February 23, 2017
Eyal Mesika - Finally good news

Changing the Lives of Nigeria’s Special Needs Community

The Hope House: Empowering Nigeria’s Special Needs Community The Abuja Hope House is literally bringing hope to Nigerians with special needs, opening the door for them […]
April 27, 2014
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil - Online Shopping

Jollywallet Enters South American Market, Signaling the Awaking of the Latin American Online Shopper

Online shopping retailers and e-commerce consumer applications, such as the cashback jollywallet browser add-on, are poised to reap big rewards from the fired-up South American Internet […]
April 23, 2014
Walmart Protest

Strikes and Protests Pay Off for Walmart Workers

After two years of protests and walkouts over employment policies that limited workers’ hours and opportunities for professional development, Walmart finally responded with a new program […]
March 24, 2014
Job fair

Interview Q&A as Corporate Mirror

Glassdoor posted its Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions, and they are – as advertised – quite odd. Judging by their weirdness, one can only imagine what […]
January 28, 2014
Josh Miller

Josh Miller: Co-founder of Branch Re-Envisions Online Conversation

Usually one doesn’t move into a dorm as a senior at Princeton… and then leave a couple of days later. But such is the logical next […]
October 13, 2013
Twitter going public

The Tweet That Shook the World: Twitter Announces IPO F

With Twitter’s recent announcement (by way of a tweet, naturally) that we should expect an IPO from the social media superstar, the buzz has been mostly […]
September 15, 2013
Elon Musk

The Fifth Mode Is Fast Approaching: Elon Musk Drops Open Source HyperLoop Designs

Elon Musk recently released the “alpha design” plans for this futuristic mass transit system, the Hyperloop. As FGN readers know, we have a soft spot for […]
August 25, 2013
Washington Post

On Jeff Bezos’ Wish List: Amazon’s Founder Buys The Washington Post

The world of print news media is undergoing yet another convulsion. Some shake ups are clearly indicative of an industry that is, to put it mildly, […]
June 23, 2013
Eric Schmidt on Online Reputation Management

The Future is Online Reputation Management

The Guardian is dominating the news cycle for good reason. They broke the NSA spying scandal currently consuming the mass attention span of the blogosphere. But […]