Black People Face Big Barriers Entering the Legal Weed Industry

The marijuana business is booming in the US, but the high costs of setting up legal weed operations are shutting out many black and brown entrepreneurs.


NYC's Innovation Director Has a Mission to Fight Inequality

New York City’s director of innovation Jeff Merritt tells Motherboard about how he's working to ensure lower-income communities have access to the same tech as wealthy ones.


After Huge Victory, Conor McGregor Wants an Ownership Stake in the UFC

The two-belt champion makes an unprecedented move to get what’s coming to him.


A Layman's Guide to the Finance Industry's Cryptic Jargon

Wall Street can therefore seem like a very private club. But in fact anyone can participate; the barriers to entry are as much linguistic as they are financial. With that in mind, here's a primer on the A to Z of the financial multiverse.


Your Brain Doesn't Like It When You—or Others—Get Screwed on Wages

New research examines how our brains respond to fairness.