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Basecamp bosses banned politics at work over a social justice diagram

The ADL’s “Pyramid of Hate.” Image via adl.org.


The company’s ban on social discussions forgets that workers are people


Off Brand

Why one of the most important technological objects in a democracy — now at the center of every conspiracy theory — has been such a sleepy industry

A photo collage of a man driving a horse-pulled cart, with a voting booth on the cart.
A photo collage of a man driving a horse-pulled cart, with a voting booth on the cart.
Illustration: Julia Moburg/Medium


No Mercy No Malice

And why Pinterest and Snapchat are leaving money on the table


Facebook could do a better job explaining its value proposition

Two white doors side by side, each with a sign that says “FREE” and “PRIVATE
Two white doors side by side, each with a sign that says “FREE” and “PRIVATE
Photo illustration, sources: Mohamed Elkhamisy/EyeEm; Jose A. Bernat Bacete/Moment viaGetty


WHERE ARE THEY NOW

An investigation two decades later

Photo illustration, source: Erik Freeland/Getty Images


Who needs threats of antitrust when Zuckerberg and Cook are heading towards their own Shakespearean ending

A photo illustration of Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook faces superimposed on to famous ancient orators in a painting and arguing.
A photo illustration of Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook faces superimposed on to famous ancient orators in a painting and arguing.
Photo illustration, source: Drew Angerer; Justin Sullivan / Getty


You will never be able to take the brand risks, the legal risks, or the partnerships risks that a true startup can

Noam Bardin of Waze. Photo: Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images


Number Crunch

A horde of angry users have left negative reviews of the online trading app


Number Crunch

That’s a big whoops

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