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Day: November 26, 2018

‘Intelligent enterprises’ have doubled this year

IoT investment is up as resistance to adoption drops Zebra Technologies has announced the results of its second annual “Intelligent Enterprise Index” revealing that the number of truly intelligent businesses has doubled since 2017. Overall, the Index revealed year-over-year growth…

Facebook Launches Lasso, Its Short-Form Video Competitor to TikTok

With seemingly little fanfare, Facebook has launched its new app Lasso, a standalone short-form video platform that’s been billed as a competitor to TikTok. According to TechCrunch, the app is Facebook’s attempt at winning over its dwindling demographic of teens….

The Curtain Falls on an Ancient Vocation

“It’s the tastiest ice on Earth, and full of vitamins,” Ushca says in Sandy Patch’s short documentary, The Last Ice Merchant. “But nobody wants natural ice from Chimborazo anymore.” When Ushca was 15, his father trained him and his brothers…

Outdated Gender Stereotypes Are ‘Very Much Alive’

“In our home, I take on a lot of responsibilities that previous generations would have scoffed at,” says Whit Honea, a co-founder of Dads 4 Change. In a new episode of Home School, The Atlantic’s animated series about parenting, Honea…