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Things to Consider If You’re Thinking About Buying a Weed Stock

Cannabis stocks have been on a tear the last few years in Canada, but there are still many questions around how—or if you should even bother—trying to get in on the action.
Anne Gaviola
10.16.18
Voices

70,000 People Were Asked How Companies Could Help Them. Here’s What They Said.

Aligning business practices with public priorities isn't easy, but some CEOs are trying to actually help ordinary Americans.
Martin Whittaker
11.29.17
AUSTIN

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Have a New Name: ‘Waymo’

It stands for a new way forward in mobility. Also--the name of a workout in Arkansas.
Madison Margolin
12.13.16
Interview

The Head of CMU's Robotics Lab Says Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Not Even Close’

A conversation on rebuilding after Uber gutted the top lab.
Jordan Pearson
9.1.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Employers Can't Find Enough Workers Who Can Pass Drug Tests

The job market is pretty strong, but so is America's fondness for being high.
Lauren Messman
5.17.16
The Artist

The Artist Gets a Tech Job in This Week's Comic from Anna Haifisch

There's a wireless printer in the smoothie room and an in-house sushi chef.
Anna Haifisch
12.17.15
News

Companies Will Be Able to Sue Governments For Breaking TPP Copyright Rules

The full text of the secretive agreement was released today.
Jordan Pearson
11.5.15
Reddit

​Soylent 2.0 Shipments Were Delayed Due to Mold

Users started complaining in September when shipments of the bottled Soylent were halted. The cause has finally been revealed.
Brian Merchant
10.2.15
tech

We Asked an Expert How the Price of a Pill Could Go from $13.50 to $750 Overnight

Former hedge funder Martin Shkreli made headlines for jacking up the price of a medication dramatically. How can we stop price-gouging from happening?
Mike Pearl
9.22.15
short circuit

Motherboard Reacts to the New Google Logo

This is different than what we're used to.
Nicholas Deleon
9.1.15
Culture

A Synthetic Bio Startup Is Making Cat Poop Coffee Without the Poop (or the Cat)

It's all in how you ferment the beans, the company says.
Jason Koebler
8.20.14
tech

Are Canadians About to Be Prosecuted for File Sharing?

A company called Canipre is drumming up 2,000 legal threats against Canadians for illegal downloading. Is it legit?
Patrick McGuire
12.12.12
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