The life of a high-wire impresario.
Friday, October 2
Wednesday, September 30
Monday, September 28
Inside the paranoid world of Nike headquarters, where people are worried that Adidas might finally be capable of taking over the sneaker industry.
Friday, September 25
For online advertisers, probably most of it. An investigation.
Thursday, September 24
A talk on personal data and the people who collect it:
"Let me ask a trick question. What was the most damaging data breach in the last 12 months? The trick answer is: it's likely something we don't even know about."
Friday, September 18
Wednesday, September 16
Monday, September 14
A profile of jailed trader Tom Hayes, who was either behind the Libor scandal or became its fall guy.
“If You Start From the Premise of Refusing to Be An Asshole, Then a Lot of Other Decisions Kind of Make Themselves.”
An interview with Steve Albini on art, commerce, and ethic.
Thursday, September 10
John McAfee created one of the first anti-virus programs. Then he traveled to Belize, where he lived with a harem of young women and a lot of guns. His neighbor was murdered under mysterious circumstances. Today he’s convinced he’s being followed by members of the Sinaloa Cartel, as evidenced by packets of cream cheese he claims to have found near his residence. He also wants you to use his new mobile security apps.
Activist investor Bill Ackman set out to destroy the multilevel marketing company. But did he wind up helping it succeed instead?