In 1990, a study was published looking at 27 Texas counties with a variety of lithium levels in their water. The authors discovered that people whose water had the least amount of lithium had significantly greater levels of suicide, homicide and rape than the people whose water had the higher levels of lithium. The group whose water had the highest lithium level had nearly 40 percent fewer suicides than that with the lowest lithium level.

“The problem isn’t the malware,” Zafrir says. “It is about the ghost in the machine, the people and the process behind the malware. It is about the tenacity, the capacity, the resources that the people behind the malware have. It is about game theory.”

Many CEOs and other business leaders assume that the purpose of a company culture is to promote a comfortable workspace that fosters productivity. But in my experience, the true beauty of a company culture is the ability to make a company more than just a company; it is the chance to make the office a home, to make employees friends and to make the team a family.

Many CEOs and other business leaders assume that the purpose of a company culture is to promote a comfortable workspace that fosters productivity. But in my experience, the true beauty of a company culture is the ability to make a company more than just a company; it is the chance to make the office a home, to make employees friends and to make the team a family.

Just as the iPod killed the CD, Apple hopes to see off plastic and paper payments. While iTunes lightened the music industry’s wallet, banks must hope that Apple Pay will fatten theirs, rather than replace them entirely.

If Facebook were to roll out advertising, along with some sort of revenue-sharing arrangement with creators, “I would be 100% interested,”

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A study by neurologists at University College London found that the hippocampus, the part of the brain responsible for spatial navigation, of a London cabby is significantly larger than those in the rest of the human population—a result of the intense memorization and route-finding undertaken while doing THE KNOWLEDGE.

What is lawful is not always identical to what is right. Sometimes it falls to a judge to align the two. Ward’s judgment runs to more than eighty closely typed pages. It is beautifully written, delicate and humane, philosophically astute, ethically sensitive, and scholarly, with a wide range of historical and legal references.

How a culture shift nearly doomed an iconic local company that once dominated the telecom industry.