are changing merchants’ playbooks

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December 20, 2021

FEAR GREED - Fascination

A wild, emotional year drew investors to meme stocks and Bored Ape NFTs—and changed markets

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December 20, 2021

Power to the People, Not the Platform

India’s gig workers are using social media to demand better treatment. Is the ballot box next?

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December 20, 2021

I'll Have What He's Making

Employees can make more when they know what their peers pull in

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December 20, 2021

The Travel Recovery That Wasn't

Most of us did leave the house this year—we just didn’t go very far.

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December 20, 2021

A Global Urge to Lie Flat

Burned-out millennials and Gen Zers are quitting their jobs by the millions

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December 13, 2021

Covid Pills Face a Truth Problem

Merck’s new medicine is set to enter a landscape where misinformation is widespread

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December 13, 2021

Addicted to Work

In Out of Office, two remote-work evangelists uncover the cause of all your stress: Your job

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December 13, 2021

What a Difference A Year Makes

Halo Infinite was far off track last summer. Now a risky delay seems to have paid off

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December 13, 2021

The Swiss Army Vaccine

There are promising signs that a single vaccine could protect against multiple coronaviruses and variants. But with pharma companies invested in boosters, will anyone pay to develop it?

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Bloomberg Businessweek
December 13, 2021

The ESG Mirage

Sustainable investing is mostly about sustaining profits. MSCI, the largest ESG rating company, doesn’t even try to measure the impact of a corporation on the Earth and its people

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Bloomberg Businessweek
December 13, 2021

The SEC Puts the Brakes On EV SPAC-Mania

Young electric car companies have drawn big valuations from investors. Now they’re drawing regulator scrutiny, too

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December 13, 2021

The No-Stress Saloon

Mercedes’s first electric car, the yachtlike EQS, will lull away your range anxiety.

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December 13, 2021